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Accelerated EMT Programs

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EMT/EMR Refresher

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EMR to EMT Bridge

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Safe Sitter

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CPR Healthcare Provider

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BLS Instructor

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CPR/AED/First Aid

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CPR Instructor Course

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EMT Resources

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QRP Suicide Training

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Human Trafficking

OVERVIEW

Our mission is to provide and maintain a non-profit emergency medical services (EMS) system which will protect, educate and serve the residents and visitors of the Town of Seymour and surrounding towns in a consistent and professional manner, providing the highest quality emergency medical care and service to the community.

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Academic Lecture

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Hands on Demonstrations

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Practical Application Settings

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Educational Life Experiences

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Life Saving Skills

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Foundation for Learning New Info & Skills

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Below are all the courses we offer. We provide the opportunity to learn and become part of our team. As stated above not all classes are active at the same time. Class dates and times vary. Please continue to periodically check back if you do not see the class of interest with a schedule. If you need any additional information or have any questions please call us at 203-888-8843.

EMT Day Accelerated

June 5th, 2023- July 26th, 2023 

Mon-Thurs 8am-1pm

Some Saturday Classes

Cost: $995

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This 160-plus hour Emergency Medical Technician (EMT- Basic) course includes all the skills necessary to provide emergency medical care at a basic life support level in accordance with the National Standard Curriculum and the guidelines set forth by the State of Connecticut. This exciting, yet demanding course will be taught through academic lectures, hands-on demonstrations, and practical application settings. Reading assignments and the online training will be part of this program as well. Adults learn in different ways and must take responsibility for their own learning through goal setting, research, and self-evaluation. The instructor is a facilitator of learning who provides objectives, resources, coaching, feedback, and evaluation. Adults bring with them to the educational setting life experiences that can be drawn upon as a foundation for learning new information and skills.

Actively Volunteer at Seymour Ambulance for 1 year and Receive 50% Tuition Reimbursement. Actively Volunteer at Seymour Ambulance for the 2nd year and Receive the remaining 50% Tuition Reimbursement.

REQUIREMENTS

Must be 16 by the last day of class.
Must have a parental consent form signed if under the age of 18
A watch with a second hand
A 1” binder to organize all practical materials
Clinical hours to satisfy state mandates are required
Successful completion of SMART triage (provided in course)
NIMS is required to be done before completion of the class
Successful completion of the EVOC driving course (done in course)
Successful completion of CPR for the HCP (done in course)
Signing and adhering to a course contract and code of conduct
Business casual attire for clinical rotations
Rubber sole shoes for class practicals and clinical locations
Signing a HIPAA agreement form for all clinical locations
AAOS Emergency Care for the Sick and Injured 10th ed (provided)
Internet access
Ability to lift 150 lbs
New CT requirement Mental Health First Aid included

*Does not include NREMT or state testing*

PREREQUISITES

Advanced registration with deposit

EMT Night Accelerated

Open Enrollment (Classes schedule once minimum # is reached)

Mon-Thurs 6pm-10pm

Some Saturday Classes Cost:$995

 

More Info

This 160-plus hour Emergency Medical Technician (EMT- Basic) course includes all the skills necessary to provide emergency medical care at a basic life support level in accordance with the National Standard Curriculum and the guidelines set forth by the State of Connecticut. This exciting, yet demanding course will be taught through academic lectures, hands-on demonstrations, and practical application settings. Reading assignments and the online training will be part of this program as well. Adults learn in different ways and must take responsibility for their own learning through goal setting, research, and self-evaluation. The instructor is a facilitator of learning who provides objectives, resources, coaching, feedback, and evaluation. Adults bring with them to the educational setting life experiences that can be drawn upon as a foundation for learning new information and skills.

Actively Volunteer at Seymour Ambulance for 1 year and Receive 50% Tuition Reimbursement. Actively Volunteer at Seymour Ambulance for the 2nd year and Receive the remaining 50% Tuition Reimbursement.

REQUIREMENTS

Must be 16 by the last day of class.
Must have a parental consent form signed if under the age of 18
A watch with a second hand
A 1” binder to organize all practical materials
Clinical hours to satisfy state mandates are required
Successful completion of SMART triage (provided in course)
NIMS is required to be done before completion of the class
Successful completion of the EVOC driving course (done in course)
Successful completion of CPR for the HCP (done in course)
Signing and adhering to a course contract and code of conduct
Business casual attire for clinical rotations
Rubber sole shoes for class practicals and clinical locations
Signing a HIPAA agreement form for all clinical locations
AAOS Emergency Care for the Sick and Injured 10th ed (provided)
Internet access
Ability to lift 150 lbs
New CT requirement Mental Health First Aid included

*Does not include NREMT or state testing*

PREREQUISITES
Advanced registration with deposit

EMT/EMR Recert Class

Blended Learning 

Dec 3rd- Dec 4th 8am-4pm

2023 Sign-ups – Click register for date details. Cost: $200

 

More Info

This course provides the pathway to recertify under the new State of CT requirements for EMR and EMT. It includes a hybrid component to be done prior to the class with assigned topics and 16 hours (2-8 hour days), state-mandated skill sign-off that meets the requirements for recertifying for NREMT as well as the State of CT. The cost of the course also includes CPR for the HCP renewal through the American Heart Association. Also included is a presentation on the necessary paperwork and application process for renewal.

