48 Hour Paramedic Refresher Topics Online (EMS-CE)

48 Hour Paramedic Refresher Topics Online (EMS-CE)

 $295

100% Online

Instructor Based Training

Course Overview

Our EMS-CE 48 Hour Paramedic Refresher Topics course is designed for the following groups of paramedics:

  • State of California Paramedics: Current or Expired
  • Currently Certified NREMT Paramedics

The course includes Instructor based training for California Licensed Paramedics and meets the state and local California requirements. The course is based on the National EMS Curriculum Paramedic Refresher topics and may be taken for EMS CE. Course topics include: Paramedic Operations; Medical Emergencies; Airway, Breathing, and Cardiology; Obstetrics and Pediatrics; Trauma; and Special Operations.

The course is provided 100% online as a fully narrated class, combining audio and visual elements, and may be completed over time in sections. This interactive course is designed to help you refresh and retain the knowledge presented in the training.

The HazMat Student Advantage

 
  • Fully Narrated, High Quality Training
  • 24/7, Easy to Use Online Interface
  • Self-Paced with Saved Progress
  • Audio, Text, Photos & Diagrams
  • Take Up to 24 Months to Complete
  • Excellent Customer Support
  • Course Completion Certificate

 


EMT & Paramedic Courses

 

Who Should Take This Course?

Our 48 Hour Paramedic Refresher Topics Course Online is Instructor based training for current or expired California Licensed Paramedics, and meets the state and local requirements for California. Course content includes: Paramedic Operations; Airway, Breathing, and Cardiology; Medical Emergencies; Trauma; Obstetrics and Pediatrics; and Special Operations. This course may be taken for Continuing Education (CE) credit.

This online Paramedic Course is designed for the below groups of paramedics. Please check with your EMS State Authority for any possible additional requirements.

State of California Paramedics

This course qualifies as 48 Hours of EMS Continuing Education for current or expired Paramedics in California who need EMS-CE credit. 

National Registry EMTs (NREMT)

Currently Certified NREMT Paramedics – There are three options for currently certified NREMTs to complete NREMT recertification prior to certification expiration.

  1. Refresher & Continuing Education – Requires 48 hours of refresher training (10 hours may be taken online) and 24 hours of Continuing Education training (12 hours may be taken online). Our 48 Hour Paramedic Refresher Topics Course will apply as 22 hours of Online EMS-CE.
  2. Continuing Education Only – Requires 72 hours of Continuing Education (48 hours or more must include National Paramedic Scope of Practice Topics). 22 hours may be taken online. This course counts as 22 hours of EMS Continuing Education. 
  3. Test Only – Requires no training hours and Paramedics must pass the exam on first attempt. This course would only help you with exam preparation.

Aspiring NREMT Paramedics  – This course is NOT APPLICABLE for those who have failed the initial NREMT Paramedic exam in the U.S. three times and need a refresher course in order to retest an additional three times. 

Expired NREMT Paramedics – This course is NOT APPLICABLE as a Paramedic Refresher Course for expired NREMT Certified Paramedics who want eligibility to take the NREMT Paramedic exam. 


Course Format

paramedic-refresher-course-videoThis is a fully narrated, 100% Online Paramedic Refresher Topics Course for EMS-CE credit. Students complete the course through our state-of-the-art Online Training System (OTS), which provides self-paced training that is available 24/7.

Our Paramedic course online includes up-to-date, high quality training designed with your learning as our top priority. The course features interactive training modules, which combine audio and visual elements for maximum retention. The course is completed entirely online using a computer with an internet connection and is available 24/7. For your convenience, it can be completed over time, and your progress will be saved to the last section completed. Students are given 24 months to complete the course after enrollment.

Once the course is completed, you will immediately be able to download, save or print your Course Completion Certificate which is provided in PDF format.


