Ambulance Service Training

The Summit County Ambulance Service (SCAS) is a State of Colorado recognized training group - meeting state standards of quality for EMS continuing education.SCAS offers the highest quality medical education to training group students promoting the highest quality of patient care.The Training Division of Summit County Ambulance Service is also committed to moving our agency forward with the newest science-based protocols, policies, and equipment.

Purpose


The purpose of the Training Division of Summit County Ambulance Service is to provide the highest quality medical education for emergency medical technicians of all certification levels through continuing education sessions and refresher courses, and to provide Colorado Advanced Practice Paramedic (Level 1) curriculum-based education for SCAS paramedics.In addition, the Training Division presents critical care transport focused medical education for SCAS EMTs as required by the medical director and the Colorado Board of Medical Examiners Chapter 2 for waivered medications, procedures, and medical acts above the Colorado Advanced Practice Paramedic.

Although our dedicated staff of field training instructors primarily serves the employees of Summit County Ambulance Service, we also provide extensive training opportunities for the lay rescuer to become certified in CPR / AED and first aid. Additionally, we offer re-certification opportunities for area healthcare providers in varying required courses.