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Community Paramedic Technician
Date(s): October 4, 2016 - December 13, 2016
Time: 5:00 PM to 9:00 PM
Location:ITV - Various Locations Available, call for more details
Cost:$695.00 (textbooks not included)
Instructor:United Training Center Faculty
Phone:207-782-8414
E-mail Address:education@unitedambulance.net
Comments:Class will meet on the following Tuesday evenings:
October 4, 11, 18, 25
November 1, 8, 15, 29
December 6, 13
Class Description:Community Paramedic Technician (CPT):

Awards Certificate and Maine EMS CEH Credits
Connects underutilized resources to undeserved populations.

Expands the role of the paramedic (not scope) to provide health services where access to physicians, clinics, and/or hospitals is difficult or may not exist.

Exists for the the sole purpose of serving the needs of a particular community and its success relies heavily on collaboration among local stakeholders.

Follow a pre-existing care plan

Functions under the guidance of independent practice provider
General Comments:This program prepares students for career opportunities in the areas of Community Paramedicine, health prevention, health behavior, and disease prevention. Students learn a variety of skills and strategies that will provide them with necessary proficiency to improve population health in diverse settings. The program focuses on the social and behavioral determinate of health and disease across the lifespan, with a particular emphasis on health disparities. Following successful completion of 88 hours, 48 didactic and 40 clinical, graduates are qualified to assist with the planning, implementing, and evaluation of programs that address health disparities that are intended to improve the health of diverse populations.

EMERGENCY MEDICAL TECHNICIAN (EMT) PROGRAM - MECHANIC FALLS
Date(s): October 4, 2016 - April 4, 2017
Time: 5:00 PM to 9:00 PM
Location:Mechanic Falls Fire Station
106 Lewiston St.
Mechanic Falls, ME 04256
Cost:$895.00 (includes text, MyBradyLab, EMT test prep. CPR, uniform shirt and Practical Exam fee)
Instructor:United Training Center Faculty
Phone:207-782-8414
E-mail Address:education@unitedambulance.net
Comments:This is a traditional style course, there will be minimal online components, the majority of the course will be face-to-face instruction.

Students can expect to spend a minimum of 4 hours each week doing the required reading and assignments.

Class will meet on Tuesday evenings from 5 pm - 9 pm and also on the second Saturday of every month from 8:30 am - 5:00 pm.

Class will meet the following dates:

October:
Tuesdays: 4, 11, 18, 25
Saturday: 8

November:
Tuesdays: 1, 8, 15, 29
Saturday: 12

December:
Tuesdays: 6, 13, 20
Saturday: 10

January:
Tuesdays: 3, 10, 17, 24, 31
Saturday: 14

February:
Tuesdays: 7, 14, 28
Saturday: 11

March:
Tuesdays: 7, 14, 21, 28
Saturday: 11

April:
Tuesday: 4
Projected date for NREMT Practical Skills Exam: Saturday April 8, 2016

NREMT Practical testing fees are included in price of this course. Written testing fees and Maine licensing fees are NOT included.
Class Description:This course prepares students for the entrance level to work on an ambulance. The course covers Ambulance Operations, Airway Management, Patient Assessment, Medical Emergencies, Trauma Emergencies, Infants, Children and Operations.

Clinical will run concurrent with the course and you will be given an additional 14 days after the last day of class to finish up any incomplete clinical experiences. A minimum of 28 clinical hours are required. Additional clinical time may be required to complete the clinical objectives.

Students who successfully complete this course are eligible to sit for the National Registry EMT licensure test.
General Comments:United's Education Division is a Maine-EMS approved Training Center.

Note: The $95.00 non-refundable application fee is due at the time of sign-up.

Please Note: Your registration is not completed unless you pay this course application fee using a credit card. Purchase orders are accepted, please contact the Education Department for details.

One month prior to the start date of the course, you will receive an email with the Course Application, Immunization forms and an invoice for the course. Your enrollment is not confirmed until we receive your completed application and immunization forms, and the $200 non-refundable deposit.

Refunds/Payments: Full refunds will only be issued in the event of course cancellation or prior to the “Official Start Date”. Payment plan options available upon request. Please contact the Education Department for more details

Minimum class size: 15 students

ACLS Refresher
Date(s): October 5, 2016
Time: 8:30 AM to 5:00 PM
Location:United Training Center
338 East Ave
Lewiston, ME
Cost:$185.00 with textbook
Instructor:United Training Center Faculty
Phone:207-782-8414
E-mail Address:education@unitedambulance.net
Comments:This course is for students looking to re-certify their ACLS certification.

A textbook is included in the price of this course.

Successful completion of the online pre-test (80% or better) is REQUIRED before attending this course. You MUST bring the completed print out to class.

Registration for this course will close by September 21, 2016.
Class Description:This course uses the AHA 2015 Guidelines for Resuscitation.

AHA ACLS is for health care providers who either direct or participate in the resuscitation of a critical patient.

Successful completion of the online pre-test (80% or better) is REQUIRED before attending this course. You MUST bring the completed print-out to class along with a current CPR card.

General Comments:PLEASE NOTE: Your registration is not completed unless you pay for this course using a credit card or by entering purchase order (PO) information. Purchase orders will be processed using the information provided.

United employees: please select the "pay later" option.

If you have any questions regarding payments, please call the Training Center for assistance.

Ambulance Vehicle Operators Course (AVOC) - Basic - 2-DAY COURSE
Date(s): October 7, 2016 - October 9, 2016
Time: TBA
Location:FRIDAY OCTOBER 7TH, STARTS AT 5:00PM - 9:00PM
LECTURE: UNITED TRAINING CENTER, 338 EAST AVE, LEWISTON, ME

SUNDAY OCTOBER 9TH, STARTS AT 9:30 AM
DRIVING: ANDROSCOGGIN BANK COLISEE, 190 BIRCH ST., LEWISTON, ME
Cost:$65.00 PER PERSON
Instructor:UNITED TRAINING STAFF
Phone:207-782-8414 X247
E-mail Address:michel.vining@unitedambulance.net
Comments:THIS IS A 2-DAY COURSE.

DAY 1: LECTURE FROM 5PM - 9PM.

