EMS Training

EMS Training

Frankfort Fire and EMS operates a Kentucky Board of EMS approved Training and Education Institute (TEI). Under the medical direction of Dr. Walter Lubbers and general operational oversight of The Chief Executive Officer, Chief Wayne Briscoe, Frankfort Fire and EMS offers a wide array of initial certifying and continuing education courses.

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Frankfort Fire & EMS will be hosting an EMT Basic Certification course in Frankfort, Kentucky. The course will start August 13, 2018 and end November 19, 2018. For more information, click Here:  EMT-B

Offered Courses

Under the current Level III TEI designation, Frankfort Fire and EMS TEI offers the following pre-hospital education:

  • General Continuing Education Courses
    • Oversight: Barbara Sauter RN, BSN
  • Emergency Medical Technician Certification Courses
    • Oversight: Wayne Briscoe BS, NRP
  • KBEMS approved Critical Care for EMT-P Certification Course
    • Oversight: Barbara Sauter RN, BSN
  • International Trauma Life Support
  • AHA Advanced Cardiac Life Support
  • AHA Basic Life Support
  • AHA Pediatric Advanced Life Support

2014 to 2016 Emergency Medical Technician Pass Rates

Category
Number
Percentage
Attempted the Exam
11 100%
First Attempt Pass
9 82%
Cumulative Pass Within 3 Attempts 9 82%
Cumulative Pass Within 6 Attempts 9 82%
Failed All 6 Attempts 0 0%
Eligible For Retest 2 18%
Did Not Complete Within 2 Years 0 0%

Explanations

  • Attempted the exam: Number of graduates that make at least one attempt at the exam. First attempt pass: Number and percent of those who attempt the exam that pass on the first attempt.
  • Cumulative pass within 3 attempts: Number and percent of those who attempt the exam who pass on the first, second, or third attempt.
  • Cumulative pass within 6 attempts: Number and percent of those who attempt the exam who pass on the first, second, third, fourth, fifth, or sixth attempt.
  • Failed all 6 attempts: Number and percent of those who fail the exam six times.
  • Eligible for retest: Number and percent of those who failed their last attempt, but remain eligible for retest (less than six attempts, less than two years from course completion.)
  • Did not complete within 2 years: Number and percent of those who fail their last attempt and are no longer eligible for retest (more than two years from course completion.)