ERIC Number: ED183916
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1979
Reference Count: N/A
Refresher Training Program for the Basic Emergency Medical Technician. Course Guide, 1979.
National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (DOT), Washington, DC.
This guide for a refresher training program for basic Emergency Medical Technicians (EMTs) is designed to assure continuance of a uniformly high level of knowledge and skills among EMTs who have completed the U.S. Department of Transportation's basic training for EMTs. The first of four sections presents the purposes of the course, the role of the course administrator, an overview of the course including twenty lesson titles and objectives, the target audience, and a discussion of tailoring the course to local needs. The section on administering the course discusses scheduling, methodology, class size, instructor qualifications, and instructor orientation. Section 2, Resource Requirements, focuses on facilities and training aids and reference materials. The final section on evaluating the course discusses process evaluation and outcome evaluation. Appended material includes a sample application packet, handout materials, a resources table, and a process evaluation checklist. (LRA)
Descriptors: Course Descriptions, Course Evaluation, Course Objectives, Emergency Squad Personnel, Facility Requirements, Medical Services, Postsecondary Education, Refresher Courses, Teaching Guides
Superintendent of Documents, U.S. Government Printing Office, DC 20402 (Stock Number 050-003-00363-8)
Publication Type: Guides - Non-Classroom
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (DOT), Washington, DC.