EMS Online Classes

The Emergency Medical Service Program provides certification in CPR, First Aid, EMT (Emergency Medical Technician) and Paramedic.

Continuing Education is available to rescue squads, EMS services, fire departments, and other qualified agencies.
Fee-based classes in this program are available to interested citizens, businesses, industries, and church groups. Classes are held on campus, online and throughout the county.
Contact:
Kevin White, Public Safety Coordinator
252-222-6201 / whitek@carteret.edu

 

Drug Assisted Intubation/Airway
This course is for any Paramedic who wishes to, or is required to be DAI certified. Specific Topics: Review of the pharmacology of drug assisted intubation (DAI) medications, Protocols, Policies and Procedures related to DAI as approved under the NCCEP Guidelines; Review of failed DAI cases in North Carolina using MOANS, LEMON, RODS and SHORT to find and predict difficult and impossible airways. Review of the 6 “P’s” of DAI. Interactive case studies; students will work in teams to perform the RSI’s on simulated patients in the airway lab to be cleared to perform DAI in Carteret County. Print the certificate at the end of the online course. You will need to present it to the instructor during the separate airway lab class to get certified. Preregistration required below.
Course Fee: $125 (fee waived for EMS personnel)

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Airway Lab
This is a 2-hour airway lab to get signed off on airway management skills. Specific topics for all levels of providers: BLS airway management; use of BIAD’s in adult and pediatric patients; and for the ALS provider’s, adult and pediatric intubation stations. Completion of the online DAA course is required prior to certification in DAA designation. The airway lab is also for those Paramedics that are to become DAA certified in Carteret County.  Must bring your certificate from the online DAA course.  For fee exemption, bring a letter of affiliation to the class.
Course Fee: $70 (fee waived for EMS Personnel)

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Medical Emergencies (Paramedic/AEMT)
This 30-hour course is designed for the Paramedic and Advanced Emergency Medical Technician. This 100% online continuing education CE course will meet NCCR (National Continued Competency Requirements) for re-certification and will include modules in:
Special HC Needs, OB Emergencies, Infectious Disease, Medication Delivery, Pain Management, Psychiatric, Toxicological/Opioids, Neurological/Seizures, Endocrine/Diabetes, Immunological.
Course Fee: $125 (fee waived for EMS personnel)
Start Date: 05-04-2020     End Date: 08-14-2020

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Medical Emergencies (EMT)
This 20-hour course is designed for the Emergency Medical Technician. This 100% online continuing education CE course will meet NCCR (National Continued Competency Requirements) for re-certification and will include modules in:
OB Emergencies, Infectious Disease, Psychiatric, Toxicological/Opioids, Neurological/Seizures, Endocrine/Diabetes, Immunological.
Course Fee: $125 (fee waived for EMS personnel)
Start Date: 05-04-2020     End Date: 08-14-2020

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Rhythm Interpretation Review
The rhythm interpretation review class is designed to provide new and experienced medical providers with a systematic and thorough review of rhythm interpretation, arrhythmia identification and management. Interactive online lectures will provide a step-by-step approach to rhythm interpretation and the rules of arrhythmias. Students will also be provided a review of current arrhythmia management approaches using both pharmacological and electrical therapies. The course will conclude with a mandatory four hour high fidelity simulation session in which students will practice what they have learned and be evaluated by their peers and instructional staff. (Online hours 36, Onsite hours 4, Total hours 40).
Course Fee: $125 (fee waived for EMS personnel)
Start Date:   06-15-2020       End Date: 07-25-2020
Lab Session: 07-25-2020     Saturday      8 am – 12 pm, Wayne West Bldg., Rm. 119b

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12-Lead Interpretation Review
The 12-lead interpretation review class is designed to provide new and experienced medical providers with a systematic and thorough review of 12-lead interpretation and STEMI identification and management. Interactive online lectures will provide a step-by-step approach to 12-lead interpretation as well as STEMI imposters, Sgarbossa’s Criteria, LVAD management and PCI center considerations. The course will conclude with a mandatory four hour high fidelity simulation session in which students will practice what they have learned and be evaluated by their peers and instructional staff. (Online hours 36, Onsite hours 4, Total hours 40).
Course Fee: $125 (fee waived for EMS personnel)
Start Date:     08-03-2020      End Date: 09-12-2020
Lab Session:  09-12-2020       Saturday       8 am – 12 pm, Wayne West Bldg., Rm. 119b

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