2017 Platinum Educational Group Workshop Series

Date/Time
April 5th, 2017 to April 6th, 2017All Day

Location
Massachusetts Bay Community College in Framingham, Massachusetts


Workshop Benefits

  • Register for One or Both Workshops!
  • Master Moulage Tips, Techniques, & Creation!
  • Get caught up on Portfolio Requirements!
  • Prepare your students for what to do, say, and act after providing care at the scene!
  • CE Credits!
  • Networking!
  • Lunch and snacks included!
  • All FREE!

John Spencer is the Lead Medical Educator at Platinum Educational Group. He is a licensed Paramedic as well as an Instructor Coordinator in the state of Michigan and has been involved in EMS for 20+ years. He has instructed numerous EMR, EMT, and Paramedic provider courses as well as many EMS Instructor Courses.
Doug Smith is a co-founder of Platinum Educational Group. He is a licensed Paramedic and Instructor Coordinator in the state of Michigan and has been involved in EMS for over 20 years. Doug has a Master’s Degree in Education and has taught numerous instructor classes.

April 5, 2017 Agenda

The Poor Man’s Guide to Moulage (8 CE credits)

This eight-hour workshop is designed to aid the instructor in creating realistic moulage and scenes without costing a fortune.

Objectives: After this session, the participant will be able to:

  • Describe at least five principles of moulage.
  • Identify at least two sources for obtaining moulage.
  • Identify at least three sources to obtain props for scenarios.
  • Properly moulage a simulated patient given a specific injury or pathophysiology.

Credits: 8 Credits in Instructional Techniques

7:50am Registration
8:00-8:10 Introduction: Instructors, Participants, Objectives
8:10-8:40 Principles of Moulage: What is it?, Do’s & Don’ts, Principles.
8:40-9 Sources of Moulage: Commercial, Home-made.
9-9:10 Break
9:10-9:50 Props: Types, Sources, Costs
9:50-10 Break
10-12 Practical Exercises
Lunch Question and Answers
1:00-4 Practical Excercise Continued

April 6, 2016 Agenda

Portfolio Update and Implementation (4 CE credits)

This four-hour session has been developed to aid the program director and faculty of a paramedic program in understanding the Portfolio requirement developed by the National Registry and aid with implementing this portion of their program.

Credits: 2 Credits in Instructional Techniques, 1 Credit in Measurement   Evaluation, 1 Credit in Educational Administration.

8am-12pm Workshop

The Patient is Loaded for Transport. Now What? (4 CE credits)

This four-hour workshop is designed to help participants prepare their students for what to do, say, and act after providing care at the scene and loading the patient for transportation. We will look at hard skills such as reassessment, and soft skills such as therapeutic communications. The class format will be a combination of lecture, discussion, and role playing. Useful handouts will also be provided.

Credits: 4 Credits in Instructional Techniques.

1-5pm Workshop