EMT B Course

EMT B Course

The Emergency Medical Technician-Basic Certificate curriculum provides the education and field experience needed to be an effective EMT.  The EMT is the foundation-hospitality Care.  Training topics include environmental, behavioral, shock/head spinal injuries, hazardous materials, rescue and extrication,  They learn to use equipment such as backboards, suction tools, and oxygen systems.

Course Date: 7/5/2018

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Cost: $1200

Requirements:

  • Required to be 18 years of age or older prior to course completion.
  • Successfully pass a background check and drug screen.
  • Complete EMT-Basic student program application.
  • Physical strength adequate to perform the normal functions of an EMT.
  • Verification of required immunizations and additional required documents.
ACLS Courses

ACLS Courses

This course builds on the foundation of lifesaving BLS skills, emphasizing the importance of continuous, high-quality CPR.

This advanced course highlights the importance of high-performance team dynamics and communication, systems of care, recognition and intervention of cardiopulmonary syndromes (ACS).

Course uses learning stations for practice of essential skills simulated clinical scenarios that encourge Active participation.  Hands-on class format reinforces skills proficiency. Classroom-based works well for learners who prefer group interaction and instructor feedback while learning skills.

Provider: This is a two day course.  Upon successful completion student will receive a 2 year course completion card and 16 CEU hours. Student will be required to bring student manual and completed pre-test. Student manual is included in cost.

Course Cost $225.00

Refresher:  This is a one day course. Upon successful completion student will receive a 2 year course completion card and 8 CEU hours. Student will be required to bring their student manual, completed pre-test and copy of current ACLS card.

Course Cost $150.00

Course Dates:

Refresher  10/18/2018 0900-1700

 

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Paramedic Program

Paramedic Program

Central Jackson County Fire Protection District (CJCFPD) Paramedic Program is accredited through the body of CoAEMSP.  CJCFPD Paramedic Program has completed the process to demonstrate substantial compliance with the Commission on Accreditation of Allied Health Education Programs (CAAHEP) accreditation standards.  The NREMT recognizes graduates of CAAHEP accredited programs as being eligible for the national paramedic certification examination.
The purpose of this course is to train Emergency Medical Technicians to provided a full scope of advanced like support procedures to ill and injured patients.  This course is designed to help the participant develop an understanding of human anatomy and physiology, disease pathology, advanced airway management , pharmacology, IV therapy, cardiology and trauma care.  In addition, student will receive certifications in ACLS, PALS, PHTLS, GEMS and AMLS.  Our program is instructed by a variety of pre-hospital providers, nurses and physicians with many years of clinical experience and expertise. The CJCFPD Paramedic Program is geared to prepare you for the National Registry of Emergency Medical Technicians (NREMT) certification exam, State of Missouri licensure and to become an EMS Professional.
Classes will meet one day a week 0830-1700, with repeating days to accommodate a shift schedule.  Several additional weekday sessions are scheduled to accommodate certification programs.  Course is approximately 13 months didactic with additional six months to complete clinical.
Program Tuition:  Includes textbooks, uniform shirts, lab fees, and software fees for didactic study, testing and clinical tracking, background checks, insurance and one attempt at National Registry practical skills test.

Next Program Offering 1st of 2019

If you would like to be on a registration waiting list email, twelch@cjcfpd.org.

 

Requirements:

  • Must be a high school graduate or have your GED
  • Must be currently licensed as a Missouri EMT Basic
  • Completion of a college-level Anatomy & Physiology Course in the last 10 years with a transcript demonstrating a grade of C of higher, or attended CJCFPD's Pre-Course to Paramedic Program.
  • Must have the ability to pass background check without felony and drug screen.
  • Provided verification of all required documentation.
PALS Course

PALS Course

The goal of the course is to aid the pediatric healthcare provider in developing the knowledge and skills necessary to efficiently and effectively manage critically ill infants and children, resulting in improved outcomes.  Skills taught included recognition and treatment of infants and children at risk for cardiopulmonary arrest; the systematic approach to pediatric assessment; effective respiratory management; defibrillation and synchronized cardioversion; interosseous access and fluid bolus administration; and effective resuscitation team dynamics.

Provider:  This is a two day class. On successful completion, student will receive a 2 year course completion card and 16 CEU hours. Student will be required to bring student manual and completed pre-test.  Student manual is included in cost of course.

Course Cost $225.00

Course dates: Not scheduled at this time

 

American Heart Association HeartCode Skills Check Off

American Heart Association HeartCode Skills Check Off

                                                              

BLS Skills Session Cost: $25.00

ACLS Skills Session Cost: $50.00

PALS Skills Session Cost: $75.00

Please email classreg@cjcfpd.org or call 816-229-9118 for an appointment.

 

HeartCode Courses are considered a blended learning course, and consists of a 3-part process to certification.

