COURSE DESCRIPTIONS, PRICING & PAYMENT

Advanced Cardiac Life Support - Initial Course                      $229

Advanced Cardiac Life Support Update (renewal) Class       $199

ACLS Skills Verification (HeartCode Part 2)                              $199

Optional BLS (CPR) Update (renewal) add-on is available

HeartCode ACLS (online) is required prior to taking ACLS, is not included in the above prices, and may be purchased during registration.

EMS RECERTIFICATION COURSES

AHA Online

HeartCode BLS (online) Part 1      $69

HeartCode ACLS (online) Part 1  $199

HeartCode PALS (online) Part 1  $199

HeartCode Heartsaver (online) Part 1

                                                           $39

Bloodborne Pathogens Online Course                                              $49

ITLS                          

International Trauma Life Support
Initial (Completer) and One-Day Renewal Courses          $229
Prerequisite for completer course is the 9th Edition ITLS eTrauma Online Course. 
Go to  www.itrauma.org/education/itls-etrauma/ to register. The Initial (completer) is 
one-half on-line and one-half face-to-face skills, completed in conjunction with the 
one-day renewal course. 
CEH:   Initial 16.0 hours        One-Day Renewal 8.0 hours
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  • EMS documentation
  • stress managemant
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  • wellness: taking charge of your health

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Basic Life Support (CPR)

Initial or Update     $69

HeartCode BLS (online) is required prior to taking BLS, is not included   in the above price, and may be purchased during registration.

Heartsaver First Aid / CPR / AED

$69

HeartCode Heartsaver (online) is required prior to taking a HS class, is not included in the above price, and may be purchased during registration.

Additional Courses


Initial: Emergency Medical Responder:     

- Call for pricing.
     -Includes AHA Basic Life Support (CPR), required textbooks, initial State and             NREMT Application & License Fees, and practice online Computer                            Adaptive Tests (CAT), the type of testing used by the NREMT                           
     -Teaches the new EMS Edcuation Standards and Scope of Practice for the                 EMR using interactive and educationally sound innovative delivery methods
    
Renewal: First Responder/Emergency Medical Responder:  Call for pricing. 

     - Utilizes current, innovative educational delivery methods
     - Based upon the new EMS Education Standards and Scope of Practice     
       for the Emergency Medical Responder (EMR)
     - Includes all information necessary to renew TN EMR including the NEW                  TN EMS pediatric and category hours requirements and the practical skill               evaluations.
     - Provides 12 of the 16 required hours to renew NREMT EMR using the new              NCCP renewal process.
     - Nationally accredited CAPCE (CECBEMS) Course is approved for 12 hours at           the EMR / Basic level, course #18-BENCH-F2-5001
     - TN EMS course approval number is distributed at course.
     - Includes AHA Basic Life Support (CPR) Update (renewal), CISM/CISD, SIDS               and Domestic Violence updates.
     - Additional information is distributed upon receipt of completed registration.

  

           National EMS Education Standards

Emergency Medical Responder (EMR) Courses

Other AHA Courses

RECERTIFICATION COURSE LOCATION

Holiday Inn Express & Suites Conference Center
5090 Copper Creek BLVD  
Millington TN 38053
Hotel Reservations:  901.872.3640 or www.ihg.com

Pediatric Advanced Life Support Initial Course                        $229

Pediatric Advanced Life Support Update (renewal) Class      $199

PALS Skills Verification (HeartCode Part 2)                               $199

Optional BLS (CPR) Update (renewal) add-on is available

HeartCode PALS (online) is required prior to taking PALS, is not included in the above prices, and may be purchased during registration.

