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This course is designed for Emergency Medical Technicians (EMT) interested in becoming EMT instructor/coordinators, or for current instructors interested in upgrading their teaching skills and obtaining continuing education credits. Instructor/coordinator training adheres to the national curriculum requiring 140 classroom hours.
Upon completion of this course, participants will be able to:
Identify patterns of behavior that influence the adult learner
Recognize problem students and formulate a plan to help that student master the material
Utilize a variety of instructional methods that keep the student actively involved in the learning process.
Accurately complete a sample MDCIS Program Approval application for both internal and continuing education
Recognize their own strengths and deficiencies as an instructor and show improvement in areas that are deficient
Create a valid and reliable test
Prerequisites for this course include:
Three (3) years experience as an EMT, EMT-S or EMT-P
Current CPR instructor
Endorsement of 2 active Michigan I/Cs
Letter of application to include 3-years experience and intended use for I/C certification