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Audience:  ACLS 2015 Guidelines is designed for healthcare professionals who either direct or participate in the management of cardiopulmonary arrest and other cardiovascular emergencies. This includes personnel in emergency response, emergency medicine, intensive care and critical care units. The AHA’s course is the premier ACLS training for healthcare providers. The evidence-based content and well-tested teaching methodology can dramatically improve the learning and retention of lifesaving skills.

Course length: Approximately 10 to 12 hours

Upon successful completion, students receive an American Heart Association ACLS Provider Card, valid for two years.  This continuing education activity is approved by the American Heart Association, an organization accredited by the Continuing Education Coordinating Board of Emergency Medical Services (CECBEMS). ACLS Provider Course (Initial/full course) CECBEMS CEHs 12.00 – Activity # 11-AMHA-F2-0119.

Student materials required:  Item# 15-1005 - ACLS Provider Manual which includes ACLS Pocket Reference Card Set.  Per AHA policy a participant should have access to the textbook before, during and after the course.  AHA does permit healthcare facilities/offices to "library" the textbook for their staff.

 

The AHA 2015 guidelines renewal course is designed to teach the knowledge and skills required to implement the American Heart Association’s ACLS treatment guidelines in the learner’s practice setting and improve the outcomes for adult patients with cardiac arrest and other cardiopulmonary emergencies. 

Audience: The material in this course is targeted to those experienced ACLS providers who routinely use ACLS as a part of their job duties. The AHA’s ACLS course is the premier ACLS training for healthcare providers. The evidence-based content and well-tested teaching methodology can dramatically improve the learning and retention of lifesaving skills.

Prerequisites: Participant must have completed an initial ACLS class is the past.  Current card is not required to attend the renewal course since it is an objective based pass/fail program.

Providers enrolling in the ACLS Renewal course are required to be proficient in the following:

  • Performing BLS CPR skills using 2015 AHA Guidelines for CPR and ECC
  • Reading and interpreting ECGs
  • Understanding ACLS drugs
  • Performing the BLS Survey and the ACLS Survey

Student materials required:  Item# 15-1005 - ACLS Provider Manual which includes ACLS Pocket Reference Card Set.  Per AHA policy a participant should have access to the textbook before, during and after the course.  AHA does permit healthcare facilities/offices to "library" the textbook for their staff.

Upon successful completion, students receive an American Heart Association ACLS Provider Card, valid for two years. This continuing education activity is approved by the American Heart Association, an organization accredited by the Continuing Education Coordinating Board of Emergency Medical Services (CECBEMS). ACLS Provider Course (Update course) CECBEMS CEHs 5.25 – Activity # 11-AMHA-F2-0127

Audience /Overview

Basic EKG II Interpretation is designed to provide healthcare professionals the ability to interpret basic EKGs (electrocardiograms) and recognize myocardial infarction (MI). Students will increase their confidence in interpretation and practice through this course.

The program is devoted to learning the basics of the electrical conduction system of the heart, wave forms, a normal sinus rhythm, sinus dysrhythmias, atrial dysrhythmias, junctional dysrhythmias, heart blocks and ventricular dysrhythmias. A variety of teaching techniques will be used including: lecture, practice interpreting rhythm strips, videos, and case studies.

Upon successful completion of the course, you will be able to interpret EKG Lead II rhythm strips. This is a needed skill to care for monitored patients AND a great prerequisite for the ACLS class.

Course Content

  • Anatomy, Electrophysiology and Action Potential
  • Rate and Rhythm Recognition (SVT, Heart Blocks, WPW, Torsades, etc.)
  • Acute Myocardial Infarction

Course Materials are provided in the course fee and distributed at the first class session.

 

Note: The AHA releases new recommendations every 5 years.   The current curriculum is referred to as the 2015 Guidelines.

This classroom course is designed to provide a wide variety of healthcare professionals the ability to recognize several life-threatening emergencies, provide CPR, use an AED, and relieve choking in a safe, timely and effective manner.

Audience: For healthcare providers such as EMS personnel, physician assistants, physicians, nurses, nursing students, respiratory therapists, pharmacists, dentists, dental hygienists, dental assistants, and others who must have a credential (card) documenting successful completion of a BLS for Healthcare Provider Course.

