EMS Safety Course
Two different courses to choose from:
Course 1 – Evening, 2-Day Course
Wednesday, February 17th 1800-2100
Wednesday February 24th 1800-2100
Course 2 – Weekend, 1-Day Course
Saturday, April 24th 0900-1600 (1hr lunch break)
Please log in 15 minutes prior to your course start time.
You will be asked to participate and/or check-in with the instructor periodically during the course.
Cost: $10.00 NDEMSA Members, $20.00 Nonmembers
The course increases the practitioners' awareness and understanding of EMS safety standards and practices and develops their ability to effectively implement them. EMS Safety is the first national and most comprehensive education program of its kind that teaches techniques on how to best achieve safety on the job.
The Curriculum Covers:
- · Crew Resource Management
- · Emergency Vehicle Safety
- · Responsibilities in Scene Operations
- · Patient Handling
- · Patient, Practitioner and Bystander Safety
- · Personal Health
This course offers an overview of current issues surrounding safety in EMS, presents and discusses case studies, builds risk assessment and decision-making skills and provides an opportunity for participants to relate their own experiences with EMS safety issues.
Who Should Attend
- All EMS practitioners
- Medical Professionals providing prehospital patient care
- EMS supervisors and administrators concerned with safety
All NAEMT continuing education courses are accredited by the Commission on Accreditation for PreHospital Continuing Education (CAPCE).
They also are recognized for recertification requirements by the National Registry of Emergency Medical Technicians (NREMT).
Completion of the EMS Safety course provides 8 hours of CAPCE credit.
Instuctor: Sanford EMS Health Education