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​Please note...The Continuing Education courses listed on the website may only be offered during specific times. For a complete listing of courses currently being offered download a copy of the Continuing Education Schedule or call (252) 451-8216.

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  • ACLS Instructor EMS-3104B
    Emergency Medical Services (EMS) Available on Webadvisor

    This course provides information in teaching and testing Advanced Cardiac Life Support course participants. Topics include teaching techniques, setting-up practice and testing stations and course management.…

    This course provides information in teaching and testing Advanced Cardiac Life Support course participants. Topics include teaching techniques, setting-up practice and testing stations and course management. This course is based on the American Heart Association standards.

    Contact

    Olivia Moss
    Phone: 252-451-8355
    Email: ofmoss331@nashcc.edu
  • Basic Anatomy and Physiology EMS-3000
    Emergency Medical Services (EMS)

    This course provides a basic study of the structure and function of the human body. Topics include a basic study of the body systems as well as an introduction to homeostasis, cells, tissues, nutrition,…

    This course provides a basic study of the structure and function of the human body. Topics include a basic study of the body systems as well as an introduction to homeostasis, cells, tissues, nutrition, acid-base balance, and electrolytes. Upon completion, students should be able to demonstrate a basic understanding of the fundamental principles of anatomy and physiology. This course must follow specific guidelines established by the NC Office of Emergency Medical Services (OEMS), including those related to online delivery, curriculum content, instructor credentials, and student admissions requirements/prerequisites.

    Contact

    Olivia Moss
    Phone: 252-451-8355
    Email: ofmoss331@nashcc.edu
  • Education Methodology EMT EMS-3074
    Emergency Medical Services (EMS)

    This course is designed to prepare the student to teach adults and to understand the adult learner. Participants will learn how to prepare teaching outlines and organize practical skills. This course is…

    This course is designed to prepare the student to teach adults and to understand the adult learner. Participants will learn how to prepare teaching outlines and organize practical skills. This course is required for certification as an NC Certified EMT Instructor.

    Contact

    Olivia Moss
    Phone: 252-451-8355
    Email: ofmoss331@nashcc.edu
  • Emergency Dispatch Academy EME-3500
    Emergency Medical Services (EMS)

    This course is designed to prepare individuals for employment within an Emergency 911 Telecommunications Center. The course provides the foundational functional skills of operating within an Emergency…

    This course is designed to prepare individuals for employment within an Emergency 911 Telecommunications Center. The course provides the foundational functional skills of operating within an Emergency 911 Center. Course work will include instructor led lecture, hands on experience with console and card sets, and opportunities to participate in real time scenarios while learning essential multi-tasking techniques. Upon completion of this course, students will be prepared to effectively operate the functional aspects within an Emergency 911 Center.

    Contact

    Olivia Moss
    Phone: 252-451-8355
    Email: ofmoss331@nashcc.edu
  • Emergency Medical Dispatch CE EMS-3081
    Emergency Medical Services (EMS)

    This course must follow the guidelines established by the NC Office of EMS. The objectives that are to be used in developing each lesson must come from the 1996 Release of the United States Department…

    This course must follow the guidelines established by the NC Office of EMS. The objectives that are to be used in developing each lesson must come from the 1996 Release of the United States Department of Transportation (US DOT) National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) Emergency Medical Dispatcher Course: National Standard Curriculum. The EMD program must be conducted by an approved Continuing Education, Basic, or Advanced Educational Institution as defined in the rules of the North Carolina Medical Care Commission. The lead instructor for the EMD educational program must be a NC credentialed Level I EMS Instructor at EMD level as defined in the rules of the North Carolina Medical Care Commission.

    Contact

    Olivia Moss
    Phone: 252-451-8355
    Email: ofmoss331@nashcc.edu
  • Emergency Medical First Responder EMS-3095
    Emergency Medical Services (EMS)

    This course will provide instruction on requirements for First Responder Certification. Topics covered include certification areas such as injuries to the spine, injuries to the eye, and injuries to the…

    This course will provide instruction on requirements for First Responder Certification. Topics covered include certification areas such as injuries to the spine, injuries to the eye, and injuries to the face and throat.

    Contact

    Olivia Moss
    Phone: 252-451-8355
    Email: ofmoss331@nashcc.edu
  • EMS Classroom Instructional Strategies SEF-3001VL
    Emergency Medical Services (EMS)

    This course number may be used to report any occupational extension course that is funded with receipts, and that will not generate budget FTE.

    This course number may be used to report any occupational extension course that is funded with receipts, and that will not generate budget FTE.

    Contact

    Olivia Moss
    Phone: 252-451-8355
    Email: ofmoss331@nashcc.edu
  • EMS Special Topics EMS-3200
    Emergency Medical Services (EMS)

    This training is designed to focus on new and emerging issues in Emergency Medical Services (EMS).

    This training is designed to focus on new and emerging issues in Emergency Medical Services (EMS).

