Emergency Medical Responder (EMR)

EMS100 - 64.00 Hours

Schedule

  • Details
    7/15/2018 - 7/20/2018
    College Station TX
    FP  EMS100  126
    $820.00
  • Details
    7/22/2018 - 7/27/2018
    College Station TX
    FP  EMS100  127
    $320.00

This schedule is subject to change without notice. If you have not received confirmation of the class prior to the class start, please contact the division at (866) 878-8900 or esti@teex.tamu.edu to get the latest schedule.

Description

Do you want to give back to your community by having the ability to provide basic medical care during an emergency? Become an Emergency Medical Responder (EMR) and learn how to stabilize a patient prior to the arrival of Emergency Medical Services (EMS).

The Emergency Medical Responder course is a 64-hour course and meets the National Standard Curriculum core competencies. The course consists of both classroom lecture and hands-on skills training covering patient assessment, treatment, and use of various medical equipment.

Individuals successfully completing this course will be eligible to sit for the National Registry Cognitive Exam and certification through Texas Department of State Health Services (DSHS) as an EMR.

Prerequisites

There are no prerequisites for this course.

Course Completion Requirements

General

  • 18 years of age or older
  • Submit proof of a high school diploma or GED 
  • Submit proof of a current healthcare provider CPR card like an American Heart Association BLS Provider or an American Red Cross Professional Rescuer CPR card
  • Bring a stethoscope and blood pressure cuff

Class Materials

Prior to attending class, you must purchase the Emergency Medical Responder 6th Ed. textbook and Navigate Course Management access (ISBN# 9781284107272). 

These materials can be purchased at a discounted price directly from Jones and Bartlett.

Recommended

 

Topics

Trauma/Shock +Medical Terminology+Principles of Patient Assessment+Hazardous Materials (HazMat)+Medical Emergencies+Automatic External Defibrillator (AED)

Suggested Audience

  • Fire Services
  • Law Enforcement
  • Industrial Safety personnel
  • Anyone who may be required to respond to medical or trauma emergencies

 

Continuing Education & Professional Credits

    Other Information

    Texas Annual Fire Training School

    If you are attending this course as part of Annual Fire Training School taught March and July, you need to be aware of the following additional information.

    Late fee

    • A $50.00 late fee will be assessed to registrations made after the deadline for the Annual Fire Training School.

    Personal Protective Equipment (PPE)

    Attire

    • Regular work attire for training activities and classroom sessions.
    • You may not wear to any class or field activity
      • shorts
      • sleeveless shirts
      • open-toed shoes

    Contact Information

    Mike Schuler

    Training Manager
    Phone: 9794582998 | Tollfree: (866) 878-8900

    Resources

     

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