Emergency Medical Service Classes

 


2016 Calendar of classes

 

Change Lives by Saving Lives

From initial training through re-certification, our hands-on courses prepare you to act safely and confidently. 

Sign up for an Open Enrollment class below, or call for custom class options

 


AHA Heartsaver Series for child care, workforce, and personal preparedness

Upcoming Heartsaver First Aid Classes - Basic First Aid training

UpcominHeartsaver First Aid with CPR and AED Classes - Basic First Aid and CPR training

Upcoming Heartsaver Pediatric First Aid Classes - Daycare providers and others who work with children

Upcoming Heartsaver or BLS Instructor Classes - both renewal and inital
 
Heartsaver Online Option
Complete the cognitive portion of Heartsaver training at your own pace. Heartsaver® First Aid CPR AED Online Part 1 is a Web-based, self-directed course. The course teaches students critical skills and knowledge needed to respond to and manage a first aid or sudden cardiac arrest emergency in the first few minutes until emergency medical services (EMS) arrives. Content includes how to treat bleeding, sprains, broken bones, shock and other first aid emergencies, as well as perform CPR and use an AED.
1. Register and purchase the course at www.onlineaha.org (course code #90-1401, $39.95 paid to AHA).
2. Complete the online portion (1-2 hours typical) and print the completion certificate.
3. Email us to register for a one-hour Skills Practice and Testing session ($30, paid to SCTCC) to occur within 60 days of completing the online portion.  Sessions are available by appointment weekdays, 8 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.
4. Bring the completion certificate and complete Skills Practice and Testing with one of our BLS Instructors to get a certified card.
 
Heartsaver at Centracare Health - Monticello
We present BLS and Heartsaver classes at Centracare Health - Monticello call 763-271-2384 to register
 

AHA Life Support for emergency and health care professionals

Contact Dan Buchholz:  320-308-5954 or dbuchholz@sctcc.edu

Basic Life Support (BLS) for Health Care Providers

BLS is designed for individuals who are health care providers, either inside or outside a health care facility. Topics include adult, child and infant CPR, AED use, rescue breathing, and choking care.

Upcoming Heartsaver or BLS Instructor Classes - both renewal and inital

BLS Refresher Online Option
Complete the cognitive portion of BLS refresher training at your own pace with BLS Online Part 1.
1. Register and purchase the course at www.onlineaha.org (course code #90-1403, $22 paid to AHA).
2. Complete the online portion (1-2 hours typical) and print the completion certificate.
3. Email us to register for a one-hour Skills Practice and Testing session ($30, paid to SCTCC) to occur within 60 days of completing the online portion.  Sessions are available by appointment with two business days' notice weekdays, 8 a.m. - 5 p.m., and one hour before scheduled evening BLS classes (see schedule above).
4. Bring the completion certificate and complete Skills Practice and Testing with one of our BLS Instructors.
Click here for answers to frequently asked questions related to the AHA BLS Online option.

BLS at Centracare Health - Monticello
We present BLS and Heartsaver classes at Centracare Health - Monticello.  Click here for the schedule or call 763-271-2384.

Advanced Cardiac Life Support

This course is designed for healthcare providers who direct or participate in the resuscitation of a patient, either in or out of the hospital.

Upcoming ACLS Initial & Refresher Classes

ACLS  Instructor Class: both renewal and initial

Basic ECG Interpretation

Pediatric Advanced Life Support

PALS is an education program covering the first hour of care for critically ill or injured children according to the AHA 2010 guidelines. The program is designed for physicians, nurses, paramedics, and other health personnel who have interests in or responsibilities for resuscitation of children.

Upcoming PALS Initial & Refresher Classes

PALS  Instructor Class: both renewal and initial

 


EMS Education

Contact Dan Buchholz:  320-308-5954 or dbuchholz@sctcc.edu

Emergency Medical Responder (formerly First Responder)
Students will be able to apply the fundamental skills and knowledge required to function as an entry level Emergency Medical Responder. Emphasis will be placed on skills needed for the recognition of, and emergency care of sick or injured people, utilizing basic EMS equipment and assisting Emergency Medical Technicians once they have arrived. This course is designed for non-ambulance personnel such as law enforcement, fire, rescue, DNR, industry, and private citizens who are involved in pre-hospital emergency care and are first on the scene in an emergency.

 Upcoming EMR Classes

Emergency Medical Technician (EMT)
Students will be able to apply the fundamental skills and knowledge required to function as an entry level Emergency Medical Technician. Emphasis will be placed on skills needed for the recognition of, and emergency care and transport of sick and/or injured people, using basic and advanced EMS equipment and assisting Paramedics with advanced procedures

 

National Registry Psychomotor Skills Exams
Students completing their course of EMT or Paramedic study at SCTCC or elsewhere will have their practical skills confirmed in this exam, mandatory for students moving toward National Registry and State certification.

Paramedic Refresher

This course is designed for the purpose of providing continuing educationhours for EMT-Paramedics for renewal of their National Registration and state certification as outlined by the DOT National Standard Curriculum.

 

Paramedic Refresher Flyer

 


 

 

Contact Info

320.308.5000 or 1.800.222.1009

1540 Northway Drive
St. Cloud, MN 56303