ERTI offers many of our courses several times throughout the year.


These include:
EMPACT Provider Course | ITLS Provider and Recertification | OB and Splint Clinic | EKG Online and Live Course | The Difficult Airway Course: EMS | Fundamentals of Airway Management | Moulage Basic Course (Wound Makeup)

Please CLICK HERE for more details about each course.

Please check our calendar often to see when these courses will be offered or you may email: EMSCE@iuhealth.org for more information.



Live Course Calendar

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CalendarIconThe Difficult Airway Course: EMS

THE DEFINITIVE EMS AIRWAY COURSE

Learn the full range of airway management techniques — including use of video laryngoscopes & other advanced imaging devices, extraglottic devices, drug-assisted intubation and cricothyrotomy. Work with expert faculty who know the unique challenges facing EMS providers. Use proven airway devices in small group sessions. Practice decision-making and airway techniques in Code AirwayTM simulations. Face the most challenging patient scenarios in a no-risk environment. These include: elevated ICP, pulmonary edema, cardiogenic shock, status asthmaticus foreign body in the airway, direct airway trauma, multiple trauma with shock, and many more.
    DIDACTIC AND HANDS-ON TRAINING:
  • • Prediction of the Difficult Airway
  • • Video Laryngoscopy and other advanced imaging devices
  • • Medication-assisted Intubation (including RSI and RSA)
  • • Pediatric intubation
  • • Endotracheal tube introducers (bougie)
  • • Cricothyrotomy
  • • Extraglottic devices

Click here for more information.

**Please note that the registrant is responsible for all course fees and all course fees are non-refundable.

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CalendarIconParamedic Refresher

This Paramedic Refresher course is an interactive, blended-learning course that provides the required 48 hours of continuing education for NREMT recertification. This refresher course thoroughly addresses the objectives in the National EMS Education Standards and was designed to meet the specific requirements of the NREMT refresher option for the Paramedic applicant. To be able to count this refresher forfull NREMT credit you MUST attend all 6 sessions for a total of 52 hours in the classroom. If you attend all 6 sessions and complete the online requirements at the end of this course you be certified in ACLS, PALS, EMPACT, ITLS, and Pediatric ITLS, and will have completed all NREMT psychomotor requirements for recertification. Each student must have the items below completed before class and that class text book when required:

  • • December 2, 2019: ITLS 8-5pm - The online ITLS lectures must be completed on our LMS. ITLS book is required. ISBN: 0134130790
  • • December 3, 2019:Pediatric ITLS 8-5pm. Pediatric ITLS book will be provided.
  • • December 4, 2019: ACLS 8-3 pm, Operations lecture 3pm-5pm - Must have ACLS pre-test completed and turned in at the start of class. The study guide will give you directions to take the pre-test.
  • • December 9, 2019: PALS 8-3pm, OB child birth skill check off 3-5pm - Must have PALS pre-test completed and turned in at the start of class. The study guide will give you directions to take the pre-test. Online OB Lectures must be completed on our LMS and an OB child birth skill check off will occur from 3-5pm.
  • • December 10, 2019:EMPACT 8-5 - EMPACT book required. Amazon E Book ISBN: 0135119146
  • • December 11, 2019:EMPACT 8-5 with medical assessment skill check off

Click here for more information.

**Please note that the registrant is responsible for all course fees and all course fees are non-refundable.



CalendarIconEMPACT Provider Course

Emergency Medical Patients: Assessment, Care and Transport (EMPACT)is a sixteen hour training program offering a practical student-driven approach to medical emergencies. The course format utilizes group discussion (small and large), case studies, and Socratic method to help both new and veteran practitioners alike better understand and refine the differential diagnosis of the medical patient.

The EMPACT course directs participants to effectively use and rely on both critical thinking and decision making skills to effectively treat medical emergencies. EMPACT focuses on clinical assessment, differential diagnosis identification and the treatment of medical patients. Topics covered within the EMPACT curriculum include case-based scenarios focused on: Medical Patient Assessment, Airway Management, Shock, Cardiac and Respiratory Emergencies, Altered Mental Status just to name a few.

TEXTBOOK REQUIREMENTS: The course textbook is NOT included in your course fee. The textbook can be found at http://www.bradybooks.com. ISBN-13: 978-0-13-283587-9.

You can find an eTextbook and Paperback on Amazon at this link: Click here to go to Amazon

Click here for more information.

**Please note that the registrant is responsible for all course fees and all course fees are non-refundable.



CalendarIconEMT Refresher

This EMT Refresher course is an interactive, blended-learning course that provides the required 34 hours of continuing education for NREMT recertification. This refresher course addresses the objectives in the National EMS Education Standards and was designed to meet the specific requirements of the NREMT refresher option for the EMT applicant.
To be able to count this refresher for full NREMT credit you MUST attend all 4 sessions for a total of 32 hours in the classroom. If you attend all 4 sessions and complete the online requirements at the end of this course you will have completed all didactic NREMT requirements (34 hours) and be certified in EMPACT, AHA-BLS and ITLS.
Each student must have the items below completed before class and that class textbook when required:

  • • December 2, 2019: ITLS 8-5pm - The online ITLS lectures must be completed on our LMS. ITLS book is required. ISBN: 0134130790
  • • December 3, 2019:BLS Class 8-12 then 1300-1600 Skills check off
  • • December 10, 2019:EMPACT 8-5 - EMPACT book required. Amazon E Book ISBN: 0135119146
  • • December 11, 2019:EMPACT 8-5 with medical assessment skill check off

Click here for more information.

**Please note that the registrant is responsible for all course fees and all course fees are non-refundable.