Course Description: The Emergency Medical Responder Certification Course is an Emergency Medical Service Course. Formerly First Responder. This program was developed to provide highly trained individuals with the skills necessary to begin assessing and caring for patients at the scene of an injury or illness. As an Emergency Medical Responder, you are considered a part of the EMS System. The care and treatment that you will be able to provide will follow local, state, and national guidelines. In conclusion to this course you will be able to access the EMS system, evaluate a patient and complete a basic assessment, lift or move the patient when required, transfer patient care to a higher authority, and know how to obtain patient information.
Includes student manual, course guide, BLSProvider CPR certification, BBP training, and State application fees.
Audience: Park rangers, utility workers, teachers, childcare workers, school bus drivers, designated industrial workers in a large facility (industrial plant) or at a remote site (fish-packing plant, commercial vessel, oil rig), truck drivers, security guards, bodyguards, general aviation pilots, commercial flight attendants, sports coaches, athletic trainers, hunting and fishing guides, search and rescue personnel, community and campus responders, lifeguards and Ski Patrollers.