DAY 2: DRIVING STARTS AT 9:30AM; TIMES WILL BE SCHEDULED BY THE INSTRUCTOR.
Class Description:THIS CLASS MEETS THE STATE OF MAINE REQUIREMENTS FOR DRIVING AN AMBULANCE.
General Comments:

AHA HEARTSAVER CPR/AED & FIRST AID COURSE
Date(s): October 8, 2016
Time: 9:00 AM to 2:30 PM
Location:UNITED TRAINING CENTER
338 EAST AVE.
LEWISTON, ME.
Cost:$75.00
Instructor:UNITED FACULTY
Phone:207-782-8414 X247
E-mail Address:MICHEL.VINING@UNITEDAMBULANCE.NET
Comments:THIS CERTIFICATION IS VALID FOR TWO YEARS.
Class Description:CPR AND AED USE FOR THE ADULT, CHILD, AND INFANT WILL BE COVERED, AS WELL AS FIRST AID. THIS COURSE FOLLOWS THE GUIDELINES SET FORTH BY THE AMERICAN HEART ASSOCIATION FOR HEARTSAVER CPR AND FIRST AID.
General Comments:COURSE TEXTBOOK IS INCLUDED IN THE COST OF THE COURSE. THERE WILL BE A SHORT BREAK FOR LUNCH, FEEL FREE TO BRING YOUR LUNCH WITH YOU.
Registration is not currently allowed

AHA HEARTSAVER ADULT & CHILD CPR/AED COURSE
Date(s): October 8, 2016
Time: 12:00 PM to 2:30 PM
Location:UNITED TRAINING CENTER
338 EAST AVE.
LEWISTON, ME.
Cost:$55.00
Instructor:UNITED FACULTY
Phone:207-782-8414 X247
E-mail Address:MICHEL.VINING@UNITEDAMBULANCE.NET
Comments:THIS CERTIFICATION IS VALID FOR TWO YEARS.
Class Description:CPR AND AED USE FOR THE ADULT AND CHILD WILL BE COVERED. THIS COURSE FOLLOWS THE GUIDELINES SET FORTH BY THE AMERICAN HEART ASSOCIATION FOR HEARTSAVER CPR/AED.
General Comments:COURSE TEXTBOOK IS INCLUDED IN THE COST OF THE COURSE.
Registration is not currently allowed

EMERGENCY MEDICAL TECHNICIAN (EMT) Blended Learning Program - WINDHAM
Date(s): October 17, 2016 - February 6, 2017
Time: 5:00 PM to 9:00 PM
Location:WINDHAM HIGH SCHOOL
ADULT EDUCATION
DOOR 28
406 GRAY ROAD
WINDHAM, MAINE 04062
Cost:$895.00 (includes text, MyBradyLab, EMT test prep)
Instructor:United Training Center Faculty
Phone:207-782-8414
E-mail Address:michel.vining@unitedambulance.net
Comments:This is a fast paced course, utilizing an online platform to enhance learning and classroom activities. This course will require a majority of your course work to be done on-line, on your own computer. There will be, face to face, in class sessions with your instructor to learn the practical skills needed to be an EMT.

Students can expect to spend a minimum of 25 hours each week on the course doing the required reading and assignments.

Class will meet on the following Mondays:

October: 17, 24, 31
November: 7, 14, 21, 28
December: 5, 12
January: 2, 9, 16, 23, 30
February: 6

There will be NO CLASS on the following dates: 12/19 & 12/26

NREMT Practical testing fees are included in price of this course. Written testing fees and Maine licensing fees are NOT included.
Class Description:This course prepares students for the entrance level to work on an ambulance. The course covers Ambulance Operations, Airway Management, Patient Assessment, Medical Emergencies, Trauma Emergencies, Infants,Children and Operations.

Clinical will run concurrent with the course and you will be given an additional 14 days after the last day of class to finish up any incomplete clinical experiences. A minimum of 24 clinical hours are required. Additional clinical time may be required to complete the clinical objectives.

Students who successfully complete this course are eligible to sit for the National Registry EMT Licensure Exam.


General Comments:United's Education Division is a Maine-EMS approved Training Center.

Note: The $95.00 non-refundable application fee is due at the time of sign-up.

Please Note: Your registration is not completed unless you pay this course application fee using a credit card. Purchase orders are accepted please contact the Education Department

When you sign up, you will receive an email with the course application, an invoice for the course, and immunization forms. Your enrollment is not confirmed until we receive your completed application and immunization forms, and the $200 non-refundable deposit is paid

Refunds/Payments: Full refunds will only be issued in the event of course cancellation or prior to the “Official Start Date”. Payment plan option available upon request. Please contact the Education Department for more details


ITLS New Provider Course
Date(s): October 19, 2016 - October 20, 2016
Time: 8:30 AM to 5:00 PM
Location:United Training Center
338 East Ave
Lewiston, ME 04240
Cost:$195.00 with textbook
Instructor:United Training Center Faculty
Phone:207-782-8414
E-mail Address:michel.vining@unitedambulance.net
Comments:This is a 2-day International Trauma Life Support course that includes the ITLS textbook.

You MUST attend both days as part of successful completion of this course.

Registration for this course closes on October 3, 2016.
Class Description:The ITLS course is hands-on and intensive. The primary purpose of the ITLS course is to provide students with the fundamental knowledge and experience necessary to get the trauma patient from scene to surgery in the best possible condition. The ITLS course focuses on the skills necessary to recognize mechanisms of injury; perform an organized, time-efficient assessment; prioritize and perform critical interventions; and appropriately package and transport the trauma patient.

A major focus of the course is the identification of conditions that require immediate transport (“load and go”) in order to save the patient. Lifesaving techniques are taught or reviewed in practical exercises. Newly developed equipment is provided, when possible, to allow the students to become familiar with state-of-the-art techniques and equipment.
General Comments:PLEASE NOTE: Your registration is not completed unless you pay for this course using a credit card or by entering purchase order (PO) information. Purchase orders will be processed using the information provided.

United employees: If you wish to use your Education Funds please select the "pay later" option.

If you have any questions regarding payments, please call the Training Center for assistance.

ITLS Recert/Bridge Course
Date(s): October 20, 2016
Time: 8:30 AM to 5:00 PM
Location:United Training Center
338 East Ave
Lewiston, ME
Cost:$95.00 without textbook
Instructor:United Training Center Faculty
Phone:207-782-8414
E-mail Address:michel.vining@unitedambulance.net
Comments:The ITLS Provider Recert/Bridge Course is designed for the provider who has successfully completed an ITLS course or has successfully completed PHTLS, ATT or TNCC course and is looking to transition to the ITLS program. The course emphasizes ITLS patient assessment and the other skills that are included in the ITLS framework.

Course cost DOES NOT include the textbook. If you need a book, please select the "with textbook" option on the payment screen.

Registration for this course closes on October 6, 2016.
Class Description:Course Content

Didactic:
Patient Assessment
Airway
Head Trauma
Shock

Skills Stations:
Airway
Chest decompression/Fluid management/Intraosseous access
Patient assessment

Testing:
Written Exam
Practical Exam

Course Length: 8 hours

General Comments:PLEASE NOTE: Your registration is not completed unless you pay for this course using a credit card or by entering purchase order (PO) information. Purchase orders will be processed using the information provided.

United employees: please select the "pay later" option.

If you have any questions regarding payments, please call the Training Center for assistance.

Geriatric Education for Emergency Medical Services (GEMS) - Kennebunkport
Date(s): October 22, 2016
Time: 9:00 AM to 5:00 PM
Location:Kennebunkport Village Fire Department
32 North Street
Kennebunkport, ME 04046
Cost:$155.00 (Book Included)
Instructor:United Training Center Faculty
Phone:207-782-8414
E-mail Address:education@unitedambulance.net
Comments:This program is hosted in partnership with Kennebunkport EMS
Class Description:Geriatric Education for Emergency Medical Services (GEMS), Second Edition builds off the previous edition and includes expanded content that will cover new areas addressed in the National EMS Education Standards, including mobile integrated healthcare and disasters.

