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CPR and AED Awareness Week: How Proper Training Saves Lives

Posted by Jessica Carmichael on Jun 4, 2015 3:28:29 PM

On December 6, 2007, Congress passed a bill that designated the first week in June as “National Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR) and Automated External Defibrillator (AED) Week.” This designation is intended to promote the necessity of CPR and AED training and to reduce death from sudden cardiac arrest.

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Topics: training, Awareness, Certification, CPR & AED, education, First Responder, response

National CPR and AED Awareness Week

Posted by Jessica Carmichael on Jun 1, 2015 3:13:41 PM

The first week of June is National CPR and AED Awareness Week. This week is designed to bring attention to the importance of CPR and AED training.

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Topics: training, Awareness, Certification, CPR & AED, education, First Responder, response

Student Focus Group Indicates that Navigate 2 Improves Student Learning

Posted by Jessica Carmichael on Apr 27, 2015 1:40:51 PM

This winter, Jones & Bartlett Learning conducted a focus group with students in a Fire Officer course on our Navigate 2 platform. Navigate 2 combines interactive content with student practice activities and assessments. The technology and content of Navigate 2 is designed to expand the reach of the classroom. Navigate 2 classes can be taught online, in the classroom, or as a hybrid of both.

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Topics: training, education, EMS, Fire, First Responder, Navigate, Test Prep

The Most Comprehensive Resource on 12-Lead Interpretation

Posted by Alisha Weisman on Oct 24, 2013 1:37:31 PM

12-Lead ECG: The Art of Interpretation, Second Edition will be available this November!

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Topics: Health Professionals, Public Safety, Safety, training, Training Text, 12-Lead, ECG, education, Forthcoming, medical services, New edition, new edition, safety

Fire Prevention Week 2013

Posted by Alisha Weisman on Oct 3, 2013 8:20:42 AM

Prevent Kitchen Fires: Get Cookin' With Fire Safety

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Topics: Public Safety, Safety, education, Fire, fire department station, fire dept, fire prevention, Fire Prevention Week, Fire Fighter, First Responder, Kitchen Fires, NFPA, safety

81 Fallen Firefighters to be Honored

Posted by Alisha Weisman on Sep 30, 2013 2:57:19 PM

 

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Topics: Safety, support, Bells Across America, education, Everyone Goes Home, Fire, fire department station, fire dept, Fire Fighter, First Responder, funding, Memorial, NFFF

Tablets in the EMS World

Posted by Alisha Weisman on Sep 23, 2013 9:06:33 AM

Since 2010, when Apple released the iPad, tablets have revolutionized several facets of our daily lives as they made their way into education and business. Today, we are on the horizon of yet another technological transformation as tablets infiltrate two parts of the EMS world: classroom training and the field.

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Topics: Interactive, interactive, Online, Safety, tablet, training, App Store, classroom, Digital Learning, education, EMS, Emergency Medical Technician (EMT), field training officer, Fire, First Responder, iPad, iPhone, medical services, Mobile App, online, Paramedic, response, safety

80 EMT Programs with High ROI

Posted by Alisha Weisman on Aug 23, 2013 9:45:50 AM

 

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Topics: Safety, student, tuition, college, education, EMS, Emergency Medical Technician (EMT), EMT programs, First Responder, medical services, Paramedic

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