Part 1 – eLearning and simulation on any internet-connected computer

Part 2 – In-person skills practice

Part 3 – In-person skills testing

Before attending your skills session, you should have completed Part 1 of the 3-part process.  This is available at www.onlineaha.org.  Upon completion be sure to print you Certificate of Completion and bring it with you to turn in to your instructor.

On arrival your instructor  will ask if there were any aspect of the course for which you have questions.  Take this opportunity to address and topics that may not be clear.

Upon successful completion of your Skills Session, you will have earned your 2 year providers certification that will be emailed to you.

If you are unable to successfully complete the skills requirements, we do not offer refunds.

 

AHA Heartsaver CPR AED

AHA Heartsaver CPR AED

 Why take the Course?

Help save a life by knowing how to recognize cardiac arrest, get emergency care on the way quickly, and help the person until more advanced care arrives to take over.

Who should take the course?

Heartsaver courses are intended for anyone with little or no medical training who needs a course completion card for the jog, regulatory (e.g., OSHA), or other requirements.  The course can also be taken by anyone who wants to be prepared for an emergency in any setting.

 

The Course Covers:

  • Adult CPR and AED Use
  • Opioid-associated Life-threatening Emergencies
  • Adult Choking
  • Child CPR and AED Use
  • Child Chocking
  • Infant CPR
  • Infant Choking

Courses help people learn the skills and develop the confidence to provide CPR, we provide group interaction, hands-on coaching, and feedback from an AHA instructor.

Fee: $40.00 (Includes Course, Student Manual, and a 2-year Certification)

The course is offered the 2nd Saturday of each month (5 student minimum) and by appointment for large groups of 20 or more. First Aid Courses are available for a fee of $25.00.

To register please call, 816-229-9118, or email classreg@cjcfpd.org.

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Paramedic and EMT Refreshers

Paramedic and EMT Refreshers

Both Programs meet the National Registry and BEMS refresher requirement for Continuing Education Units.

 

Paramedic Refresher     Cost $400 for (4) 12 hour sessions or $125.00 per day.

EMT Basic Refresher      Cost $200 for (2) 12 hour sessions

Course will be offered again end December 2018 and January 2019

 

 

 

AMLS Courses

AMLS Courses

Addresses the most common medical complaints and offers a practical approach to assessing and managing adult medical patients. This course emphasizes a critical thinking process using input from the scene size-up, history, and physical exam to develop a differential diagnosis of the medical emergency.  For full course description click on https://www.naemt.org/education/amls

Provider:  This is a two-day class. Will need to bring and complete the pre-test provided. Upon successful completion the student will receive a 4 year course completion card and 16 CEU hours. Student manual is provided in the cost.

Course Cost $225.00

Refresher: This is a one-day class.  Upon successful completion the student will receive a 4 year course completion card and 8 CEU hours. Student will need to have their manual, provide the completed pre-test and copy of current certification card. (If you need a book, let us know)

Course Cost $150.00

Course dates:

Renewal 7/10/2018 0900-1700

 

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EPC Courses

EPC Courses

 

Teaches how to better access and manage ill or injured children.  This is accomplished by combining hands-on skills stations, interactive scenarios, and lectures.  Using pediatric-specific assessment tools and reinforcing a pediatric knowledge base, this class is accepted at many services as an alternative to PALS. For full course description click on https://www.naemt.org/education/epc

Provider: This is a two-day class. The student will receive a 4-year course completion card and 16 CEU hours.  Student manual provided in the cost. Upon Successful completion the student will receive a 4 year course completion card and 16 CEU hours.

Course Cost $225.00

Refresher: This is a one day class. Upon successful completion the student will receive a 4 year course completion card and 8 CEU hours. Student will need to have their student manual, provide the completed pre-test and copy of current certification card. (If you need a book, let us know)

Course Cost $150.00

Course dates:

Not at this time

 

Requirements:

  • An PEEP Student Manual
  • Provide your completed pre-test.
PHTLS Courses

PHTLS Courses

 

 

Designed to enhance and increase knowledge base and practical skill sets related to delivery of critical care in frontline pre-hospital trauma emergencies.  The program also emphasizes critical thinking and decision making in relation to the pre-hospital trauma patient. For full course discription click on https://www.naemt.org/education/phtls

Provider: This is a two day class. Will need to bring and complete the pre-test provided. Upon successful completion the student will receive a 4 year course completion card and 16 CEU hours. Student manual is provided in the cost.

Course Cost $225.00

Refresher: This is a one-day class. Upon successful completion the student will receive a 4 year course completion card and 8 CEU hours.  Student will need to have their manual, provide the completed pre-test and copy of current certification card. (If you need a book, let us know)

Course Cost $150.00

Course dates:

Refresher 9/13/2018 0900-1700

Refresher 11/8/2018 0900-1700

Refresher 12/6/2018 0900-1700

 

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