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American Heart Association ECC

UMass Memorial EMS is an affiliate training center (ATC) of the University of Massachusetts Medical School (UMMS) Office of Continuing Education, offering the following American Heart Association (AHA) Emergency Cardiac Care (ECC) programs to EMS, fire, law enforcement, and hospital providers:

  • Basic Cardiac Life Support (BCLS) for the Healthcare Provider, Original and Refresher
  • Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS), Original and Refresher
  • Pediatric Advanced Life Support (PALS), Original and Refresher
  • Heartsaver AED (HSAED)

We are able to tailor these programs for your individual organization if necessary, and provide instruction at our EMS Training Center at 100 Providence Street or at your office or work location. Please “CONTACT US” for more information.

 
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The UMass Memorial EMS Training Center is located at 100 Providence Street in Worcester, on the second floor of a historic fire station that currently also serves as one of our community EMS stations. Our training equipment includes computer-controlled simulation mannekins, basic and advanced CPR and airway trainers, and dozens of other adjunts that help us deliver the highest quality hands-on skills practice. Our educators are physicians, nurses, and paramedics, and all are officially certified by the American Heart Association in their respective disciplines.

All courses are provided free of charge to EMS, fire, and law enforcement personnel (small materials fees may apply to certain programs).

Please click the link below for more detailed information about American Heart Association ECC programs!

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AMERICAN HEART ASSOCIATION ECC

Please click the link below for more detailed information about  the University of Massachusetts Medical School (UMMS) Office of Continuing Education and their course offerings!

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University of Massachusetts Medical School (UMMS)

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Our Department

UMass Memorial EMS is a Department of the UMass Memorial Medical Center in Worcester, Massachusetts, the region’s only Level I ACS verified trauma center. UMass Memorial (Worcester) EMS is wholly owned and operated by the Medical Center. UMass Memorial Lifeflight is operated by Air Methods Corp. (QMLA253U) and staffed by UMass Memorial Medical Center.