EMT Training Programs Courses

Adult CPR & Automated External Defibrillator Training Course (CPR - AED) 4 hrs
For those seeking to obtain the skills and knowledge necessary to respond to breathing and cardiac emergencies in adults. Course content includes:

  • Using the EMS system
  • Identifying and controlling risk factors for cardiovascular disease
  • Adult CPR, Choking Skills & Techniques
  • When to use an AED (Automated External Defibrillator)
  • AED - proper use and safety

Infant & Child CPR Training Course 4 hrs
This training course is designed for those who care for children, either full time or occasionally, this course teaches participants how to recognize and care for breathing and cardiac emergencies in infants and children from newborn to adulthood. Course content includes:

  • Using the EMS system
  • Child safety presentation
  • Infant and Child CPR
  • Infant & Child Choking Skills & Techniques

Community CPR & AED Course 6 hrs
This course of training is designed for those who have contact with Adults, Children and Infants. It teaches the skills needed for dealing with their cardiac and breathing emergencies. This course includes everything from both the Adult CPR & AED Course and Infant & Child CPR Course.

Professional Rescuer CPR Course (BLS) 8 hrs
This course teaches skills necessary for a professional rescuer to provide care during cardiac & respiratory emergencies. This course, taught in Brooklyn, New York, is appropriate for health care professionals as well as those entrusted with public safety. Course content includes:

  • Being a part of the EMS system
  • Adult, Child & Infant CPR, Choking Skills & Techniques
  • When to use an Automated External Defibrillator
  • Automated External Defibrillator - proper use and safety
  • Recognition of medical emergencies
  • Professional Rescuer Skills with Airway Adjuncts

Standard First Aid, CPR & AED 8 hrs
This course builds on the Community CPR & AED Course. It includes everything offered there plus how to deal with first aid emergencies. In addition, it teaches early recognition of developing medical problems. First Aid content includes the management of:

  • Bites and Stings
  • Bleeding
  • Burns
  • Fractures
  • Shock
  • Spinal injury
  • Head trauma
  • Medical emergencies
  • Heat/Cold emergencies
  • Poisoning

Advanced First Aid / Wilderness Course (RTE) 8-16 hrs
Designed for those entrusted with safety of others such as camp workers & directors.. This program includes everything contained in both the Professional Rescuer CPR Course & Standard First Aid Course. In addition, a deeper understanding and recognition of medical & traumatic emergencies is taught. Also included are advanced first aid skills and techniques.

Bloodborne Pathogens Training - Preventing Disease Transmission 2 hours
This course meets OSHA's Bloodborne Pathogens Standard. This course educates participants how bloodborne pathogens are spread, how to prevent exposures and what to do if exposed to infectious materials. This course is a must for all health care professionals.

Oxygen Administration Course 2 hrs
Prepares individuals with the knowledge of when and how to use supplemental oxygen and breathing devices. This course is appropriate for those caring for elderly or infirm patients who require oxygen therapy. This course can be combined with any CPR Course above or left as a stand alone program.

NY State Boating Safety Course 8 hrs
Appropriate for individuals who operate boats and personal watercraft. This program teaches safe operation of a watercraft, state and federal regulations governing watercraft and safety precautions to be followed while operating a watercraft. Course content includes:

  • All About Boats
  • Legal Requirements
  • Navigation Rules
  • Getting Underway
  • Accidents
  • Special Topics
  • Weather & Water Conditions
  • Navigation
  • Water Sports
  • Sailing

NYS Certified First Responder (CFR) 60 hrs

  • Curriculum follows U.S. DOT guidelines for the first responder
  • Leads to NY State certification

NYS Certified Emergency Medical Technician - Basic (EMT-Basic) 150 hrs

  • Curriculum follows NY State DOH-EMS guidelines for the EMT-Basic
  • Leads to NY State certification

NYS Certified Emergency Medical Technician - (EMT-Basic) - Refresher 60 hrs

  • Curriculum follows NY State DOH-EMS guidelines for the EMT-Basic
  • Leads to NY State re-certification



All training follows & meets 2015 Guidelines for CPR & ECC.
Emergency Care Programs, is an official training agency of The American Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons (AAOS) - Emergency Care & Safety Institute (ECSI), The National Safety Council (NSC), The American Safety and Health Institute (ASHI), an affiliate of the Maimonides Medical Center/American Heart Association (AHA) Community Training Center, and a certified course sponsor of CFR and EMT-B training for the NY State Department of Health, Bureau of EMS (NYS BEMS).