*Pre-work required

*POST credits are given to Police Officers.

 

EMT Fall Class

Sept 6th, 2023 – Dec 13th, 2023

Mon-Wed 6pm-10pm

Some Saturday Classes

Cost: $995

More Info

This 160-plus hour Emergency Medical Technician (EMT- Basic) course includes all the skills necessary to provide emergency medical care at a basic life support level in accordance with the National Standard Curriculum and the guidelines set forth by the State of Connecticut. This exciting, yet demanding course will be taught through academic lectures, hands-on demonstrations, and practical application settings. Reading assignments and the online training will be part of this program as well. Adults learn in different ways and must take responsibility for their own learning through goal setting, research, and self-evaluation. The instructor is a facilitator of learning who provides objectives, resources, coaching, feedback, and evaluation. Adults bring with them to the educational setting life experiences that can be drawn upon as a foundation for learning new information and skills.

Actively Volunteer at Seymour Ambulance for 1 year and Receive 50% Tuition Reimbursement. Actively Volunteer at Seymour Ambulance for the 2nd year and Receive the remaining 50% Tuition Reimbursement.

REQUIREMENTS

Must be 16 by the last day of class.
Must have a parental consent form signed if under the age of 18
A watch with a second hand
A 1” binder to organize all practical materials
Clinical hours to satisfy state mandates are required
Successful completion of SMART triage (provided in course)
NIMS is required to be done before completion of the class
Successful completion of the EVOC driving course (done in course)
Successful completion of CPR for the HCP (done in course)
Signing and adhering to a course contract and code of conduct
Business casual attire for clinical rotations
Rubber sole shoes for class practicals and clinical locations
Signing a HIPAA agreement form for all clinical locations
AAOS Emergency Care for the Sick and Injured 10th ed (provided)
Internet access
Ability to lift 150 lbs
New CT requirement Mental Health First Aid included

*Does not include NREMT or state testing*

PREREQUISITES
Advanced registration with deposit

EMT Winter Class

Jan 4th, 2023 – April 12th, 2023

Mon-Wed 6pm-10pm

Some Saturday Classes

Cost: $995

More Info

This 160-plus hour Emergency Medical Technician (EMT- Basic) course includes all the skills necessary to provide emergency medical care at a basic life support level in accordance with the National Standard Curriculum and the guidelines set forth by the State of Connecticut. This exciting, yet demanding course will be taught through academic lectures, hands-on demonstrations, and practical application settings. Reading assignments and the online training will be part of this program as well. Adults learn in different ways and must take responsibility for their own learning through goal setting, research, and self-evaluation. The instructor is a facilitator of learning who provides objectives, resources, coaching, feedback, and evaluation. Adults bring with them to the educational setting life experiences that can be drawn upon as a foundation for learning new information and skills.

Actively Volunteer at Seymour Ambulance for 1 year and Receive 50% Tuition Reimbursement. Actively Volunteer at Seymour Ambulance for the 2nd year and Receive the remaining 50% Tuition Reimbursement.

REQUIREMENTS

Must be 16 by the last day of class.
Must have a parental consent form signed if under the age of 18
A watch with a second hand
A 1” binder to organize all practical materials
Clinical hours to satisfy state mandates are required
Successful completion of SMART triage (provided in course)
NIMS is required to be done before completion of the class
Successful completion of the EVOC driving course (done in course)
Successful completion of CPR for the HCP (done in course)
Signing and adhering to a course contract and code of conduct
Business casual attire for clinical rotations
Rubber sole shoes for class practicals and clinical locations
Signing a HIPAA agreement form for all clinical locations
AAOS Emergency Care for the Sick and Injured 10th ed (provided)
Internet access
Ability to lift 150 lbs
New CT requirement Mental Health First Aid included

*Does not include NREMT or state testing*

PREREQUISITES
Advanced registration with deposit

Safe Sitter

Open Enrollment (Classes scheduled once minimum # is reached)

Includes Safe Sitter Certification and AHA CPR certification

Cost: $110

More Info

Classes scheduled once minimum # is reached

Includes Safe Sitter Certification and AHA CPR certification

Cost: $110

This course is designed to teach 11-14 years of age babysitting techniques, activities to do with children, and how to do the job safely. All instructors have experience with children and are certified through SafeSitter as instructors of the course. Students will be given hands-on time with common child care tasks such as diaper changing, and be exposed to various bottles and infant materials on the market. The course will also certify participants in American Heart Association CPR/AED and give them an overview of basic first aid.