- Provides 25.0 of the 20.0 hours required to renew TN EMT Basic, including CPR and the TN pediatric hours requirement.
- Provides 25.0 of the 25.0 hours required to renew AEMT in TN, including CPR and the TN pediatric hours requirement.
- For those with NREMT EMT Basic, this course provides all 20.0 hours in the National Component plus 5.0 hours that can be
  applied to either the local/state or individual component.
- Those with NREMT AEMT may need to register for the AEMT 36.0 hour course. See below.
- Participants of the 25.0 hour course have the option of adding ITLS (16.0 hours) and Pediatric ITLS (8.0 hours) during the
  registration process.
- This course is designed for those who possess, who are challenging, who need remediation to re-take state or NREMT EMT
  (Basic) license/certification, or for those who need 25.0 hours of continuing education hours (CEH) 
- Utilizing current, innovative educational delivery methods, this course is based upon the NREMT's NCCP 2016 for the EMT.
- This is NOT an "upgrade" course from EMT to AEMT
- This course alone may not qualify individuals to reinstate state or NREMT EMT certification. Contact your State EMS office or
  NREMT for specific requirements
- Nationally accredited CAPCE approved course for 25.0 hours at the Advanced Level: #24-BENC-F2-5002
- NREMT Course ID Number:  TBA
- TN EMS course approval number is distributed at the course.
- On-site courses include AHA Basic Life Support (CPR) Update (renewal); EMT Basic and AEMT skills sessions; CISM/CISD SIDS,  
  PTSD, Human Trafficking Awareness and Domestic Violence Updates.
- Additional information is distributed upon receipt of a completed registration
- Provides 48.0 of the 32.0 hours required to renew TN Paramedic, including CPR and the TN pediatric hours requirement.
- Provides 48.0 of the 60.0 hours required to renew NREMT Paramedic.
- This course provides all 30.0 hours of the National Component plus 18.0 hours that can be applied to either the local/state or
  individual component.
-The on-site course is designed for those who possess, who are challenging, or who need remediation for NREMT Paramedic
  registration or for those who need 48.0 hours of continuing education hours (CEH)
- Utilizes current, innovative educational delivery methods and is based upon the NREMT 2016 NCCP renewal requirements for 
   the Paramedic
- Includes the TN EMS pediatric and category hour requirements for license renewal
- The on-site course provides 48.0 of the required 60.0 hours to renew NREMT Paramedic using the NCCP renewal process
- This is NOT an "upgrade" course from AEMT to Paramedic
- This course alone may not qualify individuals to reinstate state or NREMT Paramedic.  Contact your State EMS office or NREMT
  for specific requirements
- Nationally accredited CAPCE is approved for 48 hours at the Advanced Level: #24-BENC-F2-5004
- NREMT Course ID number:  TO00749172
- TN EMS Course approval is distributed at the course.
- Includes AHA Basic Life Support (CPR) Update (renewal); AHA ACLS, basic and advanced skills sessions; CISM/CISD; SIDS,
  Human Trafficking Awareness, and Domestic Violence updates
- Additional information is distributed upon receipt of completed registration

- Provides 36.0 of the 25.0 hours required to renew AEMT in TN, including CPR and the TN pediatric hours requirement.
- Provides 36.0 of the 50.0 hours required to renew NREMT AEMT.
- This course provides all 25.0 hours in the National Component plus 11.0 hours that can be applied to either the local/state or
  individual component.
- Participants of the 36.0 hour course have the option of adding ITLS (16.0 hours) and Pediatric ITLS (8.0 hours) during the
  registration process.
- This course is designed for those who possess, who are challenging, or who need remediation for NREMT AEMT registration         o for those who need 36.0 hours of continuing medical education
- Utilizing current, innovative educational delivery methods, this course is based upon the NREMT 2016 NCCP renewal
  requirements for the AEMT.
- This is NOT an "upgrade" course from EMT to AEMT
- This course alone may not qualify individuals to reinstate a state or NREMT AEMT.  Contact your State EMS office or NREMT for 
  specific requirements.-
- Nationally accredited CAPCE Course is approved for 36.0 hours at the Advanced level: #24-BENC-F2-5003
- NREMT Course ID Number: TBA
- TN EMS course approval number distributed at the course.
- On-site courses include AHA Basic Life Support (CPR) Update (renewal); EMT Basic and AEMT skills sessions; CISM/CISD, SIDS,
  PTSD, Human Trafficking Awareness, and Domestic Violence updates.
- Additional information is distributed upon receipt of a completed registration.
* Plus Cvent and Credit Card Processing Fees

Optional Refresher Course Add-Ons

The following courses may be added to any refresher course and at steeply discounted rates. These offerings are NOT reguired and are not stand-alone courses but are available for refresher participants wanting or needing additional continuing education hours (CEH).  Dates are commensurate with the refresher course you select. These courses at these prices are only available when taken as an add-on to a concurrent refresher course.   Registration for these offerings can only be completed during the refresher registration process or on-site, if space is available. 


