EMS Instructor/Coordinator

An EMS Instructor/Coordinator is responsible for EMS program development, evaluation and coordination of didactic and clinical experience curricular elements, and assisting in the selection and evaluation of instructors.


EMS Instructor Courses in Michigan

Interested in training to become an EMS Instructor/Coordinator? Our EMS Instructor/Coordinator program is offered at the following locations:

New Boston
New Boston, MI Campus | Dorsey Emergency Medical Academy
Jackson
Jackson, MI | Dorsey Emergency Medical Academy

EMS Instructor/Coordinator Program

The EMS Instructor/Coordinator program at Dorsey Emergency Medical Academy in Michigan is designed to prepare EMS Providers to become EMS Instructors. In addition to the teaching component of the EMS Instructor/Coordinator program, students are also prepared on the proper documentation and management of an EMS education program. The entry-level EMS educator engages in learner-centered, outcome-based practices articulated by the curriculum. Successful completion of the EMS Instructor/Coordinator program at Dorsey Emergency Medical Academy provides the opportunity for building and developing teaching skills on a solid foundation that can lead to higher levels of instructional and administrative expertise. Successful completion of the EMS Instructor/Coordinator program prepares participants to practice responsibly as an entry-level EMS instructor.

EMS Instructor/Coordinator Training

The goal of the EMS Instructor/Coordinator training offered at Dorsey Emergency Medical Academy in Michigan is to prepare competent EMS-I/Cs to instruct and evaluate EMS providers in the cognitive (knowledge), psychomotor (skills), and affective (behavior) learning domains. This program fulfills the initial training for the EMS Instructor/Coordinator, adhering to the MDHHS Instructor/Coordinator guidelines, and NHTSA National Education Standards.

Topics covered in the EMS Instructor/Coordinator training program include:

  • Roles and Responsibilities
  • Administrative Issues
  • Legal Issues in EMS Education
  • The Learning Environment
  • Learning Styles
  • Lesson Plans
  • Presentation Skills
  • Evaluation Techniques
  • Facilitation Techniques
  • Communication and Feedback
  • Teaching Thinking Skills
  • Teaching Psychomotor Skills
  • Remediation
  • Cultural Awareness
  • Teaching Resources
  • Research
  • Course Coordination in Michigan
  • Supervised Student Teaching
  • …and more!

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