Students should bring a sack lunch and beverage

Safe Sitter® Course Content:

  • Safety Skills: Students learn how to prevent unsafe situations and what to do when faced with dangers such as power failures or weather emergencies.
  • Child Care Skills: Students learn tips to manage behavior that will help them stay in control of themselves and the children in their care. Students also learn the ages and stages of child development, as well as practice diapering.
  • First Aid & Rescue Skills: Learning skills such as choking rescue is often students’ favorite part of the class. Students also learn a system to help them assess and respond to injuries and illnesses.
  • Life & Business Skills: The ability to screen jobs, discuss fees, and greet employers will set students up for success now and in the future. Students practice these skills through various role plays.

CPR Instructor Course

Open Enrollment

Classes run based on filling to minimum capacity. 

Cost $500

 

 

More Info

This course is certified by the American Heart Association and is intended for people looking to become certified CPR instructors.

Open Enrollment – Classes run based on filling to minimum capacity

Cost:$500

Pre-work required. For more information please contact Lee Ives via email at: lives@seymourems.org

CPR Healthcare Provider

This course is certified by the American Heart Association and is intended for people who work or volunteer in a healthcare setting.
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This course is certified by the American Heart Association and is intended for people who work or volunteer in a healthcare setting.

Course skills & topics include:

Adult/Child 1 & 2 rescuer CPR and foreign body airway obstruction AED scenarios, rescue breathing, mouth-to-mask breathing and bag valve mask

Infant 1 & 2 rescuer CPR and foreign body airway obstruction.

Participants will receive a two-year American Heart Association Basic Life Support for Healthcare Providers Course Completion Card.

Please note, registration for this class is required. Walk-ins will not be accepted.

QPR Suicide Training

Open Enrollment – Call to be placed on the list

Classes run based on filling to minimum capacity.

Cost $50

 

 

More Info

QPR training addresses the national problem of suicide. The primary goal of the national suicide prevention strategy includes raising awareness and better identification and referral to people at risk for suicide. QPR training is specifically designed to accomplish this public health mission.

Please call to be placed on the list

Cost $50

2 CME hours awarded

Open enrollment. Classes run based on filling to minimum capacity.

**If desired, we can do private courses for your organization with a minimum of 8 students**

Human Trafficking

Open Enrollment 

Classes scheduled once minimum number is reached

Cost: $50

More Info

This course is designed for EMT’s, EMR’s, Police Officers, and those in allied healthcare professions who may come in contact with and be called upon to intervene on behalf of victims of human trafficking within their scope of practice.

This class satisfies the Connecticut mandate for Human Trafficking for the EMS Professional

Cost : $50

2 CME hours awarded

Open enrollment. Classes scheduled once minimum number is reached.

**If desired, we can do private courses for your organization with a minimum of 8 students**

EMT Resources

Click below to access our EMS NREMT Practical Skills Demos –  YouTube
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This page has several video demonstrations on the following:

  • How to use Portable Suction
  • Trauma Assessment step by step – Part 1
  • Trauma Assessment step by step – Part 2
  • NREMT Seated Spinal Immobilization: KED

Please feel free to Subscribe and we hope you find these videos to be of help. Enjoy!

 

CPR/AED/First Aid

Open Enrollment (Classes run based on filling to minimum capacity) BLS, heartsaver, and first aid classes. 

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.

More Info

Classroom-based (Instructor led with video and hands-on skills conducted throughout) The course also covers adult choking and naloxone (Narcan) administration.

Features:

Video-based course ensures consistency. Instructor-led, hands-on class format reinforces skills proficiency. The course is updated with the newest science and recommendations. Certification is awarded upon completion of this course. Students will receive an American Heart Association Heart Saver CPR AED course completion card valid for two years.

During the course, an AHA instructor conducts video-based lessons and works with students to complete their CPR and AED use.

Optional modules in child CPR and AED use and infant CPR, including a child and infant choking.

How long is my certification good for?

All American Heart Association courses are two-year certifications

Do I have to take a written examination to pass the Heart Saver AED course?

Although a Heart Saver exam is available, you are not required to take a written examination. A certification card will be issued once you have successfully completed the course.

Can I take this course if I am a healthcare provider?

No, all healthcare providers are required to take the BLS for healthcare providers CPR course.

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