EMR Course – Spring 2018

/EMR Course – Spring 2018
EMR Course – Spring 2018 2018-04-04T18:58:16-07:00

Emergency Medical Responder

  • Location:  Station 5-8, Downtown Shelton

  •  Instructor: Garry Davies

  • Cost: $275 + materials.

    • Bring a lunch to the class.  There will be a short break to conduct any food prep, but we will do a “WORKING LUNCH” to maximize the usage of time.
    • No fees will be refunded past deadline.
  • Participant Requirements:

    • Anyone interested in helping your neighbors.
    • Students must have the physical ability to perform the skills stations and provide patient care.
    • Applicants must take a basic entrance exam to take the course. Please refer to the application for requirements for the class.
    • Graduates will be required to do the BLS OTEP recertification requirements
    • The student should come prepared to take notes and facilitate their own learning as needed.

EMR vs. EMT

EMR EMT
 Course Length  50  150-155
 Scope of Practice (Skills Capabilities)  AED  AED
 Bag Valve Mask   Bag Valve Mask
 Bandaging   Bandaging
 CPR    CPR
 Splinting    Splinting
 Medical   Medical
Patient Assessment  Patient Assessment
 Pediatrics    Pediatrics
 Trauma  Trauma
 Triage   Triage
 Ob/GYN
 ECG/12 Lead Read only
 Supraglottic Airway
 Scope of Practice (Medication Administration)  Oxygen  Oxygen
 Aspirin
 Epinephrine
 Activated Charcoal
 Oral Glucose
 Assist with Patient’s Diastat, Nitroglycerin and Inhaler as prescribed
 Narcan
 Level of Provider  BLS provider  BLS Provider
 Ongoing Training  BLS OTEP  BLS OTEP
 Certification Period  3 years  3 years
Course Application




Entrance Exam Application