Emergency MEdical Responder-Initial Certification
The Emergency Medical Responder (EMR) is often the first trained person at the scene of an incident. Our training program utilizes the US Department of Transportation Standard Curriculum and meets the requirements of the Minnesota Emergency Medical Services Regulatory Board (EMSRB).
Areas of study include an introduction to emergency medical services systems, roles and responsibilities of the EMR, anatomy and physiology, medical emergencies, trauma, and special considerations for working in the prehospital setting. This course is ideal for firefighters, law enforcement personnel, rescue squad members, and others who are interested in emergency care. Upon completion of the course students are eligible to apply for certification in Minnesota State. POST Board Credit is available for law enforcement officers.
Emergency MEdical Responder- Recertification
Emergency Medical Responders in Minnesota are required to recertify every two years by completing a 16 hour recertification course. Mid Minnesota EMS Education offers various solutions to the EMR and their agencies to meet these requirements. Our goal is to assist the EMR in completing their refresher in a way that not only validates their skills, but also enhances their understanding of new trends in emergency care.
Emergency Medical Technician Refresher-NCCP
Mid-Minnesota EMS Education is authorized by the Minnesota Emergency Medical Services Regulatory Board to offer continuing education for the Emergency Medical Technician. Course offerings comply with the National Continued Competency Program (NCCP) requirements established by the National Registry of Emergency Medical Technicians (NREMT) and adopted by the Minnesota EMSRB. Whether the need is for the 20 hours of education for the National Component or hours for the local and individual components, Mid-Minnesota EMS Education has a variety of options to help EMT’s with their training needs. POST Board Credit for these offerings is also available for law enforcement officers.
First Aid & CPR Education
Mid-Minnesota EMS Education proudly provides CPR training for Healthcare and business clients. Our instructors are certified to teach the American Heart Association and the Emergency Care and Safety Institute courses. This allows for customizing the CPR instruction to meet the needs of the client.