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EMT Head & Spine Injuries Continuing Education, CEU Course
1.00 CEU or 1.25 CEUS - Accredited by CECBEMS


This EMT Head & Spine Injuries CEU Course is available in two separate formats. Students may choose the Self Paced Distributive Learning (DL) lecture or the Virtual Instructor Led Training (VILT).

The Self Paced EMT Head & Spine Injuries CEU DL lecture may be completed on the students own schedule. Students login online, watch the lectures and then take an assessment exam over the material. Once the exam is successfully completed with a score of 80% or better, the student is automatically issued a certificate of completion. Multiple exam attempts are permited. You may apply this course to the NREMT required hours of NON-live continuing education.

The Virtual Instructor Led Training (VILT) lecture must be completed in our online virtual classroom at pre-scheduled times on pre-scheduled days. In this format Instructors are available during the lectures to answer questions via chat and available via voice at the completion of the lecture. The VILT format qualifies as LIVE training. You may apply this CEU course to the LIVE hour requirements of the NREMT. Check Our Virtual Instructor Calendar

Self paced DL Course - 1.00 CEUS, $10.00 BUY
VILT Live Course - 1.50 CEUS, $24.95 BUY

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Cognitive Objectives

1. Demonstrate an understanding of the cranium and cerebral edema.
2. List the steps to immobilizing a patient to a longboard.
3. Define the structure of the skeletal system as it relates to the nervous system.
4. Relate mechanism of injury to potential injuries of the head and spine.
5. Demonstrate an understanding of where spinal immobilization falls in the assessment process.
6. State the signs and symptoms of a potential spine injury.
7. Describe the method of determining if a responsive patient may have a spine injury.
8. Describe the airway emergency medical care techniques to the patient with a suspected spine injury.
9. Describe how to stabilize the cervical spine.
10. Describe the parts of the nervous system.



VILT = Virtual Instructor Led Training that takes place online in a virtual classroom. Students attend lectures at specific times and have LIVE access to instructors and interaction with other students. VILT is recognized and accepted as LIVE training and continuing education by the National Registry of Emergency Medical Technicians (NREMT) as well as the Continuing Education Coordinating Board for Emergency Medical Services (CECBEMS).


DL = Distributive Learning activities that are self paced and may be completed online at the student's convenience. Students may stop and start lectures over any period of time until it is complete. DL activities are recognized and accepted as accredited continuing education by the National Registry of Emergency Medical Technicians (NREMT) as well as the Continuing Education Coordinating Board for Emergency Medical Services (CECBEMS).



This continuing education activity is approved by the Continuing Education Coordinating Board for Emergency Medical Services (CECBEMS). CE Course Number: 11-EMT-F3-0012

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