The EMT class in Floyd scheduled for this evening is cancelled
February’s online CME Recertification sessions are on:
Sunday Feb 21 COCVAC noon to one
Wednesday Feb 24 EMS Training Center 7pm to 8 pm
Please register at midstateems.org
You must bring with you to the session:
· NIMS Certificates: ICS 100 and 700 and Haz Mat 5.a (a FF 1 certificate or a Haz Mat Awareness or higher cert will be accepted in place of 5.a)
· Paramedics must also bring a copy of NIMS ICS 200
· A letter (not a form from the state) from your agency verifying you are enrolled with the state in the CME Recertification Program
· You must bring the required material on the date you attend or you will not be allowed to take the program you will have to register for another session and bring the paperwork to that session.
· A self-addressed stamped envelope
Madison County Emergency Management is partnering with other local agencies to promote a seminar on current trends in substance abuse. Attached is a flier for this upcoming seminar. It is being held on March 7th at 9-11am and repeated 7:30-9pm at the Colgate Inn, 7 Payne St., Hamilton, NY. This is a free event.
The presenter is Officer Jermaine Galloway. He is highly regarded as one of the nation’s top experts in various drug and alcohol trends. His countless hours of research keep his presentations current, evolving with the trends. These efforts have won Officer
Galloway 3 national awards and 1 international award, since 2009. As one of the top resources in the country for drug tends, Officer Galloway has trained more than 75,000 people nationwide!
T O P I C S C O V E R E D :
Alcohol and drug clothing
Alcoholic energy drinks
Alcohol and drug concealment methods and containers
Drug related music and groups, logos, stickers, new technology
Youth party tendencies, party games
Non-traditional alcoholic beverages
Social networking sites
Synthetic drugs, OTC drugs
Inhalants, concentrates, E-cigarettes, and popular party drugs
These new trends are very popular and it is important for parents, community members and all who are involved in prevention, education, treatment or enforcement to understand these sweeping changes in the drug culture. For each person to help prevent youth and adult substance abuse, you must know what is going on in your community.
To pre-register go to: http://goo.gl/forms/5fM2G9qgxs. Additional information on this event can be secured by calling 315-264-7640.
The Basic EMT classes scheduled for Floyd and Kunkel Ambulance for tonight have been CANCELLED
The Basic EMT Original and Refresher class at Foery Drive Utica is cancelled for tonight
The CME Core Class scheduled for this Sunday January 17, 2016 at COVAC will be at 2PM.
Due to a travel advisory issued in Oneida County the Basic Original and Refresher class held at Foery Drive has been cancelled tonight.
Sunday January 17, 2016 at Central Oneida County Ambulance 2PM and Wednesday January 20, 2016 at Verona Fire Station 7PM (Choose one) will begin our 2016 On line recertification program open to Basic, and Advanced Providers in the Midstate Region. Both the provider and Agency must be enrolled in the CME Program. Signup on line or call Bill 315 738-8351.
Beginning January 26, 2016 HCCC will host a daytime EMT Original and Refresher Basic Emergency Medical Technician Class. The class will meet Tuesday and Thursday 8AM to 1PM occasional Saturday sessions will be included (9am-3PM). The class will complete on Thursday May 19, 2016. Register on line at midstateems.org or call Bill at 315 738-8351.
Happy New Year!!!! May this be a safe and fulfilling 2016
The office will close today at 12:00 and reopen Jan 4th