SAMIC Continuing Education

All classes are FREE* and held in the HSHS St. John's EMS/ED classroom.
*There is a card and book fee for ACLS and PALS, unless you have a current text.

Everyone is welcome to attend. For questions and to RSVP (if possible) call EMS Educator Al Lewin at (217) 757-6815 or email him.

Upcoming CE programs 2017

  • Wed. Sep. 13  Pediatrics’ – Dr. R. Lopez  7 p.m.
  • Mon. Sep. 18  ACLS Refresher 6 p.m.
  • Wed. Oct. 4** Trauma Symposium (Dove) 8 a.m. ($25 fee)
  • Tue. Oct. 10  CPR Refresher 7 p.m.
  • Thu. Oct. 19  PALS Refresher 6 p.m.
  • Mon. Oct 23  Haz Mat: Decontamination (Decon) 7 p.m. (Mock exercise!)
  • Wed. Nov 1  Toxic Emergencies- Dr. R. Lopez 7 p.m.
  • Tue. Nov 7  Peer Support 7 p.m.
  • Tue. Nov 14  Lifting and Moving Patients 7 p m.
  • Wed. Nov 15  ACLS Refresher 6 p.m.
  • Tue. Nov 28  Safe Driving of Emergency Vehicles 7 p.m.

Volunteer Recruitment, Retention and Motivation – new date TBA this Fall

* Denotes St. John’s EMS/ED Classroom, times listed above. Please RSVP 757-6815 or e-mail Al Lewin  so enough materials are available. Thank you.

** Denotes a course where a course fee does apply, otherwise, all classes including ACLS, PALS are free, unless you need to order a textbook, which is required for those courses.
SAMIC can provide any related EMS Basic Course concepts: ex (patient assessment, anatomy, airway)
LegalitiesWell-Being, Stress Management, CISMDifficult AirwayPeds, Concepts of Pre-Hospital Emergency CareScene Size-Up and Safety, BSIInfectious DiseasesEKG, 12-Lead EKG, CapnographyDocumentation Pharmacology, MedicationsRespiratory Emergencies Cardiac Emergencies, STEMI Stroke Awareness and TreatmentAltered Mental Status (ALOC)
Poisons, Overdose, Allergic ReactionsMultiple System Trauma AssessmentHead, Chest, Spine Injuries Abdominal InjuriesBehavioral and Psychiatric EmergenciesBleeding, Bandaging, Fractures and Splinting Practical ApplicationBurnsEnvironmental EmergenciesOB/GYNGeriatric PatientsIncident Command OperationsEmergency Vehicle DrivingHelicopter Operations and Landing ZonesHazards Materials Awareness ClassMultiple Patient IncidentsVehicle Extrication
Farm Safety and Rescue EMSRole in TerrorismWorking at a Crime SceneCoroner, Death InvestigationsCPR Healthcare Provider, AHAACLS – AHAPALS - AHAPHTLSSports InjuriesBasic Fire Fighter Operations and EMS, including Self-Contained Breathing ApparatusBLS and ALS Protocols

State Basic Testing SchedulesState Paramedic Testing Schedules