EMR AND EMT REFRESHER COURSES – ALL ONLINE – NO IN CLASS TIME REQUIRED

****NEWLY OFFERED COURSES****

EASTON EMS IS PLEASE TO ANNOUCE THEIR EMR AND EMT REFRESHER COURSES ALL ONLINE.

EMRs AND EMTs ARE REQUIRED TO TAKE A REFRESHER COURSE EVERY TWO YEARS TO MAINTAIN THEIR STATE OF CT AND NREMT CERTIFICAITON.  DURING COVID, THE STATE AND NREMT HAVE ALLOWED ALL REFRESHERS TO BE DONE ONLINE.

IF YOU ARE SCHEDULED TO RECERTIFY THROUGH DECEMBER 2021, YOU ARE ELIGIBLE TO TAKE THE ONLINE EMR OR EMT REFRESHER.

CLASS DESCRIPTION

EMT RECERTIFICATION – REQUIRES 40 HOURS OF CONTINUING EDUCATION.  24 HOURS OF ONLINE MATERIAL AND 16 IN CLASS.  THE COVID EDITION CERTIFICATION ALLOWS ALL 4O HOURS TO BE COMPLETED ONLINE.

EMR RECERTIFICATION – REQUIRES 16 HOURS OF CONTINUING EDUCATION.  8 HOURS OF ONLINE AND 8 HOURS OF IN CLASS.  THE COVID EDITION FOR RECERTIFICATION ALLOWS ALL 16 HOURS TO BE COMPLETED ONLINE. 

If you are interested in taking one of these online courses, please submit a google form registration below:

REFRESHER REGISTRATION/PAYMENT LINK

EMT – NREMT REQUIREMENTS:

The EMT National Continued Competency Program (NCCP) requires a total of 40 hours of continuing education to recertify. The model requires continuing education in three components: (1) a national component, (2) a local/state component, and (3) an individual component.

National Component: 20 Hours

The National Component requires EMTs to complete 20 hours of approved continuing education. A maximum of 7 hours of distributive education may be used to meet the 20 hour requirement.

Airway/Respiration/Ventilation: 1.5 Hour

  • Ventilation
  • Oxygenation

Cardiovascular: 6 Hours

  • Post-Resuscitation Care
  • Ventricular Assist Devices
  • Stroke
  • Cardiac Arrest
  • Pediatric Cardiac Arrest

Trauma: 1.5 Hour

  • Trauma Triage
  • Central Nervous System (CNS) Injury
  • Hemorrhage Control

Medical: 6 Hours

  • Special Healthcare Needs
  • OB Emergencies
  • Infectious Diseases
  • Pain Management
  • Psychiatric and Behavioral Emergencies
  • Toxicological Emergencies – Opioids
  • Neurological Emergencies – Seizures
  • Endocrine Emergencies – Diabetes
  • Immunological Emergencies

Operations: 5 Hour

  • At-Risk Populations
  • Ambulance Safety
  • Field Triage—Disasters/MCIs
  • EMS Provider Hygiene, Safety, and Vaccinations
  • EMS Culture of Safety
  • Pediatric Transport
  • Crew Resource Management
  • EMS Research
  • Evidence Based Guidelines

For detailed information on the National Component and sample lesson plans,download the 2016 NCCP EMT Guide.

Local or State Component: 10 Hours

If specific local and/or state are not specified, these required hours are considered flexible content. You may use any state or Commission on Accreditation for Pre-Hospital Continuing Education (CAPCE) approved EMS–related education to fulfill these requirements. A maximum of 7 hours of distributive education may be used to meet the 10 hour requirement.

Individual Component: 10 Hours

The individual hours are considered flexible content. You may use any state or Commission on Accreditation for Pre-Hospital Continuing Education (CAPCE) approved EMS–related education to fulfill these requirements. A maximum of 10 hours of distributive education may be used to meet the 10 hour requirement.

EMR- NREMT REQUIREMENTS:

The EMR National Continued Competency Program (NCCP) requires a total of 16 hours of continuing education to recertify. The model requires continuing education in three components: (1) a national component, (2) a local/state component, and (3) an individual component.

National Component: 8 Hours

Airway/Respiration/Ventilation: 1 Hour

  • Ventilation
  • Oxygenation

Cardiovascular: 2.5 Hours

  • Post-Resuscitation Care
  • Stroke
  • Cardiac Arrest
  • Pediatric Cardiac Arrest

Trauma: 0.5 Hour

  • Central Nervous System (CNS) Injury

Medical: 3 Hours

  • OB Emergencies
  • Infectious Diseases
  • Psychiatric and Behavioral Emergencies
  • Toxicological Emergencies – Opioids
  • Neurological Emergencies – Seizures
  • Endocrine Emergencies – Diabetes
  • Immunological Emergencies

Operations: 1 Hour

  • Field Triage—Disasters/MCIs
  • EMS Provider Hygiene, Safety, and Vaccinations
  • EMS Culture of Safety

For detailed information on the National Component and sample lesson plans,download the 2016 NCCP EMR Guide

Local or State Component: 4 Hours

If specific local and/or state are not specified, these required hours are considered flexible content. You may use any state or Commission on Accreditation for Pre-Hospital Continuing Education (CAPCE) approved EMS–related education to fulfill these requirements. A maximum of 3 hours of distributive education may be used to meet the 4 hour requirement.

Individual Component: 4 Hours

The individual hours are considered flexible content. You may use any state or Commission on Accreditation for Pre-Hospital Continuing Education (CAPCE) approved EMS–related education to fulfill these requirements. A maximum of 4 hours of distributive education may be used to meet the 4 hour requirement.

 

REFRESHER REGISTRATION/PAYMENT LINK

Once confirmed with registration and payment, you will be sent a code and logon information.  If you have any questions, please feel free to contact me at mjm3541@gmail.com