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New River Community and Technical College offering EMS Recertification classes

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Through July and August, New River Community and Technical College will offer a series of EMS Recertification classes at the Workforce West Virginia building in Summersville.

Paula J. Johnson, an instructor in the New River CTC Paramedic program, will teach all the classes. She is nationally certified in Emergency Medical Service Education and is on the National Registry of Emergency Medical Technicians for Paramedics, as well as the West Virginia Mobile Critical Care Paramedics.
  
On July 1, classes will begin with Pediatric Advanced Life Support; July 11: Pre-Hospital Trauma Life Support; July 24: Geriatric Education for Emergency Medical Service; July 25: Pediatric Education for Pre-Hospital Providers.

August classes will be 12 Lead ECG on Aug. 4; Medical Emergencies: Aug 6; and Advanced Medical Life Support :Aug. 15. All classes will run from 9:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m., and the tuition is $50 per class. For more information, or to register, those interested can call the New River Community and Technical College Office of Workforce Education in Summersville at (304) 883-2446.