Hunter's Ambulance

Training & Education Center

Class Schedule

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Hands-On Session (Included)

Hands-on skills testing is a requirement for completion of this course. This will be completed with an AHA instructor. Upon sucessful completion of the online portion please email training@huntersamb.com or call 203-514-5181 to schedule your skills session.

Who Should Take This Course?

This course is designed for healthcare providers who need ACLS for their clinical duties. This group of professionals includes physicians, nurses, paramedics, respiratory therapists, pharmacists and others as required by their employer.

What Does This Course Teach?

HeartCode® ACLS is a self-directed, comprehensive eLearning program that uses eSimulation technology to allow students to assess and treat patients in virtual healthcare settings. There are a variety of additional videos as well as the ACLS Provider Manual and the 2015 Handbook of Emergency Cardiovascular Care to enhance learning and facilitate successful completion of the patient cases.

This class is for students who have completed the ACLS Heartcode Online Course.

AHA Advanced Cardiac Life Support is for healthcare providers who provide advanced level of care for adult patients experiencing a cardiac event or stroke. Topics include: cardiac arrest management, medication administration, electrical therapy for rhythm disturbances and stroke. 

ACLS and PALS Recertification classes include a Pre-course Self-Assessment that is required to be completed BEFORE attending the course. Students are required to provide the course Instructor with a copy of the self-assessment result at the beginning of the class.

 Proof of completion of the Pre-course Self-Assessment is a requirement to successfully complete the course.

 The Pre-Course Self-Assessment is available at www.heart.org/eccstudent and entering the code acls15.

The BLS Healthcare Provider Course teaches CPR skills for helping victims of all ages (including doing ventilation with a barrier device, a bag-mask device, and oxygen); use of an automated external defibrillator (AED); and relief of foreign-body airway obstruction (FBAO). It’s intended for participants who provide health care to patients in a wide variety of settings including in-hospital and out-of-hospital.

 

This Skills check is for those that have completed the Online portion of AHA BLS Heartcode and only need the classroom portion of the class. Skills checks are done by appointment, so once you register we will contact you to set up a date and time to come in.  

If you need both the online and the skills check please use the link for BLS-Online.

The Online BLS Course teaches CPR skills for helping victims of all ages (including doing ventilation with a barrier device, a bag-mask device, and oxygen); use of an automated external defibrillator (AED); and relief of foreign-body airway obstruction (FBAO). It’s intended for participants who provide health care to patients in a wide variety of settings, including in-hospital and out-of-hospital. Healthcare providers, such as physicians, nurses, paramedics, emergency medical technicians, respiratory therapists, physical and occupational therapists, physician’s assistants, residents or fellow, or medical or nursing students in training, healthcare aides, medical or nursing assistants, police officers, firefighters and other allied health personnel.

There is a required skills check that needs to be scheduled once the online portion is complete. You will be issued an online key sent to your email once your completed registration is complete.  

AHA Pediatric Advance Life Support is for healthcare providers who provide advanced level care to pediatric patients. Topics include management of cardiac conditions, respiratory emergencies, shock, Airway, intraosseous access & medication administration 

ACLS and PALS Recertification classes include a Pre-course Self-Assessment that is required to be completed BEFORE attending the course. Students are required to provide the course Instructor with a copy of the self-assessment result at the beginning of the class.

 Proof of completion of the Pre-course Self-Assessment is a requirement to successfully complete the course.

 The Pre-Course Self-Assessment is available at www.heart.org/eccstudent and entering the code pals15.

The EMT class provides the initial training to apply for certification with the State of Connecticut Department of Public Health. The EMT is responsible for initial assessment, stabilization, and transportation of an injured or medically ill person. EMT’s perform duties, such as, CPR, patient stabilization, airway clearance, hemorrhage control, initial wound care, fracture stabilization, and emergency childbirth. They must exercise good judgment and leadership under stress and must deal with people of all ages experiencing injuries and death. NREMT practical testing included.

This class also provides clinical ride time on an ambulance 2 shifts a month. This gets you out of the classroom and into an ambulance to learn hands on with a preceptor.

 

Hunter’s Ambulance sponsors an accelerated EMT training course taught by experienced EMS Instructors to become an Emergency Medical Technician.  This program is designed to prepare individuals to take the National Registry of Emergency Medical Technicians (NREMT) certification examination. This is the test used by the State of Connecticut to certify EMT's.

Coursework emphasizes emergency skills, such as managing respiratory, trauma, and cardiac emergencies, and patient assessment. Coursework also include clinical time which gets you out of the classroom and into an ambulance working hands on with an EMT. This valuable time working with an EMT and responding to calls on our busy ambulances provide you with experience you can't get elsewhere!  The program provides instruction and practice in dealing with bleeding, fractures, airway obstruction, cardiac arrest, and emergency childbirth. Students learn how to use and maintain common emergency equipment, such as backboards, suction devices, splints, oxygen delivery systems, and stretchers.

This accelerated course is held on Monday and Wednesday from 8:00 am until 4:00 pm and Friday from 8:00am until 12:00 pm. There will also be 1 Saturday class for the final exam from 9 am - 4:30 pm. There will also be 2 clinical rotations per month to gain hands on training in an ambulance with experienced providers.

Class size is limited to 30 students.  Total Course Fees: $1200.00.  This covers tuition, textbooks, final NREMT psychomotor exam testing fees and an AHA CPR card.  There are additional costs for the NREMT Certification written testing upon course completion.

There is a $50 non-refundable registration fee that will be put towards the total $1200 tutuion cost.

If you are interested in this rewarding career and would like more information or set up a payment plan - please contact us: training@huntersamb.com or (203) 514-5181.

This is a 30 hour State of Connecticut approved refresher course for recertification. This also satisfies the 20hr NREMT requirement and an additional 10hrs of continuing education. This DOES NOT include a CPR recertification, but there is an associated AHA BLS class that you can sign up for separately. Use promo code EMT-R to receive a discount on the AHA BLS class. If you do not take the associated BLS class a valid CPR Card must be presented at the first class.

You MUST also submit a State of Connecticut OEMS recertification application via their website. You will receive an email link prior to your expiration.  

For more information regarding CT certification contact:                                                         

OEMS Provider Licensing & Certification

Email:  dph.emslicensing@ct.gov

Voice:  860.509.7975