AHASTI - EMR Refresher

OUR EMR REFRESHER PROGRAM HAS CHANGED!

This new refresher will complete candidates in ITLS basic, BLS CPR and Psychological First Aid as well as a refresher on skills, scenarios and content from the EMR program. Contact emsprograms@safetyed.ca for more information.

A refresher course for those who have already successfully completed an ACP approved EMR program within the last three years.

**** RED DEER CANDIDATES- PLEASE NOTE THAT SOME CLASS DAYS WILL BE HELD IN CALGARY****

hdgDuration

80 Hours

hdgPrerequisites

The following are the prerequisite that a student is required to have before being allowed into this course:

  • All EMR Refresher Candidate will require:
  • Must be 18 years of age by the first day of the program.
  • Show proof of graduation from an ACP approved EMR program that has been completed no later than 3 years from the start of the EMR Refresher program, proof of an ACP registration at the EMR level within the last year, or approval from ACP.
  • Class 5 drivers license.
  • If you have any questions, please contact EMSprograms@safetyed.ca or 403-670-5406.

hdgDescription

Course Expectations:
100% attendance is mandatory, lateness will also not be tolerated. Respect - for each other, the instructor, the facility, and the equipment. Professionalism - you are expected to demonstrate the same level of professionalism as would be expected of any EMS personal. All assignments, skills and exams must completed on time and at an overall grade of 75% or higher.

Student must complete their Alberta College of Paramedics provincial exam and become registered as an EMR within 1 year from the completion of their EMR course. If not, students may be asked by ACP to complete a full EMR program.

PROGRAM DELIVERY METHOD
The program we offer is a high quality practical, skill-based student education. There is a self study component, supplemented by interactive multi-media presentations, internet based review and pre-assignments.

Final Evaluation:
Candidates will complete a final written exam, skills and scenarios on the final day of the program.

For further information on the course evaluation criteria or general questions, please email EMSprograms@safetyed.ca.

hdgCertifications Earned

Upon successful completion of this program you will have earned the following tickets:

  • BLS CPR
  • Psychological First Aid
  • ITLS Basic
  • AHASTI Emergency Medical Responder Refresher Certificate

hdgAdditional Information

Textbooks are not included in the fee. You are welcome to reference your own EMR textbook from previous your EMR program, or purchase one for $150+gst.

ITLS textbook: required for the program, 8th edition needed. Borrow from a friend, buy used online, or we offer them new for $90+gst.

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