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EMS Continuing Medical Education

  • EMS Open Campus

    We are your home for continuing education for EMS, nurses, physicians, and other healthcare providers. Check out our courses below. Be sure to check back often as some courses are offered on short notice depending on demand.

    Registration closes the week before the class starts. Please note we reserve the right to cancel classes one week before the scheduled start date due to low enrollment. If this happens, we will notify you by email.

    To Register

    Please email Marci Martinez at martinez.marcia@spcollege.edu with your name, the course you'd like to register for, and cell phone number, and she will return your call to collect your payment information. You may also call her directly at 727-341-3656. A credit card is required to hold your reservation; however, your card will not be charged until the week of the class.

  • Current Classes

    Basic Life Support Provider (BLS/CPR) 2017-18

    2017-11-03
    2018-01-05
    2018-02-09
    2018-03-16
    2018-04-13
    2018-05-11
    2018-06-15
    8 :30 a.m. - 12 :30 p.m.
    $45.00 Course fee. The $45 course fee does not include the American Heart Association BLS Provider manual. The manual costs $17.65, and is available at the Health Education Center's Barnes and Noble bookstore, Item #15-1010 (Barnes & Noble phone: 727-202-3603). The book is required to successfully complete the course. Please note: You are not required to attend this class in uniform.
    Class Location: Health Education Center, 7200 66th Street N, Pinellas Park, FL
    To register, call 727-341-3656.

    EMT Refresher - COMING FEBRUARY 2018!

    Watch for course dates to be listed soon.
    $125 Course fee. Textbook not included, nor required, but highly recommended to successfully pass. Recommended Textbook - Transition Series: Topics for the EMT by Mistovich and Limmer, 1st Edition, ISBN: 9780135113516, approximate textbook cost: $40-$80. To register, contact Marci Martinez at martinez.marcia@spcollege.edu.
    Class Location: Health Education Center - 7200 66th Avenue N, Pinellas Park, FL
    To register, call 727-341-3656.

    The EMT Refresher is offered twice per year: February (spring) and September (fall). This 32 hour course may satisfy FL and NREMT refresher course requirements. Refer to the attached flyer for additional information. For those who need to renew their Basic Life Support/CPR card, there will be a separate BLS Provider course offered. The cost is $45 for the course and around $20 for the BLS Provider book available at our Barnes & Noble bookstore. Completion of this BLS Provider course will give you four additional CEUs, and the fees are NOT included as part of the EMT Refresher course. Date: February 2018 TBD View course flyer.

    Paramedic Refresher - COMING OCTOBER 2018!

    Watch for course dates to be listed soon.
    $200 Course fee. The course fee includes materials, but does not include the required ACLS Provider Manual 2015 (15-1005).
    Class Location: Health Education Center, 7200 66th Street N, Pinellas Park, FL

    Includes ACLS Renewal. View course flyer.
    Prerequisites: If you plan to stay for the 8-hour ACLS portion of the class, you must have the current ACLS Provider Manual 2015 (ITEM #15-1005) to participate.

    Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS) Provider

    Watch for course dates to be listed soon.
    8 :30 a.m. - 8 :30 p.m.
    $150.00 Course fee. The course fee does not include textbook, which is required to take pretest and course.
    Class Location: Health Education Center, 7200 66th Street N, Pinellas Park, FL

    Prerequisites: Knowledge of cardiac rhythm interpretation and cardiovascular pharmacology required PRIOR to taking this class.

    Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS) Refresher

    Watch for course dates to be listed soon.
    8 a.m. - 5 p.m.
    $100.00 Course fee. The course fee does not include textbook, which is required to take pretest and course.
    Class Location: Health Education Center, 7200 66th Street N, Pinellas Park, FL

    Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS) Instructor

    Watch for course dates to be listed soon.
    8 :30 a.m. - 5 :30 p.m.
    $150.00 Course fee. Instructor materials are included, but you must also bring the current Provider text, which is not provided.
    Class Location: Health Education Center, 7200 66th Street N, Pinellas Park, FL

    Prerequisites: A letter of recommendation or Instructor Potential, current provider course completion card in ACLS; successfully complete the discipline-specific Instructor Essentials Online course, alignment with an AHA ACLS Training Center. You must provide a copy of your ACLS provider card (front and back) and a copy of your discipline-specific Instructor Essentials online module completion certificate. The AHA ACLS Provider Manual and AHA ACLS Instructor Manual must be brought with you to class.

    Basic Life Support (BLS) Instructor

    Watch for course dates to be listed soon.
    9 a.m. - 5 p.m.
    $150 Course fee. The course fee does not include textbook.
    Class Location: Health Education Center, 7200 66th Street N, Pinellas Park, FL
    To register, call 727-341-3656.

    Prerequisites: Current course completion card in BLS for healthcare providers; successfully complete the discipline-specific Instructor Essentials Online course and print the certificate of completion; alignment with an AHA BLS Training Center; be accepted by an AHA Training Center before enrolling in an Instructor Course and have a completed Instructor Candidate Application on file with that Training Center (provide proof); have current AHA BLS provider status (bring copy of card to class – front and back); successfully complete the discipline-specific Instructor Essentials online module and print the completion certificate (bring copy to class); have an AHA BLS for Healthcare Provider Student Manual (bring to class); have an AHA BLS for Healthcare Provider Instructor Manual (bring to class)

    International Trauma Life Support (ITLS) Instructor

    Watch for course dates to be listed soon.
    9 a.m. - 4 p.m. Registration begins at 8 :30 a.m.
    $150 Course fee. The course fee includes the instructor textbook. You will also need the current, 8th Edition ITLS Provider book for class.
    To register, call 727-341-3656.

    Prerequisites: You need documentation of completed certified ITLS course with at least 86% on written exam, and a score of "excellent" on patient assessment skills test to be eligible to take this course. Documentation must be provided no later than two days prior to class.

    International Trauma Life Support (ITLS) Provider

    Watch for course dates to be listed soon.
    8 :30 a.m. - 5 :00 p.m.
    $125 Course fee. The course fee does not include the textbook.
    To register, call 727-341-3656.

    Prerequisites: Must have current 8th Edition combined book to take pretest and course.

    International Trauma Life Support (ITLS) Refresher

    Watch for course dates to be listed soon.
    8 :30 a.m. - 5 :00 p.m.
    $75 Course fee. The course fee does not include the textbook.
    To register, call 727-341-3656.

    Prerequisites: Must have current 8th Edition combined book to take pretest and course.

    Emergency Vehicle Driver Training

    Watch for course dates to be listed soon.
    8 a.m. - 5 p.m.
    $149.10 Includes textbook.

    Participants in this VFIS course, students will gain and/or verify a broad range of competencies associated with driving emergency vehicles including a basic understanding of emergency vehicle operations for practical applications. The course presents classroom experiences and competency course training as well as written tests for both new and experienced emergency vehicle drivers.---VFIS 2008. This class utilizes a fire engine and ambulance for the driving portion. For more information, please contact program coordinator Gabrielle Bain at 727-302-6853.

    EMT Exam Prep offered through Emergency Medical Consultants, Inc.

    Watch for course dates to be listed soon.
    8 :30 a.m. - 5 :30 p.m.
    $85 Cost is $95.00 if less than seven days prior to course start date.
    Registration form

    For registration, please call (772)878-3085, or register online at www.EMCmedicaltraining.com