THE ADVANCED AIRWAY COURSE
- Airway Anatomy
- Mechanics of Ventilation
- Causes, Signs and Symptoms Of Hypoxia
- Difficult Airway Assessment
- RSI Procedure and Pharmacology
- Interactive Airway Case Reviews
- Extraglottic Devices
- Invasive Airway Procedures
- Needle Cric
- Surgical Cric
- Field Techniques
- Confined Space
- Face-to-Face Intubation
- Two person intubation
- PLUS “Tricks of the Trade
AIR MEDICAL CREW CORE CURRICULUM
The Air Medical Crew Core Curriculum© program covers: rotor wing, fixed wing, domestic and international air transport of the sick and injured. During the four days of training you will learn about your critical role in aviation safety and how caring for critical patients at altitude differs from other modes of medical transport. The air medical industry is competitive so we teach you how to standout from the other applicants and land your dream career. This program was developed to provide you with multiple exercises that will challenge even the most experienced caregiver. You will learn more than you can imagine in the four days and you will have fun doing it!
- Aircraft and Landing Zone Safety
- Air Crew Dress and Fitness for Duty
- Flight Physiology
- Air Medical Crew Job Requirements
- Air Medical Stress Management
- International Patient Transport
- Land Survival
- Crew Communications
- Basic X-ray Interpretation
- Trauma and Shock
- Neuro, Burn, Respiratory, and Cardiac Patient Considerations
You will receive all your materials at the class, we do not mail any in advance
We will email you a couple of days before the class with any updates
If you paid by PayPal please print your receipt at time of payment
Regular Registration – tuition for non-physician $850, tuition for physician $1300
When you register and pay less than 14 days prior to class start date. If you have to submit paperwork to your employer for payment directly to MECA and payment is not received before the cutoff date they will be billed at the Regular Tuition rate of $850 or $1300.
Early Registration – tuition for non-physician $750, tuition for physician $1200
You must register and payment must be received at least 14 days prior to class start date to qualify for the discount. If your agency is paying you must register during the Early Registration time period and PAYMENT MUST BE RECEIVED prior to cutoff date. If payment is received after cutoff date then agency will be billed for the $50 balance on each registration.
PayPal has a “Bill Me Later” option for qualified applicants. The customer will have 6 months no-interest to pay it back.
Nurses, Paramedics, Respiratory Therapists, EMTs, ARNPs, PAs, Medical Students (non-physician registration). Physicians, Residents, Dentist (physician registration).
Continuing Education Credits:
TAAC – Approved for 7 CEs from the Florida Board of Nurses (#50-1299)(#20-123219)
TAAC – Approved for 7 CEs for Florida Certified Paramedics. Approved by Dr. Todd Husty, Medical Director, MECA, Inc.
AMCCC – Approved for 32 CEs from the Florida Board of Nurses (#50-1299)(#20-13339)
AMCCC- Approved for 32 CEs for Florida Certified Paramedics. Approved by Dr. Todd Husty, Medical Director, MECA, Inc.
If you register, and can not attend, you must notify us by email 48 hours in advance.
Options if you cannot attend after registering: send someone in your place (after notifying MECA with the name, cell number and email address of your replacement by email) no later than 48 hours prior to the start time of the class, OR with 48 hours notice that you cannot attend, you can request a credit that can be used within one year from the date of the original first day of class.
We have a NO REFUND policy on no shows, no exceptions.
Do you have any disabilities? (Including special allergies or medical disabilities) which would require special assistance during your attendance at the course? If yes, please email our office today.