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Course Description

Emergency Response Fundamentals focuses on entry-level training required for working in the field of emergency prehospital care. Topics covered include: emergency medical services, patient assessment, basic life support, therapies, trauma and medical emergencies, emergency childbirth, geriatrics, environmental emergencies, special situations and professionalism.

The course combines online-managed self-study of theoretical concepts with mandatory classroom lab days which include lecture and practical components. You’ll be required to complete pre-course work online leading up to the first in-person lab.

Note: Registration for this course closes seven days prior to the course start date.

EMRG-001 is the first course to complete for the EMR certificate; it is a mandatory prerequisite for EMRG-003 Advanced Emergency Response and EMRG-102 ITLS Basic Provider.

Learner Outcomes

Upon successful completion of this course you will be able to:

  • Use appropriate medical terminology to describe the anatomy and physiology of the human body and explain anatomy and physiology of the following body systems: nervous, respiratory, cardiovascular, musculoskeletal, integumentary system, gastrointestinal and genitourinary, and the endocrine system;
  • Discuss common body responses to disease and the impact the disease may have on patients;
  • Perform a primary and reassessment survey;
  • Demonstrate the procedure used to obtain: an accurate pulse rate, an accurate respiratory rate and an accurate blood pressure;
  • Assess a patient’s condition using skin condition characteristics, pupil characteristics, and using pulse oximetry;
  • Obtain an accurate blood glucose level (BGL);
  • Obtain a patient’s history using standard procedures;
  • Demonstrate patient management skills;
  • Manage a critical situation with appropriate intervention;
  • Discuss the basic pharmacology behind the medications that may be encountered as a first responder;
  • Manage the following: symptoms specific to a poisoning and overdose; common medical emergencies associated with the various body systems; common traumatic emergencies; conditions, illnesses and injuries specific to exposure to hot and cold environments; illnesses and injuries associated with the female reproductive system, pregnancy and childbirth; and illnesses and injuries to the geriatric patient;
  • Utilize communication techniques to establish effective relationships with colleagues, patients and the general public;
  • Apply the principles of a safe work environment when working as a medical first responder;
  • Describe the interventions expected of a medical first responder in a multiple casualty incident (MCI);
  • Compare the equipment, vehicles and vehicle operation associated with the transportation of patients in Alberta;
  • Develop a strategy to maintain good mental and physical health as a prehospital care practitioner.

You’ll receive a completion card upon successfully completing the Heart & Stroke Basic Life Support Provider course. The completion card is valid for one year.

To request a course outline, contact conedadvising@sait.ca

Prerequisites

To register for EMRG-001, you must first email ConEdAdvising@sait.ca documented proof (legible scan of original transcripts, certificates, permits, etc.) that you meet the course requirements (listed below). We need your full documentation at least seven days before the start date of your selected course section to verify and register you into this course (and optionally, to immediately register you into EMRG-003 Advanced Emergency Response and EMRG-102 ITLS Basic Provider, as well.

Proof of completion with a minimum 50% passing grade for each of the following courses:

  • English Language Arts 30-1 or English Language Arts 30-2; AND,
  • One of: Math 10C or Pure Math 10 or Math 20-1 or Math 20-2 or Applied Math 20; AND
  • Biology 30; AND

There is also the expectation that you’re fluent and proficient in the English Language. For this non-credit EMR program, we’ll accept your completion of English Language Arts 30-1 or 30-2 as proof of minimum English Proficiency. If you plan to continue on with SAIT’s PCP certificate program, take note of program admission requirements including higher-level Math and English Proficiency.

Note: There is no requirement to obtain a driver’s licence (Class 5 or other) or provide proof thereof for the EMR program. As you progress through your paramedic learning/employment journey, ensure you understand the driving requirements for your particular employment opportunities.

Contact ConEdAdvising@sait.ca for more clarification on high school prerequisites & equivalencies, or any other questions.

