First Responder Program
This course prepares individuals who are the first to arrive at an emergency to manage most medical emergencies including respiratory and cardiac emergencies, spinal and head injuries, poisoning and overdose, shock, trauma, sudden illness, childbirth, and much more. This class fulfills the First Responder training requirement mandated by the Commonwealth of Massachusetts and provides a 2 year certification as a First Responder.
First Responders include:
- Police Officers
- Fire Fighters
- Corrections Officers
- Security Officers
This 40 hour program is held Monday-Friday from 9:00am – 5:00pm.
Students will be required to purchase textbook at additional cost. The textbook that is required is Emergency Medical Responder 5th Edition. ISBN: 978-1-4496-9300-8
National EMS Institute is an Accredited EMT Training Institution by the Commonwealth of Massachusetts. Department of Public Health, Office of Emergency Medical Service National EMS Institute reserves the right to change course location in order to better serve their students.