The Emergency Medical Responder (EMR), formerly MRT (Medical Response Technician), recertification course is designed for anyone who currently hold an EMR license that is set to expire or has expired within the past year.
The EMR is usually the first trained individual who arrives at the scene of an emergency. The primary focus of an EMR is to initiate immediate lifesaving care to critical patients. As an EMR, you will possess the basic knowledge and skills necessary to provide lifesaving interventions while awaiting additional EMS response. You will also assist higher level providers on scene and during transport.
Topics covered include:
- Respiratory emergencies
- Cardiac problems
- Childbirth emergencies
The EMR refresher program is for people who currently hold an EMR license that is set to expire or has expired within the past year.
Cost of the Course: $200
Cost Includes: All classroom instruction, use of a textbook in class , practical skill evaluation and testing, and the state written exam.