The Air Medical Crew Course is a 6 day/40-hour instruction class. This course meets and exceeds the Florida State 64J-1.005 requirements for air medical education and is based on the DOT National Standard Curriculum and Guidelines for Air Medical Crew Course Education. Aircraft & LZ safety, preventing pilot & crew error, flight Physiology, crew Requirements, communications, survival, and fitness are some of the topics covered. Other topics are: patient assessment and management of medical emergencies, respiratory, cardiac, neurological, orthopedic, trauma, burn patients, shock, obstetrical and pediatrics. This class is geared for licensed Physicians, RN’s and Paramedics who strive to achieve a higher level of education and medical expertise in order to enhance their capabilities to function safely and effectively in the aero-medical environment. The Air Medical Crew Course is approved by the Florida Bureau of EMS for Continuing Education
THE RESCUE COMPANY 1 CRITICAL CARE TRANSPORT ACADEMY is designed to prepare paramedics and nurses to function as members of a critical care transport team. The program attempts to bridge the gap between pre-hospital and in hospital care; resulting in a specialized provider who has both the understanding of the aspects of caring for a critically ill patient and has the ability to provide the highest level of care to the critically ill patient during transport. The class meets online for seven days (7) one to two weeks prior to the five (5) in person days. Curriculum Design is designed to provide the basic educational foundation required for specialists transporting critical care patients. The CCTA class is divided into 24 modules. Each module has a specific instructional goal. The right equipment to demonstrate various critical care techniques is provided to enrich the learning. The required readings and the learning objectives are provided prior to class. Each lesson contains quizzes and exams to help with the understanding of the information. This class when combined with Air Medical Class includes NAEMT certificates, AHA re-certifications NRP, SWET, and HUET.
ACLS for Experienced Providers goes beyond the core ACLS training by offering critical thinking opportunities for those advanced, experienced, healthcare professionals who use ACLS on a regular basis. The goal of ACLS EP is to improve outcomes in complex cardiovascular, respiratory and other (e.g., metabolic, toxicologic) emergencies by expanding on core ACLS guidelines and encouraging critical thinking and decision-making strategies. Through cooperative learning and active participation in case-based scenarios, learners enhance their skills in the differential diagnosis and treatment of prearrest, arrest and post arrest patients.
Advanced Cardiovascular Life Support (ACLS)
This advanced course highlights the importance of high-performance team dynamics and communication, systems of care, recognition and intervention of cardiopulmonary arrest, immediate post-cardiac arrest, acute dysrhythmia, stroke, and acute coronary syndromes (ACS).
This classroom, Instructor-led course uses a series of videos and simulated pediatric emergencies to reinforce the important concepts of a systematic approach to pediatric assessment, basic life support, PALS treatment algorithms, effective resuscitation, and team dynamics. The goal of the PALS Course is to improve the quality of care provided to seriously ill or injured children, resulting in improved outcomes.
The Neonatal Resuscitation Program (NRP) is an educational program that introduces the concepts and skills of neonatal resuscitation. In Canada, NRP is administered by the Canadian Pediatric Society and is designed to teach individuals and teams that may be required to resuscitate newborn babies.
Responsible for conducting air search and rescue (SAR), utilizing helicopters to locate lost, stranded, and/or abandoned individuals who may or may not be injured or in need of medical attention. Advance and Basic Life Support (ACLS/BLS) medical treatment may be performed if needed.
ENA developed and implemented the Trauma Nursing Core Course (TNCC) for national and international dissemination as a means of identifying a standardized body of trauma nursing knowledge. The TNCC (Provider) is a two-day course designed to provide the learner with cognitive knowledge and psychomotor skills. The purpose of TNCC is to present core-level knowledge, refine skills and build a firm foundation in trauma nursing.
EVOC Certification Courses are given throughout Florida. Our Florida EVOC Certification meets the Florida required 16 hour Emergency Vehicle Operations requirement.
Shallow Water Egress Trainer (SWET) course is a 8hr (2hr classroom, 6hrs pool, 3 for SWET and 3 for HUET) basic water survival program intended to prepare the student with the information and skills necessary to survive in the event of a water emergency. Under the instruction of our professional staff, participants receive Helicopter Basic Egress Training using the (SWET) simulator.
Underwater Egress Training (HUET) course is designed to provide students with an understanding of the importance of “Survival Skills”. Students will learn more advance skills necessary to assist them with survival in an offshore environment should an unfortunate event occur. Students will demonstrate these necessary skills during practical examination and demonstrate knowledge during practical assessment using the HUET simulator. Course is approximately 4hrs hours same as SWET. HUET class is designed to be taken after SWET. Both classes can be done in and 8hr format.
“The Certified Emergency Nurse (CEN) certification is specific to emergency nursing and measures the attainment of a defined body of nursing knowledge pertinent to that specialty” (BCEN). The Rescue Company 1 provides a CEN review course over two eight-hour days filled with all the information required to pass the CEN exam. All information provided during the two-day class is always updated so only the most current information is provided.
The Certified Flight Registered Nurse (CFRN) and Certified Transport Registered Nurse (CTRN) certification is specific to emergency nursing and measures the attainment of a defined body of nursing knowledge pertinent to that specialty” (BCEN). The Rescue Company 1 provides a CFRN/CTRN review course over two eight-hour days filled with all the information required to pass the CFRN/CTRN exam. All information provided during the two-day class is always updated so only the most current information is provided.
Flight Paramedic Certification (FP-C) and Critical Care Paramedic Certification (CCP-C). The Rescue Company 1 provides a FP-C/CCP-P review course over two eight-hour days filled with all the information required to pass the FP-C/CCP-P exam. All information provided during the two-day class is always updated so only the most current information is provided.
This course uses case-based, hands-on skills training and simulation to teach providers to effectively recognize, evaluate, and manage patients with airway emergencies and respiratory distress. With a focus on the goal of adequate oxygenation and ventilation for airway patients, there are skills stations for effective bag-mask ventilation, capnography interpretation, supraglottic devices, endotracheal intubation, surgical airways, as well as non-invasive ventilation and transport ventilators and special situations. It is appropriate for new and experienced providers.