The fully online EMS Instructor Continuing Education course at Creighton University provides EMS instructors like you with the continuing education hours necessary to maintain your professional license. EMS instructors in the State of Nebraska are required to complete 12 hours of continuing education within the 24 months preceding your license’s expiration. Through this EMS instructor refresher course, you can easily fulfill your CE requirements in relevant EMS subject areas, including:
- Curriculum updates
- Legislation and regulations
- Evaluation methods
- Fundamentals of teaching adults
The EMS Instructor Continuing Education course is offered 100-percent online. Open the Online Learning tab below to learn more.
This continuing education course is intended to be collaboration between you and your instructor. You will have the opportunity to ask questions and receive guidance along the way.
Instructors may register for Refresher courses at any time prior to December 1 and modules are to be completed by the end of the fall semester (mid-December). Once registered it will take a minimum of two business days to receive your log in instructions from Creighton University.
You must pay a $50 one-time registration fee and an additional fee of $25 per continuing education (CE) hour. Payments must be received in full before you will receive your CE certificate.
The following course options are available for one CE hour each:
- Nebraska HHS Rules and Regulations (required for Nebraska EMS Instructors)
- Principles of Adult Education
- Evaluation Methods
- Testing Design and Validation
- Good and Bad Lecturing
- Teaching Ethics
- Goals and Objectives
- Lesson Plans
- Create Your Own Topic(s) (requires interaction with a Creighton EMS faculty member)
To succeed in this online course, you should plan to commit eight to 12 hours of independent online study each week.
You will be assigned a Creighton email account for use while you are enrolled in this course. All electronic correspondence will be sent through your Creighton account.
When you successfully complete the EMS Instructor Continuing Education course, you will receive a certificate for the number of CE hours you have completed.