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This course is designed for those individuals who need flexibility outside of a classroom to complete lectures and assignments, towards becoming an EMT.  

Online EMT Classroom will prepare you to take the National Registry of EMTs written and practical examinations to become an EMT.

Students will be required to complete frequent assignments , and attend weekly instructor led psychomotor skills  instruction,  needed to become an EMT.

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This is a 3 Day State of Connecticut approved EMT refresher course that meets state and NREMT requirements to  maintain EMT certification.

This refresher course is typically conducted as follows:


Friday:  CPR refresher
Saturday:  8 hours of approved and required topics
Sunday:  3 additional hours of required topics, as well as, skill review and the state written exam

This course includes 20 hours of online courses that must be completed to take the state written exam.

 

This 4-week initial EMT program is an extremely fast paced, entry level course of 160 hours that will prepare students for participation in pre-hospital patient care.

This fast paced course includes online assignments, as well as, instructor led in class instruction.

Students will have daily online course work to complete.  Students will need a portable computer for the first day of class, but, we can make arrangements if students need assistance with the computer. 

Certain assignments that are online will be done from home and students will not need to be in class.  These dates will be identified on the first day of class, but, there will be daily assignments.  An internet speed capable of video streaming is required.

 Other requirements to successfully Complete this course in addition to classroom time:

-  12 Hours of Clinical observation with our ambulance service sites

-  Minimum of 1 Sim Assistant for the state practical exam 

This course is designed for those individuals who need flexibility outside of a classroom to complete lectures and assignments, towards becoming an EMT.  

Online EMT Classroom will prepare you to take the National Registry of EMTs written and practical examinations and become an EMT.

  Students will be required to complete daily and weekly assignments (based on what length of class you register for), and attend weekly

instructor led psychomotor skills  instruction needed to become an EMT.

Students will be required to be in class for the following milestones during their class. All dates for these milestones will be communicated on the first day of class:

  1. First Day/Evening of class
  2. 50 hours of Psychomotor Skill Instruction
  3. Final Written Exam
  4. Final Psychomotor skill Exam

The Emergency Medical Responder (EMR), formerly MRT (Medical Response Technician), course is designed for anyone  interested in learning more about the emergency response system and in being a first responder. 

The EMR is usually the first trained individual who arrives at the scene of an emergency.  The primary focus of an EMR is to initiate immediate lifesaving care to critical patients. 

As an EMR, you will possess the basic knowledge and skills necessary to provide lifesaving interventions while awaiting additional EMS response. 

You will also assist higher level providers on scene and during transport.

This EMR refresher meets the State of Connecticut requirements for Emergency Medical Responders.

To become an EMS Instructor in the State of Connecticut the following criteria must be met:

EMS Providers who wish to become EMS Instructors will meet the following criteria, and submit required to their respective EMS Regional Council:

  1. Current unencumbered EMT certification or higher EMS provider certification/license
    1. Must have credentials and experience consistent with the level of instruction they will teach
  2. Have twenty-four (24) months of EMS experience within the last thirty-six (36) months of the date of application with an ambulance or rescue organization or in emergency medical care field as approved by OEMS
  3. Completion of the EMT recertification exam with a minimum score of ninety (90)
  4. Completion of an OEMS approved EMS Instructor course  within 2 yearsof application, ( See CT OEMS website for equivalent options)
  5. Obtain approval from CT EMS Regional council or CT State agency
  6. Submission of two letters of endorsement from current EMS Instructors

What our course covers:

This 90 hour program will prepare the Instructor Candidate to develop and teach EMS programs in adherence to the 2007 Scope of Practice and 2009 National Education Standards.

The course will provide the principles, practices, and procedures to assist the candidate in transitioning from clinician to educator.

In Addition;

Students must complete 25 hours of student teaching.  This may be completed at CPR Training Professionals when requested.  Guidelines for student teaching is as follows:

Inclusion of twenty-five (25) hour student teaching internship required for initial course completion to occur after all classroom content completed.

