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Vermont EMS First Responder (VEFR) Course

The course will be taught in person over five nights from 6:00p – 9:30p at the LVRS building in Londonderry, VT. 
There is a $50 payable to LVRS. The fee will be waived for LVRS members and reimbursed for those who become full members.

For the Vermont EMS First Responder (VEFR) certification, the scope of practice is based upon the American Heart Association Heartsaver First Aid, CPR & AED course. The primary focus of the Vermont EMS First Responder is to initiate immediate lifesaving care to critical patients. This individual possesses the basic knowledge and skills necessary to provide lifesaving interventions while awaiting additional EMS response and to assist higher level personnel at the scene and during transport. Vermont EMS First Responders function as part of a comprehensive EMS response, under medical oversight. Vermont EMS First Responders perform basic interventions with minimal equipment.

Night 1 – Monday November 6th: Orientation, CPR & AED following the AHA Course Guidelines
Night 2 – Tuesday November 7th: First Aid following the AHA Course Guidelines
Night 3 – Monday November 13th: Operations and EMS Systems. Working with and Moving Patients
Night 4 – Tuesday November 14th: Medical
Night 5 – Monday November 20th: Trauma

Sign in or create an account with LIGHTS.

Go to Applications and choose Course Enrollment Notification to EMS Office.

The course number is 23-11-EMT-155 with Doug Friant.