EMS 161◊ EMS Lead Instructor

3 credits

Based on the guidelines and recommendations of the Emergency Medical Services Highway Safety Program and the Illinois Department of Public Health Division of Emergency Medical Services. Designed to educate EMS professionals how to teach EMS related classes. Detailed information related to the creation of course objectives, lesson plans, presentation skills, learning styles, goals and objectives are covered. Upon completion, students will become eligible to take the Illinois Department of Public Licensure exam for EMS Lead Instructor.

Prerequisite: Four years of experience in pre-hospital emergency care; at least two years of documented teaching experience and approval of program coordinator

Lecture: 3 hours

(course fee required)