Emergency Medical Technician
The Basic EMT training program is the basic course for Emergency Medical Technician/ambulance that follows the guidelines outlined by the United States Department of Health Education and Welfare in conjunction with the National Traffic Safety Administration, Department of Transportation. This is a lecture, discussion, demonstration, and practical application of the knowledge and skill necessary to care for individuals who have life-threatening emergencies and injuries. CRN: 12748
The Basic EMT will include, but not be limited to:
- Common medical emergencies
- Working with child patients
- Lifting and moving patients
- Environmental emergencies
- Extrication from automobiles
This course satisfies the requirements for the psycho-motor exam required by the Massachusetts Office of Emergency Medicine and the written exam administered by the National Registry of EMT as an EMT-Basic. Students must attain a 73 or better grade average to qualify for the psycho-motor and/or written exam. Test fees are not included in tuition.
Tuition: $1,400.00 (includes book) No Tuition Waivers
Instructor: Greg Lambert
January 7 – April 11, 2020, Tuesdays 5pm – 10pm and Saturdays 9am – 2pm
MWCC Devens Campus
Tactical Emergency Casualty Care
TECC teaches EMS practitioners and other pre-hospital providers of all levels how to respond to and care for patients in a civilian tactical environment. It is designed to decrease preventable deaths in tactical situations such as mass casualty terrorist attacks, hostage scenarios and active shooter events. (No Waivers) CRN: 12818
January 28 & 30, 2020, 8:30am – 5:00pm
Advanced Cardiovascular Life Support for Experienced Providers
ACLS for Experienced Providers goes beyond the core ACLS training by offering critical thinking opportunities for those advanced, experienced, healthcare professionals who use ACLS on a regular basis. The goal of ACLS EP is to improve outcomes in complex cardiovascular, respiratory and other (e.g., metabolic, toxicologic) emergencies by expanding on core ACLS guidelines and encouraging critical thinking and decision-making strategies. (No Waivers) CRN: 12819
February 11, 2020, 8:30am-5:00pm
All Hazards Disaster Response
AHDR teaches students how to respond to the many types of disaster scenarios they may encounter, including natural disasters and infrastructure failings, fires and radiological events, pandemics, active shooter incidents, and other mass casualty events. (No Waivers) CRN: 12820
March 10th, 2020, 8:30am – 5:00pm
Emergency Pediatric Care
EPC focuses on critical pediatric physiology, illnesses, injuries and interventions to help EMS practitioners provide the best treatment for sick and injured children in the field. The courses stresses critical thinking skills to help practitioners make the best decisions for their young patients. (No Waivers) CRN: 12822
April 7th, 2020, 8:30am – 5:00pm
Psychological Trauma in EMS Patients
PTEP gives EMS practitioners the resources they need to help alleviate patients’ hidden wounds – intense fear, stress and pain – during a medical emergency. (No Waivers) CRN: 12821
May 5, 8:30am – 5:00pm
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Frequently Asked Questions
When are classes scheduled?
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What is the refund policy for noncredit classes?
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