Class Schedule

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Advanced Cardiovasculer Life Support is an advanced, instructor-led classroom course that highlights the importance of team dynamics and communication, systems of care and immediate post-cardiac-arrest care. It also covers airway management and related pharmacology. In this course, skills are taught in large, group sessions and small, group learning and testing stations where case-based scenarios are presented.

  • Airway management
  • Basic life support skills, including effective chest compressions, use of a bag-mask device and use of an AED
  • Effective communication as a member and leader of a resuscitation team
  • Effective Resuscitation Team Dynamics
  • Key changes in advanced cardiovascular life support, reflecting the 2010 American Heart Association Guidelines for Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation and Emergency Cardiovascular Care
  • Management of acute coronary syndromes (ACS) and stroke
  • Recognition and early management of peri-arrest conditions such as symptomatic bradycardia
  • Recognition and early management of respiratory and cardiac arrest
  • Related pharmacology

The BLS for Healthcare Providers - Classroom Course is designed to provide a wide variety of healthcare professionals the ability to recognize several life-threatening emergencies, provideCPR, use an AED, and relieve choking in a safe, timely manner.

• 1-Rescuer CPR and AED for adult, child and infant

• 2-Rescuer CPR and AED for adult, child and infant

• Bag-mask techniques for adult, child and infant

CPR with an advanced airway*

• Critical concepts of high-quality CPR

• Differences between adult, child and infant rescue techniques

• Key changes in basic life support, reflecting the new science from the 2015 American Heart Association Guidelines for Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation and Emergency Cardiovascular Care

• Relief of choking for adult, child and infant

• Rescue breathing for adult, child and infant

• The American Heart Association Chain of Survival

 

AHA BLS Instructor Course

Become an American Heart Association Basic Life Support Instructor. Teach Healthcare Provider and Heartsaver CPR / First Aid! 

 

This course covers aspects related to teaching AHA Heartsaver and Basic Life Support Courses. This course will also cover effective instructor techniques, adult learning considerations, and other aspects related to leading an AHA course. This course will also cover Training Center requirments set by Trinity EMS, Inc.

 

You must be currently posess an AHA BLS (CPR) Provider Certification.

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Prior to taking this course, you will need to take the "BLS Instructor Essentials Online" course. When you register for this course, you will have the option to purchase a key code to complete the BLS Instructor Essentials Course online. After completing the online course, you will receive a "Certificate of Completion." Please bring this certificate with you to the Classroom portion of the course.

 

You will also need to purchase the BLS Instructor Manual. When you register for this course, you will have the option to purchase the BLS Instructor Manual. You will receive the manual on the date of the course.

Important: In accordance with AHA Program Administration Manual (PAM), "Instructor Candidate Selection", The AHA requires that instructors be at least 16 years of age for Heartsaver Instructor and BLS Instructor Course. 

AHA’s video-based, classroom Family & Friends® CPR Course teaches adult Hands-Only® CPR, adult AED use, child CPR and AED use, and infant CPR. It also teaches how to relieve choking in an adult, child or infant.
 
The course offers training for those who want to learn CPR and do not require a course completion card. 

 AHA BLS HeartCode

 

This is the classroom portion of the American Heart Association Basic Life Support HeartCode BLS blended learning course. This course combines an online course  and exam with a brief in-person video and skills test. The video reviews topics learned in the online portion of the course. There is also an opportunity to practice your skills prior to taking the skills test.

 

 You must bring a Certificate of Completion from the online HeartCode BLS portion to your classroom course. If you have not taken the online portion of the course, you can purchase it today by selecting "Yes" below.

 

 This Skills check requires you to have completed the online course within the last 60 days.  

 

Heartsaver® CPR AED
This course will teach you to recognize cardiac arrest, get emergency care on the way quickly, and help a person until more advanced care arrives to take over. The course also covers adult choking and naloxone.

Heartsaver  First Aid CPR AED is a classroom, video-based, instructor-led course that teaches students critical skills needed to respond to and manage a first aid, choking or sudden cardiac arrest emergency in the first few minutes until emergency medical services (EMS) arrives. 

Students learn skills such as how to treat bleeding, sprains, broken bones, shock and other first aid emergencies.  This course also teaches adult CPR and AED use.

This course is designed to meet OSHA requirements and covers first aid basics and CPR and AED skills for adults, children, and infants.

Heartsaver® First Aid
Designed to meet OSHA regulations, this course covers first aid basics, consisting of the most common life-threatening emergencies, how to recognize them, how to call for help, and how to perform lifesaving skills.

Pediatric Advanced Life Support (PALS) is a classroom, video-based, Instructor-led course that uses a series of simulated pediatric emergencies to reinforce the important concepts of a systematic approach to pediatric assessment, basic life support, PALS treatment algorithms, effective resuscitation and team dynamics. The goal of the PALS Course is to improve the quality of care provided to seriously ill or injured children, resulting in improved outcomes.

To take the PALS Course, each student must have access to his/ her own PALS Provider Manual before, during and after the class.

AHA has created the AHA Student Website at www. heart. org/ eccstudent, which allows students and Instructors access to the online PALS Precourse Self-Assessment tool. To access the AHA Student Website, students need an access code, which is provided on page ii of the PALS Provider Manual.

You must complete the online portion of this program and present a completion certificate in order to take the classroom portion of this program.  Students without a completion certificate will NOT be permitted to stay for the class. 

