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Training, Education, Exams
EMS and Fire Continuing Education Courses & Seminars

IMPORTANT INFORMATION REGARDING THE PROGRAMS LISTED BELOW:
If there is no "Apply Online" link, please complete and submit a General Admission Application adobe acrobat reader symbol in order to register for the programs listed below.
Applications and prerequisite certification can be submitted in person, by mail, fax or email.
Signed & scanned applications can be sent via email to: nhfaadmissions@dos.nh.gov
Direct schedule, target audience, and other inquiries to the Contact Name/Number listed for the program.

REGISTRATION GUIDELINES:
Prerequisites MUST be met at the time of registration.
All course application windows open at 8:00am.
All course application windows close at 4:00pm, unless otherwise noted.



Continuing Education: Division Hosted




Stress in EMS: Compassion Fatigue
Paula Holigan, EMS I/C
Prerequisites:
None
Course Description:
This EMS Con Ed session aims to help first responders understand the stress cycle and provides stragegies for self-care and resiliency in their personal and professional lives. The program is recommended for firefighters, EMS Providers, police, and dispatchers.
CREF Number
Location
Course Dates
Application Window
Questions? Contact:
Price
#of Con Ed Hrs
2319CON654 NH Fire Academy
98 Smokey Bear Blvd
Concord NH 03301
02/20/2019
Weds: 6:30pm-8pm
Closes 02/19/2019
Apply Online
*Choose NHFA Location* after you click the red REGISTER NOW bos.
Karen Louis
603-223-4280
Free 2 Hrs
2319CON655 Northern EMS Field Office
491 Main Street
Gorham NH 03581
02/20/2019
Weds: 6:30pm-8pm
Closes 02/19/2019
Apply Online
* Choose GORHAM Location* after you click the red REGISTER NOW box.
Karen Louis
603-223-4280
Free 2 Hrs

NCCP Medical/Psych/Ops - Alzheimer's & Dementia: An Enrichment Training for First Responders
Instructor: Caitlyn Cawley, Home Instead Senior Care Instructor
Prerequisites:
None
CREF Number
Location
Course Dates
Application Window
Questions? Contact:
Price
# of Con Ed Hrs
2319CON514
AM Session
NH Fire Academy
98 Smokey Bear Blvd
Concord NH 03301
03/06/2019
Weds: 9am-11am
Closes 03/04/2019
Apply Online
*Choose NHFA Location*
Karen Louis
603-223-4280
Free 2 Hrs
2319CON515
AM Session
Northern EMS Field Office
491 Main Street
Gorham NH 03581
03/06/2019
Weds: 9am-11am
Closes 03/04/2019
Apply Online
*Choose Gorham Location*
Karen Louis
603-223-4280
Free 2 Hrs
2319CON516
PM Session
NH Fire Academy
98 Smokey Bear Blvd
Concord NH 03301
03/06/2019
Weds: 6:30pm-8:30pm
Closes 03/04/2019
Apply Online
*Choose NHFA Location*
Karen Louis
603-223-4280
Free 2 Hrs
2319CON517
PM Session
Northern EMS Field Office
491 Main Street
Gorham NH 03581
03/06/2019
Weds: 6:30pm-8:30pm
Closes 03/04/2019
Apply Online
*Choose Gorham Location*
Karen Louis
603-223-4280
Free 2 Hrs

EMS Grand Rounds: Respiratory EmergenciesAdobe Acrobat Reader Symbol
Run in conjunction with Concord Hospital
Prerequisites:
None
CREF Number
Location
Course Dates
Application Window
Questions? Contact:
Price
# of Con Ed Hrs
2319CON622 NH Fire Academy
98 Smokey Bear Blvd
Concord NH 03301
03/20/2019
Tues: 6pm-8:30pm
Closes 03/18/2019
Apply Online
*Choose NHFA Location* after you click the red REGISTER NOW box.
Karen Louis
603-223-4280
Free 2 Hrs
2319CON623 Northern EMS Field Office
491 Main Street
Gorham NH 03581
03/20/2019
Tues: 6pm-8:30pm
Closes 03/18/2019
Apply Online
*Choose GORHAM Location* after you click the red REGISTER NOW box.
Karen Louis
603-223-4280
Free 2 Hrs

