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.
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
- Cultural Awareness
- Teaching Resources
- 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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