H. Waid Ray - Basic EMT


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Updated 04/15/15.


Welcome to web support for the EMSB 1101, 1102, 1111, 1112, 1601 and 1602 (Basic Emergency Medical Technology) classes Waid Ray teaches at Southwest Tennessee Community College! Class announcements are in red text below the line on this page.

The links on the left side and at the bottom of each page will take you to the various types of information pertinent to my classes. The links at the bottom of each page are always the same. The links to the left mirror the ones at the bottom except when you are visiting the Documents pages.

  • EMSB1602 students, your clinical rotation schedule is now posted here.

  • EMSB1602 students must complete the form here, enclose payment in the amount of $125.00 and mail it to the Division of EMS no later than April 21, 2015.

  • The National Registry Practical Examination for EMT-1602 students has been scheduled for Wednesday, May 13th.  The exam will begin at 9:00 A.M., so plan to be on-site no later than 8:30 A.M.  The location will be at the Allied Health Building at the Union Campus (building "H" on the map).

  • I have recalculated the test dates for EMSB1601. The new dates are April 22 and April 29.  The final exam will be given on May 6.

  • I have recalculated the test dates for EMSB1602. The next date is April 16.  The final exam will be given on May 7.

  • EMT-1601 students should sign up for their Delta Medical Center clinical rotations by checking the spreadsheet here and mailing your requested days to Amy Frye.  You must sign up for two (2) rotations. Each rotation is eight (8) hours duration.  Ms. Frye's e-mail address is amykfrye@yahoo.com.  The form that you MUST have completed by your supervising nurse and return to me can be found here.

  • EMSB 1111 CPR grades are posted here under your code name. 84% is the minimum passing score.

  • The latest CPR lecture notes can be found here.  A video of each CPR skill that you are required to master can be found here.

  • Amy Frye's employment status with the College has changed and she is now available to you for one-on-one tutoring.  You may reach her at amykfrye@yahoo.com if you are interested in tutoring.

  • Thanks again to Ben and David Mitchell for sharing their FISDAP success roadmap.  They were gracious enough to agree to allow a recording be made of their discussion which can be found here.  More thanks to David for sharing his study journal which can be found here.  I am confident that their insight will be helpful to each of you.  The two study aids they mentioned are EMT Crash Course and Success! for the EMT-Basic.


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