Emergency Medical Responder – Initial

$650.00

Course Description:

This comprehensive course is designed to equip students with the fundamental knowledge and practical skills required to respond effectively to emergency medical situations as Emergency Medical Responders (EMRs). Utilizing the authoritative textbook “Emergency Medical Responder: First on Scene, 11th Edition,” this class covers essential topics in emergency medical care, ensuring students gain a solid foundation in pre-hospital emergency response.

SKU: SFA101-r.21-1-1-1 Category:

Description

Course Description:

This comprehensive course is designed to equip students with the fundamental knowledge and practical skills required to respond effectively to emergency medical situations as Emergency Medical Responders (EMRs). Utilizing the authoritative textbook “Emergency Medical Responder: First on Scene, 11th Edition,” this class covers essential topics in emergency medical care, ensuring students gain a solid foundation in pre-hospital emergency response.

 

Key Learning Objectives:

  1. Patient Assessment: Students will develop proficiency in conducting thorough patient assessments, including evaluating vital signs, identifying injuries or illnesses, and prioritizing care based on the severity of the condition.
  2. Basic Life Support (BLS) Techniques: The course will cover BLS (certification included) techniques such as cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR), airway management, and the use of automated external defibrillators (AEDs), empowering students to intervene confidently in life-threatening situations.
  3. Trauma and Medical Emergencies: Participants will learn to recognize and manage various traumatic injuries and medical emergencies, understanding the importance of quick and effective intervention in diverse situations.
  4. Emergency Medical Services (EMS) System Overview: Students will gain insights into the broader EMS system, understanding their role within it and how to collaborate with other healthcare professionals and agencies.
  5. Legal and Ethical Considerations: The class will explore the legal and ethical aspects of emergency medical response, emphasizing the importance of adhering to established protocols, maintaining patient confidentiality, and ensuring informed consent.
  6. Communication Skills: Effective communication is a crucial aspect of emergency response. Students will develop strong communication skills to interact with patients, bystanders, and other healthcare providers, ensuring a coordinated and efficient response.
  7. Hands-On Practical Training: The course includes hands-on practical training sessions, allowing students to apply theoretical knowledge in simulated emergency scenarios. Practical exercises will reinforce skills such as bandaging, splinting, and extrication techniques.
  8. Crisis Management and Scene Safety: Participants will be trained in managing crisis situations, prioritizing their safety and the safety of others. This includes assessing and mitigating potential hazards at the scene of an emergency.

Upon completion of this course, students will be well-prepared to sit for certification exams and enter the field as competent Emergency Medical Responders, capable of making a positive impact in emergency situations. This class serves as a vital stepping stone for those pursuing careers in emergency medical services, healthcare, or public safety.

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