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The following EPC courses are offered to address the needs of providers and instructors:

  • Provider Course: 16-hour course for EMTs, Paramedics, nurses, physician assistants and physicians.  This course may be offered as a classroom course, or a hybrid course where students take 8 hours of the course online followed by 8 hours in the classroom. Upon successful completion of the course, students receive a certificate of completion,  a wallet card recognizing them as EPC providers for 4 years, and 16 hours of CAPCE credit. 

  • Online Module: 8-hour online module that covers the didactic portion of the EPC course. Upon successful completion of the module, students receive a certificate of completion and 8 hours of CAPCE credit.

  • Instructor Update: 4-hour course for current EPC instructors that provides a comprehensive overview of content and features of a new edition of EPC.  This course is offered as an online course in English and may be offered as a classroom course in other languages. This course is required with each new edition of EPC to maintain current instructor status.

  • Instructor Transition course:  4-hour course for accredited instructors from other prehospital pediatric programs to become recognized as EPC instructors.  This course is offered as a classroom course or by webinar.  Proof of current instructor status in a prehospital pediatric course is required.