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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.

Topics include:

  • Respiratory disorders
  • Cardiovascular disorders
  • Shock
  • Altered mental status
  • Neurological disorders
  • Endocrine/Metabolic disorders
  • Environmental emergencies
  • Infectious disease
  • Abdominal disorders
  • Toxicological emergencies
  • Exposure to hazardous materials

AMLS is appropriate for EMTs, paramedics, nurses, nurse practitioners, physician assistants, nurse anesthetists and physicians. AMLS is accredited by CAPCE and recognized by NREMT.

The course will run from 7:30 AM - 5 PM Wednesday and 7:30-16:30 Thursday. Students must attend the entire course.

Course fee: $200, not including required text.

Text is required and is available from JB Learning: https://www.psglearning.com/catalog/productdetails/9781284040920 either as a physical book or eBook. Bennington Rescue has a library of texts, the student is responsible for pickup and return of the book. Failure to return a book will result in a $100 fee.

  • When: Wed Jul. 25 - 7:30 am
    Thu Jul. 26 4:30 pm

  • Address: 120 McKinley Street
    Bennington VT,US 05201

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