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 Spring 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,
(when the course start date is published).

 

Location

Hosting System

Final Exam Date/Time

Coordinator

Phone
(area code 307)

State
Trainer

Afton Star Valley Medical Center EMS

5/31/2014

8:30 

Mike Hepworth

885-9528

Coleen King

Casper College Casper College

5/13/2014

17:30 

Russ Christianson

268-2693

Coleen King

Cheyenne AMR

5/22/2014

8:30

Cody Schilling

634-8533

Coleen King

Evanston Uinta County EMS

5/29/2014

17:30 

Dexter Mohler

679-1720

Coleen King

Jackson / Wilson Teton County EMS 

5/06/2014

8:30 

Jacob Urban

690-5784

Coleen King

Laramie Larame County Community College (LCCC)

5/15/2014

17:30

Curt Orde

399-7316

Coleen King

Saratoga South Central EMS

5/27/2014

17:30

Bill Dahlke

TBA

Coleen King

Sheridan Rocky Mountain EMS

5/17/2014

8:30

Kim Dunlap

751-3367

Coleen King

 

EMT Basic Fall Classes 2013

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,
(when the course start date is published).

Location

Hosting System

Course Start Date

Coordinator

Phone
(area code 307)

State
Trainer

Afton Star Valley Medical Center EMS

8/27/2013

Mike Hepworth

885-9528

Coleen King

Casper College Casper College

8/26/2013

Russ Christianson

268-2693

Coleen King

Cheyenne Larame County Community College (LCCC)

8/26/2013

Amy Long

778-1149

Coleen King

Gillette Campbell County EMS

8/27/2013

Barry Shannon

 689-7931

Coleen King

Green River Castle Rock

8/26/2013

John Taylor

Tasha Urbatch

872-4545

Skip Johnson

Kaycee Kaycee Ambualnce Service - Johnson County

8/29/2013

Patricia Cash

738-2426

217-2356

Skip Johnson

Laramie Larame County Community College (LCCC)

8/17/2013

Curt Orde

399-7316

Coleen King

Lusk Niobrara EMS

8/27/2013

Monica Wilcox

340-1945

Coleen King

Newcastle Newcastle Ambulance Services

9/11/2013

Roger Hespe

746-2800

Coleen King

Sundance Sundance EMS

8/26/2013

Ken Maston

283-3501
Ext 125

Coleen King

Worland Washakie County Ambulance

8/28/2013

Gard Ferguson

431-5148

Coleen King

Individuals who desire certification from another state must talk to and schedule a test time with a trainer from the Office of Emergency Medical Services.

 

EMT I Fall Classes 2013

 

Location

Hosting System

Course Start Date

Coordinator

Phone
(area code 307)

State
Trainer

Casper College Casper College

September Start

Russ Christianson

268-2693

Bob Dean

Gillette Campbell County EMS

September Start

Gregg Mentzel

688-1160

Bob Dean

Jackson Jackson Fire / EMS

September Start 

Brian Coe

733-4732 

Bob Dean

Kemmerer South Lincoln EMS

September Start

Jesse Scott

877-4401 x3171 

Bob Dean

Pinedale Sublette County EMS / Jackson Fire / EMS

September Start

Mike Straw 

749-8560 

Bob Dean

 

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-B):

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):

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.