The GEMS course is an innovative, comprehensive, and highly interactive 1-day course for both BLS and ALS providers with:

Case-based lectures
Live action video
Hands-on skill stations
Small group scenarios
New to the Second Edition:

The introduction of a one-day, 8 hour “core” provider course
More geriatric specific information included in the lectures

New lecture on Disasters and the associated needs of older patients

New lecture on Mobile Integrated Healthcare-Community
Paramedicine and the opportunity to make a difference with older patients

New videos covering Elder Abuse, MIH-CP and Trauma
General Comments:PLEASE NOTE: Your registration is not completed unless you pay for this course using a credit card or by entering purchase order (PO) information. Purchase orders will be processed using the information provided.

United, Kennebunk and Kennebunkport employees: please select the "pay later" option.

If you have any questions regarding payments, please call the Training Center for assistance.

LEAD SAFETY - RRP
Date(s): November 7, 2016
Time: 8:30 PM to 5:00 PM
Location:UNITED TRAINING CENTER
338 EAST AVE
LEWISTON ME
Cost:$165.00 INCLUDES TEXTBOOK AND CERTIFICATION
Instructor:EPA LEAD CERTIFIED EDUCATOR
Phone:207-782-8414 EXT 239
E-mail Address:EDUCATION@UNITEDAMBULANCE.NET
Comments:THE UNITED TRAINING CENTER IS AN EPA ACCREDITED TRAINING SITE FOR LEAD-BASED PAINT RENOVATION, REPAIR, AND PAINTING PROGRAM (RRP).

Class Description:THIS COURSE SUMMARIZES REQUIREMENTS OF EPA'S LEAD-BASED PAINT RENOVATION, REPAIR, AND PAINTING PROGRAM RULE FOR CONTRACTORS. IT WILL ALSO PROVIDE GUIDANCE TO PROPERLY ADDRESS LEAD-BASED PAINT HAZARDS ASSOCIATED WITH THE RRP RULE.
General Comments:UPON COMPLETION YOU WILL BE CERTIFIED FOR 5 YEARS TO WORK SAFELY WITH LEAD-BASED PAINT.

PEPP ALS and BLS Hybrid Course
Date(s): November 9, 2016
Time: 8:30 AM to 5:00 PM
Location:United Training Center
338 East Ave
Lewiston, ME 04240
Cost:$185.00 (includes textbook)
Instructor:United Ambulance Training Center Faculty
Phone:207-782-8414
E-mail Address:michel.vining@unitedambulance.net
Comments:PLEASE NOTE: Your registration is not completed unless you pay for this course using a credit card or by entering purchase order (PO) information. Purchase orders will be processed using the information provided.

United employees needing this for recertification, please select the "Pay Later" option.

If you have any questions regarding payments, please call the Training Center for assistance.
Class Description:Pediatric Education for Prehospital Providers is aimed at all license levels and will enhance skills for general assessment and treatment of all pediatric patients.

**This is the new format for PEPP and includes an on-line component that must be completed before the live class. Access codes will be emailed to you.**

General Comments:

BLAST Babysitters Course
Date(s): November 12, 2016
Time: 9:30 AM to 3:30 PM
Location:United Training Center
338 East Ave.
Lewiston, Maine 04240
Cost:$60.00
Instructor:United Training Center Faculty
Phone:207-782-8414
E-mail Address:michel.vining@unitedambulance.net
Comments:Participants in this course must be 12 years old.
Class Description:This course offers the American Academy of Pediatrics BLAST Babysitter Lessons and Safety Training certification along with American Heart Association Heartsaver Pediatric First Aid CPR and AED certification. Students will learn babysitter basics, feeding, diapering, age appropriate games and activities. Upon completion of this class students will receive a BLAST certificate and a Heartsaver Pediatric First Aid CPR and AED certification card.
General Comments:Students should come to class dressed comfortably as they will be practicing CPR skills.
Students should bring a bag lunch.
Class Size Limit:20

12-Leads Made Easy: STEMI Basics and Beyond
Date(s): November 13, 2016
Time: 9:00 AM to 4:00 PM
Location:United Training Center
338 East Ave.
Lewiston, ME 04240
Cost:FREE OF CHARGE
Instructor:Tim Phalen
Phone:207.782.8414
E-mail Address:education@unitedambulance.net
Comments:Course Sponsor - Physio-Control, Inc.
Class Description:12-Leads Made Easy: STEMI Basics and Beyond

Session 1 (60 minutes)
STEMI Recognition Overview
Recognition of J point elevation
Lead “views”


Session 2 (60 Minutes)
Suspecting STEMI
Evolutions of STEMI
5 Important ECG changes associated with STEMI

Session 3 (60 minutes)
The Top STEMI Impostors
Goal: Maximize STEMI’s identified with acceptable
false positive rate
Assumption: 10% false positive rate is
adequate
Session 4 (60 minutes)
15 and 18 lead ECGs (Right ventricular and posterior
infarction)
12-lead has to “blind spots”

Session 5 (60 minutes)
Suspecting STEMI in the presence of an Impostor
Presence of an impostor does not rule out STEMI
Good decisions always made in light of clinical
setting
ECG findings can shed much light on situation
Course review
Final ECG interpretation practice
General Comments:Tim Phalen has provided ECG education to over 50,000 healthcare providers in the United States, Canada, and overseas. He is recognized for his easy-to- understand approach, his relaxed style, and his audiences frequently state that they learned more about ECG’s in one day of his class than they had in all the previous years. Tim was recognized by the American Heart Association in the 1997 ACLS Textbook, has written journal articles, authored The 12-lead ECG in Acute Myocardial Infarction and co-authored The 12-lead ECG in Acute Coronary Syndromes.
Class Size Limit:48
Registrations: 30 people have signed up.

BLAST! Babysitting Course
Date(s): December 3, 2016
Time: 9:30 AM to 3:30 AM
Location:Oak Hill High School
Adult Education & Community
56 School Rd
Wales, ME 04280
Cost:60 Per Student
Instructor:United Training Center Faculty
Phone:207-782-8414
E-mail Address:Michel.Vining@unitedambulance.net
Comments:Participants in this course must be 12 years old.
Class Description:This course offers the American Academy of Pediatrics BLAST Babysitter Lessons and Safety Training certification along with American Heart Association Heartsaver Pediatric First Aid CPR and AED certification. Students will learn babysitter basics, feeding, diapering, age appropriate games and activities. Upon completion of this class students will receive a BLAST certificate and a Heartsaver Pediatric First Aid CPR and AED certification card.
General Comments:Students should come to class dressed comfortably as they will be practicing CPR skills.
Students should bring a bag lunch.
Class Size Limit:20
Registrations: 0 people have signed up.

Geriatric Education for Emergency Medical Services (GEMS)
Date(s): December 5, 2016
Time: 9:00 AM to 5:00 PM
Location:Kennebunk Fire & Rescue
West Kennebunk Station
80 Thompson Road
Kennebunk, ME 04043
Cost:$155.00
Instructor:United Training Center Faculty
Phone:207-782-8414
E-mail Address:education@unitedambulance.net
Comments:This program is sponsored by Kennebunk Fire Rescue.
Class Description:Geriatric Education for Emergency Medical Services (GEMS), Second Edition builds off the previous edition and includes expanded content that will cover new areas addressed in the National EMS Education Standards, including mobile integrated healthcare and disasters.

