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Additional Courses for Paramedics?
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I am trying to find out what additional training is available to me as a Paramedic (NREMT-P) and was wondering if anyone out there can add to the list of available courses available for…Continue

Tags: CCP-C, TCCC, PHTLS, ITLS, CCEMT-P

Started this discussion. Last reply by Justin P Sep 29, 2012.

 

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Justin P replied to Tim Montague's discussion Additional Courses for Paramedics?
"right Scott I forgot about CICP, would love to learn a bit more about that course can you send me a syllabus? thanks JP"
Sep 29, 2012
Scott Lancaster replied to Tim Montague's discussion Additional Courses for Paramedics?
""You can either take a formal CCEMT-P course that follows the UMBC syllabus" Or the CICP course that follows the Cleveland Clinic syllabus!  :) Had to plug the program that I teach..."
Sep 29, 2012
Justin P replied to Tim Montague's discussion Additional Courses for Paramedics?
"Tim, my best recommendation is to not get too caught up in taking every class out there. I would agree with Geri that GEMS is a good class to take, as geriatrics consume a great deal of EMS work; even better why don't you become a GEMS…"
Sep 29, 2012
Justin P replied to Tim Montague's discussion Additional Courses for Paramedics?
"Another thread off topic......"
Sep 29, 2012
Geri Jacobson replied to Tim Montague's discussion Additional Courses for Paramedics?
"What do you have of value to provide the OP?  At least I did give a long list of additional certs.   Yes the recurring theme is education which is often skipped.   "
Sep 19, 2012
Geri Jacobson replied to Tim Montague's discussion Additional Courses for Paramedics?
"Are you being petty over a typo?  Did you notice the number of times I did type it correctly in the text you quoted? Just so you are not confused, this is the website for…"
Sep 19, 2012
Paula Miller replied to Tim Montague's discussion Additional Courses for Paramedics?
"What if we all just agreed to not get into a battle with Geri?  I think we all know the recurrent themes and can skip it."
Sep 19, 2012
Scott Lancaster replied to Tim Montague's discussion Additional Courses for Paramedics?
"Geri, I am not going to get into this again with you. I know the tests well. Simply being a blow-hard doesn't make you either appear nor does it actually make you intelligent. You know nothing about the people who post on here, so instead of…"
Sep 19, 2012
Geri Jacobson replied to Tim Montague's discussion Additional Courses for Paramedics?
"Your comment looks like you are for the "street smarts" side of training.  Street smarts can also  be called experience and it is most effective if you have the education behind you to differientiate between solid…"
Sep 19, 2012
Geri Jacobson replied to Tim Montague's discussion Additional Courses for Paramedics?
"Skip, All I said was you don't have to waste the chance to earn good college credit which could be applied toward a degree later by just auditing.  There are many classes which are electives just outside of the core programs which…"
Sep 19, 2012
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Sep 19, 2012
Tim Montague replied to Tim Montague's discussion Additional Courses for Paramedics?
"I greatly appreciate everyone's input into this topic, all of which is valid and relevant. IMO there is value in everything, value in weekend certs and value in structured accredited courses. Each provide something different. I'm not…"
Sep 19, 2012
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Sep 19, 2012
Skip Kirkwood replied to Tim Montague's discussion Additional Courses for Paramedics?
"Geri, I'm not trying to psychoanalyze the guy or make political statements.  He asked how he could take such coursework without taking the associated full program, so I provided a simple declarative answer without making political…"
Sep 19, 2012
Geri Jacobson replied to Tim Montague's discussion Additional Courses for Paramedics?
"To the OP: If you just want alphabet: C-NPT (Neo/Pedi Transport) http://www.nccwebsite.org/certification/Exam-detail.aspx?eid=26 ABLS (Burns) http://www.ameriburn.org/ablscoursedescriptions.php   Emergency Medical Patients: Assessment, Care…"
Sep 18, 2012
Geri Jacobson replied to Tim Montague's discussion Additional Courses for Paramedics?
"I know several California Paramedics who have taken the FP-C without taking the CCEMTP or having any critical care experience and have passed.  Most  just bought the book EMS websites and thought it was very easy.   Do…"
Sep 18, 2012

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