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Section Title
Emergency Response Fundamentals
Type
Online Asynchronous
Dates
Aug 22, 2022 to Aug 31, 2022
Type
Laboratory
Days
M
Time
8:00AM to 5:00PM
Dates
Aug 22, 2022
Type
Laboratory
Days
T
Time
8:00AM to 5:00PM
Dates
Aug 23, 2022
Type
Laboratory
Days
W
Time
8:00AM to 5:00PM
Dates
Aug 24, 2022
Type
Laboratory
Days
M
Time
8:00AM to 5:00PM
Dates
Aug 29, 2022
Type
Laboratory
Days
W
Time
8:00AM to 5:00PM
Dates
Aug 31, 2022
Type
Laboratory
Days
W
Time
12:00PM to 5:00PM
Dates
Aug 31, 2022
Schedule and Location
Contact Hours
85.0
Location
  • Main Campus
Delivery Options
Blended  
Course Fee(s)
Tuition Fee non-credit $1,050.00
Potential Discount(s)
Drop Request Deadline
Feb 23, 2022 to Aug 23, 2022
Transfer Request Deadline
Feb 23, 2022 to Aug 23, 2022
Withdrawal Request Deadline
Aug 24, 2022 to Aug 26, 2022
Required Software
There is no software required for this course. Note minimum technical requirements to use the Brightspace (D2L) online learning platform.
Reading List / Textbook

One textbook required (also used for EMRG-003): Limmer, D., Karren, K., Hafen, B., Mackay, J. & Mackay, M. (2018). Emergency Medical Responder: A Skills Approach (5th ed.). Toronto, ON: Pearson Canada Inc. ISBN: 9780133946215. Buy/rent it as a hardcover or e-book from the SAIT Bookstore

Note: terms & conditions of access for digital format and shipping/return & refund policies.

Section Notes
  • If you haven’t already, email ConEdAdvising@sait.ca documented proof that you meet the EMRG-001 prerequisites.
  • You will need to purchase these three items, if you don’t have them already: (1) Stethoscope; (2) CSA Approved Safety Glasses; and (3) Face Mask. You’ll use these materials for EMRG-003 and EMRG-102, as well. SAIT will provide the rest.
  • At least two weeks before course start date, log in to your course in Brightspace(D2L), watch the orientation video, read through the homepage announcements and complete any pre-course work.
  • Read Health and Safety on Campus, Campus Map, Transit & Parking. We recommend downloading the SAIT Alert App to access the most current campus information. 

If you have any questions, contact ConEdAdvising@sait.ca

Section Title
Emergency Response Fundamentals
Type
Online Asynchronous
Dates
Sep 02, 2022 to Sep 23, 2022
Type
Laboratory
Days
F
Time
8:00AM to 5:00PM
Dates
Sep 02, 2022
Type
Laboratory
Days
W
Time
8:00AM to 5:00PM
Dates
Sep 07, 2022
Type
Laboratory
Days
M
Time
8:00AM to 5:00PM
Dates
Sep 12, 2022
Type
Laboratory
Days
Th
Time
8:00AM to 5:00PM
Dates
Sep 15, 2022
Type
Laboratory
Days
F
Time
8:00AM to 5:00PM
Dates
Sep 23, 2022
Type
Laboratory
Days
F
Time
12:00PM to 5:00PM
Dates
Sep 23, 2022
Schedule and Location
Contact Hours
85.0
Location
  • Main Campus
Delivery Options
Blended  
Course Fee(s)
Tuition Fee non-credit $1,060.00
Potential Discount(s)
Drop Request Deadline
Apr 13, 2022 to Sep 05, 2022
Transfer Request Deadline
Apr 13, 2022 to Sep 05, 2022
Withdrawal Request Deadline
Sep 06, 2022 to Sep 14, 2022
Required Software
There is no software required for this course. Note minimum technical requirements to use the Brightspace (D2L) online learning platform.
Reading List / Textbook

One textbook required (also used for EMRG-003): Limmer, D., Karren, K., Hafen, B., Mackay, J. & Mackay, M. (2018). Emergency Medical Responder: A Skills Approach (5th ed.). Toronto, ON: Pearson Canada Inc. ISBN: 9780133946215. Buy/rent it as a hardcover or e-book from the SAIT Bookstore

Note: terms & conditions of access for digital format and shipping/return & refund policies.