New EMS Instructor/Cooridnator Orientation
Prerequisites:
Current certification in Fire & Emergency Services Instructor I, II & III
CREF Number
Location
Course Dates
Application Window
Questions? Contact:
Price
2319INSTED643 NH Fire Academy
98 Smokey Bear Blvd
Concord NH 03301
03/25/2019
Mon: 1pm-5pm
Closes 03/22/2019 @ 12pm
Apply Online
NEW! click the red REGISTER NOW box
Captain Laurie Miller
603-223-4216
Free

Self-Care After Critical IncidentsAdobe Acrobat Reader Symbol
2nd Part of a 4 Part Series during the 2019 Calendar Year
Prerequisites:
None
CREF Number
Location
Course Dates
Application Window
Questions? Contact:
Price
# of Con Ed Hrs
2319CON418
AM Session
NH Fire Academy
98 Smokey Bear Blvd
Concord NH 03301
04/03/2019
Weds: 9am-11am
Closes 04/01/2019
Apply Online
*Choose NHFA Location*
Karen Louis
603-223-4280
Free 2 Hrs
2319CON419
AM Session
Northern EMS Field Office
491 Main Street
Gorham NH 03581
04/03/2019
Weds: 9am-11am
Closes 04/01/2019
Apply Online
*Choose GORHAM Location*
Karen Louis
603-223-4280
Free 2 Hrs
2319CON432
PM Session
NH Fire Academy
98 Smokey Bear Blvd
Concord NH 03301
04/03/2019
Weds: 6:30pm-8:30pm
Closes04/01/2019
Apply Online
*Choose NHFA Location*
Karen Louis
603-223-4280
Free 2 Hrs
2319CON433
PM Session
Northern EMS Field Office
491 Main Street
Gorham NH 03581
04/03/2019
Weds 6:30pm-8:30pm
Closes 04/01/2019
Apply Online
*Choose GORHAM Location*
Karen Louis
603-223-4280
Free 2 Hrs

Eating Disorders for Emergency Responders
Instructor: Paula Holigan, EMS I/C
Prerequisites:
None
CREF Number
Location
Course Dates
Application Window
Questions? Contact
Price
# of Con Ed Hrs
2319CON522 NH Fire Academy
98 Smokey Bear Blvd
Concord NH 03301
05/01/2019
Weds: 9am-11am
02/28/2019-04/30/2019
Apply Online
*Choose NHFA Location*
Karen Louis
603-223-4280
Free 2 Hrs
2319CON523 Northern EMS Field Office
491 Main Street
Gorham NH 03581
05/01/2019
Weds: 9am-11am

02/28/2019-04/30/2019
Apply Online
*Choose GORHAM Location*

Karen Louis
603-223-4280
Free 2 Hrs

NCCP ARV: Capnography & Field Triage
Instructor: Kevin Jenckes, NRP, EMS I/C
Prerequisites:
None
CREF Number
Location
Course Dates
Application Window
Questions? Contact
Price
# of Con Ed Hrs
2319CON524 NH Fire Academy
98 Smokey Bear Blvd
Concord NH 03301
05/22/2019
Weds: 6:30pm-8:30pm
03/18/2019-05/21/2019
Apply Online
*Choose NHFA Location*
Karen Louis
603-223-4280
Free 2 Hrs
2319CON525 Northern EMS Field Office
491 Main Street
Gorham NH 03581
05/22/2019
Weds: 6:30pm-8:30pm
03/18/2019-05/21/2019
Apply Online
*Choose Gorham Location*
Karen Louis
603-223-4280
Free 2 Hrs

Avoiding Burnout & Compassion Fatigue
3rd Part of a 4 Part Series during the 2019 Calendar Year
Prerequisites:
None
CREF Number
Location
Course Dates
Application Window
Questions? Contact
Price
# of Con Ed Hrs
2320CON12
NH Fire Academy
98 Smokey Bear Blvd
Concord NH 03301
08/07/2019
Weds: 9am-11am
06/05/2019-08/06/2019 @12pm
Apply Online
*Choose NHFA Location*
Karen Louis
603-223-4280
Free
2 Hrs
2320CON13
Northern EMS Field Office
491 Main Street
Gorham NH 03581
08/07/2019
Weds: 9am-11am
06/05/2019-08/06/2019 @12pm
Apply Online
*Choose GORHAM Location*
Karen Louis
603-223-4280
Free
2 Hrs
2320CON20
NH Fire Academy
98 Smokey Bear Blvd
Concord NH 03301
08/07/2019
Weds: 6:30pm-8:30pm
06/05/2019-08/06/2019 @12pm
Apply Online
*Choose NHFA Location*
Karen Louis
603-223-4280
Free
2 Hrs
2320CON21
Northern EMS Field Office
491 Main Street
Gorham
NH 03581
08/07/2019
Weds: 6:30pm-8:30pm
06/05/2019-08/06/2019 @ 12pm
Apply Online
*Choose GORHAM Location*
Karen Louis
603-223-4280
Free
2 Hrs

