Mobile Integrated Health Care / Community Paramedic Course (Online)

Online Mobile Integrated Health Care - Community Paramedic Course

110 hour ONLINE course (10 weeks)

July 11th to September 16th

Stanly Community College

Course Cost:  $180 (waived for EMS/Fire/LE)
$21.50 (course fees – not waived)

This course is a 110 hour ONLINE Community Paramedic Course that is intended to prepare students to take the International Board of Specialty Certifications (IBSC) Community Paramedic exam.  The course is taught by an IBSC CP-C instructor and will train students to help individuals overcome barriers to accessing and benefiting from health service; serve as advocates, facilitators, liaisons, and resource coordinators; provide appropriate care for emergencies, evaluation, triage, disease management and mental health; as well as prevention; mentoring and empower residents, communities and health care systems to achieve positive outcomes and reach optimal wellness. Upon completion, students will be prepared to return to their local agency for additional training to be eligible for one of two designations-- Community Based Paramedic (CBP) or Advanced Practice Paramedic (APP).

Required textbook is Community Health Paramedicine, (1st Edition) by the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons (AAOS). Published by Jones & Bartlett Learning (2017). ISBN: 978-1284040968.  SCC Bookstore cost: $166 new, $125.25 used (if any are available), $113.25 for an ebook.

For more information or help with registration, contact Donna Jones at djones5561@stanly.edu - 704-991-0217

Opportunity Date: 
Monday, July 11, 2022 - 12:00 to Friday, September 16, 2022 - 12:00
County: 
Statewide (No County)
Education Category: 
BLS
ALS
Specialty