Central Texas College Distance Education

Emergency Pharmacology

A study of drug classifications, actions, therapeutic uses, adverse effects, routes of administration, and calculation of dosages. Upon successful completion of this course, EMSP 1355, EMSP 1338, EMSP 1356, and EMSP 2262, students are eligible to take the exam to be certified as an Advanced EMT by the National Registry and then apply for EMT-Intermediate certification by the Texas Department of State Health Services. Prerequisites: Current CPR certification, National Registry certification, or Texas State certification as an Emergency Medical Technician (EMT). See also admission requirements.