Do you want to give back to your community by having the ability to provide basic medical care during an emergency? Become an Emergency Medical Responder (EMR) and learn how to stabilize a patient prior to the arrival of Emergency Medical Services (EMS).
The Emergency Medical Responder course is a 64-hour course and meets the National Standard Curriculum core competencies. The course consists of both classroom lecture and hands-on skills training covering patient assessment, treatment, and use of various medical equipment.
Individuals successfully completing this course will be eligible to sit for the National Registry Cognitive Exam and certification through Texas Department of State Health Services (DSHS) as an EMR.
There are no prerequisites for this class
Prior to attending class, you must purchase the Emergency Medical Responder 5th Ed. textbook and Navigate Course Management access (ISBN# 9781284050059).
These materials can be purchased at a discounted price directly from Jones and Bartlett.
64.00 Texas Commission on Law Enforcement (TCOLE)
64.00 CE through Texas Department of State Health Services (DSHS)
If you are attending this course as part of Annual Fire Training School taught each July, you need to be aware of the following additional information.