EMT / Paramedic Refresher Courses

EMT/Paramedic Refresher Courses

Course Information Cr Hrs
EMT Basic RefresherThis course is designed to cover mandatory core content in 7 divisions as required by DOT and BEMS. The content is designed to help an EMT Basic refresher student successfully complete the course and the skills exam. Students receive mandatory dates on the first day of class. Class meets requirements for re-licensure.       Each lesson covers specific content areas and includes key terms, PowerPoint presentations, and practice quizzes. The following mandatory content is included:
  • PreparatoryAirway
  • OB, Infants, Children
  • Patient Assessment
  • Medical/Behavioral
  • Trauma
  • Elective

Stuents are required to appear in person for a 90-minute skills exam offered one Saturday per month on OTC's main campus in Springfield. The exam is administered by a proctor using approved skills worksheets provided by the Missouri Emergency Medical Services Association (MEMSA). It consists of 100 multiple choice questions and requires 75% to pass. The percentage breakdown is as follows:

  • Preparatory - 5%
  • Airway - 10%
  • OB, Infants, Children - 10%
  • Patient Assessment - 15%
  • Medical/Behavioral - 20%
  • Trauma - 20%Elective - 20%

Course Dates Times Location Price
WDH 510 Aug 18-Oct 08; MTWTH 1-4:30pm TBA $189