    Contact

    Olivia Moss
    Phone: 252-451-8355
    Email: ofmoss331@nashcc.edu
  • EMT Basic EMS-3044
    Emergency Medical Services (EMS)

    This course must follow the guidelines established by the NC Office of EMS. The Office of EMS must approve courses that include portions delivered via distance education. The curriculum for the EMT educational…

    This course must follow the guidelines established by the NC Office of EMS. The Office of EMS must approve courses that include portions delivered via distance education. The curriculum for the EMT educational program shall be the 1994 Release of the United States Department of Transportation (US DOT) National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) EMT-Basic Course: National Standard Curriculum and the Supplemental Airway Modules for EMT-Basic: NSC. The EMT program must be conducted by an approved Basic or Advanced Educational Institution as defined in the rules of the North Carolina Medical Care Commission. The lead instructor for the EMT educational program must be a NC credentialed Level I EMS Instructor at the EMT, EMT-Intermediate or EMT-Paramedic level as defined in the rules of the North Carolina Medical Care Commission. Student prerequisites: High school diploma or general education development (GED); or successful completion of an entrance exam assessing basic reading comprehension skills at a minimum at the tenth grade level.

    Contact

    Olivia Moss
    Phone: 252-451-8355
    Email: ofmoss331@nashcc.edu
  • EMT Basic CE EMS-3050
    Emergency Medical Services (EMS) Available on Webadvisor

    This course must follow the guidelines established by the NC Office of EMS. The objectives that are to be used in developing each lesson must come from the 1996 Release of the United States Department…

    This course must follow the guidelines established by the NC Office of EMS. The objectives that are to be used in developing each lesson must come from the 1996 Release of the United States Department of Transportation (US DOT) National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) EMT-Basic Refresher Course: National Standard Curriculum and the 2002 Supplemental Airway Modules for EMT-Basic: NSC. The EMT program must be conducted by an approved Continuing Education, Basic, or Advanced Educational Institution as defined in the rules of the North Carolina Medical Care Commission. The lead instructor for the EMT educational program must be a NC credentialed Level I EMS Instructor at the EMT, EMT-Intermediate, or EMT-Paramedic level as defined in the rules of the North Carolina Medical Care Commission.

    Contact

    Olivia Moss
    Phone: 252-451-8355
    Email: ofmoss331@nashcc.edu
  • EMT Basic Refresher EMS-3075
    Emergency Medical Services (EMS)

    This course must follow the guidelines established by the NC Office of EMS. The Office of EMS must approve courses that include portions delivered via distance education. The curriculum for the EMT Refresher…

    This course must follow the guidelines established by the NC Office of EMS. The Office of EMS must approve courses that include portions delivered via distance education. The curriculum for the EMT Refresher educational program shall be the 1996 Release of the United States Department of Transportation (US DOT) National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) EMT-Basic Refresher: National Standard Curriculum and the 2002 Supplemental Airway Modules for EMT-Basic: NSC. The EMT Refresher program must be conducted by an approved Basic or Advanced Educational Institution as defined in the rules of the North Carolina Medical Care Commission. The lead instructor for the EMT Refresher educational program must be a NC credentialed Level I EMS Instructor at the EMT, EMT-Intermediate or EMT-Paramedic level as defined in the rules of the North Carolina Medical Care Commission. Student prerequisites: currently or previously credentialed as a NC EMT or higher; high school diploma or general education development (GED); or successful completion of an entrance exam assessing basic reading comprehension skills at a minimum at the tenth grade level.

    Contact

    Olivia Moss
    Phone: 252-451-8355
    Email: ofmoss331@nashcc.edu
  • EMT Intermediate EMS-3045
    Emergency Medical Services (EMS)

    This course must follow the guidelines established by the NC Office of EMS. The Office of EMS must approve courses that include portions delivered via distance education. The curriculum for the EMT-Intermediate…

    This course must follow the guidelines established by the NC Office of EMS. The Office of EMS must approve courses that include portions delivered via distance education. The curriculum for the EMT-Intermediate educational program shall be objectives identified from the 1998 Release of the United States Department of Transportation (US DOT) National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) EMT-Paramedic Course: National Standard Curriculum. The EMT-Intermediate program must be conducted by an approved Advanced Educational Institution as defined in the rules of the North Carolina Medical Care Commission. The lead instructor for the EMT-Intermediate educational program must be a NC credentialed Level II EMS Instructor at the EMT-Intermediate or EMT-Paramedic level as defined in the rules of the North Carolina Medical Care Commission. Student prerequisites: successful completion of an EMT-Basic course; high school diploma or general education development (GED); successful completion of an entrance exam assessing basic reading comprehension and English skills at a minimum at the post-secondary grade level; demonstration of math skills at a minimum at the high school grade level. Recommended hours: 160 didactic; 48 clinical; 48 field internship.

