Audience: Emergency Paediatric Care (EPC) is appropriate for EMTs, paramedics, emergency medical responders, nurses, nurse practitioners, physician assistants, and physicians. EPC is accredited by CAPCE and recognized by NREMT.
The Emergency Pediatric Care (EPC) course focuses on critical pediatric physiology, illnesses, injuries, and interventions to help EMS practitioners provide the best treatment for sick and injured children in the field. The course stresses critical thinking skills to help practitioners make the best decisions for their young patients.
Topics covered include:
Enrollment Cut-off: Enrollment closes when the class is full.
Certification: Upon completion of this course, students receive a wallet card recognizing them as EPC providers for 4 years, and 16 hours of CAPCE credit.
NCCR Hours: This course satisfies many hours of the NREMT National and Individual hours requirement.
This is part two of the 16 hr EPC hybrid course. Upon enrollment, students will be issued an access code to complete the mandatory 8 hr online portion. This online portion must be successfully completed prior to this portion of the class.