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/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.

EMT Instructor with studentsTopics 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!


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:


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