Monday, July 14, 2008

Internationally Recognized EMT Training


This is the initial entry grade for all professional pre-hospital care providers. This grade is inclusive of ambulance staff and nursing personnel who can demonstrate appropriate training and experience in line with P.S.E.M.T. published standards (Appendix 1 refers). Entry may be afforded to applicants who are outside the full time professional sector on achievement of the following requirements:

Completion of a P.S.E.M.T. approved 280 hour training course and the achievement of the required pass mark in all sections of the National Final Examinations thereof (Appendix 1 refers).

Proof of a minimum of 250 hours hands-on patient management in the preceding twelve months. This must be confirmed by the applicants Officer – In – Charge and duly approved by the Society's National Executive Committee. Completion of a minimum of forty hours continuous medical education. Submission of a personal log of experience gained. Successful completion of National Examinations. The minimum age will be 20 years.

The next batch of EMT-Basic training will be on

Septmber 08, 2008 to Oct 24, 2008

Admission Requirements: at least 3rd year college/university level ina medical course (i.e. BSN, BSPT etc.) or 4 year course grad subject to interview with the Training Director.

Course Duration is 7 weeks. Classes are Mon-Fri 9am to 5 pmTotal of 280 hours didactic, clinical theory and hands on + 250 hours post certification practical exposure if you pass the national final exams.

Venue is at Life Support's training facility in Cubao, Quezon City

Course fee is Php 20,000


Eric James I. Guillermo, EMT(D), AREMT-B Training Coordinator

Life Support Training International Phone/Fax (632) 415 3249Mobile +63 928 488 2966

National Secretary Philippine Society of Emergency Medical Technicians Regional Affiliate - Country Designate of the Australasian Registry of Emergency Medical Technicians

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