Day One 8 Hours EMT Continuing Education
Day 1 Introduction
These courses will qualify the EMT-Basic Certified student to obtain required 8 continuing education units for the continuous renewal of the EMT-Basic recertification required by the County of Los Angeles EMS Agency and the State of California; Provider number 19-0726. All classes are Instructor based. Objectives are available upon request.
Preparatory 2 CE hrs: This course will help the EMT-Basic refresh previously learned material while gaining new knowledge, skills and attitudes necessary to be a competent, productive, and valuable member of the emergency medical services team.
Airway 2 CE credit hrs: Maintain an open airway, pulmonary resuscitation, variations for infants and children and patients with laryngectomies. The use of airways, suction equipment, oxygen equipment and delivery systems, and resuscitation devices.
Patient Assessment 4 CE hrs: A rapid approach to the trauma patient will be the focus of this lesson. EMT demonstrates the method of assessing patients with medical complaints or signs and symptoms. Detailed Physical Exam reviews the knowledge and skills required to continue the assessment and treatment of the patient.
Preparatory (2 hrs) 0900-1120 (two 10-min breaks)
Airway (2 hrs) 1120-1330 (two 10 min-breaks)
Lunch (30 min) 1330-1400
Patient Assessment (4 hrs) 1400-1830 (four 10 min breaks)