Emergency Medical Responder

Completion of this course results in a 3 year certification.

Duration 80-120 hours

Description Participants will learn and demonstrate all knowledge and skills needed to provide appropriate patient assessments, interventions, and on-going care, including the transportation of a patient to a healthcare facility. Course content may vary depending on jurisdictional requirements and, in addition, follows the National Occupational Competency Profiles (NOCP) as defined by the Paramedic Association of Canada. Participants will be engaged in dynamic training techniques including video, media presentations, skills demonstrations, practice sessions, discussions and scenarios based on real-life situations.

Audience Professionals in emergency medical care who may be responsible for initial assessments, the provision of safe and prudent care, and the transport of a patient to the most appropriate healthcare facility.

Prerequisites Participants must be certified in Standard First Aid with CPR level C.


  • Successfully demonstrate the required skills

  • Minimum 75% mark for written, closed book, knowledge evaluation

  • Successfully complete two evaluated scenarios (one medical and one trauma)

  • Attend and participate in 100% of the course

Certification 3-year certification in Emergency Medical Responder

Price: $980.00 plus HST

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Public Emergency Medical Responder Courses