Classes

Emergency Medical Technician Class

ambluance posterThe Granite Falls Ambulance service will be hosting an EMT-Basic course starting March 13th, 2017. This course will provide you with the knowledge and skills to handle a variety of emergencies. Skills taught will include, but are not be limited to, airway management, patient assessment, automated defibrillator operation, CPR for all ages, and more. All skills are taught according to Nationally Registry guidelines. Both in-hospital and pre-hospital clinical time will be scheduled during the course with a practical and a written national exam to follow.

Start:

Monday March 13th 2017 from 6:00pm-10:00pm

Classes will be held Mondays and Wednesdays. Classes should be completed mid May 2017.

Where:

Granite Falls Hospital Professional Building

Cost:

$800.00 (price includes education material and course book) .

**$600 refund is available after one year of employment at any ambulance service from the state of Minnesota**.

Granite Falls Ambulance – Seth Streblow

345 10th Ave

Granite Falls, MN 56241

(320)564-6274

seth.streblow@granitefallshealth.com

Prepared Childbirth Classes for 2017

baby-and-mother-64-2 2 sessions of Childbirth Education will be offered in 2017 – each session consisting of 2 classes (Dates for august and november are pending)

This class will help you prepare for birth, what to expect and help you understand your options during labor and delivery including relaxation methods, breathing patterns, and comfort measures. The second class will focus on the care of your newborn following birth and will include a tour of the labor and delivery suite at Granite Falls Health Hospital.

February 15th & February 21st, 2017 from 6-9pm in the Granite Falls Health Hospital Boardroom
345 10th Ave Granite Falls. MN

May 2nd and May 9th, 2017 from 6-9pm in the Granite Falls Health Hospital Boardroom
345 10th Ave Granite Falls MN

For questions or to sign up, contact Katie Canatsey, RN Childbirth Educator at kristin.canatsey@granitefallshealth.com or Patty Massmann at 320-564-6211 or by submitting the form below.

Expectant Parent Class Registration

CPR, First Aid, ACLS, and PALS Classes

In addition to providing emergency and transfer care, the Granite Falls Ambulance Service educates the staff and community. Nearly 1000 people anually complete CPR and First Aid classes. Classes for Fire Departments, First Responders and other ambulance services are also provided by our service. Advanced Cardiac Life Support and Pediatric Advanced Life Support, and Dysrhythmia courses are taught for our facility and other local hospitals.

The following classes are available:

Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS) – Cost is $250 for the initial class; $125 for refresher class

None currently scheduled for 2017

Pediatric Advanced Life Support (PALS) – Cost is $250 for the initial class and $125 for the refresher class

None scheduled for 2017

CPR and First Aid for Daycare Providers – Cost is $30

None scheduled for 2017

Heart Saver CPR – FREE CLASS

January 3rd, 2017 at 3pm at the Kilowatt Community Center

Health Care Provider CPR and First Aid – Cost is $50

None scheduled for 2017

Training can be scheduled by calling the contact number listed below. Anyone seriously interested in joining this excellent health care team, please feel free to contact us at this number or send your resume to the address listed below.

Contact information:
Tracy Oevermann, EMT-P
Granite Falls Ambulance
345 10th Avenue Granite Falls, MN 56241
320-564-6274
tracy.oevermann@granitefallshealth.com