COURSE DESCRIPTIONS, PRICING & PAYMENT

Advanced Cardiac Life Support - Initial Course                      $225

Advanced Cardiac Life Support Update (renewal) Class       $199

ACLS Skills Verification (HeartCode Part 2)                              $199

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

AHA required manuals not included, available for purchase during registration

EMS COURSES

Online Courses

Online ACLS, part 1     $199

International Trauma Life Support
Initial (Completer) and One-Day Renewal Courses          $219
Prerequisite for completer course is the 8th 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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Online BLS, part 1     $69

Online PALS, part 1     $199

Basic Life Support for Healthcare initial or update     $69

Airway Management  

$199.00

Additional Courses


Initial: Emergency Medical Responder:      $899


     -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:      $150

     - 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

P-ITLS

Pediatric International Trauma Life Support
Initial and Renewal Courses                   $219
CEH:    8.0 hours

AHA Courses

Refresher Course Location:

Holiday Inn Express & Suites Conference Center
5090 Copper Creek BLVD  
Millington TN 38053
Hotel Reservations:  901.872.3640

 25.0 Hour EMT and TN AEMT On-Site Refresher Course                                     (CAPCE F2 Approved, NREMT NCCP Compliant)

 25.0 Hour EMT and TN AEMT Virtual-Led (Live, Online) Refresher Course     (CAPCE F5 Approved, NREMT NCCP Compliant)

 VILT 25.0 Hour               September 13, 14, and 20, 2021          8:00 AM - 5:00 PM          Registration opens July 2, 2021

                                           November 12 and 13, 2021                  8:00 AM - 8:00 PM          Registration opens September 3, 2021

 On-site Class                  November 12 and 13, 2021                  8:00 AM - 8:00 PM          Registration opens September 3, 2021    

  VILT Class:           $199.00

  On-Site Class     $239.00

Pediatric Advanced Life Support Initial Course                        $225

Pediatric Advanced Life Support Update (renewal) Class      $199

PALS Skills Verification (HeartCode Part 2)                               $199

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

AHA required manuals not included, available for purchase during registration

-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.
- Includes all information necessary to renew TN EMT & TN AEMT including the TN EMS pediatric requirements
- This course provides 25.0 of the 40.0 required hours to renew NREMT 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 (CECBEMS) approved courses for 25.0 hours at the Advanced Level:
         >VILT CAPCE Course Approval #21-BENC-F5-5002
         >On-site CAPCE Course Approval #:21-BENC-F2-5002
- NREMT Course ID Numbers will be distributed at the course beginning.
- TN EMS course approval number is distributed at the course
- On-site courses include AHA Basic Life Support (CPR) Update (renewal); basic and advanced skills sessions; CISM/CISD SIDS,          and Domestic Violence Updates.
- VILT-CE cannot be used for verification of skills competency. Skills coompetency must be instructor-led in a face to face 
  environment. Therefore, the VILT class cannot provide skills verifications, CPR, ACLS, PALS, ITLS, or P-ITLS.
- Additional information is distributed upon receipt of a completed registration

- 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
- The VILT course provides 36.0 of the required 60.0 hours needed 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 Approved Courses:
     - CAPCE 36 hour VILT course approval #21-BENC-F5-5004 for 36 hours at the advanced level
     - CAPCE 48 hour on-site course approval #21-BENC-F2-5004 for 48 hours at the advanced level
- NREMT Course ID numbers will be distributed at the course beginning.
- 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 and
  Domestic Violence updates
- VILT CE cannot be used for verification of skills competency. Skills competency must be instructor-led in a face to face
  environment. Therefore, the VILT class cannot provide skills verifications, CPR, ACLS, PALS, ITLS, or P-ITLS.
- Additional information is distributed upon receipt of completed registration

 36.0 Hour AEMT On-Site Refresher Course                                     (CAPCE F2 Approved, NREMT NCCP Compliant) 

 36.0 Hour AEMT Virtual-Led (Live, Online) Refresher Course     (CAPCE F5 Approved, NREMT NCCP Compliant)         

 VILT 36.0 Hour             September 13, 14, 20, and 21, 2021               REGISTRATION CLOSED

                                        November 12, 13, and December 4, 2021     8:00 AM - 8:00 PM     Registration opens September 3, 2021

 On-Site Class               November 12, 13, and December 4, 2021     8:00 AM - 8:00 PM     Registration opens September 3, 2021               

VILT Class:         $239.00

On-Site Class:   $289.00

  48.0 Hour Paramedic On-Site Refresher Course                                     (CAPCE F2 Approved, NREMT NCCP Compliant)

  36.0 Hour Paramedic Virtual-Led (Live, online) Refresher Course      (CAPCE F5 Approved, NREMT NCCP Compliant)

   VILT 36.0 Hour    November 12, 13, and December 4, 2021       8:00 AM - 8:00 PM     Registration opens September 3, 2021

   On-site 48.0 Hour      November 12, 13, December 4 and 5, 2021   8:00 AM - 8:00 PM     Registration opens September 3, 2021

   VILT Class:       $239.00          

   On-Site Class:  $339.00

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 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. 

- Pediatric Advanced Life Support (PALS), 6.5 CEH, $99.00
  Concludes December 5, 2021
- International Trauma Life Support (ITLS) Combined Provider (Basic and Advanced), 16.0 CEH, $119.00
  Concludes December 5, 2021
- Pediatric ITLS Provider, 8.0 CEH, $119.00
  Concludes December 5, 2021
- 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 and is based upon the NREMT 2016 NCCP renewal requirements for
   the AEMT
- Provides 36.0 of the required 50.0 hours to renew NREMT AEMT using the NCCP renewal process
- 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
- Includes TN EMS's pediatric and category hour requirements for license renewal
- Nationally accredited CAPCE Course is approved for 36.0 hours at the Advanced level:
             > VILT CAPCE Course Approval #21-BENC-F5-5003
             > On-site CAPCE Course Approval #21-BENC-F2-5003
- NREMT Course ID Numbers will be distributed at course beginning.
- TN EMS course approval number distributed at the course
- No skills evaluations are allowed with VILT classes
- On-site courses include AHA Basic Life Support (CPR) Update (renewal); basic and advanced skills sessions; CISM/CISD, SIDS,        and Domestic Violence updates.
- VILT-CE cannot be used for verification of skills competency. Skills competency must be instructor-led in a face to face 
   environment. Therefore, the VILT class cannot provide skills verifications, CPR, ACLS, PALS, ITLS, or P-ITLS.
- Additional information is distributed upon receipt of a completed registration.

COVID-19 Statement

Exposure to COVID-19, as with any other virus, is an inherent risk in any public location where people are present. COIVD-19 is an extremely contagious disease that 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. We cannot guarantee you will not be exposed during or as a result of participating in our in-person courses. Therefore, by participating in an in-person class you voluntarily assume all risks related to exposure to COVID-19.  

Our on-site courses may be modified if the Governor of Tennessee issues Executive Orders would prohibit us from fulfilling in-person course completion whether whole or in part.  Benchmark will abide by TN laws in effect at the time of the course.

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), the national accrediting body charged with the review and accreditation of EMS continuing education (CE), I understand and agree 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 completions 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. 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.

REFUNDS / CANCELLATIONS

- No refunds for on-site or VILT classes will be considered after course registration has closed or if the request is received within    ten days of the course start date.

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

- There are no refunds or credit for registration and 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.