The GEMS course is an innovative, comprehensive, and highly interactive 1-day course for both BLS and ALS providers with:

Case-based lectures
Live action video
Hands-on skill stations
Small group scenarios
New to the Second Edition:

The introduction of a one-day, 8 hour “core” provider course
More geriatric specific information included in the lectures

New lecture on Disasters and the associated needs of older patients

New lecture on Mobile Integrated Healthcare-Community
Paramedicine and the opportunity to make a difference with older patients

New videos covering Elder Abuse, MIH-CP and Trauma
General Comments:PLEASE NOTE: Your registration is not completed unless you pay for this course using a credit card or by entering purchase order (PO) information. Purchase orders will be processed using the information provided.

United & Kennebunk employees: please select the "pay later" option.

If you have any questions regarding payments, please call the Training Center for assistance.

PALS Refresher
Date(s): December 8, 2016
Time: 8:30 AM to 5:00 PM
Location:United Training Center
338 East Ave
Lewiston, ME
Cost:$185.00 with textbook
Instructor:United Training Center Faculty
Phone:207-782-8414
E-mail Address:education@unitedambulance.net
Comments:This course is for current PALS providers.

A textbook is included in the price of this course.

Successful completion of the online pre-test (80% or better) is REQUIRED before attending this course. You MUST bring the completed print out to class.

Registration for this course will close by September 1, 2016.
Class Description:This is the Pediatric Advanced Life Support class aimed at providers who respond to emergencies in infants and children.

The goal of the PALS course is to improve the quality of care provided to seriously ill or injured children.
General Comments:PLEASE NOTE: Your registration is not completed unless you pay for this course using a credit card or by entering purchase order (PO) information. Purchase orders will be processed using the information provided.

United employees: please select the "pay later" option.

If you have any questions regarding payments, please call the Training Center for assistance.

ACLS Refresher
Date(s): January 5, 2017
Time: 8:30 AM to 5:00 PM
Location:United Training Center
338 East Ave
Lewiston, ME 04240
Cost:$185.00 with textbook
Instructor:United Training Center Faculty
Phone:207-782-8414
E-mail Address:education@unitedambulance.net
Comments:This course is for current ACLS providers.

Class Description:This course uses the AHA 2015 Guidelines for Resuscitation.

AHA ACLS is for health care providers who either direct or participate in the resuscitation of a critical patient.

Successful completion of the online pre-test (80% or better) is REQUIRED before attending this course. You MUST bring the completed print-out to class along with a current CPR card.
General Comments:PLEASE NOTE: Your registration is not completed unless you pay for this course using a credit card or by entering in purchase order (PO) information. Purchase orders will be processed using the information provided.

United Employees: please select the "pay later" option.

If you have any questions regarding payments, please call the Training Center for assistance.

Advanced Emergency Medical Technician (AEMT) - Blended ITV/LAB Caribou
Date(s): January 10, 2017 - June 1, 2017
Time: 5:30 PM to 9:30 PM
Location:Tuesday- ITV / Online

Thursday - LAB
Aroostook Emergency Medical Services Region 5
111 High Street Suite 1, Caribou Maine 04736
Cost:$1500.00 (includes all textbooks, 1 polo shirt, background checks, and practical testing fees*)
Instructor:United Training Center Faculty
Phone:207-782-8414
E-mail Address:education@unitedambulance.net
Comments:You MUST be licensed at the EMT level to start this course.

Students who successfully complete this course are eligible to sit for the National Registry Advanced EMT Exam.

This is a fast paced course, utilizing an online platform to enhance learning and classroom activities. High Speed Internet and internet reliability is required for this program. Students will be required to attend both ITV and on-site lab sessions as schedule.

*Testing fees will not be covered if the student elects to attend a practical test outside the United Training Center scheduled test. Written testing fees and Maine licensing fees are NOT included.

Class Description:Class will be held on Tuesdays (via ITV) & Thursday evenings - 5:30 pm - 9:30 pm.

January - 10, 12,17, 19, 24, 26, 31
Feb - 1, 7, 9, 14, 16, 28
March - 2, 7, 9, 14, 16, 21, 23, 28, 30
April - 4, 6, 11, 13, 25, 27
May - 2, 4, 9, 11,16, 18, 23, 25, 30
June - 1

There is NO CLASS on February 21 & 23, 2017 and April 18 & 20, 2017.

Clinical will run concurrent with the course and you will be given an additional 60 days after the last day of class to finish up any incomplete clinical experiences. A minimum of 150 clinical hours are required. Additional clinical time may be required to complete the clinical objectives.
General Comments:Note: The $100 non-refundable application fee is due at the time of sign-up.

When you sign up, you will receive information via email that will include an application, the list of course dates, an invoice for the course, and immunization forms. Your enrollment is not confirmed until we receive your completed application and immunization forms, and the $250 non-refundable deposit.

Multiple payment plans are available. Please call for details

If you have any questions or to schedule a visit, please call or email the United Training Center.

United's Education Division is a Maine-EMS approved Training Center.

Refunds/Payments: Full refunds will only be issued in the event of course cancellation or prior to the “Official Start Date”. Full payment must be received within two (2) weeks of the start of class.

Minimum class size: 12 students

Paramedic Refresher
Date(s): January 11, 2017 - March 15, 2017
Time: 8:00 AM to 4:30 PM
Location:UNITED TRAINING CENTER
338 EAST AVE.
LEWISTON, ME.
Cost:$295.00
Instructor:Training Center Faculty
Phone:207-782-8414
E-mail Address:EDUCATION@UNITEDAMBULANCE.NET
Comments:This Refresher Course is designed for Paramedics.

This course is scheduled for the following 2017 dates:
January 11, 18, 25
February 1, 8, 15
March 1, 8, 15

Please note, there will tentatively be no class the week of February vacation UNLESS a class prior to this date is cancelled due to inclement weather.

Meets the NREMT Requirements for qualified Paramedics to sit the the Registry Exam.

All class days and online content must be attended or completed regardless of your license level to earn a 72-hour course completion certificate.
Class Description:Course meets all requirements for Maine EMS Paramedic license "renewal."

For National Registry Paramedic Re-certification, this course will provide 24 hours of Mandatory Core Content, 24 hours of Flexible Core Content, 24 hours of Additional Continuing EMS Related Education (CEH). ***This course DOES NOT provide ACLS or BLS CPR certification, which are required for National Registry Certification in addition to the 72 hours.

General Comments:Please note that your registration is not complete unless you pay for this course using a credit card, by entering in purchase order (PO) information, or make a check payable to United Training Center and mail to 192 Russell St. Lewiston, ME 04240. Please include the name of the course on your check. If you are sending a check, please select the "Pay Later" option.

If you are a United employee and you will be using your education allowance for this course, please use the "Pay Later" option and the education division will deduct the course fee from your allowance.

