The Remote Medicine Upgrade & Recertification™ (RMUR) course fulfills all of the educational requirements to recertify an Emergency Medical Technician (EMT), Remote Emergency Medical Technician (REMT), or Medical Care Person in Charge (MCPIC) or to upgrade an EMT to include REMT and MCPIC certifications. Students of this course can receive up to 48 continuing education hours. This course is designed to meet the NREMT NCCP model of recertification for more information please visit the NREMT webpage.
*Please note that for EMTs recertifying for the first time, you are required to have a six-month EMS agency affiliation to be eligible for recertification. For the complete list of eligibility requirements to complete the recertification process, or for any questions, please visit the NREMT webpage.
The RMUR refreshes all REMT curriculum, such as high-level medical skills and topics that include advanced wound closure (suturing), foley catheterization, antibiotic therapy, IV administration, sick call and primary care, pediatrics, geriatrics, and childbirth. Additionally, the course covers travel medicine, telemedicine, medical kit integration, lifting and moving patients, advanced airway management, oxygen administration, shock, thoracic trauma, head injuries, dental emergencies, musculoskeletal injuries, respiratory and cardiac emergencies, mass-casualty incidents, anaphylaxis, cold and heat emergencies, altitude, immersion, submersion, and more. For more information, download the course outline.