Active Shooter

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Active shooter for EMS is a critical component of recertification. EMT’s and paramedics play a crucial role in the survival of patients in  Active Shooter/Hostile Event Response (ASHER) responses.  We know they’re occurring and appear to be increasing. The data shows a 3-fold increase in incidents occurring and despite the increasing trend, there was no guidance document until NFPA3000. This course reviews the NFPA guidelines as well as the Pulse nightclub shooting for Active Shooter in EMS. 

  • Understand components of an active shooter
  • Create a plan for your department or agency 
  • Review trauma in response to patients
  • Perform a risk assessment

This course is for the BLS & ALS Provider.

CAPCE#: 19-MEDN-F5-3019 2 CEU’s

This is a VILT session which means it is NOT self-paced.  You must attend at the time the class is being offered in a live classroom.

Whether you are looking for training at the EMT-basic, EMT-intermediate level, or Paramedic level MedicalEdNow is the EMS CE provider for you. With hundreds of accredited Basic Life Support continuing education courses to choose from and subscriptions available, you can easily recertify your EMT recertification with MedicalEdNow 100% online. Did you procrastinate last year and had to complete your entire refresher in a week? Use our unlimited subscription and take classes whenever you want. We add courses monthly at no additional cost, signup today and start earning CEU’s today!

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