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Anesthesia Technology (ANES)

  • ANES 1501 
    Anesthesia Technology Principles I

    8 credit hours

    Students will explore anesthesiology's contribution to patient care and the relationship of the anesthesia technologist to other health care professionals. Focus is on the role of the anesthesia care team, scope of practice, specific duties of the anesthesia technologist. Prerequisite: Program admission required. Surgical Techology 1000 with a grade of C or better, or equivalent or concurrent enrollment in Surgical Technology 1000, and concurrent enrollment in Anesthesia Technology 1510. (7 lecture hours, 2 lab hours)

  • ANES 1502 
    Anesthesia Technology Principles II

    11 credit hours

    Students continue to learn the theory and concepts of the surgical environment as it relates to anesthesia. Topics of discussion will include basic case set-up utilizing anesthesia supplies and equipment. Lastly, there will be an in-depth exploration of the function and handling of anesthesia equipment, supplies for various surgical procedures including general cases, regional anesthesia, and procedural sedation. Prerequisite: Program admission is required. Anesthesia Technology 1501 and Anesthesia Technology 1510, both with a grade of C or better, or equivalent and concurrent enrollment in Anesthesia Technology 1520 and consent of instructor. (10 lecture hours, 2 lab hours)

  • ANES 1503 
    Anesthesia Technology Principles III

    4 credit hours

    Students will explore advanced concepts of anesthesia technology which will be applied towards a practical experience in an operating room. Students will learn proper setup, breakdown for advanced procedures, and how one assists for general, regional, and procedural sedation cases. Preparation for the national certification will also be included. Prerequisite: Anesthesia Technology 1502 with a grade of C or better, or equivalent. Admission to the program and consent of instructor is required. (4 lecture hours)

  • ANES 1510 
    Anesthesia Technology Practicum I

    6 credit hours

    The concepts of anesthesia technology will be applied towards a practical experience in an operating room. Students receive hands-on experience with a mentor to integrate didactic knowledge for proper setup, breakdown, and assistance for general, regional, and procedural sedation cases. Prerequisite: Admission to the program is required. Concurrent enrollment in Anesthesia Technology 1501. (4 lecture hours, 2 lab hours, 8 clinical hours)

  • ANES 1520 
    Anesthesia Technology Practicum II

    6 credit hours

    Students will receive hands-on experience with a mentor to integrate advanced didactic knowledge for proper setup, breakdown, and assistance for general, regional, and procedural sedation cases of anesthesia technology practice in the clinical anesthesia setting. Prerequisite: Program admission is required. Anesthesia Technology 1501 and Anesthesia Technology 1510, both with a grade of C or better, or equivalent and concurrent enrollment in Anesthesia Technology 1502. (4 lecture hours, 2 lab hours, 8 clinical hours)

  • ANES 1530 
    Anesthesia Technology Practicum III

    6 credit hours

    Students will receive advanced hands-on experience with a mentor to integrate didactic knowledge for proper setup, breakdown, and assistance for general, regional, and procedural sedation cases. Prerequisite: Program admission is required. Anesthesia Technology 1502 and Anesthesia Technology 1520, both with a grade of C or better, or equivalent and concurrent enrollment in Anesthesia Technology 1503. (4 lecture hours, 1 lab hour, 5 clinical hours)