Raytown Emergency Medical Services Training Academy will provide participants with the knowledge to become professional pre-hospital care providers. The participants will undergo a comprehensive program built around high standards and quality instructors. Clinical experiences will meet and exceed the minimum requirements giving students a well rounded and complete hands on experience translating into professional and career success. The participants will be provided with knowledge in the following areas:
.Legal and ethical issues for pre-hospital providers
.Basic and advanced airway techniques including CPR
.Assessment and emergency treatment of medical and trauma patients
.External Defibrillation/AED operations
.Basic medical pharmacology
.72 hours of clinical experience in a EMS field setting
And much, much more!
The minimum requirements for applying to the program are:
.Applicants must be a minimum of 18 years old at the time of testing
.Have a high school diploma or GED
.Felony-free criminal record
.Submit to a background check prior to beginning field shifts
.Valid government-issued photo ID
Classes are held on Tuesday and Thursday evenings from 6:00-10:00pm at the Raytown EMS headquarters.
Tuition is $1100 for the class. Cost includes textbooks, online course access, TestPrep National Registry practice tests, student liability insurance and use of a uniform shirt for clinicals, & AHA BLS class. Payment plans are available. Students must have access to a computer and an internet connection.