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February 2020
    
NREMT Practical Testing - Basic Description Information NREMT Practical Testing - Basic This is the psychomotor NREMT Exam for Basic EMT certification. If you need a partial examination - please call us at: 843.529.0977 so that we can assist you.
Session Schedule:
Friday, February 21, 2020 8:00 AM - 2:00 PM

Note: Please be sure to include the last four of your SSN, Date of Birth, and your South Carolina Number. You must register one week prior to the exam. If you need assistance with registering please call the office at: 843.529.0977. If you only need a partial retest - please call the office to pay and schedule. Please note that no shows or cancellations less than 14 days from the examination date, no refunds will be issued.
Lowcountry EMS Council 
237 Oakland Drive
Walterboro , SC   29488
Enrolled: 11, Max: 24
Cost: $100.00
May 2020
    
Paramedic - Initial Training Description Information Paramedic - Initial Training The Dates Shown are the start and end dates. The competency based paramedic course follows the 2009 National EMS Education Standards and consists of at least 1,346 hours of classroom instruction, laboratory, clinical and field rotations through the Lowcountry Region. In addition, students will complete provider level courses in trauma, advance cardiac life support, and advance level pediatric life support. The course will prepare students to participate in the National Registry Paramedic exam, however cannot guarantee success on any certification exam. Prerequisite Requirements: -NREMT EMT Basic Card -Satisfactory Score on the SLE-Q, and EMT Competency Exam. -Grade of “C” or Better in the LCREMS Anatomy and Physiology Course, or college equivalent within 5 years. -SLED Background check can be obtained through www.catch.sled.sc.gov -Must be covered by employers' Worker's Compensation or have major medical health insurance that remains in effect throughout Paramedic training. - Documented Immunizations against the following: Seasonal Flu, Varicella (3 doses), TDaP (Within 5 Years), Hepatitis B (full series) -Student must also have a Negative PPD Skin test within 12 months and Hepatitis B Titer. -Negative Drug screen scheduled by LCREMS Faculty. The Lowcountry Regional EMS Council is approved by the South Carolina State Approving Agency to receive Veterans Administration benefits for paramedic training. Please contact the Council office for information about utilizing your VA benefits for paramedic tuition. Federal law requires additional specific policies regarding recipients of Veterans Administration Education Benefits. These policies may be found here. Class size limited to the first 32 qualified, paid registrations. A fully executed payment plan agreement is acceptable to qualify the applicant as paid. Tuition Payment Plan Available Enrolling All initial students must complete an Enrollment Agreement in person at the Council office in order to enroll in a LCREMSC program. Students must make an appointment to complete the Enrollment Agreement by calling (843) 529-0977.
Session Schedule:
Tuesday, May 5, 2020 8:00 AM - 11:00 PM

Note: This course is 1,346 clock hours in duration, over an 12 month span. ** You must have your immunizations, a background check, and drug screen completed by April 15th
Lowcountry EMS Council 
237 Oakland Drive
Walterboro , SC   29488
Enrolled: 11, Max: 37
Cost: $5,500.00

    
Annual Infectious Disease Training - OSHA Update Description Information Annual Infectious Disease Training - OSHA Update This program will meet OSHA required annual update training on bloodborne pathogens & Air-borne and Droplet Transmitted Diseases. Other topics will include the new hand hygiene guide-lines, new TB guidelines, clarifying HBV vaccine issues, HCV risk issues/treatment & OSHA citation/fine information.
Session Schedule:
Monday, May 11, 2020 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM

Note: This program has limited seating. If you are taking one or more full Infection Control Courses, you do not need to take this course. Please ensure that you provide a good payment type, so that your seat is held. You may contact us at: 843.529.0977. If your department/company is paying for you - please select the "PO" Option and follow the instructions in your confirmation email. Please note: Cancellations less than 14 days prior to the event will not be refunded. Thank you!
Lowcountry EMS Council 
237 Oakland Drive
Walterboro , SC   29488
Enrolled: 0, Max: 45
Cost: $100.00

    
Annual Infectious Disease Training - OSHA Update Description Information Annual Infectious Disease Training - OSHA Update This program will meet OSHA required annual update training on bloodborne pathogens & Air-borne and Droplet Transmitted Diseases. Other topics will include the new hand hygiene guide-lines, new TB guidelines, clarifying HBV vaccine issues, HCV risk issues/treatment & OSHA citation/fine information.
Session Schedule:
Monday, May 11, 2020 9:00 AM - 10:00 AM

