2017 Platinum Educational Group Workshop Series

Date/Time
May 4th, 2017 to May 5th, 2017All Day

Location
United Training Center in Lewiston, Maine


Workshop Benefits

  • Register for One or Both Workshops!
  • Master Testing Techniques, Measurement, & Evaluation!
  • Learn Moulage Tips, Techniques, & Creation!
  • Prepare your students for what to do, say, and act after providing care at the scene!
  • CE Credits!
  • 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.

May 4, 2017 Agenda

Recipe for Success: Instructional Techniques, Measurement, and Evaluation (8 CE credits)

This eight-hour workshop focuses on the methods and implementation of techniques to create an educational environment where a student’s success is nearly guaranteed.

Credits: 2 Credits in Instructional Techniques and 6 Credits in Measurement and Evaluation

7:50am Registration
8:00-8:10 Introduction
8:10-8:55 Admission Evaluation: Learning Preference, Reading Assessment, Math Assessment, Test Anxiety and Motivation.
8:55-9:05 Break
9:05-9:55 Preparing for Class
9:55-10:05 Break
10:05-10:55 Progressive Testing
10:55-11:05 Break
11:05-12 Flipping the Class
Lunch Question and Answers
1:00-1:55 Formative Vs. Summative Testing: What’s the difference?, Policy, Cheating and Against Educational Advice.
2:00-2:55 Affective Evaluation
2:55-3:05 Break
3:05-3:55 Adaptive Testing
3:55-4:05 Break
4:05-4:55 Validity and Reliability
4:45-5:00 Summary/Question and Answer

May 5, 2017 Agenda

The Poor Man’s Guide to Moulage (4 CE credits)

This four-hour workshop is designed to aid the instructor in creating realistic moulage and scenes without costing a fortune. This workshop format is a combination of lecture, discussion, and contains hands-on practical application.

Credits: 4 Credits in Instructional Techniques.

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