Section Notes
  • If you haven’t already, email ConEdAdvising@sait.ca documented proof that you meet the EMRG-001 prerequisites.
  • You will need to purchase these three items, if you don’t have them already: (1) Stethoscope; (2) CSA Approved Safety Glasses; and (3) Face Mask. You’ll use these materials for EMRG-003 and EMRG-102, as well. SAIT will provide the rest.
  • At least two weeks before course start date, log in to your course in Brightspace(D2L), watch the orientation video, read through the homepage announcements and complete any pre-course work.
  • Read Health and Safety on Campus, Campus Map, Transit & Parking. We recommend downloading the SAIT Alert App to access the most current campus information. 

If you have any questions, contact ConEdAdvising@sait.ca

Section Title
Emergency Response Fundamentals
Type
Online Asynchronous
Dates
Sep 13, 2022 to Sep 22, 2022
Type
Laboratory
Days
T
Time
8:00AM to 5:00PM
Dates
Sep 13, 2022
Type
Laboratory
Days
Th
Time
8:00AM to 5:00PM
Dates
Sep 15, 2022
Type
Laboratory
Days
Sa
Time
8:00AM to 5:00PM
Dates
Sep 17, 2022
Type
Laboratory
Days
T
Time
8:00AM to 5:00PM
Dates
Sep 20, 2022
Type
Laboratory
Days
Th
Time
8:00AM to 5:00PM
Dates
Sep 22, 2022
Type
Laboratory
Days
Th
Time
12:00PM to 5:00PM
Dates
Sep 22, 2022
Schedule and Location
Contact Hours
85.0
Location
  • Main Campus
Delivery Options
Blended  
Course Fee(s)
Tuition Fee non-credit $1,060.00
Potential Discount(s)
Drop Request Deadline
Apr 13, 2022 to Sep 14, 2022
Transfer Request Deadline
Apr 13, 2022 to Sep 14, 2022
Withdrawal Request Deadline
Sep 15, 2022 to Sep 18, 2022
Required Software
There is no software required for this course. Note minimum technical requirements to use the Brightspace (D2L) online learning platform.
Reading List / Textbook

One textbook required (also used for EMRG-003): Limmer, D., Karren, K., Hafen, B., Mackay, J. & Mackay, M. (2018). Emergency Medical Responder: A Skills Approach (5th ed.). Toronto, ON: Pearson Canada Inc. ISBN: 9780133946215. Buy/rent it as a hardcover or e-book from the SAIT Bookstore

Note: terms & conditions of access for digital format and shipping/return & refund policies.

Section Notes
  • If you haven’t already, email ConEdAdvising@sait.ca documented proof that you meet the EMRG-001 prerequisites.
  • You will need to purchase these three items, if you don’t have them already: (1) Stethoscope; (2) CSA Approved Safety Glasses; and (3) Face Mask. You’ll use these materials for EMRG-003 and EMRG-102, as well. SAIT will provide the rest.
  • At least two weeks before course start date, log in to your course in Brightspace(D2L), watch the orientation video, read through the homepage announcements and complete any pre-course work.
  • Read Health and Safety on Campus, Campus Map, Transit & Parking. We recommend downloading the SAIT Alert App to access the most current campus information. 

