Assistant Director of Accreditation Services CoAEMSP La Vista, Nebraska
Description: Paramedic training programs often encounter students that have relevant training, education and experience before beginning a paramedic course. But what is the best way to take those prior qualifications into account? Educators can use curriculum reviews and assessments to avoid unnecessary repetition. This session will explore how to effectively use advanced placement to grant students credit for prior education and experience, including how to ensure compliance with accreditation and certification requirements. Come learn how advanced placement may be utilized by your program to enhance paramedic workforce pathways.
List three situations in which advanced placement would be an appropriate tool
Define “terminal competency”
List three methods to assess knowledge and skills that are appropriate for advanced placement