If you have any questions about payments, Please call the United Training Center for assistance.
Class Size Limit:25

EMERGENCY MEDICAL TECHNICIAN (EMT) Blended Learning Program - LEWISTON
Date(s): January 11, 2017 - May 3, 2017
Time: 5:00 PM to 9:00 PM
Location:UNITED TRAINING CENTER
338 EAST AVE.
LEWISTON, ME 04240
Cost:$895 (includes text, MyBradyLab, EMT test prep)
Instructor:United Training Center Faculty
Phone:(207) 782-8414
E-mail Address:michel.vining@unitedambulance.net
Comments:This is a fast paced course, utilizing an online platform to enhance learning and classroom activities. This course will require a majority of your course work to be done on-line, on your own computer. There will be, face to face, in class sessions with your instructor to learn the practical skills needed to be an EMT.

Students can expect to spend a minimum of 25 hours each week on the course doing the required reading and assignments.

Class will meet on the following Wednesday evenings:
January: 11, 18, 25
February 1, 8, 15
March 1, 8, 15, 22, 29
April 5, 12, 26
May 3

There will be NO CLASS on the following days: February 22, April 19

NREMT Practical testing fees are included in price of this course. Written testing fees and Maine licensing fees are NOT included.
Class Description:This course prepares students for the entrance level to work on an ambulance. The course covers Ambulance Operations, Airway Management, Patient Assessment, Medical Emergencies, Trauma Emergencies, Infants,Children and Operations.

Clinical will run concurrent with the course and you will be given an additional 14 days after the last day of class to finish up any incomplete clinical experiences. A minimum of 20 clinical hours are required. Additional clinical time may be required to complete the clinical objectives.

Students who successfully complete this course are eligible to sit for the National Registry EMT licensure test.
General Comments:United's Education Division is a Maine-EMS approved Training Center.

Note: The $95.00 non-refundable application fee is due at the time of sign-up.

Please Note: Your registration is not completed unless you pay this course application fee using a credit card. Purchase orders are accepted please contact the Education Department.

EMERGENCY MEDICAL TECHNICIAN (EMT) Blended Learning Program - KENNEBUNK
Date(s): January 17, 2017 - May 9, 2017
Time: 5:00 PM to 9:00 PM
Location:WEST KENNEBUNK FIRE STATION
80 THOMPSON RD
KENNEBUNK, MAINE 04043
Cost:$895 (includes text, MyBradyLab, EMT test prep)
Instructor:United Training Center Faculty
Phone:(207) 782-8414
E-mail Address:michel.vining@unitedambulance.net
Comments:This is a fast paced course, utilizing an online platform to enhance learning and classroom activities. This course will require a majority of your course work to be done on-line, on your own computer. There will be, face to face, in class sessions with your instructor to learn the practical skills needed to be an EMT.

Students can expect to spend a minimum of 25 hours each week on the course doing the required reading and assignments.

Class will meet on the following Tuesday evenings:
January: 17, 24, 31,
February 7, 14, 28,
March 7, 14, 21, 28,
April 4,11, 25,
May 2, May 9,

Saturday Skills Day: 5/6/16
Make-Up/Weather Day: 5/16/17

There is NO CLASS on the following days: February 21, April 18

NREMT Practical testing fees are included in price of this course. Written testing fees and Maine licensing fees are NOT included.
Class Description: This course prepares students for the entrance level to work on an ambulance. The course covers Ambulance Operations, Airway Management, Patient Assessment, Medical Emergencies, Trauma Emergencies, Infants,Children and Operations.

Clinical will run concurrent with the course and you will be given an additional 14 days after the last day of class to finish up any incomplete clinical experiences. A minimum of 20 clinical hours are required. Additional clinical time may be required to complete the clinical objectives.

Students who successfully complete this course are eligible to sit for the National Registry EMT licensure test.
General Comments:United's Education Division is a Maine-EMS approved Training Center.

Note: The $95.00 non-refundable application fee is due at the time of sign-up.

Please Note: Your registration is not completed unless you pay this course application fee using a credit card. Purchase orders are accepted please contact the Education Department.

AEMT - NATIONAL REGISTRY PSE - FULL TEST
Date(s): January 29, 2017
Time: 7:30 AM to 3:00 PM
Location:UNITED TRAINING CENTER
338 EAST AVE
LEWISTON, ME 04240
Cost:$225.00
Instructor:VARIOUS
Phone:207-782-8414 X247
E-mail Address:MICHEL.VINING@UNITEDAMBULANCE.NET
Comments:THIS IS A NREMT AEMT PSYCHO-MOTOR SKILLS EXAM.
REGISTRANTS MUST CONTACT UNITED TRAINING CENTER TO SUBMIT REGISTRATION INFORMATION PRIOR TO DECEMBER 15, 2016.
REGISTRANTS MUST BRING A VALID ID, THE DAY OF THE PSE.
REGISTRANTS WILL NEED TO ARRIVE AT 7:30 AM, THE EXAM WILL START AT 9:00 AM.
Class Description:REGISTRATION FEE INCLUDES FULL TEST.
General Comments:SAME-DAY RETESTS - TBA. THERE WILL BE NO ADDITIONAL FEES FOR RE-TESTS.

AEMT - NATIONAL REGISTRY PSE - 1 STATION RE-TEST
Date(s): January 29, 2017
Time: 7:30 AM to 3:00 PM
Location:UNITED TRAINING CENTER
338 EAST AVE
LEWISTON, ME 04240
Cost:$40.00
Instructor:VARIOUS
Phone:207-782-8414 X247
E-mail Address:MICHEL.VINING@UNITEDAMBULANCE.NET
Comments:THIS IS A NREMT AEMT PSYCHO-MOTOR SKILLS EXAM.
REGISTRANTS MUST CONTACT UNITED TRAINING CENTER TO SUBMIT REGISTRATION INFORMATION PRIOR TO DECEMBER 15, 2016.
REGISTRANTS MUST BRING A VALID ID, THE DAY OF THE PSE.
REGISTRANTS WILL NEED TO ARRIVE AT 7:30 AM, THE EXAM WILL START AT 9:00 AM.
Class Description:REGISTRATION FEE INCLUDES 1 STATION RE-TEST
General Comments:SAME-DAY RETESTS - TBA. THERE WILL BE NO ADDITIONAL FEES FOR RE-TESTS.

AEMT - NATIONAL REGISTRY PSE - 2 STATION RE-TEST
Date(s): January 29, 2017
Time: 7:30 AM to 3:00 PM
Location:UNITED TRAINING CENTER
338 EAST AVE
LEWISTON, ME 04240
Cost:$50.00
Instructor:VARIOUS
Phone:207-782-8414 X247
E-mail Address:MICHEL.VINING@UNITEDAMBULANCE.NET
Comments:THIS IS A NREMT AEMT PSYCHO-MOTOR SKILLS EXAM.
REGISTRANTS MUST CONTACT UNITED TRAINING CENTER TO SUBMIT REGISTRATION INFORMATION PRIOR TO DECEMBER 15, 2016.
REGISTRANTS MUST BRING A VALID ID, THE DAY OF THE PSE.
REGISTRANTS WILL NEED TO ARRIVE AT 7:30 AM, THE EXAM WILL START AT 9:00 AM.
Class Description:REGISTRATION FEE INCLUDES 2 STATION RE-TEST
General Comments:SAME-DAY RETESTS - TBA. THERE WILL BE NO ADDITIONAL FEES FOR RE-TESTS.

