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May 2021
    
BLS Instructor - American Heart Association Description Information BLS Instructor - American Heart Association BLS Instructor course: This course is suited for those that have reached instructor potential for The American Heart Association Basic Life Support Instructor Course is designed to provide instructor candidates the knowledge and skills necessary to teach basic life support providers. The course provides instructor candidates the opportunity to develop and refine their presentation and teaching skills and includes the following topics: •AHA ECC educational philosophy •National AHA policies and procedures that affect ECC instructors •Sufficient background information so instructors will comprehend BLS subject matter and be able to answer questions posed by participants in courses •Essential teaching methods •An overview of educational aids available to the instructor for teaching provider courses Prerequisites to the BLS Instructor Course: •Have a current BLS PROVIDER card. •You must bring your CPR card with you to class. •You must have a course completion certificate for the BLS Instructor Essentials, which can be taken found at: https://elearning.heart.org/courses/21 Instructor manual is included in the cost of the course
Session Schedule:
Monday, May 10, 2021 10:00 AM - 3:00 PM

Note: Prerequisites to the BLS Instructor Course: •Have a current BLS PROVIDER card. •You must bring your CPR card with you to class. •You must have a course completion certificate for the BLS Instructor Essentials, which can be found at: https://elearning.heart.org/courses/21
Lowcountry EMS Council 
237 Oakland Drive
Walterboro , SC   29488
Enrolled: 2, Max: 10
Cost: $225.00

    
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 and will be a re-test - please call us at: 843.529.0977 so that we can assist you.
Session Schedule:
Friday, May 14, 2021 9:00 AM - 3:00 PM

Note: Please be sure to include the last four of your SSN, your South Carolina EMS ID number from Continuum and your course ID. If you do not know your course ID, contact your instructor. If any information is missing, you will be considered incomplete and will not be allowed to test. You must register seven days 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: 5, Max: 25
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 17, 2021 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: 4, Max: 45
Cost: $85.00

    
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:
Tuesday, May 18, 2021 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: 4, Max: 35
Cost: $265.00

    
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:
Wednesday, May 19, 2021 8:00 AM - 9:00 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: 8, Max: 45
Cost: $85.00

    
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:
Wednesday, May 19, 2021 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: 1, Max: 45
Cost: $85.00

    
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:
Thursday, May 20, 2021 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, 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: 5, Max: 30
Cost: $350.00
June 2021
    
Hybrid - Initial Training - EMT Basic Course Description Information Hybrid - Initial Training - EMT Basic Course Our 240 hour Hybrid EMT-Basic program exceeds the minimum hours as required for certification as a Basic EMT in South Carolina (200 hours minimum required by DHEC). This is the initial pre-hospital emergency medical technician certification in South Carolina and there are no pre-requisites. This program prepares the candidate to provide basic emergency medical care to victims of trauma and illness. This course follows and exceeds the 2009 US Department of Transportation (DOT) / National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) EMT-Basic National Standard Curriculum. This is a hybrid course and totals 88 hours online, 136 hours in class, for a total of 224 hours. Entrance Requirements High School Diploma or GED (copy must be provided). Eighteen (18) years of age prior to the last class Achieve the minimum score on the Wonderlic Exam ($35.00 cost) or have thirteen (13) or more college credits. Be physically fit and able to perform all the tasks required of an EMT-Basic (refer to Appendix A: Americans with Disabilities Act, Attachment 1: Functional Position Description, for description of all essential duties of an EMT)
Session Schedule:
Wednesday, June 2, 2021 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Monday, June 7, 2021 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Wednesday, June 9, 2021 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Tuesday, June 15, 2021 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Wednesday, June 16, 2021 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Tuesday, June 22, 2021 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Thursday, June 24, 2021 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Tuesday, June 29, 2021 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Thursday, July 1, 2021 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Monday, July 5, 2021 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Wednesday, July 7, 2021 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Monday, July 12, 2021 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Wednesday, July 14, 2021 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Monday, July 19, 2021 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Wednesday, July 21, 2021 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Monday, July 26, 2021 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Wednesday, July 28, 2021 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Thursday, July 29, 2021 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Note: This is a hybrid course. You will be required to complete class via an interactive classroom and there will be online activities. There will be an online lecture (weekly after the first start date, which is IN class), which will be recorded and will allow you to review. There will be weekly skill sessions (weekly after the first week noted on this schedule, up to graduation).*** If your company/organization is paying for your course(s), please select the Company Paying option and email us at: cvarnadoe@lowcountryems.com or call 843-529-0977 - and provide us with the contact person in charge of finances for the organization**
College of Charleston 
81 St. Philip St
Charleston , SC   29424
Enrolled: 22, Max: 40
Cost: $1,250.00

