Medical First Responder (MFR) / Emergency Medical Responder (EMR)

This course is designed to provide students with the core skills necessary to sustain life, and prevent further injury at the scene of an emergency until more advanced help arrives. The MFR (EMR) course covers basic safety at the scene of an emergency, fundamentals of patient assessment, basic airway control methods, emergency splinting and hemorrhage control and other specialty topics. 

Upon successful completion of this course, the student will be eligible to take the National Registry MFR (EMR) exam. Students who successfully complete this course and pass the National Registry exam will meet MDHHS requirements to apply for an MFR (EMR) license. 

Course Length: January 30th to April 1st 2019

60 hours beginning with a Mandatory orientation and CPR training on January 30th all participants must attend. Students need to be enrolled by the January 29, 2019


Prerequisites: 
  • Must be at least 18 years old to apply for a license with MDHHS after successful program completion. 
  •  Must be a high school graduate or have your GED.
  • Book used in this course:  

    Emergency Medical Responder: First on Scene

    • Author(s): Chris Le Baudour
    • Publisher: Pearson
    • Copyright year: © 2016
    • Edition: 10th
    • ISBN:

      0133943305

      ISBN-13:

      9780133943306


  • Class will held on Mon/Wednesdays in the SMS Classroom.
  • Call and talk to Lea or Lisa on the cost of the class.