Paramedic, EMT Continuing Education Courses


by the Coastal Valleys EMS Agency

Our courses are accepted by the NREMT Board.

CE Courses
Alzheimer's Disease

Epidemiology and pathophysiology of Alzheimer's Disease; therapies, strategies for caregiving; ethical and legal issues in caring for patients with AD.

5 $20.00
Bioterrorism Preparedness and Response for Healthcare Professionals

How to prepare for and respond effectively to an act of terrorism involving biological, chemical, and nuclear weapons, methods of protection for healthcare providers and patients, and the role of the Health Alert Network.

4 $20.00
Bipolar Disorders

Overview of bipolar disorders, including bipolar I, bipolar II, bipolar NOS, cyclothymia. Causes, suicide risk, assessment, treatment, care.

2 $12.00
Bloodborne Pathogens

OSHA Bloodborne Pathogens Standard, bloodborne diseases, modes of transmission, exposure control plan, universal precautions, PPE, warning labels, and exposure incident follow-up.

1 $6.00
Burnout: Coping with Stress

Effects of stress on the body; symptoms and stages of burnout; causes of job burnout, management and prevention of burnout.

1.5 $6.00
Child Abuse Identification and Reporting in New York State: Mandated Reporter Training

Mandated reporter training on identifying and reporting child abuse, maltreatment, and neglect in New York State.

3 $18.00
Child Abuse/Maltreatment Identification and Reporting

Risk factors for child abuse or maltreatment; recognizing indicators of abuse and neglect; reporting suspected cases.

2 $12.00
Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD)

Causes and forms of COPD; treatment, acute exacerbations, pulmonary rehabilitation, effects of smoking, and telephone Q and A.

5 $20.00
Coronary Artery Disease

Prevalence, pathophysiology, medical evaluation, acute treatment and long-term management, and prevention.

6 $24.00
Depressive Disorders

Overview of depressive disorders, including their prevalence, causes, assessment, diagnosis, treatment, and care.

3 $15.00
Diabetes Mellitus, Type 1

Differences between type 1 and type 2 diabetes; epidemiology, pathogenesis, diagnosis, treatment, therapy, and complications of type 1 diabetes.

4 $20.00
Diabetes Mellitus, Type 2

Type 2 diabetes: causes, assessment, screening and diagnotic tests, treatment guidelines, pharmacology, complications, prevention and intervention.

7 $28.00
Domestic Violence Education

Dynamics of domestic violence, including the effects on adult and child victims, lethality and risk issues, legal remedies for protection, community resources and victim services, reporting requirements, and model protocols for addressing domestic violence.

3 $18.00
Emergency Cardiac Care Guidelines

ECC guidelines for basic life support, advanced cardiovascular life support; overview of recognizing acute coronary syndromes.

2 $12.00
Emotions as a Healthcare Concern

Characteristics and functions of emotions; the limbic system of the brain, the neurology of emotions, management of primary emotions, and emotional intelligence.

2 $12.00
EMT-B: Preparatory : Module 1 Review

Review of material from Module 1 of the National Standard Curriculum developed by the United States Department of Transportation.

2 $12.00
Helping People Change Health-Related Behaviors

Practical strategies for helping people change behaviors that affect their health.

1 $6.00
Infection Control

Infection control practices and procedures; chain of infection, CDC guidelines, Standard Precautions; engineering, work practice, and environmental controls.

4 $20.00
Influenza: Seasonal Flu 2013-2014: Symptoms, Treatment, and Prevention

Updated for 2013-2014: Transmission, symptoms, diagnosis, treatment.

1 $6.00
Mental Health Crisis Management

Responding to and managing care for persons experiencing mental health crises and emergencies associated with mood, anxiety, anger, substance use, and major mental illness.

4 $20.00
Metabolic Syndrome

Definition and review of metabolic syndrome including measurements, laboratory tests, causes, potential consequences, and preventive measures.

3 $15.00
Motor Vehicle Crashes: Injury Patterns, Assessment, and Injury Management

Relationship between type of impact and resulting injury; scene size-up; initial and follow-up patient assessment; management of injuries.

2 $12.00
Pain Management

Pain management: its nature, sources, assessment, interventions, documentation. Ethical/legal issues; effects upon various groups of people.

For advanced paramedics
6 $24.00
Pediatric Abusive Head Trauma

Recognition and prevention of pediatric abusive head trauma, also known as shaken baby syndrome, including assessment, diagnosis, and emergency care.

2 $12.00

Assessment, diagnosis, treatment, and prevention of pertussis (whooping cough).

1 $6.00
Posttraumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)

Understand the impact of PTSD and learn how to be prepared to intervene appropriately in assessment, diagnosis, treatment, and prevention of the disorder.

3 $15.00
Pregnancy: Physiologic Changes and Laboratory Values

For advanced paramedics
1 $6.00
Pregnancy Complications

Incidence, medical management, nursing care, complications, and relevant patient teaching related to the most common pregnancy complications.

For advanced paramedics
3 $15.00
Prevention of Medical Errors

Types of medical errors, risk factors, reportable sentinel events, adverse events, adverse drug events, active errors, latent errors, root cause analysis.

6 $24.00
Prostate Cancer

Epidemiology, diagnosis, treatment of prostate cancer; approaches to screening and prevention; interventions and evaluation for patients and their significant others.

For advanced paramedics
5 $20.00
Sexually Transmitted Diseases (STDs)

Epidemiology, transmission, diagnosis, treatment, and prevention of sexually transmitted diseases (STDs).

For advanced paramedics
8 $32.00
Stroke: Comprehensive Acute Stroke Care

Anatomy, pathophysiology, diagnosis, evaluation, and treatment options for acute stroke, emphasizing immediate care and initial rehabilitation.

10 $40.00
Stroke: First Response

A current and evidence-based discussion of the recommended emergency response for acute stroke.

1.5 $6.00
Suicide: Prevalence and Prevention

Prevalence, risk factors, assessment, diagnosis, intervention, and prevention of suicide.

2 $12.00
West Nile Virus

Transmission, risk factors, signs and symptoms, treatment, and prevention of West Nile Virus infection.

1 $10.00
Workplace Violence

Types of workplace violence, risk factors in the healthcare industry, safety hazards, prevention, measures for dealing with aggressive persons.

2.5 $12.00
Wound Care

Phases of healing, cleansing wounds, caring for acute wounds, signs and symptoms of infected wounds, advising patients with wound care questions by telephone.

6 $24.00
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