Flight Medic International
International Certified Flight Medic (ICFM)
Flight Medic International Certification.
Flight Medic International is a progressive evolving program for quailifying as a Flight Paramedic. This course of instruction prepares the Flight Medic for operation as a SAR Paramedic. We are confident this is the most comprehensive Flight Paramedic program avialable. Students will learn and be tested for competency in the following areas of instruction:
HELICOPTER OPERATIONS, FLIGHT AERODYNAMICS, AIRSPACE/NAV
MEDEVAC AND INFLIGHT PT CARE
CRITICAL CARE PHARMACOLOGY
SEARCH AND RESCUE
HOIST AND ROPE OPERATIONS
Certification exams are offered twice a year. The 200 question exam covers the seven areas of instruction listed above. A passing score is 87% leads to 3 years certification with the designation of International Certified Flight Medic (ICFM) The exam is offered in english and spanish.
Certification exam fees are seperate from course cost.
Course cost is 925.00 plus books. Content is delivered online at sheduled course times weekly. Next open course date is July 19, 2021.
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Specialized books and materials are provided for this program. Including a protocol template, advanced medication guide, extensive Helicopter flight operations, SAR and maritime rescue manuals. A course specific textbook must be purchased separately.
The Flight Medic program is challenging and requires a serious commitment to advanced paramedic practice and search and rescue.
The program is taught through an online platform. Live instruction is delivered twice a week.
A minimum amount of contact hours and a passing proficiency exam is required for certification.
All candidates should have a vaild passport from thier country of origin.
A physical exam and medical release by an MD is required prior to skills.
Limited sortie opportunites are available. Students will need to make appropriate arragements for ride outs. Specific guidelines will be sent by your instructor.