Note: This program has limited seating. If you are taking one or more full Infection Control Courses, you do not need to take this course. Please ensure that you provide a good payment type, so that your seat is held. You may contact us at: 843.529.0977. If your department/company is paying for you - please select the "PO" Option and follow the instructions in your confirmation email. Please note: Cancellations less than 14 days prior to the event will not be refunded. Thank you!
Lowcountry EMS Council 
237 Oakland Drive
Walterboro , SC   29488
Enrolled: 0, Max: 45
Cost: $100.00

    
Train-the-Trainer OSHA/Bloodborne Pathogens, Airbo Description Information Train-the-Trainer OSHA/Bloodborne Pathogens, Airbo Training must comply with the OSHA blood borne pathogen regulation and the Ryan White Notification Law. A major part of this requirement is training on the diseases and infection control. The OSHA mandate also requires that the trainer be “qualified”. This course will meet the OSHA requirement for your becoming a qualified trainer for your department. This course meets the statement – certificate of additional specialized training. Course will review: con-tents and needs for your exposure control plan, HIV, HBV, HCV, Syphilis, Airborne and Droplet Transmitted Diseases, OSHA’s requirements and a CD with resources and references will be provided.
Session Schedule:
Tuesday, May 12, 2020 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Note: This program has limited seating. Please ensure that you provide a good payment type, so that your seat is held. You may contact us at: 843.529.0977. If your department/company is paying for you - please select the "PO" Option and follow the directions in your confirmation email.
Lowcountry EMS Council 
237 Oakland Drive
Walterboro , SC   29488
Enrolled: 0, Max: 32
Cost: $300.00

    
Advanced Designated Infection Control Officer Trai Description Information Advanced Designated Infection Control Officer Trai This one day course is designed to build on the information from the Basic course. Seminar style problem solving. Update on diseases and legal issues, review of multi-drug resistant organisms, MRSA, VRE, C-diff, H1N1 and the vaccine, Norovirus, MERS and Ebola virus.
Session Schedule:
Wednesday, May 13, 2020 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Note: This program has limited seating. Please ensure that you provide a good payment type, so that your seat is held. You may contact us at: 843.529.0977. If your department/company is paying for you - please select the "PO" Option and following the instructions in your enrollment confirmation.
Lowcountry EMS Council 
237 Oakland Drive
Walterboro , SC   29488
Enrolled: 1, Max: 32
Cost: $300.00

    
Basic Designated Infection Control Officer Course Description Information Basic Designated Infection Control Officer Course A two day course designed to prepare the attendee for assuming this important role. This indi-vidual is required for all emergency response agencies by Federal law (Ryan White Law- Part G). A course book is supplied to follow the training. This includes; testing laws, Ryan White law, medical waste regulations, confidentiality, discrimination, job description, how to establish an effective communication system, proper post exposure medical treatment, recordkeeping and reporting requirements. This course covers childhood diseases as well as meningitis and blood-borne pathogens & TB.
Session Schedule:
Friday, May 15, 2020 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Note: COURSE DATES HAVE BEEN CORRECTED *** This program has limited seating. Please ensure that you provide a good payment type, so that your seat is held. You may contact us at: 843.529.0977, x101. If your department/company is paying for you - please select the "PO" Option and follow the instructions in your email confirmation. **If you need to cancel your registration, please call the billing office at 843.529.0977 x101. Please note: Cancellations less than 14 days prior to the event will not be refunded.
Lowcountry EMS Council 
237 Oakland Drive
Walterboro , SC   29488
Enrolled: 1, Max: 30
Cost: $350.00

    
Basic Designated Infection Control Officer Course Description Information Basic Designated Infection Control Officer Course A two day course designed to prepare the attendee for assuming this important role. This indi-vidual is required for all emergency response agencies by Federal law (Ryan White Law- Part G). A course book is supplied to follow the training. This includes; testing laws, Ryan White law, medical waste regulations, confidentiality, discrimination, job description, how to establish an effective communication system, proper post exposure medical treatment, recordkeeping and reporting requirements. This course covers childhood diseases as well as meningitis and blood-borne pathogens & TB.
Session Schedule:
Saturday, May 16, 2020 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Note: COURSE DATES HAVE BEEN CORRECTED *** This program has limited seating. Please ensure that you provide a good payment type, so that your seat is held. You may contact us at: 843.529.0977, x101. If your department/company is paying for you - please select the "PO" Option and follow the instructions in your email confirmation. **If you need to cancel your registration, please call the billing office at 843.529.0977 x101. Please note: Cancellations less than 14 days prior to the event will not be refunded.
Lowcountry EMS Council 
237 Oakland Drive
Walterboro , SC   29488
Enrolled: 0, Max: 30
Cost: $350.00