EMT REFRESHER Staten Island
An EMT REFRESHER course will be held at Primary Care Ambulance, starting Wednesday September 9, 2020 & ending on Thursday, December 17, 2020.
This course will be conducted using the REVISED 2015 NHTSA & NYS BEHS EMT STANDARDS, 2020 NYS BLS protocols and the 2016 CPR Standards: Revised Patient assessment terminology and procedure, expanded depth of knowledge on the Physiology and Pathophysiology of the Body and Disease processes, Life Span Development, Special Pt. Populations, CPAP, Venturi mask, NYS BLS protocols (IM epi injections, Aspirin administration, Nasal Narcan & Nitroglycerin assist by EMT’s, Spinal restriction protocol update etc).
As in the past you will be allowed to challenge out of certain parts of the Refresher course by passing the pre-course challenge exams. We will start this program by covering the New guidelines before the written and Skill Challenge exams. Your attendance for the remaining sessions will be determined by your performance in the Challenge exams. ATTENDANCE IS MANDATORY FOR THE 1ST FIVE (5) SESSIONS. You also need to complete the BEHS mandatory online 2019 EMT Protocol update (go to the following web site to complete it www.VitalSignsAcademy.com ) Bring the completion form to the first night of the course.
The fee for this program will be $400.00, which will be paid in full upon submission of this application. Tuition must be paid, by money order, certified or bank check. MAKE ALL CHECKS PAYABLE TO WILLARD WRIGHT.
Please note: If you are currently working as an EMT for a volunteer, Municipal, Commercial or Hospital- based ambulance service in NYS you may be eligible for reimbursement of your tuition. You will have to pay for the program up front and you will be reimbursed when you complete the course and pass the state exam. Call me at 718 981-9474, to verify this before submitting your application. The forms for this reimbursement will be disbursed the first night of class.
Location: Primary Care Ambulance, 2699 Richmond Terr. 2nd floor SI, 10303