In this one-day training, participants will learn to recognize and provide care for persons of all ages who have experienced a sudden illness or injury until Emergency Medical Services arrive and take over. Following current Emergency Cardiac Care guidelines, students will learn to recognize a heart attack and what to do in this situation, including providing CPR and using an Automated External Defibrillator (AED). Students will also learn to recognize stroke, breathing emergencies, and how to treat burns. Additional skills include caring for choking adults, children and infants, and controlling bleeding, as well as checking responsive persons. Certificate and reference card included. Presented by Maine Safety Education. This is a Wednesday class.
This is the 6 hour recertification exam for the CRMA whose certificate is still current. It includes a brief review presented by the instructor; students should study on their own to ensure successful licensing. This is a daytime Friday class and may present via Zoom.
Current CRMA holders must provide copy of valid certificate. Call 596-7752 opt 3 to register.
This 40 hour CRMA course includes classroom, with clinical available after successful completion of classroom. All students must complete clinical, either with our instructor or arranged through your facility. Successful students will be certified to administer oral medications to residents in state-licensed assisted living facilities. Certification is valid for two years. Clinical component is an additional $125 cost if done with the MCST instructor. Please call 596-7752 option 3 for an application. This is a daytime Friday course, and Zoom presentations may be used.