Emergency Medical Technician Skills
Old Course Code: EMTS

Instructional Hours: 12.00


Course Objective: To provide students with the knowledge, skills and abilities to fulfill the skill proficiency requirements for EMT recertification.

Course Description: Major topics covered in the course include infection control, patient assessment, oxygen adjuncts and delivery, CPR, AED, bleeding control and management of soft tissue injuries, musculoskeletal injuries and spinal immobilization. Methods of instruction include discussion and team-focused practical exercises.

Successful Completion: Students must attend required classroom sessions, demonstrate proficiency in the practical skills evolutions and obtain a score of 70% or better on the MIEMSS Protocol Quiz.

NOTE: In order to complete the requirements for recertification as an EMT, students must take an additional 12 hours of required continuing education, which may be acquired through seminars or other continuing education methods approved by MIEMSS.

Students must have a current Maryland Emergency Medical Technician license.

Log Number Register MFRI Office Fee Date Start
EMS-202-S007-2018 Register North Central No Charge for MD Emergency Services Personnel Start: 12-02-2017
End: 12-03-2017 (Subject to Change)
08:00 11-13-2017 Carroll County Public Safety Training Center
EMS-202-S001-2018 Register Western Maryland No Charge for MD Emergency Services Personnel Start: 12-05-2017
End: 12-14-2017 (Subject to Change)
18:30 11-30-2017 MFRI Western Maryland Regional Training Center
EMS-202-S009-2018 Register North Central No Charge for MD Emergency Services Personnel Start: 12-16-2017
End: 12-17-2017 (Subject to Change)
08:00 11-27-2017 Howard County DFRS Training Academy