If you have any questions, contact ConEdAdvising@sait.ca

Section Title
Emergency Response Fundamentals
Type
Online Asynchronous
Dates
Sep 27, 2022 to Oct 17, 2022
Type
Laboratory
Days
T
Time
8:00AM to 5:00PM
Dates
Sep 27, 2022
Type
Laboratory
Days
Sa
Time
8:00AM to 5:00PM
Dates
Oct 01, 2022
Type
Laboratory
Days
W
Time
8:00AM to 5:00PM
Dates
Oct 05, 2022
Type
Laboratory
Days
Th
Time
8:00AM to 5:00PM
Dates
Oct 13, 2022
Type
Laboratory
Days
M
Time
8:00AM to 5:00PM
Dates
Oct 17, 2022
Type
Laboratory
Days
M
Time
12:00PM to 5:00PM
Dates
Oct 17, 2022
Schedule and Location
Contact Hours
85.0
Location
  • Main Campus
Delivery Options
Blended  
Course Fee(s)
Tuition Fee non-credit $1,060.00
Potential Discount(s)
Drop Request Deadline
Apr 13, 2022 to Sep 29, 2022
Transfer Request Deadline
Apr 13, 2022 to Sep 29, 2022
Withdrawal Request Deadline
Sep 30, 2022 to Oct 06, 2022
Required Software
There is no software required for this course. Note minimum technical requirements to use the Brightspace (D2L) online learning platform.
Reading List / Textbook

One textbook required (also used for EMRG-003): Limmer, D., Karren, K., Hafen, B., Mackay, J. & Mackay, M. (2018). Emergency Medical Responder: A Skills Approach (5th ed.). Toronto, ON: Pearson Canada Inc. ISBN: 9780133946215. Buy/rent it as a hardcover or e-book from the SAIT Bookstore

Note: terms & conditions of access for digital format and shipping/return & refund policies.

Section Notes
  • If you haven’t already, email ConEdAdvising@sait.ca documented proof that you meet the EMRG-001 prerequisites.
  • You will need to purchase these three items, if you don’t have them already: (1) Stethoscope; (2) CSA Approved Safety Glasses; and (3) Face Mask. You’ll use these materials for EMRG-003 and EMRG-102, as well. SAIT will provide the rest.
  • At least two weeks before course start date, log in to your course in Brightspace(D2L), watch the orientation video, read through the homepage announcements and complete any pre-course work.
  • Read Health and Safety on Campus, Campus Map, Transit & Parking. We recommend downloading the SAIT Alert App to access the most current campus information. 

If you have any questions, contact ConEdAdvising@sait.ca

Section Title
Emergency Response Fundamentals
Type
Online Asynchronous
Dates
Oct 06, 2022 to Oct 22, 2022
Type
Laboratory
Days
Th
Time
8:00AM to 5:00PM
Dates
Oct 06, 2022
Type
Laboratory
Days
Su
Time
8:00AM to 5:00PM
Dates
Oct 09, 2022
Type
Laboratory
Days
Th
Time
8:00AM to 5:00PM
Dates
Oct 13, 2022
Type
Laboratory
Days
T
Time
8:00AM to 5:00PM
Dates
Oct 18, 2022
Type
Laboratory
Days
Sa
Time
8:00AM to 5:00PM
Dates
Oct 22, 2022
Type
Laboratory
Days
Sa
Time
12:00PM to 5:00PM
Dates
Oct 22, 2022
Schedule and Location
Contact Hours
85.0
Location
  • Main Campus
Delivery Options
Blended  
Course Fee(s)
Tuition Fee non-credit $1,060.00
Potential Discount(s)
Drop Request Deadline
Apr 13, 2022 to Oct 07, 2022
Transfer Request Deadline
Apr 13, 2022 to Oct 07, 2022
Withdrawal Request Deadline
Oct 08, 2022 to Oct 12, 2022
Required Software
There is no software required for this course. Note minimum technical requirements to use the Brightspace (D2L) online learning platform.
Reading List / Textbook

One textbook required (also used for EMRG-003): Limmer, D., Karren, K., Hafen, B., Mackay, J. & Mackay, M. (2018). Emergency Medical Responder: A Skills Approach (5th ed.). Toronto, ON: Pearson Canada Inc. ISBN: 9780133946215. Buy/rent it as a hardcover or e-book from the SAIT Bookstore

Note: terms & conditions of access for digital format and shipping/return & refund policies.

