Frequently Asked Questions
Q: Is the EMT and Paramedic Distant Learning Refresher course approved for continuing education?
A: Yes, both of these courses are approved by the Florida Bureau of EMS.
Q: How many ceu’s are awarded for each class?
A: The EMT Refresher is 30-hours and the Paramedic is 48-hours.
Q: Does this course include the 2-hours of pediatric emergencies as required by the Florida Bureau of EMS?
A: Yes, both courses include 2-hours of pediatric emergencies within the course.
Q: Do you report the ceu’s to the State of Florida?
A: Yes, if you provide your Florida EMT or Paramedic license number on the application, we will submit your ceu’s upon completion of the course.
Q: Is either course accepted by the National Registry?
A: Currently, the National Registry accepts this course for continuing education because it is approved by the State of Florida. This is a benefit but each person is required to confirm on their own. The National Registry does not have educational providers. Click Here for more information.
Q: Is ACLS or BLS CPR included in this course?
A: No, those courses are not included in this refresher course.
Q: Does Essential Medical Training renew EMT or Paramedic licenses?
A: No, each person is responsible for renewing their own license. Essential Medical Training is only a continuing educational provider.
Q: Once I pay for the course, how long before I get the course?
A: Once payment is received, I have to email you the course manually to the email you provided. This could take a couple hours if I am not in front of the computer when purchase is made. Please remember to check your SPAM folder too. You can add our email to your address book to help avoid the SPAM email@example.com
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Once I receive your payment I will "manually" email you the course to the email you provided. This could possibly take up to a couple of hours. Please be sure to add our email to your address book firstname.lastname@example.org to avoid the course being sent to your SPAM folder. After your payment is made, please make sure you complete the online registration so that I have all the necessary information to send you the course.
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