Pediatric Advanced Life Support (PALS) is a classroom, video-based, Instructor-led course that uses a series of simulated pediatric emergencies to reinforce the important concepts of a systematic approach to pediatric assessment, basic life support, PALS treatment algorithms, effective resuscitation and team dynamics. The goal of the PALS Course is to improve the quality of care provided to seriously ill or injured children, resulting in improved outcomes.

To take the PALS Course, each student must have access to his/ her own PALS Provider Manual before, during and after the class.

AHA has created the AHA Student Website at www. heart. org/ eccstudent, which allows students and Instructors access to the online PALS Precourse Self-Assessment tool. To access the AHA Student Website, students need an access code, which is provided on page ii of the PALS Provider Manual.

You must complete the online portion of this program and present a completion certificate in order to take the classroom portion of this program.  Students without a completion certificate and current PALS certification will NOT be permitted to stay for the class. 

Replacement CPR Course Completion Card

 

Please complete this form to purchase a replacement Course Completion card. To be eligible, you need to have taken an American Heart Association course with Trinity EMS, Inc. within the past 2 years. Please make sure to enter your First and Last name exactly as it was spelled on your Course Completion Card.

Course Completion cards will be mailed to the address you enter within 1 business day. If you know the date of the AHA course you took, please enter it in the comments at the end of registration.

FOR TRINITY EMPLOYEES ONLY
 
All Trinity Employees are required to complete CEVO by June 1st, 2017.
 
Completion of this course is the equivalent of attending CEVO Part 1 and CEVO Part 2.
 
To successfully complete CEVO, employees must also attend the following:

CEVO Road Test

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First introduced in the early 90's, the Coaching The® Emergency Vehicle Operator™ (CEVO) courses quickly became accepted as a standard.  Since then, over a quarter of a million professionals have been trained with the CEVO programs.  Based on valuable input from participants, instructors and loss prevention professionals. 
 
Comprehensive coverage of collision-prevention techniques, including:
  • Cushion of Safety
  • Scanning
  • Vehicle Positioning
  • Handling Blind Spots
  • Parking Procedures and more.

 

Coverage of a wide range of other safety-related topics, including:
  • Vehicle Inspection
  • Vehicle Handling and design characteritics
  • Emergency and non-emergency driving differences
  • Safety at the scene
FOR TRINITY EMPLOYEES ONLY
***Important Note: You will be paid for actual hours attended. ****
 
All Trinity Employees are required to complete CEVO by June 1st, 2017.
 
To successfully complete CEVO, employees must attend the following:

CEVO Part 1

CEVO Part 2

CEVO Road Test

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First introduced in the early 90's, the Coaching The® Emergency Vehicle Operator™ (CEVO) courses quickly became accepted as a standard.  Since then, over a quarter of a million professionals have been trained with the CEVO programs.  Based on valuable input from participants, instructors and loss prevention professionals. 
 
Comprehensive coverage of collision-prevention techniques, including:
  • Cushion of Safety
  • Scanning
  • Vehicle Positioning
  • Handling Blind Spots
  • Parking Procedures and more.

 

Coverage of a wide range of other safety-related topics, including:
  • Vehicle Inspection
  • Vehicle Handling and design characteritics
  • Emergency and non-emergency driving differences
  • Safety at the scene
FOR TRINITY EMPLOYEES ONLY
 
***Important Note: You will be paid for actual hours attended. ****
 
All Trinity Employees are required to complete CEVO by June 1st, 2017.
 
You must attend CEVO Part 1 prior to taking this course.
 
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First introduced in the early 90's, the Coaching The® Emergency Vehicle Operator™ (CEVO) courses quickly became accepted as a standard.  Since then, over a quarter of a million professionals have been trained with the CEVO programs.  Based on valuable input from participants, instructors and loss prevention professionals. 
 
Comprehensive coverage of collision-prevention techniques, including:
  • Cushion of Safety
  • Scanning
  • Vehicle Positioning
  • Handling Blind Spots
  • Parking Procedures and more.

 

Coverage of a wide range of other safety-related topics, including:
  • Vehicle Inspection
  • Vehicle Handling and design characteritics
  • Emergency and non-emergency driving differences
  • Safety at the scene

 

FOR TRINITY EMPLOYEES ONLY
***Important Note: You will be paid for actual hours attended. ****

Employees must attend CEVO Part 1 and CEVO Part 2 or complete CEVO Online prior to taking the CEVO Road Test.

The CEVO Road Test will be held at a location to be determined by the instructor.

Students will be able to practice with all vehicle equipment that may be used while working at Trinity EMS, Inc.

This includes (but is not limited to):

Type 2 Ambulance

Type 3 Ambulance

Chair Car (Van)

Chair Car (Bus)

At the end of the Road Test, employees must demonstrate proficiency in using all equipment.

 

  • This course is not run by Trinity
  • Open to the public
  • Registration through TrinityEMS.com is only for Trinity employees
  • Networking and Refreshments 17:30.
  • All classes will be in Clark Auditorium 18:00-20:00.
  • Please email Lisa at lisa.gattinella@lowellgeneral.org to register
  • Direct questions to: Casey Rainville, Paramedic Clinical Leader at casey.rainville@lowellgeneral.org

PROMO CODES:

Trinity employees always register with Promo code: TEMS

Lowell General employees please register with Promo code : LGH

For everyone else, If paying in person by cash or mailing a check, enter Promo code: CASH

AHA disclaimer: The American Heart Association strongly promotes knowledge and proficiency in all AHA courses and has developed instructional materials for this purpose. Use of these materials in an educational course does not represent course sponsorship by the AHA. Any fees charged for such a course, except for a portion of fees needed for AHA course material, do not represent income to the AHA.