The course takes place in period

  • 3 (2023-01-01 to 2023-03-19)
  • 4 (2023-03-20 to 2023-07-31)

Level/category

Professional studies

Teaching language

Swedish

Type of course

Compulsory

Cycle/level of course

First

Recommended year of study

2

Total number of ECTS

10 cr

Competency aims

Can autonomously function as paramedic in an
ambulance with an expereinced partner

Can apply your theoretical knowledge and practical
skills in basic-level emergency care to a real
environment and also understand how said knowledge
and skills can develop during a practical period

Learning outcomes

Act professionally in contact with patients and
relatives in the prehospital context

According to your knowledge and skills, perform an
adequate and systematic clinical assessment of
different patients in the prehospital context.

Recognize abnormalities in the vital functions,
perform a primary and secondary assessment of
patients? conditions, then plan and accordingly
perform the necessary treatments.

Act as a member of the prehospital care team on a
basic level and also understand the role of the
responsible paramedic (H1)

Make motivated decisions on the correct and most
adequate treatment facility for the patient

Give a verbal and written report, according to
adequate standards and models.

Appropriately use both treatment and
transportations equipment in an ambulance

Appropriately and according to standards sanitize
the ambulance treatment area and equipment

Understand the basics, and use, the official
prehospital telecommunication equipment (VIRVE)

Recognize and understand the injury mechanisms and
typical types of injury in a traumatically injured
patient

Recognize the most common medications used by
patients and know how and where to look up further
information on them

Recognize and use medications used on basic-level
emergency care.

Understand the prehospital process from alarm to
returning to station

Understand how the prehospital system of your
placement works, as part of the healthcare system
and is knowledgeable in the local treatment
directives and guidelines.

Is knowledgeable in the cooperation between
police, rescue services, social work, Dispatch
Center and healthcare facilities.

Understand the basic functions and roles in an
assignment involving multiple patients.

Can describe the pathophysiology, symptoms,
findings and treatment of the most common medical
and traumatic cases

Able to critically reflect on your performance in
caring situations and describe your own goals
relating to the practice placement

SDG?s in focus:

QUALITY EDUCATION
REDUCED INEQUALITIES
RESPONSIBLE CONSUMPTION & PRODUCTION
PEACE, JUSTICE AND STRONG INSTITUTIONS

Study activities

Practical training - 240 hours

Workload

  • Total workload of the course: 240 hours
  • Of which autonomous studies: 240 hours
  • Of which scheduled studies: 0 hours

Mode of Delivery

Participation in tuition

Assessment methods

  • Essays, reports, productions and portfolio

Teacher

  • Saarela Sami
  • Takala Sami

Examiner

Loimijoki Niko

Group size

No limit

Assignments valid until

Until further notice

Course enrolment period

2022-12-26 to 2023-01-22

Assessment methods

  • Date will be announced later - Reports and productions
  • Date will be announced later - Other assignments
Room reservations
Date Time Room Title Description Organizer
2023-02-20 08:00 - 16:00 Förstavård på grundnivå, Praktik
2023-02-21 08:00 - 16:00 Förstavård på grundnivå, Praktik
2023-02-22 08:00 - 16:00 Förstavård på grundnivå, Praktik
2023-02-23 08:00 - 16:00 Förstavård på grundnivå, Praktik
2023-02-24 08:00 - 16:00 Förstavård på grundnivå, Praktik
2023-02-27 08:00 - 16:00 Förstavård på grundnivå, Praktik
2023-02-28 08:00 - 16:00 Förstavård på grundnivå, Praktik
2023-03-01 08:00 - 16:00 Förstavård på grundnivå, Praktik
2023-03-02 08:00 - 16:00 Förstavård på grundnivå, Praktik
2023-03-03 08:00 - 16:00 Förstavård på grundnivå, Praktik
2023-03-06 08:00 - 16:00 Förstavård på grundnivå, Praktik
2023-03-07 08:00 - 16:00 Förstavård på grundnivå, Praktik
2023-03-08 08:00 - 16:00 Förstavård på grundnivå, Praktik
2023-03-09 08:00 - 16:00 Förstavård på grundnivå, Praktik
2023-03-10 08:00 - 16:00 Förstavård på grundnivå, Praktik
2023-03-13 08:00 - 16:00 Förstavård på grundnivå, Praktik
2023-03-14 08:00 - 16:00 Förstavård på grundnivå, Praktik
2023-03-15 08:00 - 16:00 Förstavård på grundnivå, Praktik
2023-03-16 08:00 - 16:00 Förstavård på grundnivå, Praktik
2023-03-17 08:00 - 16:00 Förstavård på grundnivå, Praktik
2023-03-20 08:00 - 16:00 Förstavård på grundnivå, Praktik
2023-03-21 08:00 - 16:00 Förstavård på grundnivå, Praktik
2023-03-22 08:00 - 16:00 Förstavård på grundnivå, Praktik
2023-03-23 08:00 - 16:00 Förstavård på grundnivå, Praktik
2023-03-24 08:00 - 16:00 Förstavård på grundnivå, Praktik
2023-03-27 08:00 - 16:00 Förstavård på grundnivå, Praktik
2023-03-28 08:00 - 16:00 Förstavård på grundnivå, Praktik
2023-03-29 08:00 - 16:00 Förstavård på grundnivå, Praktik
2023-03-30 08:00 - 16:00 Förstavård på grundnivå, Praktik
2023-03-31 08:00 - 16:00 Förstavård på grundnivå, Praktik
2023-05-18 08:00 - 16:00 Förstavård på grundnivå, Praktik

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