AEMT - NATIONAL REGISTRY PSE - 3 STATION RE-TEST
Date(s): January 29, 2017
Time: 7:30 AM to 3:00 PM
Location:UNITED TRAINING CENTER
338 EAST AVE
LEWISTON, ME 04240
Cost:$60.00
Instructor:VARIOUS
Phone:207-782-8414 X247
E-mail Address:MICHEL.VINING@UNITEDAMBULANCE.NET
Comments:THIS IS A NREMT AEMT PSYCHO-MOTOR SKILLS EXAM.
REGISTRANTS MUST CONTACT UNITED TRAINING CENTER TO SUBMIT REGISTRATION INFORMATION PRIOR TO DECEMBER 15, 2016.
REGISTRANTS MUST BRING A VALID ID, THE DAY OF THE PSE.
REGISTRANTS WILL NEED TO ARRIVE AT 7:30 AM, THE EXAM WILL START AT 9:00 AM.
Class Description:REGISTRATION FEE INCLUDES 3 STATION RE-TEST
General Comments:SAME-DAY RETESTS - TBA. THERE WILL BE NO ADDITIONAL FEES FOR RE-TESTS.

ITLS Recert/Bridge Course
Date(s): February 2, 2017
Time: 8:30 AM to 5:00 PM
Location:United Training Center
338 East Ave
Lewiston, ME
Cost:$95.00 without textbook
Instructor:United Training Center Faculty
Phone:207-782-8414
E-mail Address:michel.vining@unitedambulance.net
Comments:The ITLS Provider Recert/Bridge Course is designed for the provider who has successfully completed an ITLS course or has successfully completed PHTLS, ATT or TNCC course and is looking to transition to the ITLS program. The course emphasizes ITLS patient assessment and the other skills that are included in the ITLS framework.

Course cost DOES NOT include the textbook. If you need a book, please select the "with textbook" option on the payment screen.

Class Description:Course Content

Didactic:
Patient Assessment
Airway
Head Trauma
Shock

Skills Stations:
Airway
Chest decompression/Fluid management/Intraosseous access
Patient assessment

Testing:
Written Exam
Practical Exam

Course Length: 8 hours

General Comments:PLEASE NOTE: Your registration is not completed unless you pay for this course using a credit card or by entering purchase order (PO) information. Purchase orders will be processed using the information provided.

United employees: please select the "pay later" option.

If you have any questions regarding payments, please call the Training Center for assistance.

Advanced Emergency Medical Technician (AEMT) - LEWISTON
Date(s): February 7, 2017 - June 27, 2017
Time: 8:30 AM to 5:00 PM
Location:United Training Center
338 East Ave.
Lewiston, ME 04240
Cost:$1500.00 (includes all textbooks, 1 polo shirt, background checks, and practical testing fees*)
Instructor:United Faculty
Phone:207-782-8414
E-mail Address:michel.vining@unitedambulance.net
Comments:You MUST be licensed at the EMT level to start this course.

Students who successfully complete this course are eligible to sit for the National Registry Advanced EMT Exam.

This is a fast paced course, utilizing an online platform to enhance learning and classroom activities. Internet access or the ability to come to the Training Center Computer Lab is required as part of successful completion of this course.

*Testing fees will not be covered if the student elects to attend a practical test outside the United Training Center scheduled test. Written testing fees and Maine licensing fees are NOT included.

Class Description:Class will be held on Tuesdays - 8:30 am - 5:00 pm.

There is NO CLASS on February 21, 2017 and April 18, 2017.

Clinical will run concurrent with the course and you will be given an additional 60 days after the last day of class to finish up any incomplete clinical experiences. A minimum of 150 clinical hours are required. Additional clinical time may be required to complete the clinical objectives.
General Comments:Note: The $100 non-refundable application fee is due at the time of sign-up.

When you sign up, you will receive information via email that will include an application, the list of course dates, an invoice for the course, and immunization forms. Your enrollment is not confirmed until we receive your completed application and immunization forms, and the $250 non-refundable deposit.

Multiple payment plans are available. Please call for details

If you have any questions or to schedule a visit, please call or email the United Training Center.

United's Education Division is a Maine-EMS approved Training Center.

Refunds/Payments: Full refunds will only be issued in the event of course cancellation or prior to the “Official Start Date”. Full payment must be received within two (2) weeks of the start of class.

Minimum class size: 12 students

PALS Refresher
Date(s): February 9, 2017
Time: 8:30 AM to 5:00 PM
Location:United Training Center
338 East Ave
Lewiston, ME
Cost:$185.00 with textbook
Instructor:United Training Center Faculty
Phone:207-782-8414
E-mail Address:education@unitedambulance.net
Comments:This course is for current PALS providers.

A textbook is included in the price of this course.

Successful completion of the online pre-test (80% or better) is REQUIRED before attending this course. You MUST bring the completed print out to class.

Class Description:This is the Pediatric Advanced Life Support class aimed at providers who respond to emergencies in infants and children.

The goal of the PALS course is to improve the quality of care provided to seriously ill or injured children.
General Comments:PLEASE NOTE: Your registration is not completed unless you pay for this course using a credit card or by entering purchase order (PO) information. Purchase orders will be processed using the information provided.

United employees: please select the "pay later" option.

If you have any questions regarding payments, please call the Training Center for assistance.

Advanced Medical Life Support (AMLS) - FULL-COURSE
Date(s): March 18, 2017 - March 19, 2017
Time: 8:30 AM to 4:30 PM
Location:West Kennebunk Fire Station
80 Thompson Road
West Kennebunk, ME 04094
Cost:$185.00
Instructor:United Training Center Faculty
Phone:207-782-8414
E-mail Address:education@unitedambulance.net
Comments:This program is sponsored by Kennebunk Fire Rescue.

NAEMT’s Advanced Medical Life Support (AMLS) course addresses how to best assess and manage the most common medical crises in patients, offering a "think outside the box" methodology.

The course emphasizes the use of scene size-up, history, interactive group discussion on potential treatment strategies, and physical exam to systematically rule out and consider possibilities and probabilities in treating patients’ medical crises. The course offers an initial assessment-based approach that progresses to a diagnostic-based approach to quickly develop the best treatment plan.
Class Description:AMLS is a sixteen-hour, two-day program that consists of interactive lectures, teaching and evaluation stations. The interactive/case based lectures include the following topics: altered mental status and neurologic disorders, respiratory dysfunction, shock, chest discomfort, endocrine, metabolic and environmental disorders, abdominal discomfort, infectious disease, and toxicologic emergencies, hazardous materials and weapons of mass destruction. Teaching stations follow the associated lectures each day.
General Comments:PLEASE NOTE:

AMLS Advanced Medical Life Support Textbook is included.

Your registration is not completed unless you pay for this course using a credit card or by entering purchase order (PO) information. Purchase orders will be processed using the information provided.