Course length: Approximately 3-3.5 hours

Upon successful completion of written test and skills demonstration, students receive an American Heart Association BLS for Healthcare Provider Card, valid for two years.

This American Heart Association’s PALS Course is an Instructor-led, classroom-based course that enhances healthcare providers’ skills in the treatment of pediatric arrest and prearrest patients. The goal of the PALS Course is to improve the quality of care provided to seriously ill or injured children, resulting in improved outcomes. The course uses a series of simulated pediatric emergencies to teach and reinforce the important concepts of a systematic approach to pediatric assessment, basic life support, PALS treatment algorithms, effective resuscitation and team dynamics.

Audience: The PALS Course is for healthcare providers who respond to emergencies in infants and children. These include personnel in emergency response, emergency medicine, intensive care and critical care units, such as physicians, nurses, paramedics and others who need a PALS course completion card for job or other requirements.

Prerequisites: Before taking PALS, participants should be competent in infant and child BLS (CPR) skills. They should also be able to recognize various heart rhythms, be familiar with different types of airway management tools (BVM. OPA, Suction) and their use and have knowledge of the drugs (Atropine, Eip, Lidocaine, Adenosine...) commonly used to treat cardiovascular irregularities. 

To help students adequately prepare for the PALS Course, the AHA highly recommends that each student complete the online PALS Precourse Self-Assessment, available through the AHA Student Website (www.heart.org/eccstudent). To access the AHA Student Website, students will need an access code, which is included in each PALS Provider Manual or in your enrollment confirmation email.

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The Emergency Medical Technician - Basic (EMT-B) course is intended for participants who are pursuing a career in emergency care in pre-hospital and/or hospital environments.

The course consists of a minimum of 152 hours of classroom training which includes lecture and skills instruction. In addition to classroom the student must also complete a minimum of 64 hours of clinical and internship time with area hospitals and fire departments. 

Classroom lectures are conducted by physicians, nurses, paramedics and other allied healthcare professionals. Lecture topics include major emergencies and the appropriate care method to be provided. Participants will be instructed on how to perform the following state skills; patient assessment, vital signs, traction splints, spinal immobilization, mechanical aids to breathing, automated external defibrillation, bandaging, splinting, medication delivery, and more.

AEMT:

Emergency Medical Training Services hosts the NREMT practical exam for Advance EMS levels.  EMTS has been hosting NREMT practical exams since 2006.  EMTS has become very proficient in the delivery of the exam and as a result minimize unnecessary stress to the EMS professional. We utilize examiners that are active in the EMS field who realize there are many ways to skin a cat.  Examiners understand that doses can vary but realize and focus on detrimental errors to the patient care being expressed in during the exam.  EMTS is not here to fail you.  Examiners simple document the activity during the exam and the onsite NREMT representative has the pass/fail criteria.

The course fee is $220 to include all the initial practical exam skills. At the completion of all exams the NREMT representative will advise you of your pass/fail status.  EMTS will offer same day retest or $20 per skill failed.  Participants must pay in cash at time of retest.

Must register in advance of the session.  Seating is limited.  The testing fee is non-refundable.

THIS TEST WILL BE AT OUR NEW TRAINING CENTER LOCATED IN CARROLLTON.

3410 Midcourt
Suite 136
Carrollton, Tx 75006

PARAMEDIC:

Emergency Medical Training Services hosts the NREMT practical exam for Advance EMS levels.  EMTS has been hosting NREMT practical exams since 2006.  EMTS has become very proficient in the delivery of the exam and as a result minimize unnecessary stress to the EMS professional. We utilize examiners that are active in the EMS field who realize there are many ways to skin a cat.  Examiners understand that doses can vary but realize and focus on detrimental errors to the patient care being expressed in during the exam.  EMTS is not here to fail you.  Examiners simple document the activity during the exam and the onsite NREMT representative has the pass/fail criteria.

The course fee is $220 to include all the initial practical exam skills. At the completion of all exams the NREMT representative will advise you of your pass/fail status.  EMTS will offer same day retest For $20 per skill failed.  Participants must pay in cash at time of retest.

Must register in advance of the session.  Seating is limited.  The testing fee is non-refundable.

THIS TEST WILL BE AT OUR NEW TRAINING CENTER LOCATED IN CARROLLTON.

3410 Midcourt
Suite 136
Carrollton, Tx 75006