Stress Management & Self-Care
4th Part of a 4 Part Series during the 2019 Calendar Year
Prerequisites:
None
CREF Number
Location
Course Dates
Application Window
Questions? Contact
Price
# of Con Ed Hrs
2320CON14 NH Fire Academy
98 Smokey Bear Blvd
Concord NH 03301
11/06/2019
Weds: 9am-11am
09/04/2019-11/05/2019 @ 12pm
Apply Online
*Choose NHFA Location*
Karen Louis
603-223-4280
Free 2 Hrs
2320CON15 Northern EMS Field Office
491 Main Street
Gorham NH 03581
11/06/2019
Weds: 9am-11am
09/04/2019-11/05/2019 @ 12pm
Apply Online
*Choose GORHAM Location*
Karen Louis
603-223-4280
Free 2 Hrs
2320CON22 NH Fire Academy
98 Smokey Bear Blvd
Concord NH 03301
11/06/2019
Weds: 6:30pm-8:30pm
09/04/2019-11/05/2019 @ 12pm
Apply Online
*Choose NHFA Location*
Karen Louis
603-223-4280
Free 2 Hrs
2320CON23 Northern EMS Field Office
491 Main Street
Gorham NH 03582
11/06/2019
Weds: 6:30pm-8:30pm
09/04/2019-11/05/2019 @ 12pm
Apply Online
*Choose GORHAM Location*
Karen Louis
603-223-4820
Free 2 Hrs

Conferences and Seminars


CPAT on the Go!
A CPAT Prepratory Seminar
Prerequisites:
None
Course Description:
This seminar will provide potential candidates information about what is required to be successful in the CPAT. All are welcome to attend!
CREF Number
Locations
Course Date
Application Window
Questions? Contact
Price
2319SM682 Keene Fire, House #2
110 Hastings Avenue
Keene NH 03431
03/05/2019
Tues: 6pm-9pm
Closes 03/04/2019
Apply Online
NEW! Click the red REGISTER NOW box.
Captain Scott Cathy
603-223-4223
Free

Outlaw Motorcycle Gang and Street Gang Awareness Seminar
Prerequisites:
MUST be a member of a Fire, EMS or Law Enforcement agency.
Course Description:
This 3 Hour seminar is presented by subject matter experts from the NH Information and Analysis Center. NH Fire and EMS personnel may be dispatched to calls that involve members of the several outlaw motorcycle gangs or street gangs that exist in the state. Important information will be presented to first responders. Actions that first responders take in treating a patient may be interpreted as disrespectful to a gang member and put first responders in danger.
Steven Clarke will present on Outlaw Motorcycle Gangs (OMG) and their prevelance in NH. Information will be presented on recognition, what to do and not to do if fire or EMS encounters OMG members on an emergency scene. There will be information about hierarchy, weapons typically carried and criminal activity related to these groups.
Time will be available to answer any questions.
Tom Gallagher will present on Street Gangs, who they are and where they are around New Hampshire. Tom will present information on what to watch for and avoid when encountering street gang members on an emergency scene. There are large street gangs as well as smaller groups that are regional or local groups. They are often armed and involved in different criminal activities.
CREF Number
Location
Course Dates
Application Window
Questions? Contact
Price
2319SM601 NH Fire Academy
98 Smokey Bear Blvd
Concord NH 03301
03/06/2019
Weds: 1pm-4pm
Closes 03/04/2019
Apply Online
Bureau Chief Scott Doherty
603-223-4258
Free
2319SM602 NH Fire Academy
98 Smokey Bear Blvd
Concord NH 03301
03/06/2019
Weds: 7pm-10pm
Closes 03/04/2019
Apply Online
Bureau Chief Scott Doherty
603-223-4258
Free

