One Day on Campus Skills Session Following Online Course Work
This program allows busy Emergency Medical Technicians and Emergency Medical Responders to balance their CT Department of Public Health (DPH) required recertification training with work and family schedules. Students must complete 22 hours of online coursework and attend a one-day class session. All coursework must be submitted online prior to the class date. Students then attend a one-day skills session followed by state-proctored written exam. Class consists of practical work and exam review. The state recertification exam will be offered at the end of class day.
Course topics include: CPR/Defibrillation, safety/Well-being, BSI/Infection control, Medical/legal Issues, airway, adjuncts and oxygen, patient assessment for medical and behavioral emergencies, trauma, obstetrics and gynecology, infants and children, and traumatic brain injury.