Section Notes
  • If you haven’t already, email ConEdAdvising@sait.ca documented proof that you meet the EMRG-001 prerequisites.
  • You will need to purchase these three items, if you don’t have them already: (1) Stethoscope; (2) CSA Approved Safety Glasses; and (3) Face Mask. You’ll use these materials for EMRG-003 and EMRG-102, as well. SAIT will provide the rest.
  • At least two weeks before course start date, log in to your course in Brightspace(D2L), watch the orientation video, read through the homepage announcements and complete any pre-course work.
  • Read Health and Safety on Campus, Campus Map, Transit & Parking. We recommend downloading the SAIT Alert App to access the most current campus information. 

If you have any questions, contact ConEdAdvising@sait.ca

Section Title
Emergency Response Fundamentals
Type
Online Asynchronous
Dates
Oct 14, 2022 to Nov 05, 2022
Type
Laboratory
Days
F
Time
8:00AM to 5:00PM
Dates
Oct 14, 2022
Type
Laboratory
Days
M
Time
8:00AM to 5:00PM
Dates
Oct 17, 2022
Type
Laboratory
Days
Sa
Time
8:00AM to 5:00PM
Dates
Oct 22, 2022
Type
Laboratory
Days
F
Time
8:00AM to 5:00PM
Dates
Oct 28, 2022
Type
Laboratory
Days
Sa
Time
8:00AM to 5:00PM
Dates
Nov 05, 2022
Type
Laboratory
Days
Sa
Time
12:00PM to 5:00PM
Dates
Nov 05, 2022
Schedule and Location
Contact Hours
85.0
Location
  • Main Campus
Delivery Options
Blended  
Course Fee(s)
Tuition Fee non-credit $1,060.00
Potential Discount(s)
Drop Request Deadline
Apr 14, 2022 to Oct 15, 2022
Transfer Request Deadline
Apr 14, 2022 to Oct 15, 2022
Withdrawal Request Deadline
Oct 16, 2022 to Oct 24, 2022
Required Software
There is no software required for this course. Note minimum technical requirements to use the Brightspace (D2L) online learning platform.
Reading List / Textbook

One textbook required (also used for EMRG-003): Limmer, D., Karren, K., Hafen, B., Mackay, J. & Mackay, M. (2018). Emergency Medical Responder: A Skills Approach (5th ed.). Toronto, ON: Pearson Canada Inc. ISBN: 9780133946215. Buy/rent it as a hardcover or e-book from the SAIT Bookstore

Note: terms & conditions of access for digital format and shipping/return & refund policies.

Section Notes
  • If you haven’t already, email ConEdAdvising@sait.ca documented proof that you meet the EMRG-001 prerequisites.
  • You will need to purchase these three items, if you don’t have them already: (1) Stethoscope; (2) CSA Approved Safety Glasses; and (3) Face Mask. You’ll use these materials for EMRG-003 and EMRG-102, as well. SAIT will provide the rest.
  • At least two weeks before course start date, log in to your course in Brightspace(D2L), watch the orientation video, read through the homepage announcements and complete any pre-course work.
  • Read Health and Safety on Campus, Campus Map, Transit & Parking. We recommend downloading the SAIT Alert App to access the most current campus information. 

If you have any questions, contact ConEdAdvising@sait.ca

Section Title
Emergency Response Fundamentals
Type
Online Asynchronous
Dates
Oct 24, 2022 to Nov 02, 2022
Type
Laboratory
Days
M
Time
8:00AM to 4:00PM
Dates
Oct 24, 2022
Type
Laboratory
Days
W
Time
8:00AM to 4:00PM
Dates
Oct 26, 2022
Type
Laboratory
Days
Th
Time
8:00AM to 4:00PM
Dates
Oct 27, 2022
Type
Laboratory
Days
M
Time
8:00AM to 4:00PM
Dates
Oct 31, 2022
Type
Laboratory
Days
W
Time
8:00AM to 4:00PM
Dates
Nov 02, 2022
Type
Laboratory
Days
W
Time
12:00PM to 5:00PM
Dates
Nov 02, 2022
Schedule and Location
Contact Hours
85.0
Location
  • Main Campus
Delivery Options
Blended  
Course Fee(s)
Tuition Fee non-credit $1,060.00
Potential Discount(s)
Drop Request Deadline
May 18, 2022 to Oct 25, 2022
Transfer Request Deadline
May 18, 2022 to Oct 25, 2022
Withdrawal Request Deadline
Oct 26, 2022 to Oct 27, 2022
Required Software
There is no software required for this course. Note minimum technical requirements to use the Brightspace (D2L) online learning platform.
Reading List / Textbook

