BLS training policy #2220:
States that all BLS providers will maintain active quarterly training.
Additionally, in order to recertify, BLS providers must complete 18 modules within the 3 yr period.
All 6 modules offered by EMS online, within the calendar year must be completed with the corresponding practical within that calendar year.
IMPORTANT OTEP ADOPTED POLICIES ( Adopted 1/16)
EMT/ First Responders will be active participants in their districts approved BLS program.
EMT/First Responders will be active participants in their districts’ approved BLS program.
Active participation is defined as OTEP training on a quarterly basis.
In order for the provider to recertify by the OTEP method they must complete 18 units/modules with the corresponding practicals within the three year period.
All 6 modules offered in the calendar year must be completed with the corresponding practical within that calendar year
A prorated number of OTEP session will be required as determined by MPD for providers entering Mason County within their current certification period
If an individual has had no activity in their OTEP program for a period more than a quarter of a year than individual will recertify by the CME method.