Category: Emergency Medical Services

Emergency Medical Services

EMT graduates prep for National Registry exam

EMT graduates prep for national registry exam

In order for Emergency Medical Technician (EMT) graduates to work in the state of Florida, they must first pass a licensing exam to earn this credential. Recently, over 35 EMT graduates participated in a EMT exam prep class to help them acquire the best tips and tricks to utilize while studying for this important exam. … Continue reading EMT graduates prep for National Registry exam

Do you need a Basic Life Support/CPR class?

basic life support

Students, is Basic Life Support/CPR required as one of your health program admission requirements? Now’s your chance to meet this requirement. St. Petersburg College’s Health Education Center – your home for BLS/CPR classes! We serve EMS, nurses, physicians, and other healthcare providers by conducting monthly BLS/CPR classes. Here are details about our upcoming classes: Dates: … Continue reading Do you need a Basic Life Support/CPR class?

Did you know EMS has a “Simbulance”?

EMS Instructor Ralph Sibbio working with medic students outside the simbulance

The St. Petersburg College Emergency Medical Services (EMS) department knows the importance of simulation when practicing EMT and paramedic skills. When students can actually “do” what they just learned about, experience it, and simulate it, the learning environment becomes engaging, and the student becomes motivated. What is a Simbulance? It is very important for students … Continue reading Did you know EMS has a “Simbulance”?