United employees: please select the "pay later" option.

If you have any questions regarding payments, please call the Training Center for assistance.

This program is sponsored by Kennebunk Fire Rescue.

ACLS Refresher
Date(s): April 6, 2017
Time: 8:30 AM to 5:00 PM
Location:United Training Center
338 East Ave
Lewiston, ME 04240
Cost:$185.00 with textbook
Instructor:United Training Center Faculty
Phone:207-782-8414
E-mail Address:education@unitedambulance.net
Comments:This course is for current ACLS providers.

Class Description:This course uses the AHA 2015 Guidelines for Resuscitation.

AHA ACLS is for health care providers who either direct or participate in the resuscitation of a critical patient.

Successful completion of the online pre-test (80% or better) is REQUIRED before attending this course. You MUST bring the completed print-out to class along with a current CPR card.
General Comments:PLEASE NOTE: Your registration is not completed unless you pay for this course using a credit card or by entering in purchase order (PO) information. Purchase orders will be processed using the information provided.

United Employees: please select the "pay later" option.

If you have any questions regarding payments, please call the Training Center for assistance.

PALS Refresher
Date(s): May 4, 2017
Time: 8:30 AM to 5:00 PM
Location:United Training Center
338 East Ave
Lewiston, ME
Cost:$185.00 with textbook
Instructor:United Training Center Faculty
Phone:207-782-8414
E-mail Address:education@unitedambulance.net
Comments:This course is for current PALS providers.

A textbook is included in the price of this course.

Successful completion of the online pre-test (80% or better) is REQUIRED before attending this course. You MUST bring the completed print out to class.
Class Description:This is the Pediatric Advanced Life Support class aimed at providers who respond to emergencies in infants and children.

The goal of the PALS course is to improve the quality of care provided to seriously ill or injured children.
General Comments:PLEASE NOTE: Your registration is not completed unless you pay for this course using a credit card or by entering purchase order (PO) information. Purchase orders will be processed using the information provided.

United employees: please select the "pay later" option.

If you have any questions regarding payments, please call the Training Center for assistance.

ACLS Refresher
Date(s): June 23, 2017
Time: 8:30 AM to 5:00 PM
Location:United Training Center
338 East Ave
Lewiston, ME 04240
Cost:$185.00 with textbook
Instructor:United Training Center Faculty
Phone:207-782-8414
E-mail Address:education@unitedambulance.net
Comments:This course is for current ACLS providers.

Class Description:This course uses the AHA 2015 Guidelines for Resuscitation.

AHA ACLS is for health care providers who either direct or participate in the resuscitation of a critical patient.

Successful completion of the online pre-test (80% or better) is REQUIRED before attending this course. You MUST bring the completed print-out to class along with a current CPR card.
General Comments:PLEASE NOTE: Your registration is not completed unless you pay for this course using a credit card or by entering in purchase order (PO) information. Purchase orders will be processed using the information provided.

United Employees: please select the "pay later" option.

If you have any questions regarding payments, please call the Training Center for assistance.

ACCELERATED EMERGENCY MEDICAL TECHNICIAN (EMT) PROGRAM - LEWISTON
Date(s): July 5, 2017 - July 28, 2017
Time: 8:30 AM to 5:00 PM
Location:United Training Center
338 East Ave, Lewiston, ME
Cost:$895.00 (includes text, MyBradyLab, EMT test prep. CPR, uniform shirt and Practical Exam fee)
Instructor:United Training Center Faculty
Phone:207-782-8414
E-mail Address:education@unitedambulance.net
Comments:This is a fast paced course, utilizing an online platform to enhance learning and classroom activities. This course will require some course work to be done on-line, on your own computer. There will be, face to face, in class sessions with your instructor to learn the practical skills needed to be an EMT.

Students can expect to spend a minimum of 20 hours each week on the course doing the required reading and assignments.

Class will start on Wednesday, July 5, meet Thursday July 6, Friday July 7, then meet Monday through Friday until July 28.

NREMT Practical testing fees are included in price of this course. Written testing fees and Maine licensing fees are NOT included.
Class Description:This course prepares students for the entrance level to work on an ambulance. The course covers Ambulance Operations, Airway Management, Patient Assessment, Medical Emergencies, Trauma Emergencies, Infants,Children and Operations.

Clinical will run concurrent with the course and you will be given an additional 14 days after the last day of class to finish up any incomplete clinical experiences. A minimum of 20 clinical hours are required. Additional clinical time may be required to complete the clinical objectives.

Students who successfully complete this course are eligible to sit for the National Registry EMT licensure test.


General Comments:United's Education Division is a Maine-EMS approved Training Center.

Note: The $95.00 non-refundable application fee is due at the time of sign-up.

Please Note: Your registration is not completed unless you pay this course application fee using a credit card. Purchase orders are accepted please contact the Education Department for details.

One month prior to the start date of the course, you will receive an email with the Course Application, Immunization forms and an invoice for the course. Your enrollment is not confirmed until we receive your completed application and immunization forms, and the $200 non-refundable deposit.

Refunds/Payments: Full refunds will only be issued in the event of course cancellation or prior to the “Official Start Date”. Payment plan option available upon request. Please contact the Education Department for more details

Minimum class size: 15 students

EMERGENCY MEDICAL TECHNICIAN (EMT) Blended Learning Program - LEWISTON
Date(s): August 30, 2017 - December 13, 2017
Time: 5:00 PM to 9:00 PM
Location:United Training Center
338 East Ave, Lewiston, ME
Cost:$895.00 (includes text, MyBradyLab, EMT test prep)
Instructor:United Training Center Facutly
Phone:207-782-8414
E-mail Address:michel.vining@unitedambulance.net
Comments:This is a fast paced course, utilizing an online platform to enhance learning and classroom activities. This course will require a majority of your course work to be done on-line, on your own computer. There will be, face to face, in class sessions with your instructor to learn the practical skills needed to be an EMT.

Students can expect to spend a minimum of 25 hours each week on the course doing the required reading and assignments.

Class will meet on the following Wednesday evenings:

August: 30
September: 6, 13, 20, 27
October: 4, 11, 18, 25
November: 1, 8, 15, 29
December: 6, 13

There is NO CLASS on the following Wednesday: November 22

NREMT Practical testing fees are included in price of this course. Written testing fees and Maine licensing fees are NOT included.
Class Description:This course prepares students for the entrance level to work on an ambulance. The course covers Ambulance Operations, Airway Management, Patient Assessment, Medical Emergencies, Trauma Emergencies, Infants,Children and Operations.

Clinical will run concurrent with the course and you will be given an additional 14 days after the last day of class to finish up any incomplete clinical experiences. A minimum of 20 clinical hours are required. Additional clinical time may be required to complete the clinical objectives.

Students who successfully complete this course are eligible to sit for the National Registry EMT licensure test.


General Comments:United's Education Division is a Maine-EMS approved Training Center.

Note: The $95.00 non-refundable application fee is due at the time of sign-up.

Please Note: Your registration is not completed unless you pay this course application fee using a credit card. Purchase orders are accepted please contact the Education Department.

