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Advance Medical Life Support

Course offers initial assessment-based approach that progresses
AMLS focuses on assess and thinking "outside the box"

This course can be used as part of the National Registry of Emergency Medical Technicians Refresher Course for all levels of EMTs. In conjunction with EPC and PHTLS will comply with NREMT as a Refresher Course.

Advanced Medical Life Support - AMLS


Advanced Medical Life Support - AMLS is a classroom, PowerPoint, instructor-led course from the National Association of Emergency Medical Technicians that teaches students treatment programs that offers a "think outside the box" diagnosis methodology and is endorsed by the National Association of EMS Physicians. This course emphasizes the use of scene size-up, history, interactive group discussion on potential treatment strategies, and physical exam to systematically rule out and consider possibilities and probabilities in treating patient's medical crises.


AUDIENCE: This course is for all levels of practitioners with a strong commitment to patient care, including emergency medical technicians, paramedics, nurses, nurse practitioners, physician assistance, nurse anesthetists and physicians.


COURSE CONTENT:

Indentify and manage life-threatening patients

Toxicology emergencies

Altered mental status and neurological emergencies

Airway and respiratory emergencies

Shock and infectious diseases

Hazardous materials and weapons of mass destruction


COURSE FORMAT: This classroom-based which includes instructor, PowerPoint, and skill interaction throughout the course. This course is approximately 16 hours (two days) in length.


FEATURES: 

PowerPoint-based course to ensure continuity, consistency, and "out the box thinking"

Instructor-led with hands-on to reinforce new skills and that of proficiency

Student manual is provided (purchase or STARR Library) 

Course is updated with the NEW SCIENCE immediately when available


CERTIFICATION: Upon completion of this course, students receive an NAEMT Advanced Medical Life Support course certificate and completion card that is valid for 4 years.