EMS and other training techniques.

Upcoming EMS Training

Upcoming EMS Training

Advanced-Emergency Medical Technician (A-EMT)

Advanced-Emergency Medical Technicians provide basic and limited advanced emergency care and transportation for critical and emergent patients who access the emergency medical system. This individual will function as part of a comprehensive EMS response team. Under medical oversight, the A-EMT will perform interventions with the basic and advanced equipment typically found on an ambulance. The A-EMT is a link from the scene to the emergency health care system.

January 17 to May 9, 2018

Wednesdays, 6:00 to 10:00 p.m.
Sundays, 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
Course fee $850

To register, call 724-430-4211 or online.


Basic Life Skills

American Heart Association Basic Life Support for Healthcare Providers training reinforces healthcare professionals' understanding of the importance of early CPR and defibrillation, basic steps of performing CPR, relieving choking, using an AED, and the role of each link in the Chain of Survival. Skill performance includes adult, child, and infant patients, as well as 2-rescuer CPR, AED use, and use of a bag-mask for ventilation. Students must successfully complete both skills and written examinations for certification. This course meets occupational requirements for health care providers in various fields.

You do not need to be in the medical field to participate in this course.

Basic Life Support for Health Care Providers 2018 Dates

  • January 20, 2018
    To register, call 724-430-4211 or online.
  • February 17, 2018
    To register, call 724-430-4211 or online.
  • March 17, 2018
    To register, call 724-430-4211 or online.
  • April 21, 2018
    To register, call 724-430-4211 or online.

Emergency Medical Technician Instructor

Emergency medical technician instructor is a course designed to prepare participants to teach in the dynamic field of prehospital care. Students will explore educational psychology and teaching strategies. Participants will also discuss and practice various aspects of teaching in the cognitive, affective and psychomotor domains. Students will practice oral and practical lessons with each other, offering feedback on the effectiveness of their lesson. Students will learn strategies of dealing with both the problem and the exceptional student. An update of new information in EMS will be provided.

February 7, 2018

To register, call 724-430-4211 or online.