Course Pricing & Optional Add-Ons

   
48 Hour Paramedic Refresher Topics Course Online
$295
   
Textbook (optional) with Standard Shipping $210
   
Textbook (optional) with Rush Shipping $250
   

Additional Training

California and NMERT Paramedics require a current, valid Healthcare Provider CPR card. NREMT Paramedics also require an ACLS card. Please check with your EMS Authority to ensure all state and local paramedic recertification requirements are met. This online Paramedic course provides valuable NREMT recertification and paramedic recertification online training information, but it is not meant to replace hands-on training which is critical. 

For more information on NREMT Paramedic Recertification, see the NREMT website

In ALL situations, Paramedics must ensure they are adequately trained to do their job.

Course Objective

The course objective is to provide high quality EMS-CE Paramedic Course Topics to paramedics in need of Continuing Education (CE) credit.

 

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Sample Course Slide

Course Sections

This course consists of 6 modules broken down into 50 sections within our Online Training System (OTS).

Module 1
Section Paramedic Operations
1 Part 1 – The Paramedic and the EMS System
Part 2 – The Paramedic
2 Medical and Legal Aspects of Advanced Prehospital Care
3 Part 1 – Cells and Tissues
Part 2 – Skin, Blood, and Bones
Part 3 – The Nervous, Endocrine, and Cardiovascular Systems
Part 4 – The Respiratory System and Abdomen
4 General Principles of Pathophysiology
5 Life Span Development
6 General Principles of Pharmacology
7 IV Access & Medical Administration
8 Communications
9 Documentation
Objectives Learned
Module 2
Section Airway, Breathing and Cardiology
10 Airway Management and Ventilation
11 Therapeutic Communications
12 History Taking
13 Patient Assessment: Physical Exam Techniques
14 Patient Assessment in the Field
15 Patient Assessment and Clinical Decision Making
16 Neurology
17 Endocrinology
Objectives Learned
Module 3
Section Trauma
18 Trauma
19 Hemorrhage and Shock
20 Soft-tissue Trauma
21 Burns
22 Muskuloskeletal Trauma
23 Head, Facial, and Neck Trauma
24 Spinal Trauma
25 Thoracic Trauma
26 Abdominal Trauma
Objectives Learned
Module 4
Section Medical Emergencies
27 Pulmonology
28 Part 1 – Cardiology
Part 2 – Cardiology (cont.)
29 Allergies and Anaphylaxis
30 Gastroenterology
31 Toxicology and Substance Abuse
32 Hematology
33 Environmental Emergencies
34 Infectious Disease
35 Psychiatric and Behavioral Disorders
Objectives Learned
Module 5
Section Obstetrics and Pediatrics
36 Gynecology
37 Obstetrics
38 Neonatology
39 Pediatrics
40 Geriatric Emergencies
41 Abuse and Assault
Objectives Learned
Module 6
Section Special Operations
42 The Challenged Patient
43 Acute Interventions for the Chronic Care Patient
44 Assessment-based Management
45 Ambulance Operations and Air Transport
46 The Incident Command System
47 Rescue Awareness and Operations
48 Hazardous Materials Incidents
49 Crime-Scene Awareness
50 Terrorism
Objectives Learned

Course Exams / Objectives Learned

 
  • There are no exams for this course.
  •  After each module, students will write about three objectives learned from the module. At least 75 characters of text are required for each learned objective.

Accreditation

This course is brought to you through our partnership with EMS Training Institute, an approved BLS & ALS Continuing Education Provider in the State of California. Provider #56-0013.

This online Paramedic Refresher Topics course is based on the National EMS Scope of Practice Model and is considered Instructor based training. The course is approved for Paramedic Refresher CE for California Licensed Paramedics by the State of California and the Ventura County EMS Agency. For other states, check with your local State EMS Agency to see if this course is accepted. 

For currently certified NREMTs, this course may be applied as 22 hours of EMS Continuing Education credit. 


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Once the course is completed, you will immediately be able to download, save or print your Course Completion Certificate which is provided in PDF format and issued by the EMS Training Institute.

 

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