IPMBA Training Class Details

IPMBA EMS Cyclist Course - Delaware, OH Mon, June 05, 2017 — Thu, June 08, 2017


Course Location/Facility Name: Ohio Wesleyan University

Address: 259 South Sandusky Street Delaware, OH 43015 US

Event Description:

Be first on scene!  Nothing moves more swiftly through a crowd than a bike medic responding to a call for help.  However you use your bike fleet, this essential emergency vehicle operations course will improve your response times and help you meet your goals.  Learn to select and pack equipment, maneuver a fully loaded bike, and perform basic bike maintenance and on-the-road repairs.  Course includes night operations, scenarios, and defensive measures.  Off-road riding/search and rescue exercises may be added at the instructor’s discretion.   

Curriculum Overview:  EMS Cyclist Course Curriculum Overview

Prerequisites:  EMS professional/first responder; basic bicycle-handling skills; good physical condition

Required Equipment: EMS Cyclist Course Equipment List

Testing Procedure: Written and practical

Certification: IPMBA EMS Cyclist Certification is available to qualified EMS personnel who successfully complete the practical test, earn a score of 76% or better on the written test, become members of IPMBA, and submit applications for certification accompanied by the appropriate fee.

Tuition: $400/$450 before/after May 1 + applicable membership fees. Includes workshops June 9-10.

Instructor Name: Jim Fish, Steve Noftz

Event Schedule/Agenda: Monday, Tuesday, Thursday: 0800-1700; Wednesday: 1300-2100. Schedule subject to change.

Registration Contact Information: IPMBA Phone: 410-744-2400
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Online Registration: (if applicable) Click here to register online

Accommodations:

Ohio Wesleyan University (OWU)
40 Rowland Avenue, Delaware OH  43015.  Suite-style dormitory accommodations (two bedrooms with a shared bath) are available for up to four occupants.  Prices are per-person, not per room, and include full breakfast, linen package (bath towel, washcloth, pillow and case, sheets, blanket), password-protected WiFi, laundry facilities (bring your own soap), and parking.  Deadline:  May 21, 2017.

Rates:  $50 per person (2-3 people per suite) or $35 per person (four people per suite) per night.  You MUST book online.  Payment may be made in advance by calling OWU Public Safety Officer Ramon Walls (740-203-1135) or upon arrival.  Forms of payment:  MC, Visa, Discover, AmEx. 

Conference Hotel (local shuttle service not provided)
Pacer Inn & Suites, half-mile; 259 S. Sandusky St.; $80 + 16% tax. Call 740-362-0050 and mention IPMBA when booking.  Offer not available online. Deadline: May 1, 2017 or sellout.

Other Area Lodging (local shuttle service not provided)
Quality Inn & Suites, 2.6 miles; 1251 Columbus Pike; 740-363-8869

Best Western Delaware Inn, 3.1 miles; 1720 Columbus Pike; 740-363-3510

Additional Info:

This course is being held as part of the 27th Annual IPMBA Conference, June 5-10, 2017.  Fee includes workshops on Friday and Saturday, June 9-10, and other ancillary activities.  

For more information and to download a comprehensive registration packet, visit http://ipmba.org/conference/how-to-register.

View details and/or register online.