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EMS refresher program in New Fairfield next month

March 13, 2019

NEW FAIRFIELD — Refresher courses for emergency medical service personnel will be held at Fire Company A headquarters beginning April 1.

There will be four evening sessions from 7 to 10 p.m., and two Saturday daytime sessions beginning at 9 a.m. at the 302 Ball Pond Road firehouse.

The program — presented by the New Fairfield Fire Department and the New England Center for Rescue & Emergency Medicine, Inc. — will focus on new state protocols and materials needed to pass the practical exam.

Emergency medical technician (EMT) and advanced emergency medical technician (AEMT) tuition is $250, and emergency medical responder (EMR) tuition is $200.

EMR attendees must attend all sessions to be eligible to take the written and practical re-certification exams.

For the program schedule, visit http://bit.ly/NewFairfieldEMTRefresh.

Registration and inquiries should be directed to Rommie Duckworth at romduckworth@NECREM.org.