Conducting EMS Classes

Basic Emergency Care "BEC" Programs

If you are certified at the EMT-B level or higher and would like to coordinate a BEC class in your area, contact the EMS Office for a BEC Course Request form.

Emergency Medical Technician Programs

If you are certified at the EMT-Basic level or higher and have attended a Coordinator Development Class offered by the Wyoming EMS Office and would like to offer an EMT-B class in your area, contact the EMS office for a course request.

EMT Courses, Locations and Start Dates

EMT Courses are scheduled in the spring or fall cycles.  Fall courses begin approximately the end of August or early September.   Spring classes begin in early January.  If the course has started, participants will have to wait for the next cycle of classes.

Course Coordinators:  Applications for EMS courses for Spring 2014 are due in the EMS Office prior to October 15, 2013.  Applications for EMS courses for fall 2014 are due in the EMS Office prior to June 15 2014.    Late applications will not be accepted.

  

EMT Basic Fall Classes 2014

Persons interested in taking an Emergency Medical Technician course must contact the course coordinator
 for availability and application.

All courses are closed after the course classes start,
(the course start date as published).

 

Location

Hosting System

Start Date

Coordinator & Email

Phone
(area code 307)

Course Level

Afton Star Valley Medical Center EMS

9/23/2014

Liz Holtgrove

lholtgrove@gmail.com

TBA

EMT

Casper Casper College

8/25/2014

Russ Christiansen

rchristiansen@caspercollege.edu

268-2693

EMT

Cheyenne Laramie County Community College

8/26/2014

Patrick Curry
patrickcurrie@lccc.wy.edu

Amy Long
amylong917@gmail.com

TBA

EMT AEMT Pilot

Douglas Memorial Hospital of Converse County EMS

9/2014

Jennifer Everett

jeverett@mhccwyo.org

359-9093

AEMT

Farson Eden Valley EMS

8/19/2014

Carolyn Harns

edenvalleyems@hotmail.com

350-4773

EMT

Gillette Campbell County Memorial Hospital EMS

8/25/2014

Barry Shannon
barry.shannon@ccmh.net 

Coleen Long
colleen.long@ccmh.net

689-7931 or 689-0445

EMT

Guernsey Guernsey Volunteer Ambulance

9/3/2014

Sharon Holloway

ambulance@townofguernseywy.us

331-2245

EMT

Lovell North Big Horn Hospital Ambulance

8/2014

Scott Murphey

smurphey@nbhh.com

548-5258

EMT AEMT Pilot

Pinedale Sublette County EMS

9/9/2014

Brand Stewart

bstewart@sublettehealthcare.com

 749-4137

EMT

Pine Bluffs American Medical Response

9/11/2014

Sean Horton

sean.horton@amr.net

256-1776

EMT

Powell Powell Valley Healthcare 

9/9/2014 

Scott Bagnell

sbagnell@pvhc.org

754-1175 

 AEMT EMT I

Rawlins Memorial Hospital of Carbon County EMS

9/2014

Candi Hofmann

chofmann@imhcc.com

324-2221 

AEMT EMT I 

Rock Springs Western Wyoming Community College

8/12/2014

Jordan Plant

jordanplant@wwcc.wy.edu

382-5164

EMT

Sheridan Rocky Mountain EMS

9/2014 

Rick Ballard

rmas@bresnan.net

673-8303

 AEMT EMT I

Sundance Crook County Memorial Hospital EMS

8/25/2014

Ken Maston

ken.maston@crookcountymedical.com

283-2309

EMT

Paramedic Programs

Casper Casper College

Contact College

Russ Christiansen

rchristiansen@caspercollege.edu

268-2963

EMT P

Cheyenne Laramie County Community College

Contact College

Patrick Curry
patrickcurrie@lccc.wy.edu

TBA

EMT P

 

Past - EMT Basic Spring Classes 2014

 

Location

Hosting System

Final Exam Date/Time

Coordinator

State
Trainer

Afton Star Valley Medical Center EMS

5/31/2014

8:30 

Mike Hepworth

Coleen King

Casper College Casper College

5/13/2014

17:30 

Russ Christianson

Coleen King

Cheyenne AMR

5/22/2014

8:30

Cody Schilling

Coleen King

Evanston Uinta County EMS

5/29/2014

17:30 

Dexter Mohler

Coleen King

Jackson / Wilson Teton County EMS 

5/06/2014

8:30 

Jacob Urban

Coleen King

Laramie Larame County Community College (LCCC)

5/15/2014

17:30

Curt Orde

Coleen King

Saratoga South Central EMS

5/27/2014

17:30

Bill Dahlke

Coleen King

Sheridan Rocky Mountain EMS

5/17/2014

8:30

Kim Dunlap

Coleen King

 

 

Training Programs Offered by the EMS Office

 

Basic Emergency Care (BEC):

In accordance with the transition from the Department of Transportation curriculum to Emergency Medical Responder (EMR), the BEC curriculum has changed significantly. Please contact Coleen King at (307) 777-6022 for more details.

Emergency Medical Technician - Basic (EMT):

This course was developed by the Department of Transportation and, in 1994 was revised. The EMT-Basic National Standard Curriculum prepares individuals to work for first response groups or ambulance services. The EMT-B program has added enhancements developed by the State of Wyoming EMS Office. The program is 160 hours in length.

Emergency Medical Technician - Intermediate (EMT-I) / Advance Emergency Medical Technician (AEMT):

The Office of EMS is currently revising the instruction of Intermediate Courses.  Effective with the fall classes of 2012, there will be only two levels of Intermediate training:

  1. The Intermediate authorizations of IV therapy, Medical Emergency Medications and blind or supra-glottic airways.
  2. The additional Intermediate authorizations of the Cardiac Emergency Medications and skills.

Agencies wishing to utilize these courses in their area should contact the Wyoming Office of EMS for information and arrangements.

Instructor/Coordinator Development Class:

This 16 hour program is a prerequisite for anyone interested in coordinating any EMT class in the state of Wyoming. Teaching theory, methodology, practices, and use of various audio-visuals are the core of the program. Instruction provided by J. Steven Ott, PhD. and the EMS staff.