ERIC Number: ED269604
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1985
Reference Count: 0
EMS Course Coordinator's Implementation Guide.
This handbook is intended to clarify the responsibilities of an instructor-coordinator responsible for coordinating an emergency medical services (EMS) training program and to describe many of the materials now available for use in coordinating EMS training. Addressed in the individual chapters of the guide are the nature and scope of the coordinator's job; curriculum and instruction; facilities, equipment, and materials; and other administrative responsibilities. Appendixes to the handbook include the following: regulatory authorities and professional associations concerned with EMS training, lists of available instructional materials and instructions for obtaining them (including sources of audiovisual and print materials, basic and advanced life support publications, and readability scores for selected publications); materials for instructors or coordinators (books on supervision, instruction, and instructional design and development and national EMS-related periodicals); and samples of forms used in EMS training (formats for scheduling training, student contracts and enrollment documents, instructor contracts, training affiliation agreements, student and instructor course evaluation forms, and student's clinical training reports). (MN)
Descriptors: Accidents, Allied Health Occupations Education, Cooperative Education, Cooperative Planning, Coordination, Emergency Medical Technicians, Emergency Squad Personnel, Evaluation Criteria, First Aid, Instructional Materials, Instructor Coordinators, Medical Services, Performance Contracts, Postsecondary Education, Professional Associations, Program Administration, Records (Forms), Rescue, Secondary Education, State Agencies, Student Certification, Student Evaluation, Study Skills, Teacher Evaluation, Teacher Role
Extension Instruction and Materials Center, P.O. Box 7218, University of Texas at Austin, Austin, TX 78713-7218 (Stock Number PS 217).
Publication Type: Guides - Non-Classroom
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Teachers; Practitioners
Sponsor: Texas Education Agency, Austin. Dept. of Occupational Education and Technology.
Authoring Institution: Texas Univ., Austin. Extension Instruction and Materials Center.
Note: For related documents, see CE 044 409-410. Some forms contain small, broken type.