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Now offering Workplace NL approved Confined Space, Fall Protection and Fall Protection Recertification Training. We also offer Powerline Hazards and Occupational Health and Safety Committee Training. Click below to view our schedule!
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Emergency Medical Responder

Course provides the knowledge and skills that are necessary in an emergency to help sustain life, reduce pain, and minimize the consequences of injury or sudden illness for those functioning as a member of the health care team in a pre-hospital setting. Course is for those providing a professional level of emergency response including firefighters, law-enforcement officers, and emergency medical services personnel. Includes CPR level HCP and AED. Meets the Paramedic Association of Canada National Occupational
Competency Profiles for the practitioner level of emergency medica lresponder (EMR).

Duration
80-120 hours

Tuition
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* Price subject to change based on class size.

Prerequisite
Basic First Aid with CPR Level C

Completion Requirements
100% attendance, skill demonstration, 2 evaluated scenarios, and 80% min. passing grade on written exam

Certification
3-year certification in Emergency Medical Responder, CPR Level BLS, and AED

Recertification
30-45 hours; includes CPR Level BLS

Take-Home Materials
Emergency Care Manual
Certification card

Course Content
EMS Systems
Workforce Safety and Wellness
Medical, Legal, and Ethical Issues
Communications and Documentation
The Human Body
Airway Management
Professional Rescuer CPR
Patient Assessment
Medical Emergencies
Poisoning and Substance Abuse
Behavioral Emergencies
Environmental Emergencies
Bleeding, Shock, and Soft-Tissue Injuries
Injuries to Muscles and Bones
Childbirth
Pediatric Emergencies
Geriatric Emergencies
Lifting and Moving Patients
Transport Operations
Vehicle Extrication and Special Rescue
Incident Management
*Other content required by specific legislation

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