Specialized PT -Kinetacare
February 27 - 28, 2021
Important Updates Related to COVID-19 Precautions and Policies: For upcoming courses, we want you to know that we continue to place priority on the health and safety of our community, so we’ll be working with each site on an individualized plan to ensure we keep everyone safe. Learn more about the steps we’re taking.
The Emergency Medical Response (EMR) Courses integrate the objectives set forth by the American Red Cross and the Department of Transportation for Emergency Response. This course is specifically for sports medicine personnel including, but not limited to, sports physical therapists and certified athletic trainers who respond to acute injuries and illness in the sports venue or in the clinic that have not been previously certified in Emergency Medical Response.
If you have already been certified by the ARC in Emergency Medical Response and are wanting to get re-certified, learn more about the Emergency Medical Response – Re-certification.
If you are interested in taking this course without pursuing certification, learn more about Emergency Medical Response Course – Challenge.
Contact Hours: 38 – 22 online & 16 on-site
CEUs: 3.8 – 2.2 online & 1.6 on-site
CCUs: 38 – 22 online & 16 on-site
Required Course Materials: Students are required to purchase a resuscitation mask for the course, as well as the Emergency Medical Response Textbook and Workbook through the Red Cross in order to complete pre-course work for this course. You can purchase the textbook here and the workbook here
(American Red Cross (2011). Emergency Medical Response (textbook) StayWell Health and Safety Solutions ISBN: 978-1-58480-327-0 and American Red Cross (2011) Emergency Medical Response Workbook StayWell Health and Safety Solutions ISBN: 978-1-58480-328-7).
Note About Late Registrations: Registration will close 4 weeks prior to the scheduled weekend intensive and permission to attend after that time will be reviewed on a case-by-case basis by the course faculty. Send your permission requests to [email protected] and reference EMR Course.
If you are in need of a disability-related accommodation, please contact us here. We will process requests for reasonable accommodation and will provide reasonable accommodations where appropriate, in a prompt and efficient manner. For more information please see the Accommodation Procedures for Participants with Disabilities.
This course has made me more effective and safe as a PT and has a member of my community. I highly recommend this course.
It was a great experience with valuable exposure to emergent situations that require multiple levels of care and challenged my level of expertise.