Vehicle Extrication

Course Description:
This course is designed to provide Fire Fighters with a better understanding of the current techniques available for the swift extrication of victims from a variety of vehicle entrapments.

 

Course Details 
Continuing Education Credits 
Schedule a Course 
Instructors 

 

Course Name: 

Vehicle Extrication 

Acronym: 

VE 

Course Code: 

K01B 

Instructional Hours: 

14 

Student Manuals: 

Extrication - Student Guide 

 

 

To Schedule Course: 

SMOKE

Instructor Fee: 

$630.00 

Student Application: 

SMOKE (Course Offerings & Registration)

  

Student Prerequisites:
·        Eighteen years of age or older
·        Member of an organized Michigan Fire Department 

 

Quiz: 
None
 

Written Test:
None 

Practical Test:
None
 

 

This course is approved by Michigan Department of Community Health (MDCH) for the EMS, C.E. Credits listed below. To obtain credits, the student should write in the credits on the MDCH, C.E. record form. An instructor signature is not required. The student should retain the certificate of course completion for three years; in the event their C.E. Credits are selected for audit by MDCH. (To obtain license renewal information or forms contact MDCH at 517-241-0179 or renew online at www.michigan.gov/elicense) 

MDCH EMS C.E.C.: 

MFR 

EMT 

EMT-S 

PARAMEDIC 

Patient Assessment/Triage  1  1  1  1 
Spinal Immobilization  1  1  1  1 
Communication  1  1  1  1 
Disaster Planning  1  1  1  1 
Patient Handling  2  2  2  2 
Rescue/Extrication  3  5  5  5 
Stress Management  1  1  1  1 
   -----  -----  -----  ----- 
Total C.E. Credits  10  12  12  12