- Pediatric Advanced Life Support (PALS), 6.5 CEH, $119.00
  Concludes December 8, 2024 for the NOV-DEC 2024 EMS Recertification Class
  Concludes February 16, 2025 for the JAN-FEB 2025 EMS Recertification Class

- International Trauma Life Support (ITLS) Combined Provider (Basic and Advanced), 16.0 CEH, $129.00
  Includes the ITLS online update. Concludes December 8, 2024 for the NOV-DEC EMS Recertification Class
  Concludes February 16, 2025 for the JAN-FEB 2025 EMS Recertification Class

- Pediatric ITLS Provider, 8.0 CEH, $129.00
  Concludes December 8, 2024 for the NOV-DEC 2024 EMS Recertification Class
  Concludes February 16, 2025 for the JAN-FEB 2025 EMS Recertification Class.

The following optional refresher course add-ons are topics required by AR EMS and are the hours beyond what is taught in the refresher course, and may be added by refresher participants.

- Ethics and Professionalism, 2.0 CEH, $25.00, CAPCE Course #24-BENC-F2-4016
  December 7, 2024 and February 15, 2025


- Documentation, 2.0 CEH, $25.00, CAPCE Course #24-BENC-F2-4017
  December 7, 2024 and February 15, 2025

- AR Trauma System, 2.0 CEH, $25.00, CAPCE Course #24-BENC-F2-4018
  December 8, 2024 and February 16, 2025

- Stroke, 4.0 CEH, $25.00, CAPCE Course #24-BENC-F2-4019
  December 8, 2024 and February 16, 2025
 

COMMUNICABLE DISEASE / VIRUS TRANSMISSION

Exposure to communicable diseases/viruses is an inherent risk in any public location where people are present. Some diseases are more contagious than others and can lead to severe illness and death. According to the Centers for Disease and Control and Prevention, senior citizens and those with underlying medical conditions are especially vulnerable. Benchmark Medical Services, LLC its agents, members, contractors, suppliers, and guests cannot guarantee you will not be exposed during or as a result of participating in the on-site courses we provide. Therefore, by participating in an in-person class and any events, classes, or courses that may be related to one of our in-person classes, you voluntarily assume all risks related to exposure to any communicable disease/virus to which you may become exposed, and therefore, permanently hold harmless Benchmark, its volunteers, employees, agents, representatives, members, contractors, suppliers, and guests from all claims, demands, and causes of action which you or any respective heirs, executors, administrators, or assigns have or may have resulting in your voluntary participation. 

   

AHA DISCLAIMER

The American Heart Association (AHA) strongly promotes knowledge and proficiency in BLS, ACLS, and PALS and has developed instructional materials for this purpose. The use of these materials in an educational course does not represent course sponsorship by the American Heart Association. Any fees charged for such a course, except for a portion of fees needed for AHA course materials, do not represent income to the Association.


CAPCE ACCREDITED COURSES

By participating in an activity approved by Benchmark Medical Services, LLC, an organization accredited by the Commission on Accreditation for Pre-Hospital Continuing Education (CAPCE), I understand that as a requirement of CAPCE accreditation Benchmark Medical Services, LLC will submit a record of my course completions to the CAPCE AMS. I further understand that my course completion records may be accessed by or shared with such regulators as state EMS offices, training officers, and NREMT on a password-protected need-to-know basis. In addition, I understand that I may review my record of CAPCE-accredited course completion records by contacting CAPCE.


