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COURSES - Spring 2014

 

NOTE: All registrations must be done through the On-Line Registrations Tab (above)

 

 

EMT Original

Malta Ambulance Corps - Malta

MONDAYS and WEDNESDAYS, 7-10 pm: Starts 1/8/14, NYS Written 6/19/13

Course Instructor: Jean Tranka

Tuition $775 (waived for members of recognized EMS response agencies who pass NYS written exam)

Textbooks $100

Prerequisites: Current CPR card (BLS/Prof. Resc.) and approval of Instructor

                                                                                                                                          

 

EMT Refresher/Challenge Refresher

 

Malta Ambulance Corps - Malta

MONDAYS and WEDNESDAYS, 7-10 pm: Starts 1/6/14, NYS Written 5/15/14

Course Instructor: Jean Tranka

Tuition $425 (waived for members of recognized EMS response agencies who pass NYS written exam)

Textbooks $60 (AAOS EMT Transition Manual Jones & Bartlett)

Prerequisites: Current CPR card (BLS/Prof. Resc.) and approval of Instructor

 

New Educational Standards took effect in New York State September 2012.  All refresher students are required to complete a transition program and use a transition textbook to update to the new NYS and national EMS educational standards.

                                                                                                                                          

CFR (Certified First Responder)

Saratoga County Fire Training Center - Ballston Spa

MONDAYS and WEDNESDAYS, 7-10 pm: Starts 3/5/14, NYS Written 6/19/14

Course Instructor: Joyce Eichorst

Tuition $270 (waived for members of recognized EMS response agencies who pass NYS written exam)

Textbooks $90

Prerequisites: Current CPR card (BLS/Prof. Resc.) and approval of Instructor

                                                                                                                                          

CFR Refresher/Challenge Refresher

Saratoga County Fire Training Center - Ballston Spa

MONDAYS and WEDNESDAYS, 7-10 pm: Starts 3/5/14, NYS Written 6/19/14

Course Instructor: Joyce Eichorst

Tuition $145 (waived for members of recognized EMS response agencies who pass NYS written exam)

Textbooks $90

Prerequisites: Current CPR card (BLS/Prof. Resc.) and approval of Instructor

                                                                                                                                        

 Important Course Information

Preference is given to residents of Saratoga County who are Ambulance Corps or Fire Department members, followed by other EMS providers.  Students must bring payment for textbooks (or department voucher), proof of agency membership, and a valid CPR card (BLS or Professional Rescuer) to first night of class (form DOH-3312 available at EMS Council website www.saratogaems.org/Downloads/DOH3312.pdf). Instructor may limit total students to 4 per agency.  All students must bring their own pocket mask to class. Please note: any person who has previously held the same NYS certification or higher level than the course they enroll in must enroll in a refresher course. Students with previous NYS certification who enroll in original courses might be ineligible to sit for the NYS exam.  Contact the Course Instructor or Administrator if you are unsure of your eligibility.  The County EMS Council Course Administrator is Mike McEvoy (office # 383-8608). All courses require completion of IS-100b, IS-700a and IS-5a or equivalent.  This coursework can be done before class start at www.saratogaems.org/EMS_Students.htm.

   

 

 

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