Classes and Programs

Basic EMT Original

Date:
August 25, 2015 — Tue & Thur, beginning Aug 25
Time:
6:30-9:30pm
Location:
Dunleavy Hall
Instructor:
John Malinchock
Description:

You will be introduced to basic life-support knowledge, skills and concepts as recognized by the New York State Department of Health. Upon successful completion of the course and a state practical skills examination, you will be allowed to sit for the NYSDOH written certification examination. Course content includes the legal aspects of emergency care;medical and trauma assessment; bloodborne pathogens and universal precautions;airway management and adjunct usage pharmacology and emergency medication administration; CPR and automatic external
defibrillation (AED); hemorrhage control; spinal immobilization; fracture management; hazardous materials awareness; childbirth; weapons of mass destruction awareness; and environmental and medical emergencies. Students successfully completing the course will be issued certificates by Niagara University and the American Heart Association for their CPR and AED certification cards.

Cost:
$700 — Individuals associated with their local volunteer fire dept. are elegible for funding. Please contact Continuing Ed at 286-8181