COURSE COMPLETION

Course completion is defined as: The participant successfully demonstrated the core knowledge on the said date and Benchmark, its faculty, staff, assistants, and agents neither implicitly nor explicitly guarantees any degree of future performance. Therefore, by participating in a Benchmark activity, the participant hereby holds harmless and forever discharge Benchmark, its volunteers, employees, agents, representatives, and licensees, from all claims, demands, and causes of action which I or any respective heirs, executors, administrators, or assigns have or may have resulting by reason of participating in a Benchmark activity. The participant furthermore agrees and understands that comprehension and performance is an individual responsibility; that Benchmark does not license or certify individuals in skills or procedures; and that the participant must adhere to local standing orders, protocols, or other medical direction, and within the individual's scope of practice.


COURSE COMPLETION DOCUMENTATION REPLACEMENT POLICY

Post-course documentation is emailed to the email address of record. Post-course documentation is presumed to have been received unless returned. Benchmark will not accept responsibility for emails not received. A replacement fee of $25.00 per document will be assessed for any reason other than an error on our part.


PRIVACY NOTICE

Submission of information will be retained for course attendance, participation, and reporting as may be required by the course sponsor and or distributor of continuing medical education credits. This information may be used to notify the participant of future continuing education or training opportunities. Benchmark makes reasonable attempts to protect participant personal information submitted against public inspection and disclosure absent a subpoena or for the purposes of health oversight activities. Benchmark reserves the right to  use a participant's information for Benchmark only marketing purposes unless the participant opts out of such contact during the registration process. Click here for Benchmark's privacy policy in its entirety.


REFUNDS / CANCELLATIONS

- No refunds will be considered after course registration has closed or if the request is received within 10 days of the course start date.

- Registration fees minus a 50% cancellation fee will be assessed for Benchmark approved cancelation requests.

- There are no refunds or credit for CVENT registration or credit card processing fees.

- There are no refunds for online accessed courses or materials. (ex. AHA Courses and ITLS Pre-Course)

- Benchmark reserves the right to implement policy on a case by case basis for circumstances not addressed herein.

   AEMT 36.0 Hour On-Site Recertification/Refresher Course                         CAPCE F2 Approved, NREMT NCCP Compliant

   Registration for the November 15, 16, and December 7, 2024 class opens on September 6, 2024. 

   Registration for the January 31, February 1, and February 15, 2025 class opens on December 5, 2024.                                                                                                                                                                              

Benchmark's EMS Recertification Courses are Nationally Accredited through the Commission on Accreditation for Pre-Hospital Continuing Education (CAPCE). Most states accept CAPCE-accredited courses hour-for-hour. The NREMT accepts hour-for-hour State EMS Office accepted and CAPCE accredited education.

The courses delivered by Benchmark are led by EMS subject matter experts to enhance the participant's knowledge to improve patient care outcomes. Delivered live, on-site, our courses provide a non-intimidating educational environment allowing everyone to absorb valuable information as well as, essential, hands-on skills sessions for review and practice.

In addition to exceeding most state licensure and the new NREMT NCCP 2025 National Component hours requirements, the continuing education hours (CEH) provided by Benchmark Medical Services, LLC complies with and may be used to satisfy Public Chapter No. 372, Tennessee Code Annotated, Title 68, Chapter 140, Part 3 as amended effective 01 JAN 2024, also referred to as the 'State EMS Incentive Pay Program'.

 EMT / AEMT 25.0 Hour On-Site Recertification/Refresher Course                   CAPCE F2 Approved, NREMT NCCP Compliant

 Registration for the November 15 & 16, 2024 class opens on September 6, 2024. 

 Registration for the January 31 and February 1, 2025 class opens on December 5, 2024.

                                                

P-ITLS                        

                                                            

Pediatric International Trauma Life Support
Initial and Renewal Courses                   $229
CEH:    8.0 hours

  Paramedic 48.0 Hour On-Site Recertification/Refresher Course                       CAPCE F2 Approved, NREMT NCCP Compliant

  Registration for the November 15, 16, and December 7 & 8, 2024 class opens on September 6, 2024. 

  Registration for the January 31, February 1, February 15, and February 16, 2025 class opens on December 5, 2024.