When you sign up, you will receive an email with the course application, an invoice for the course, and immunization forms. Your enrollment is not confirmed until we receive your completed application and immunization forms, and the $200 non-refundable deposit is paid.

Refunds/Payments: Full refunds will only be issued in the event of course cancellation or prior to the “Official Start Date”. Payment plan option available upon request. Please contact the Education Department for more details

2017-2018 PARAMEDIC PROGRAM COURSE ANNOUNCEMENT
Date(s): September 8, 2017 - October 26, 2018
Time: 8:00 AM to 5:00 PM
Location:United Training Center
338 East Avenue
Lewiston, ME 04240
Cost:$9495 (Price includes all textbooks, additional 16 book on-line textbook library, on-line testing and clinical platform, 2 polo shirts, CPR, ACLS, PALS, PEPP, ITLS, AMLS and PIFT certifications) - employee and monthly payment plans available!
Instructor:United Training Center Faculty
Phone:(207) 782-8414
E-mail Address:education@unitedambulance.net
Comments:This is a diploma Paramedic program, that will go from Basic to Paramedic. You must be licensed at the EMT-Basic level to start this course. Advanced EMTs will need to complete the entire program.

Program Dates:

Class will be held every Friday from 8 am to 5 pm. *Class will also be held one Saturday a month from 8 am to 5 pm. Specific Saturday dates TBA.

Clinical will run concurrent with the course and you will be given an additional time after the last day of class to finish up any incomplete clinical experiences.

A college level Anatomy & Physiology course (no lab required) is necessary prior to beginning this course*. An official transcript is required to be submitted to the Training Center to complete your application package. You must have a "C" or better to meet this requirement. We do accept some online A&P courses, please contact United Training Center for more information.

The Paramedic program at United Training Center is accredited by the Commission on Accreditation of Allied Health Education Programs (www.caahep.org) upon the recommendation of the Committee on Accreditation of Educational Programs for the Emergency Medical Services Professions (CoAEMSP). To contact CAAHEP: Commission on Accreditation of Allied Health Education Programs 25400 US Highway 19 N, Suite 158, Clearwater, FL 33763 727-210-2350 www.caahep.org To contact CoAEMSP: 8301 Lakeview Parkway, Suite 111-312 Rowlett TX 75088 (214) 703-8445 FAX (214) 703-8992 www.coaemsp.org.

United Training Center does not allow advanced placement into this program.
Class Description:The educational format for this class will include both online and classroom learning. Computer and internet access are required for this course.

Pass Rates for Paramedic Programs:

National Pass Rate:
2007-2016 (102,261 students)
- 70% (1st attempt)
- 85% (3 attempts)
- 88% (6 attempts)

United training Center Pass Rate:
2007 - 2016 (37 students)
- 81% (1st attempt)
- 86% (3 attempts)
- 92% (6 attempts)

General Comments: Registration for this course opens on March 1, 2017.

Once you register for the class, you will receive an application packet, invoice for $750 non-refundable course deposit and immunization forms.

United Training Center's Paramedic Program provides admission opportunities for graduates at various local colleges and universities. Please call for more information.
General Comments:
Registration is not currently allowed

ITLS Recert/Bridge Course
Date(s): September 21, 2017
Time: 8:30 AM to 5:00 PM
Location:United Training Center
338 East Ave
Lewiston, ME
Cost:$95.00 without textbook
Instructor:United Training Center Faculty
Phone:207-782-8414
E-mail Address:michel.vining@unitedambulance.net
Comments:The ITLS Provider Recert/Bridge Course is designed for the provider who has successfully completed an ITLS course or has successfully completed PHTLS, ATT or TNCC course and is looking to transition to the ITLS program. The course emphasizes ITLS patient assessment and the other skills that are included in the ITLS framework.

Course cost DOES NOT include the textbook. If you need a book, please select the "with textbook" option on the payment screen.

Class Description:Course Content

Didactic:
Patient Assessment
Airway
Head Trauma
Shock

Skills Stations:
Airway
Chest decompression/Fluid management/Intraosseous access
Patient assessment

Testing:
Written Exam
Practical Exam

Course Length: 8 hours

General Comments:PLEASE NOTE: Your registration is not completed unless you pay for this course using a credit card or by entering purchase order (PO) information. Purchase orders will be processed using the information provided.

United employees: please select the "pay later" option.

If you have any questions regarding payments, please call the Training Center for assistance.

PALS Refresher
Date(s): October 5, 2017
Time: 8:30 AM to 5:00 PM
Location:United Training Center
338 East Ave
Lewiston, ME
Cost:$185.00 with textbook
Instructor:United Training Center Faculty
Phone:207-782-8414
E-mail Address:education@unitedambulance.net
Comments:This course is for current PALS providers.

A textbook is included in the price of this course.

Successful completion of the online pre-test (80% or better) is REQUIRED before attending this course. You MUST bring the completed print out to class.

Class Description:This is the Pediatric Advanced Life Support class aimed at providers who respond to emergencies in infants and children.

The goal of the PALS course is to improve the quality of care provided to seriously ill or injured children.
General Comments:PLEASE NOTE: Your registration is not completed unless you pay for this course using a credit card or by entering purchase order (PO) information. Purchase orders will be processed using the information provided.

United employees: please select the "pay later" option.

If you have any questions regarding payments, please call the Training Center for assistance.

ACLS Refresher
Date(s): November 2, 2017
Time: 8:30 AM to 5:00 PM
Location:United Training Center
338 East Ave
Lewiston, ME 04240
Cost:$185.00 with textbook
Instructor:United Training Center Faculty
Phone:207-782-8414
E-mail Address:education@unitedambulance.net
Comments:This course is for current ACLS providers.

Class Description:This course uses the AHA 2015 Guidelines for Resuscitation.

AHA ACLS is for health care providers who either direct or participate in the resuscitation of a critical patient.

Successful completion of the online pre-test (80% or better) is REQUIRED before attending this course. You MUST bring the completed print-out to class along with a current CPR card.
General Comments:PLEASE NOTE: Your registration is not completed unless you pay for this course using a credit card or by entering in purchase order (PO) information. Purchase orders will be processed using the information provided.

United Employees: please select the "pay later" option.

If you have any questions regarding payments, please call the Training Center for assistance.

PALS Refresher
Date(s): December 7, 2017
Time: 8:30 AM to 5:00 PM
Location:United Training Center
338 East Ave
Lewiston, ME
Cost:$185.00 with textbook
Instructor:United Training Center Faculty
Phone:207-782-8414
E-mail Address:education@unitedambulance.net
Comments:This course is for current PALS providers.

A textbook is included in the price of this course.

Successful completion of the online pre-test (80% or better) is REQUIRED before attending this course. You MUST bring the completed print out to class.

Class Description:This is the Pediatric Advanced Life Support class aimed at providers who respond to emergencies in infants and children.

The goal of the PALS course is to improve the quality of care provided to seriously ill or injured children.
General Comments:PLEASE NOTE: Your registration is not completed unless you pay for this course using a credit card or by entering purchase order (PO) information. Purchase orders will be processed using the information provided.

United employees: please select the "pay later" option.

If you have any questions regarding payments, please call the Training Center for assistance.