Demonstration of competency in the following areas:

  1. Development and use of lesson plans
  2. Following, and understanding objectives (Affective, Cognitive, and Psychomotor)
  3. Teaching in the following areas: a. small group sessions b. direct classroom (large group) instruction c. Student –centered teaching methodology
  4. Psychomotor instruction and evaluation
  5. Student remediation

This 2 Station Retest Exam is specifically for those individuals who have not successfully passed 2 stations on a previous attempt and need to take just those two stations. The exam will consists of whichever two of the following stations that were not successfully passed:

  1. Cardiac Arrest Management
  2. Bag-Valve-Mask Ventilation of an Apneic Adult Patient
  3. Patient Assessment/Management – Medical
  4. Patient Assessment/Management – Trauma
  5. Random Skill- Splinting, Bleeding control and shock management

Do not register if you are retaking KED 

KED is no longer tested

Contact your Initial EMT program for details.

The exam consists of the following stations:

  1. Cardiac Arrest Management
  2. Bag-Valve-Mask Ventilation of an Apneic Adult Patient
  3. Patient Assessment/Management – Medical
  4. Patient Assessment/Management – Trauma
  5. Random Skill- Splinting, Bleeding control and shock management

This State of Connecticut approved EMT refresher course consists of 38 hours of online courses and 5 hours of in class review on a single day.

Typical in class day is as follows:

The classroom portion, students will  report at 11am, which is when we collect completion certificates from registered students.  At 12pm skill review stations will begin in accordance with state requirements.  Once students complete the skill review stations the time is free until the written exam, typically at 3pm.

The online courses:

The 36 hours of online courses are issued by a 3rd party vendor and include approved, required topics.  The vendor provides a nationally accredited program that has certain requirements in the way the online course is provided and taken.

These are the conditions you can expect from the online courses:

  • Students can only complete 12 hours of courses in a single day
  • Each section to complete has a mandatory minimum amount of time that must be taken in order to complete the specific section
  • All courses must be completed in order to take the State written exam on the day in class.
  • All students must submit proof of online course completion to take the written exam on the day of the classroom portion.
  • Upon registration for this course, you will receive and email with access code and instructions to complete the online portion of the course.

This Saturdays only EMT program is an entry level course of 200+ hours that will prepare students for participation in pre-hospital patient care. The class meets every Saturday from 8 am to 4 pm.

Students will have frequent online course work to complete for class, so, some type of computer is needed for this class. 

This  Initial  EMT program is a hybrid class that has over 50  hours of online instruction  and over 150 hours in classroom  instruction that will prepare students for participation in pre-hospital patient care. 

Students must have access to internet speeds capable of video streaming.

This Sunday  only EMT program is an entry level course of 200+ hours that will prepare students for participation in pre-hospital patient care. The class meets every Saturday from 8 am to 4 pm.

Students will have frequent online course work to complete for class, so, some type of computer is needed for this class. 

This  Initial  EMT program is a hybrid class that has over 50  hours of online instruction  and over 150 hours in classroom  instruction that will prepare students for participation in pre-hospital patient care. 

Students must have access to internet speeds capable of video streaming.

This Part Time Thursday Evening Initial  EMT program is a hybrid class that has over 50  hours of online instruction  and over 150 hours in classroom  instruction that will prepare students for participation in pre-hospital patient care.

The structure of this class is as follows:

  • Online assigned topics must be completed by Midnight each Tuesday (holidays are an exception)
  • In class instruction is on Thursdays from 6pm to 10pm.
  • Skills practice labs will be on Saturdays, every other week.
  • This class meets on Thursdays at 6pm and every other Saturday from 8am to 4pm only
  • NO CLASSES on Tuesdays.

These are the types of classes CPR Training EMS Division teaches:

Instructor Led Initial EMT Classes - Both Hybrid and Non Hybrid - check the description

Online Only Initial EMT Classes - 1 or 2 skill sessions required per week (class dependant)

Instructor Led EMR (Entry level EMS) Initial Courses

Instructor Led EMT refreshers - 20 hours of online courses

Online only EMT Refresher - 36 hours of online courses

Instructor Led EMR  refresher Courses

Consider us for an EMT class at your location for 6 or more students!