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EMR COURSE - EMERGENCY MEDICAL RESPONDER COURSE

CAD$1,295Purchase required to enroll

Course Description

  • Duration: 80-120 hours
  • ​​This course provides the knowledge and skills necessary in an emergency to help sustain life, reduce pain, and minimize the consequences of injury or sudden illness in a pre-hospital setting.

  • Targets those providing emergency response: firefighters, law-enforcement officers, emergency medical services personnel, and workplace responders.

  • Meets the Paramedic Association of Canada National Occupational Competency Profile for the practitioner level of emergency medical responder (EMR).

  • Prerequisites: Standard First Aid with CPR Level C; pre-course assignment

  • ​Completion Requirements -100% attendance, skills demonstration, two evaluated scenarios, and 80% min. passing grade on written examCertification 3-year certification in Emergency Medical Responder, CPR Level HCP, and AEDRecertification 40 hours; includes CPR Level HCP​
  • Course Content:

Part 1 – Preparing to Respond

Part 2 – Establishing Priorities of Care

Part 3 - Traumatic Injuries

Part 4 – Medical Emergencies​


SIMS hosts open EMR courses and can also host a course in your community.

Please call SIMS at 306-343-SIMS (7467) for more information

Cancellation policy


There will be a $75 administration fee for any course cancellations/date changes.

If you cancel your booking 7 days or less in advance of the course date, NO refund will be given.

No shows or no call prior to a course is considered a cancellation, and NO refund will be given.


Thank you for your understanding.


SIMS- Saskatoon Institute for Medical Simulation

#1100 - 3530 Millar Ave.

Saskatoon, SK S7P 0B6

Phone: 306-343-SIMS (7467)

Fax: 306-343-7473

Email: info@sksims.ca

Website: www.sksims.ca