One textbook required (also used for EMRG-003): Limmer, D., Karren, K., Hafen, B., Mackay, J. & Mackay, M. (2018). Emergency Medical Responder: A Skills Approach (5th ed.). Toronto, ON: Pearson Canada Inc. ISBN: 9780133946215. Buy/rent it as a hardcover or e-book from the SAIT Bookstore

Note: terms & conditions of access for digital format and shipping/return & refund policies.

Section Notes
  • If you haven’t already, email ConEdAdvising@sait.ca documented proof that you meet the EMRG-001 prerequisites.
  • You will need to purchase these three items, if you don’t have them already: (1) Stethoscope; (2) CSA Approved Safety Glasses; and (3) Face Mask. You’ll use these materials for EMRG-003 and EMRG-102, as well. SAIT will provide the rest.
  • At least two weeks before course start date, log in to your course in Brightspace(D2L), watch the orientation video, read through the homepage announcements and complete any pre-course work.
  • Read Health and Safety on Campus, Campus Map, Transit & Parking. We recommend downloading the SAIT Alert App to access the most current campus information.

If you have any questions, contact ConEdAdvising@sait.ca

Section Title
Emergency Response Fundamentals
Type
Online Asynchronous
Dates
Nov 05, 2022 to Nov 19, 2022
Type
Laboratory
Days
Sa
Time
8:00AM to 5:00PM
Dates
Nov 05, 2022
Type
Laboratory
Days
Th
Time
8:00AM to 5:00PM
Dates
Nov 10, 2022
Type
Laboratory
Days
T
Time
8:00AM to 5:00PM
Dates
Nov 15, 2022
Type
Laboratory
Days
Th
Time
8:00AM to 5:00PM
Dates
Nov 17, 2022
Type
Laboratory
Days
Sa
Time
8:00AM to 5:00PM
Dates
Nov 19, 2022
Type
Laboratory
Days
Sa
Time
12:00PM to 5:00PM
Dates
Nov 19, 2022
Schedule and Location
Contact Hours
85.0
Location
  • Main Campus
Delivery Options
Blended  
Course Fee(s)
Tuition Fee non-credit $1,060.00
Potential Discount(s)
Drop Request Deadline
Apr 14, 2022 to Nov 08, 2022
Transfer Request Deadline
Apr 14, 2022 to Nov 08, 2022
Withdrawal Request Deadline
Nov 09, 2022 to Nov 13, 2022
Required Software
There is no software required for this course. Note minimum technical requirements to use the Brightspace (D2L) online learning platform.
Reading List / Textbook

One textbook required (also used for EMRG-003): Limmer, D., Karren, K., Hafen, B., Mackay, J. & Mackay, M. (2018). Emergency Medical Responder: A Skills Approach (5th ed.). Toronto, ON: Pearson Canada Inc. ISBN: 9780133946215. Buy/rent it as a hardcover or e-book from the SAIT Bookstore

Note: terms & conditions of access for digital format and shipping/return & refund policies.

Section Notes
  • If you haven’t already, email ConEdAdvising@sait.ca documented proof that you meet the EMRG-001 prerequisites.
  • You will need to purchase these three items, if you don’t have them already: (1) Stethoscope; (2) CSA Approved Safety Glasses; and (3) Face Mask. You’ll use these materials for EMRG-003 and EMRG-102, as well. SAIT will provide the rest.
  • At least two weeks before course start date, log in to your course in Brightspace(D2L), watch the orientation video, read through the homepage announcements and complete any pre-course work.
  • Read Health and Safety on Campus, Campus Map, Transit & Parking. We recommend downloading the SAIT Alert App to access the most current campus information. 

