Hot Topics Research for Emergency Medical Services (P0139)

Training Specialist

Michael Stern
michael.stern@fema.dhs.gov
301-447-1253

Curriculum: Emergency Medical Services

This 6-day course provides the knowledge and skills to identify and research hot topics in Emergency Medical Services to ultimately identify, promote and embrace system or service improvements. This course is structured around how to make a persuasive justification through the effective collection and presentation of data with the use of a wide variety of research resources. Finally, students will construct a program proposal and/or progress report for presentation. This course includes research, writing, and presentation elements for successful completion.

Selection Criteria Emergency Medical Services middle management personnel (including Shift Supervisor, Captain, Division/Battalion Chief, Crew Leader, Administrator, etc.) with at least 3 to 5 years experience.
Delivery Type 6-Day On-Campus
Prerequisites ICS 100 level and ICS 200 level training. Preferred courses are Q462 and Q463 available through NFA Online at www.nfaonline.dhs.gov. Chief's signature attests that the applicant has completed this required training.
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