Investigation into the theory and concepts of the surgical environment including a fundamental understanding of a variety of anesthesia equipment. Study of basic case set-up utilizing anesthesia supplies and equipment. In-depth exploration of the function and handling of anesthesia equipment, supplies for various surgical procedures including general cases, regional anesthesia, and procedural sedation. 


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Credit Hours

4 credit hours (3 lecture hours, 2 lab hours)


Consent of instructor and concurrent enrollment is required in Anesthesia Technology 1501 and Anesthesia Technology 1503.

Technical Requirements

Students must have regular access to the Internet and a computer. Courses are administered through Blackboard, so students will also need a compatible OS and browser. A list of recommended software can be found here.