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Telephone: 703-440-0914
Email: Info@AITStraining.com
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AITS EVOC Train the Trainer Saudi Arabia
AITS conducts EVOC Train the Trainer Course in Saudi Arabia

An AITS team conducted a T3 course is Saudi Arabia July 1-4, 2012 hosted by the Emergency Medicine Institute (EMI) in Riyadh. EMI will start conducting EVOC courses throughout the Middle East. Because of the high temperatures, the driving was conducted in the evening. AITS instructor,Jon Glass is in the orange cap.

AITS EVOC Train the Trainer American Samoa
AITS conducts EVOC Train the Trainer Course in America Samoa

EMS Chief Galumalemana Fuapopoa Avegalio and some of his staff
attended the EVOC Train the Trainer (T3) course and then conducted
their first in a series of EVOC programs for their organization.
AITS Course Director, Graham Jamieson, (4th from L) conducted the training.

Safety Note:  The International Association of Fire Chiefs and the International Association of Fire Fighters published the Four Key Areas during Safety Week.
The first area addressed was Safety - Emergency Driving . The three key areas were:
1. Never drive above the posted speed limits going to or returning from an incident. 2. Wear a Seat Belt and 3. Stop and Clear all traffic controlled intersections.
More information is available at www.iafc.org.
The following courses are currently available:


EVOC T3 Train-the-Trainer Course
Personnel completing this course will be qualified to conduct operator level training for emergency vehicles. Each person must become proficient in operating and instructing on the type vehicles in their organization . The course uses the US Department of Transportation National Standard Curriculum for Ambulances and has been supplemented to meet the requirements of National Fire Protection Agency, NFPA 1002, Standard on Fire Apparatus Driver/Operator Professional Qualifications. The course is also appropriate for Law Enforcement Personnel.

T3 Refresher Course
The Refresher course is a one day course for those personnel who attended an AITS Train the Trainer course before 2007 and did not get enrolled in the AITS National Trainer Registry and those who have an EVOCNTR  number that is expiring.  Personnel will receive the latest version of the AITS Training Resources CD-ROM and other materials that have changed since they attended the course.  The morning is devoted to classroom activities and the afternoon is spent on the driving range.  All participants operate both an ambulance and fire apparatus.  Personnel completing the course will be registered or have their certification renewed in the AITS EVOC National Trainer Registry.  The cost for this one day course is $225.00.  For more information contact Billy Rutherford at 703.440.0914 or brutherf@aitstraining.com.

EVOC - "T3" Train-the-Trainer Upcoming Course Schedule:
AITS is developing the 2014 schedule with courses scheduled or planned as shown below.
When the actual dates are shown, the course is scheduled.
Courses shown for the U.S. Coast Guard and other military departments are open to the public.

2014 Schedule
Train the Trainer (T3)
T3 Refresher Course
Feb: Bayshore Ambulance, San Francisco, CA (Tentative)
TBD
TBD
May: Charlottesville-Albemarle Rescue Squad, Charlottesville, VA
May 2-4
May 4
May: MedFlight, Columbus, OH
May 21-23
May 23
May: (EVOC) Sacred Mountain Medical Service, Tuba City, AZ
May 30-31
NA
Jun: Universal Macomb Ambulance Service, Detroit, MI
Jun 18-20
Jun 20
Aug: Boca Raton Fire Rescue Dept., Boca Raton, FL
Aug 20-22
NA
Dec: Tempe Fire Department & PMT Ambulance, Tempe, AZ
Dec 3-5
Dec 5
2013 Schedule
Train the Trainer (T3)
T3 Refresher Course
Jan: Gila River Healthcare, Sacaton AZ MVOC
THIS COURSE FOR MEDICAL VAN ONLY- NO AMBULANCE OR FIRE APPARATUS
Tempe Fire Department Training Center, Tempe AZ
Jan 24-25
NA
Feb: American Medical Response, Houston, TX
Feb 27-Mar 1
Mar 1
Apr: Jamaica Hospital, New York, NY
Apr 4-6
NA
May: Forsyth Technical Community College, Winston-Salem, NC
May 1-3
May 3
Jul: Crash Investigator Course
Jamaica Hospital Medical Center, Richmond Hill, NY
Jul 18
NA
Jul: Universal-Macomb Ambulance Svc., Inc., Detroit, MI
Jul 24-26
Jul 26
Sep: Visalia Fire Dept. & American Ambulance Fresno, Visalia, CA
Sep 25-27
Sep 27
Dec:Tempe Fire Department & PMT Ambulance, Tempe, AZ
Dec 4-6
Dec 6
Upcoming: AITS is discussing the dates to conduct courses in South Carolina.
For more information, please contact Billy Rutherford at brutherf@aitstraining.com or 703.440.0914.
2012 Schedule
Train the Trainer (T3)
T3 Refresher Course
Feb: American Samoa EMS, American Samoa (T3 Course)
Feb 4-6
EVOC Feb 8-9
Feb/Mar:Tucson Fire Department, Tucson AZ
Feb 29-Mar 2
Mar 1
May: Kensington VFD, Kensington, MD
May 18-20
NA
May: MedFlight, Columbus, OH
May 23-25
May 25
Jun: Emergency Medicine Institute, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia
Jun 24-27
NA
Jun/Jul: Kensington VFD, Kensington, MD
NA
4 Courses
July: Detroit Fire Dept. EMS Div. & Universal-Macomb Ambulance Svc., Inc., Detroit, MI
Jul 25-27
Jul 27
Aug: City of Cleveland Dept. of Public Safety, Div. of EMS, Cleveland, OH
Aug 29-31
NA
Sep: Antelope Ambulance, Lancaster, CA
Sep 19-21
Sep 21
Oct: US Air Force Station, Fire Department, Colorado Springs, CO
Oct 31-Nov 2
Nov 2
Dec: Tempe Fire Department/PMT Ambulance Tempe, AZ
Dec 5-7
Dec 7
If you are interested in sponsoring a course, contact
Billy Rutherford at brutherf@aitstraining.com or 703.440.0914. 