If you have any questions, contact ConEdAdvising@sait.ca

Section Title
Emergency Response Fundamentals
Type
Online Asynchronous
Dates
Nov 07, 2022 to Nov 23, 2022
Type
Laboratory
Days
M
Time
8:00AM to 5:00PM
Dates
Nov 07, 2022
Type
Laboratory
Days
W
Time
8:00AM to 5:00PM
Dates
Nov 09, 2022
Type
Laboratory
Days
M
Time
8:00AM to 5:00PM
Dates
Nov 14, 2022
Type
Laboratory
Days
W
Time
8:00AM to 5:00PM
Dates
Nov 16, 2022
Type
Laboratory
Days
W
Time
8:00AM to 5:00PM
Dates
Nov 23, 2022
Type
Laboratory
Days
W
Time
12:00PM to 5:00PM
Dates
Nov 23, 2022
Schedule and Location
Contact Hours
85.0
Location
  • Main Campus
Delivery Options
Blended  
Course Fee(s)
Tuition Fee non-credit $1,060.00
Potential Discount(s)
Drop Request Deadline
May 18, 2022 to Nov 08, 2022
Transfer Request Deadline
May 18, 2022 to Nov 08, 2022
Withdrawal Request Deadline
Nov 09, 2022 to Nov 15, 2022
Required Software
There is no software required for this course. Note minimum technical requirements to use the Brightspace (D2L) online learning platform.
Reading List / Textbook

One textbook required (also used for EMRG-003): Limmer, D., Karren, K., Hafen, B., Mackay, J. & Mackay, M. (2018). Emergency Medical Responder: A Skills Approach (5th ed.). Toronto, ON: Pearson Canada Inc. ISBN: 9780133946215. Buy/rent it as a hardcover or e-book from the SAIT Bookstore

Note: terms & conditions of access for digital format and shipping/return & refund policies.

Section Notes
  • If you haven’t already, email ConEdAdvising@sait.ca documented proof that you meet the EMRG-001 prerequisites.
  • You will need to purchase these three items, if you don’t have them already: (1) Stethoscope; (2) CSA Approved Safety Glasses; and (3) Face Mask. You’ll use these materials for EMRG-003 and EMRG-102, as well. SAIT will provide the rest.
  • At least two weeks before course start date, log in to your course in Brightspace(D2L), watch the orientation video, read through the homepage announcements and complete any pre-course work.
  • Read Health and Safety on Campus, Campus Map, Transit & Parking. We recommend downloading the SAIT Alert App to access the most current campus information. 

If you have any questions, contact ConEdAdvising@sait.ca

Section Title
Emergency Response Fundamentals
Type
Online Asynchronous
Dates
Nov 23, 2022 to Dec 15, 2022
Type
Laboratory
Days
W
Time
8:00AM to 5:00PM
Dates
Nov 23, 2022
Type
Laboratory
Days
Sa
Time
8:00AM to 5:00PM
Dates
Nov 26, 2022
Type
Laboratory
Days
W
Time
8:00AM to 5:00PM
Dates
Dec 07, 2022
Type
Laboratory
Days
Th
Time
8:00AM to 5:00PM
Dates
Dec 08, 2022
Type
Laboratory
Days
Th
Time
8:00AM to 5:00PM
Dates
Dec 15, 2022
Type
Laboratory
Days
Th
Time
12:00PM to 5:00PM
Dates
Dec 15, 2022
Schedule and Location
Contact Hours
85.0
Location
  • Main Campus
Delivery Options
Blended  
Course Fee(s)
Tuition Fee non-credit $1,060.00
Potential Discount(s)
Drop Request Deadline
Apr 13, 2022 to Nov 24, 2022
Transfer Request Deadline
Apr 13, 2022 to Nov 24, 2022
Withdrawal Request Deadline
Nov 25, 2022 to Dec 05, 2022
Required Software
There is no software required for this course. Note minimum technical requirements to use the Brightspace (D2L) online learning platform.
Reading List / Textbook

