Advanced EMD Certification
Number: 476
MemberFee: No Fee for MTU 8 Members; $365 Fee for Non-Members
Contact: 309-268-8430 or mtu8training@heartland.edu

Advanced EMD training through the National Academy will help you master emergency medical dispatching on the front lines. You will learn how to handle difficult callers, identify the correct Chief Complaint, assign needed resources, effectively communicate between responders and callers, and provide life-saving support. This is hands-on training with real-life examples, exciting audiovisual tools, and instructors who have spent years in EMS as dispatchers and responders.

EMD Certification course will help attendees:
• Improve quality of service and caring to the caller
• Correctly identify Chief Complaints
• Assign needed resources
• Improve scene safety
• Provide effective Dispatch Life Support
• Learn the new Compressions 1st CPR
• Provide crucial Pre-Arrival Instructions even in high-risk childbirth situations (breech, etc.)
• Safely prioritize calls
• Acquire National Certification

** Attendees must score 80% or above on a written exam to be certified.
** Prerequisite for National Certification: CPR-certified

* No Fee for MTU #8 Members (Register with MTU #8 @ 309-268-8430 or mtu8training@heartland.edu); $365.00 for all other seats (Register with Priority Dispatch
on-line at: https://courses.prioritydispatch.net/)

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