AITS conducted the following courses in 2011:

-Central Yavapai Reg Training Academy, Prescott, AZ
-Miami Dade Community College, Miami, FL
(Conducted by Safety 1st, an AITS Affiliate)
-Charlottesville-Albemarle Rescue Squad, Charlottesville, VA
-Omaha Ambulance Svc./Glenwood IA Fire Dept., Omaha, NE
-Atlantic County, NJ Fire & Police Training Center
Egg Harbor Township, NJ
-American Ambulance of Visalia, Visalia FD, Der Manouel Insurance Group, Visalia, CA
-Penfield Volunteer Emergency Ambulance, Penfield, NY
-USAF Academy Fire & Emergency Service, Colorado Springs, CO
-ProTransport 1, Cotati, CA
-American Samoa
-Tempe Fire Dept./PMT Ambulance, Tempe AZ

Emergency Vehicle Operator Course EVO
National Trainer Registry

American Integrated Training Systems, Inc. (AITS) has established a National Registry for those individuals who attend the AITS conducted EVOC Train the Trainer (T3) courses.

The objective of the EVOC National Trainer Registry is to establish the AITS Course that is based on the US Department of Transportation National Standard Curriculum as an accepted curriculum in all states for qualifying trainers to conduct the National Standard Curriculum.

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Contact Billy Rutherford at AITS by fax 703.440.9005. or phone 703.440.0914 for further information.

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For Immediate Release:
Kensington Volunteer Fire Department, Kensington, MD recently received a FEMA Grant that included Emergency Vehicle Operator Courses that AITS will conducts during 2012. These courses are:

EVOC Train the Trainer Course.. This 20 hour course will qualify Kensington Volunteer Fire Department personnel to conduct operator level EVOC.  The course uses the US Department of Transportation National Standard Curriculum for Ambulance Operators and the Federal Emergency Management Agency, National Fire Protection Association Standards 1002 and 1451 for fire departments.

EVOC Refresher Course.  This is an eight hour course to bring all personnel  up to an established standard of knowledge for  operating emergency vehicles.  This course includes a review of Standard Operating Procedures, operational characteristics of various vehicles. legal aspects of emergency vehicle operation and a review of standards recommended by the International Association of Fire Chiefs and Federal Organizations.  The course includes 4 hours on the driving range to refresh operator skills and evaluate individual performance.

AITS will be working very closely with Kensington Volunteer Fire Department (KVFD) to schedule and conduct these courses using a combination of  KVFD and AITS instructors.

NOW AVAILABLE:CD-ROM T3 COURSE MATERIALS
AITS, Inc Train-the-Trainer (T3) Course Resource Materials CD-ROM

1. US Department of Transportation (DOT) Emergency Vehicle Operator Course (EVOC): (Ambulance) National Standard Curriculum, Instructor Guide, Participant Manual and paper Overhead Transparencies in Microsoft Word.  These documents are designed to be edited by each organization to make them more appropriate for local use.  Once edited the document may be reproduced to support local training.

2. Enhanced Power Point Visuals with and without Instructor Tips to support the Instructor Guide, Power Point visuals: Decontamination of an Ambulance.  This presentation was developed by Orlando Alcordo, Director of Training, PMT Ambulance Company, Mesa, Arizona.

3. US General Services Administration (GSA) Federal Specification for the Star-of-Life Ambulance, KKK-A-1822F.  An ambulance must meet this specification to display the Star-of-Life symbol on the ambulance.

4. Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) FA197 Document: Developing Effective Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs) for Fire and EMS Departments.  This is a comprehensive guide to assist organizations with preparing and revising SOPs.

 5. US Department of Transportation, National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) Guide for Interfacility Patient Transfer.  This document provides general guidance, references and ideas for optimal delivery of care.   The ultimate goal is to match patient need with appropriate knowledge, skills, equipment, and an infrastructure to enable safe, effective, and efficient Interfacility transport.

6. US Department of Transportation Guidelines for EMS Educators.   A solid reference for developing and conducting effective training.

7. USFA Voice Communications Guide for the Fire Service- 2008.

8. USFA Emerging Health and Safety Issues in the Volunteer Fire Service.

9. USFA Health and Wellness guide for the Volunteer Fire and Emergency Services.

10. Certificate of Completion form. This certificate may be used only by those trainers/instructors who have completed the AITS, Inc.  EVOC Train the Trainer Course.

We encourage comments as well as recommendations for other subject matter to be included on the CD that would support improving the conduct of emergency vehicle operator training. Send your comments to:
Billy Rutherford, AITS, Inc. 7932 Lake Pleasant Drive   Springfield , VA , 22153-2707
brutherf@aitstraining.com, Tel: 703.440.0914 Fax: 703.440.9005

CD-ROM-$95.00 (Includes Shipping)

Paper-based manuals are also available in a 3-ring binder with tabs for each module, lesson and appendix.
Instructor Guide-$85.00 (Plus Shipping), Participant Manual-$65.00 (Plus Shipping)
 

This 3-module, National Standard Curriculum course covers:
Basic knowledge required for ambulance operators
Basic driving skills using the performance-oriented training concept
On-the-job training performing specific activities in an operational mode.
AITS Resource/Reference Links:
(All materials Copyright AITS © All Rights Reserved)
EVOC T3 Registration Form
(MS Word Document)
EMS Safety Net Seminar
(MS Power point Document)