One textbook required (also used for EMRG-003): Limmer, D., Karren, K., Hafen, B., Mackay, J. & Mackay, M. (2018). Emergency Medical Responder: A Skills Approach (5th ed.). Toronto, ON: Pearson Canada Inc. ISBN: 9780133946215. Buy/rent it as a hardcover or e-book from the SAIT Bookstore

Note: terms & conditions of access for digital format and shipping/return & refund policies.

Section Notes
  • If you haven’t already, email ConEdAdvising@sait.ca documented proof that you meet the EMRG-001 prerequisites.
  • You will need to purchase these three items, if you don’t have them already: (1) Stethoscope; (2) CSA Approved Safety Glasses; and (3) Face Mask. You’ll use these materials for EMRG-003 and EMRG-102, as well. SAIT will provide the rest.
  • At least two weeks before course start date, log in to your course in Brightspace(D2L), watch the orientation video, read through the homepage announcements and complete any pre-course work.
  • Read Health and Safety on Campus, Campus Map, Transit & Parking. We recommend downloading the SAIT Alert App to access the most current campus information. 

If you have any questions, contact ConEdAdvising@sait.ca

Section Title
Emergency Response Fundamentals
Type
Lecture - Online Asynchronous
Dates
Dec 05, 2022 to Dec 19, 2022
Type
Laboratory
Days
M
Time
8:00AM to 5:00PM
Dates
Dec 05, 2022
Type
Laboratory
Days
W
Time
8:00AM to 5:00PM
Dates
Dec 07, 2022
Type
Laboratory
Days
M
Time
8:00AM to 5:00PM
Dates
Dec 12, 2022
Type
Laboratory
Days
W
Time
8:00AM to 5:00PM
Dates
Dec 14, 2022
Type
Laboratory
Days
M
Time
8:00AM to 5:00PM
Dates
Dec 19, 2022
Type
Laboratory
Days
M
Time
12:00PM to 5:00PM
Dates
Dec 19, 2022
Schedule and Location
Contact Hours
85.0
Location
  • Main Campus
Delivery Options
Blended  
Course Fee(s)
Tuition Fee non-credit $1,060.00
Potential Discount(s)
Drop Request Deadline
May 18, 2022 to Dec 06, 2022
Transfer Request Deadline
May 18, 2022 to Dec 06, 2022
Withdrawal Request Deadline
Dec 07, 2022 to Dec 10, 2022
Required Software
There is no software required for this course. Note minimum technical requirements to use the Brightspace (D2L) online learning platform.
Reading List / Textbook

One textbook required (also used for EMRG-003): Limmer, D., Karren, K., Hafen, B., Mackay, J. & Mackay, M. (2018). Emergency Medical Responder: A Skills Approach (5th ed.). Toronto, ON: Pearson Canada Inc. ISBN: 9780133946215. Buy/rent it as a hardcover or e-book from the SAIT Bookstore

Note: terms & conditions of access for digital format and shipping/return & refund policies.

Section Notes
  • If you haven’t already, email ConEdAdvising@sait.ca documented proof that you meet the EMRG-001 prerequisites.
  • You will need to purchase these three items, if you don’t have them already: (1) Stethoscope; (2) CSA Approved Safety Glasses; and (3) Face Mask. You’ll use these materials for EMRG-003 and EMRG-102, as well. SAIT will provide the rest.
  • At least two weeks before course start date, log in to your course in Brightspace(D2L), watch the orientation video, read through the homepage announcements and complete any pre-course work.
  • Read Health and Safety on Campus, Campus Map, Transit & Parking. We recommend downloading the SAIT Alert App to access the most current campus information. 

If you have any questions, contact ConEdAdvising@sait.ca

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