    
BLS Provider Description Information BLS Provider The BLS for Healthcare Providers Course teaches CPR skills for helping victims of all ages (including doing ventilation with a barrier device, a bag-mask device, and oxygen); use of an automated external defibrillator (AED); and relief of foreign-body airway obstruction (FBAO). It's intended for participants who provide heath care to patients in a wide variety of settings, including in-hospital and out-of-hospital. For certified or noncertified, licensed or nonlicensed healthcare professionals.
Session Schedule:
Monday, June 7, 2021 10:00 AM - 2:30 PM

Note: Please dress comfortably as the training program requires kneeling. Course Fees are nonrefundable.
Lowcountry EMS Council 
237 Oakland Drive
Walterboro , SC   29488
Enrolled: 0, Max: 10
Cost: $85.00

    
ACLS Instructor - American Heart Association Description Information ACLS Instructor - American Heart Association The American Heart Association Advanced Cardiac Life Support Instructor Course is designed to provide instructor candidates the knowledge and skills necessary to teach advanced life support providers. The course provides instructor candidates the opportunity to develop and refine their presentation and teaching skills. Pre-requisites for the course are a current AHA ACLS Provider card as well as completion of the AHA ACLS Instructor Essentials Course. This course can be found at: https://elearning.heart.org/course/803 Instructor manual is included in the cost of the course.
Session Schedule:
Monday, June 14, 2021 10:00 AM - 6:00 PM

Note: Prerequisites to the ACLS Instructor Course: •Have a current ACLS PROVIDER card. •You must bring your ACLS Provider card with you to class. •You must have a course completion certificate for the ACLS Instructor Essentials, which can be found at: https://elearning.heart.org/course/803
Lowcountry EMS Council 
237 Oakland Drive
Walterboro , SC   29488
Enrolled: 0, Max: 10
Cost: $275.00
July 2021
    
ACLS Provider Renewal Description Information ACLS Provider Renewal The ACLS provider course provides the knowledge and skills needed to evaluate manage the first 10 minutes of an adult ventricular fibrillation/ventricular tachycardia (VF/VT) arrest. Providers are expected to learn to manage 10 core ACLS cases: a respiratory emergency, four types of cardiac arrest (simple VF/VT, complex VF/VT, PEA and asystole), four types of pre-arrest emergencies (bradychardia, stable tachycardia, unstable tachycardia and acute coronary syndromes) and stroke.
Session Schedule:
Thursday, July 8, 2021 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Note: Prerequisite: Completion of the ACLS Pre-course Self Assessment. Course can be found at the following link: https://elearning.heart.org/course/423 A minimum score of 70% is required for this course. Please bring a copy of the completion certificate with you to class.
Lowcountry EMS Council 
237 Oakland Drive
Walterboro , SC   29488
Enrolled: 0, Max: 10
Cost: $135.00

    
PALS Instructor Course - American Heart Associatio Description Information PALS Instructor Course - American Heart Associatio The American Heart Association Pediatric Advanced Cardiac Life Support Instructor Course is designed to provide instructor candidates the knowledge and skills necessary to teach pediatric advanced life support providers. The course provides instructor candidates the opportunity to develop and refine their presentation and teaching skills. Pre-requisites for the course are a current AHA PALS provider card as well as completion of the AHA PALS Instructor essentials course located at: https://elearning.heart.org/course/804 Instructor manual is included in the cost of the course.
Session Schedule:
Monday, July 12, 2021 10:00 AM - 6:00 PM

Note: Prerequisites to the PALS Instructor Course: •Have a current PALS PROVIDER card. •You must bring your PALS Provider card with you to class. •You must have a course completion certificate for the PALS Instructor Essentials, which can be found at: https://elearning.heart.org/course/804
Lowcountry EMS Council 
237 Oakland Drive
Walterboro , SC   29488
Enrolled: 0, Max: 10
Cost: $275.00
August 2021
    
PALS Renewal Description Information PALS Renewal Pediatric Advanced Life Support (PALS) is a classroom, video-based, Instructor-led course that uses a series of simulated pediatric emergencies to reinforce the important concepts of a systematic approach to pediatric assessment, basic life support, PALS treatment algorithms, effective resuscitation and team dynamics. The goal of the PALS Course is to improve the quality of care provided to seriously ill or injured children, resulting in improved outcomes.
Session Schedule:
Monday, August 2, 2021 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Note: Prerequisite: Completion of the PALS Pre-course Self Assessment. Course can be found at the following link: https://elearning.heart.org/course/427 A minimum score of 70% is required for this course. Please bring a copy of the completion certificate with you to class.
Lowcountry EMS Council 
237 Oakland Drive
Walterboro , SC   29488
Enrolled: 0, Max: 10
Cost: $135.00