Standard Operation Procedures

Training

Scheduling and coordinating of CPR/First Aid courses is the responsibility of the Director of Training. The Director of Training is responsible for ensuring that all instructors are properly trained and that each course is taught in accordance with the appropriate standards. In addition, the VP of Training will ensure that there are an adequate number of Instructors and aides present at each course.

Instructors are responsible for preparation, teaching, obtaining aides and running all courses. Instructors will also be responsible for issuing appropriate certification cards and mannequin maintenance. In addition, the instructor will submit copies of course rosters to the Director of Training.

The Director of Training is also responsible for coordinating any continuing education courses for UMass Lowell EMS members in conjunction with the faculty advisor. Such courses include Driver Training, Hazardous Materials, Basic Trauma Life Support (BTLS), etc.