Group Crisis Intervention & Assisting Individuals in Crisis
Prerequisites:
None
Course Description:
This 3 day course (7:00am to 5:00pm each day) combines ALL of the content of the International Crisis Incident Stress Foundation's (ICISF) 2 courses: Assisting Individuals in Crisis & Group Crisis Intervention. This course will prepare participants to understand a wide range of crisis intervention services for both the individual and for groups. Fundamentals of Critical Incident Stress Management (CISM) will be outlined, and participants will leave with the knowledge and tools to provide several group crisis intervention, specifically de-mobilizations, defusings, and the Critical Incident Stress Debriefing (CISD). The need for appropriate follow-up services and referrals when necessary will also be disclosed.
CREF Number
Location
Course Dates
Application Window
Questions? Contact
Payment Instructions
DO NOT PAY FSTEMS!
Price
Con Ed Hours
2319SM609 NH Fire Academy
98 Smokey Bear Blvd
Concord NH 03301
03/20/2019-03/22/2019
Weds, Thurs, Fri:
7am-5pm
Closes 03/18/2019
Apply Online
NHCISD@aol.com
603-315-0304

Mail Payment to:
NHCISD-Course Registration
76 Janet Court
Manchester NH 03103
Phone: 603-315-0304

$220.00 27 Hrs



Continuing Education: Independent

IMPORTANT INFORMATION REGARDING THE PROGRAMS LISTED BELOW:

The programs below are independent of the Division of Fire Standards and Training & EMS. All listed educational opportunities are for informative purposes only, please contact the individual course contact for registration and/or additional information.
If interested in listing upcoming training opportunities here AND you are a current EMS I/C or Hospital Based EMS Coordinator in the State of NH please fill out the Fire and EMS Continuing Education Form found at: https://prd.blogs.nh.gov/dos/irc/?page_id=3275

Course Name
Location
Course Dates
Times
For Course Questions, Contact:
# of Con Ed Hrs
NCCP Content?
AEMT NCCP RTP
5 ALS Hours

Epping Fire Department
37 Pleasant Street
Epping NH 03042

02/16/2019 8am-1pm Kevin Jenckes 5 Hours Yes
PHTLS - Hybrid Course Milford Ambulance Service
66 Elm Street
Milford NH 03055
02/23/2019 8am-4pm Andrew Mason
603-249-0610
8 Hours Yes
CPR Instructor Course Great Brook Academy
340 Commerce Way
Pembroke NH 03275
02/25/2019 & 02/27/2019
Mon & Wed & Online Content
6pm-10pm Chris Rousseau
603-620-2650
16 Hours No
Elliot Hospital EMS Conference Elliott Hospital
379 South River Road
Bedford NH 03034
03/07/2019 7:30am-4:30pm Michael Kelly 9 Hours Yes
NCCP for EMT Plainfield School
92 Bonner Road
Meriden NH 03770
03/09/2019-03/10/2019 9am-6pm Jim McCarragher
603-359-1818
18 Hours Yes
20 Hr EMT NCCP Bundle-CAPCE Approved NH CPR, LLC
9 Cedarwood Drive, Unit 12
Bedford NH 03110
03/09/2019-03/23/2019
8am-5pm Christopher Malley
603-668-5360
20 Hours Yes
20 Hr EMT/AEMT - NCCP Refresher Great Brook Academy
340 Commerce Way
Pembroke NH 03275
03/11/2019-03/13/2019 6pm-10pm Chris Rousseau
603-620-2650
20 Hours Yes
20 Hr EMT NCCP Bundle-CAPCE Approved NH CPR, LLC
9 Cedarwood Drive, Unit 12
Bedford NH 03110
03/27/2019-03/29/2019 8am-5pm Christopher Malley
603-668-5360
20 Hours Yes
CPR and First Aid: K9 and Feline Rescuer Concord Hospital
Boucher Conference Room 3rd Floor - 250 Pleasant Street
Concord NH 03307
04/20/2019 8am-4pm Craig Clough
603-227-7000
8 Hours No
PHTLS - Hybrid Course Milford Ambulance Service
66 Elm Street
Milford NH 03055
06/01/2019 8am-4pm Andrew Mason
603-249-0610
8 Hours Yes

 

 

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