EMS Education Courses
SCS Safety Health & Security Associates offers many EMS Education Courses, that are beneficial, and very educational.
Anthrax and Bio Terrorism Awareness – The course, designed for general business and industry, is an overview of Bio Terrorism and Anthrax as a terrorist agent. At the conclusion of the program you will have better knowledge of Bio Terrorism and Bio Terrorism agents, an understanding of Anthrax and pre-planning ideas. Course Length: 2 Hours
Nursing Home Safety – This course is specifically for skilled nursing facilities, personal care center, and group retirement centers, and covers important safety issues that surround these types of facilities. Course Length: 1-2 Hours
Paramedic Assistant – The program is for BLS providers to help better understand the functions of a Paramedic, ALS equipment, and procedures. By better understanding ALS, it promotes having a better working knowledge in the field. This is a one day course and provides continuing education credit. Course Length: 8 Hours
Documentation for EMS – This class provides review, and practical application of proper documentation for the purpose of medical reporting. Course Length: 2 Hours
Advanced Airway Assessment and Management – The program will review airway anatomy, basic difficult airway indicators and airway management. Course Length: 3 hours
Baseline Vital Signs and SAMPLE History – This course will go over the importance of obtaining baseline vital signs and SAMPLE history. Course Length: 2 Hours
BLS and ALS EMS CE Programs for EMS Agencies– SCS has certified VA and National Certified EMS Educators who can provide BLS and ALS CE Programs for your agency. Please contact us to inquire how we can help you reach your education goals.
Bariatric Care and Transport – This course provides a review of treating and transporting Bariatric EMS Patients.
Sepsis Not Just an Infection – This course reviews the patho-physiology of Sepsis, the signs and symptoms, care and treatment.
Medical Respirator N95 Fit Testing – We can provide agencies regulatory set up of airborne compliant plans and fit testing for N95 respirators for medical purposes. Fit testing is compliance to the Code of Federal Regulations 42CFR84, and the Center for Disease Control (CDC) requirements for the use of N95 respirator protection programs.
Prehospital Trauma Life Support (PHTLS) Advanced/Basic Provider – This course is designed for EMS Personnel for the additional training of handling trauma patients in the field. PHTLS is a unique continuing education program and is vital for the increase knowledge and skills to delivering critical care in the Prehospital environment. Course Length: 16 hours
Advanced Medical Life Support (AMLS) – The program addresses how best to assess and manage the most common medical crises in patients, offering critical thinking methodology. Emphasizes size-up, history, treatment strategies and systematic rule outs.
Geriatric Education for Emergency Medical Services (GEMS) – GEMS is a course designed specifically to help EMS providers and other Allied Health Providers address all of the special needs of the older population. Course Length: 12-16 Hours
EMS Safety Program – The program is designed to promote a culture of EMS safety and help reduce the number and intensity of injuries incurred by EMS practitioners in carrying out their work. Course Length: 8 Hours
PHTLS, EMS Safety, AMLS and GEMS Instructor Development Programs – SCS Offer EMS Agencies the ability to become PHTLS, AMLS, GEMS and EMS Safety Instructional Sites. Please contact us for more information.
We are currently working towards offering other classes:
Loudoun County VA: Aldie, Arcola, Ashburn, Bluemont, Brambleton, Broadlands, Cascades, Countryside, Dulles, Leesburg, Lansdowne, Lucketts, Middleburg, Potomac Falls, Purcellville, Round Hill, South Riding, Sterling, Stone Ridge, Waterford
Fairfax County VA: Alexandria , Annandale, Arlington, Burke, Centreville, Chantilly, Clifton, Fair Lakes, Fair Oaks, Fairfax, Fairfax Station, Falls Church, Great Falls, Herndon, Lorton, McLean, Mount Vernon, Oakton, Reston, Springfield, Tysons Corner
Frederick County VA: Winchester City, Middletown, Stephens City, Cross Junction, Gore, Kenstowns, Stephenson
Prince William County, VA: Bristow, Dale City, Dumfries, Gainesville, Haymarket, Independent Hill, Linton Hall, Manassas, Manassas Park, Nokesville, Occoquan, Quantico, Woodbridge
Arlington, Alexandria, Clarke County, Fauquier County, District of Columbia, Prince Georges MD, Montgomery MD.