Audience: AMLS / Advanced Medical Life Support is appropriate for EMTs, paramedics, nurses, nurse practitioners, physician assistants, nurse anesthetists, and physicians. AMLS is accredited by CAPCE and recognized by NREMT.
Course Content: Advanced Medical Life Support (AMLS) is the gold standard of education for emergency medical assessment and treatment. Endorsed by the National Association of EMS Physicians, AMLS emphasizes the use of the AMLS Assessment Pathway, a systematic tool for assessing and managing common medical conditions with urgent accuracy.
Students learn to recognize and manage common medical crises through realistic case-based scenarios that challenge students to apply their knowledge to highly critical patients. The course emphasizes the use of scene size-up, history, interactive group discussion on potential treatment strategies, and physical exam to systematically rule out and consider possibilities and probabilities in treating patients’ medical crises.
Minimum class size: We will not cancel a class due to a minimum class size. We will hold the class even if only one student enrolls.
Enrollment Cut-off: Enrollment closes when the class is full. Those that enroll within a few days fo the class may have their book held until the day of the class.
Certification: Upon completion of this course, students receive a wallet a wallet card recognizing them as AMLS providers for 4 years, and 16 hours of CAPCE credit.
This is the hands-on portion of the AMLS hybrid course. Upon enrollment, students will be issued an access code to complete the mandatory 8hr online portion. This online portion must be successfully completed prior to the hands-on portion of the class.
There is a PHTLS hybrid class that will also meet on 10/19 for those that wish to come to both days and receive both AMLS and PHTLS in a two day period. To enroll in the PHTLS class, click on the PHTLS menu item.