law enforcement, ems, 911, and firefighters

EMS Training

Course by: NiagaraU

SKU: 6621


  • Niagara University’s First Responder Disability Awareness Training is the nation’s only comprehensive training for emergency medical services, firefighters, police officers, and 9-1-1 tele-communicators.

This EMS online training adapted the national Train the Trainer program into a compatible, easy to use 6-hour program. Customized exclusively for EMS in front of a live studio audience of EMTs, the training addresses the basics of all areas EMS need to know to ensure proper, appropriate, proactive response when interacting and addressing the need of individuals with disabilities.

Course Outline

  • Introduction and Overview 
  • Person First Language and Communication 
  • Encounters and Trends 
  • Response and Outreach
  • Mental Illness 
  • ADHD / Learning Disability
  • Tourette Syndrome 
  • Visual Impairment 
  • Hard of Hearing 
  • Physical Disabilities 
  • Intellectual Disabilities 
  • Autism Spectrum Disorder 
  • Epilepsy 
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Dementia
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