    Contact

    Olivia Moss
    Phone: 252-451-8355
    Email: ofmoss331@nashcc.edu
  • EMT Intermediate CE EMS-3055
    Emergency Medical Services (EMS) Available on Webadvisor

    This course must follow the guidelines established by the NC Office of EMS. The objectives that are to be used in developing each lesson must come from the 2001 Release of the United States Department…

    This course must follow the guidelines established by the NC Office of EMS. The objectives that are to be used in developing each lesson must come from the 2001 Release of the United States Department of Transportation (US DOT) National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) EMT-Intermediate: NSC Refresher Course. The EMT-Intermediate program must be conducted by an approved Continuing Education, Basic, or Advanced Educational Institution as defined in the rules of the North Carolina Medical Care Commission. The lead instructor for the EMT-Intermediate educational program must be a NC credentialed Level I EMS Instructor at the EMT-Intermediate or EMT-Paramedic level as defined in the rules of the North Carolina Medical Care Commission.

    Contact

    Olivia Moss
    Phone: 252-451-8355
    Email: ofmoss331@nashcc.edu
  • EMT National Registry EMS-3079
    Emergency Medical Services (EMS)

    The Emergency Medical Technician-NR course establishes the basic knowledge needed to provide, under medical authority, prehospital emergency care and to pass the National Registry licensure exam. Students…

    The Emergency Medical Technician-NR course establishes the basic knowledge needed to provide, under medical authority, prehospital emergency care and to pass the National Registry licensure exam. Students will acquire basic life support knowledge through a combination of classroom instruction, practical laboratory exercises and clinical experience in hospitals. Students will acquire a thorough understanding of criminal, civil and vehicle laws pertaining to the EMT's services; develop understanding and knowledge of human anatomy and physiology; deal calmly and efficiently with childbirth, injuries, poisonings and other medical emergencies such as heart disorders, strokes and diabetes; and in general be able to provide basic life support for seriously/critically ill patients.

    Contact

    Olivia Moss
    Phone: 252-451-8355
    Email: ofmoss331@nashcc.edu
  • EMT-Paramedic Initial EMS-3031
    Emergency Medical Services (EMS)

    This course must follow the guidelines established by the NC Office of EMS. The Office of EMS must approve courses that include portions delivered via distance education. The curriculum for the EMT-Paramedic…

    This course must follow the guidelines established by the NC Office of EMS. The Office of EMS must approve courses that include portions delivered via distance education. The curriculum for the EMT-Paramedic educational program shall be the 1998 Release of the United States Department of Transportation (US DOT) National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) EMT-Paramedic Course: National Standard Curriculum. The EMT-Paramedic program must be conducted by an approved Advanced Educational Institution as defined in the rules of the North Carolina Medical Care Commission. The lead instructor for the EMT-Paramedic educational program must be a NC credentialed Level II EMS Instructor at the EMT-Paramedic level as defined in the rules of the North Carolina Medical Care Commission. Student prerequisites: successful completion of an EMT-Basic course; high school diploma or general education development (GED); successful completion of an entrance exam assessing basic reading comprehension and English skills at a minimum at the post-secondary grade level; demonstration of math skills at a minimum at the high school grade level. Recommended hours: 596 didactic; 200 clinical; 300 field internship. Pre- or Co-requisite course EMS XXXX Anatomy and Physiology.

    Contact

    Olivia Moss
    Phone: 252-451-8355
    Email: ofmoss331@nashcc.edu
  • First Responder CE EMS-3096
    Emergency Medical Services (EMS) Available on Webadvisor

    Meets the requirements for continuing education hours for certified first responders. Special topics identified from certification areas such as injuries to the spine, injuries to the eye, and injuries…

    Meets the requirements for continuing education hours for certified first responders. Special topics identified from certification areas such as injuries to the spine, injuries to the eye, and injuries to the face and throat.

    Contact

    Olivia Moss
    Phone: 252-451-8355
    Email: ofmoss331@nashcc.edu
  • Paramedic CE EMS-3060
    Emergency Medical Services (EMS) Available on Webadvisor

    This course must follow the guidelines established by the NC Office of EMS. The objectives that are to be used in developing each lesson must come from the 2001 Release of the United States Department…

    This course must follow the guidelines established by the NC Office of EMS. The objectives that are to be used in developing each lesson must come from the 2001 Release of the United States Department of Transportation (US DOT) National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) EMT-Paramedic: NSC Refresher Course. The EMT-Paramedic program must be conducted by an approved Continuing Education, Basic, or Advanced Educational Institution as defined in the rules of the North Carolina Medical Care Commission. The lead instructor for the EMT-Paramedic educational program must be a NC credentialed Level I EMS Instructor at the EMT-Paramedic level as defined in the rules of the North Carolina Medical Care Commission.

    Contact

    Olivia Moss
    Phone: 252-451-8355
    Email: ofmoss331@nashcc.edu