Emergency Medical Responder (EMR) – 80 Hours
Rescue 7 Inc.’s Emergency Medical Responder (EMR) is a comprehensive training session designed for those individuals that will called to be the first rescuers on the scene of an emergency. The program reflects the latest advances in first aid and CPR. EMR provides primary rescuers with the information and skills they need to respond to medical emergencies with confidence and care.
This 80 Hour course will focus on Primary and Secondary Scene Management, Advanced First Aid Procedures, Airway Management, Oxygen Therapy, C-spine Management, Spinal Boards, Patient Packaging, Pharmacology, Traumatic Injuries, Medical Injuries, Childbirth, Multiple casualty incidents, and Patient Transfer to EMS. The course is designed to meet the Paramedic Association of Canada National Occupational Competency Profile for the practitioner level of emergency medical responder (EMR).
Prerequisite: Current Standard First Aid with CPR Level C.
Course Includes: Student Manual and Workbook.
Completion Requirements: 100% attendance, skills demonstration, two evaluated scenarios, and 80% min. passing grade on written exam.