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Emergency Medical Responder (EMR) Courses
Course Standards

Oregon Emergency Medical Responder education must meet or exceed the National Emergency Medical Services Education Standards published by the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration, January 2009. Emergency Medical Responder Instructional Guidelines (pdf)

National Registry skill sheets are required for all Emergency Medical Provider practical examinations. National Registry Emergency Medical Responder Skill Sheets (pdf) 

Apply to Conduct EMR Courses

If your school or agency would like to conduct an Emergency Medical Responder course, the state must first approve your agency and course director (instructor). Please complete the Application/Notification to Conduct Emergency Medical Responder Course (pdf)​.  

In order to be state-approved as a course director, you must have the following qualifications (OAR 333-265-0018):

  • Oregon EMT-Basic or higher
  • 3 years or more prehospital care experience
  • A current CPR instructor certification
  • Possess a completion certificate from one of the following:
    1. U.S. DOT National Association of EMS Educator course,
    2. NFPA Fire Instructor 1 from DPSST,
    3. 40 hours of Instructor Development from DPSST, or ​
    4. At least 3 college credits in adult educational theory

If the course or the course director is not approved, applicants completing that course will not retain a license.

Approved EMR Training Agencies

This list contains only the training agencies who requested to have their contact information posted to the public.

 

 

American Red Cross, Oregon Trail Chapter
Statewide

Billy Sue Stobel, EMT
EMR Course Director 

John Maddalone
Program Coordinator
503-528-5640
john.maddalone@redcross.org

Bonanza Ambulance Service
Klamath County

Pam Wiersma, EMT-B
541-545-6315
haycru2@juno.com

Bureau of Land Management
Coos Bay

Michael Pope
541-751-4288
mpope@blm.gov

Cascade Steel EMS, McMinnville
Yamhill County

Aileen Bono, EMT-P
503-550-5592
abono@schn.com

Chinook Winds Casino Resort
Lincoln City

Chris DeLong, EMT-B
541-996-5810
giddyup589x@yahoo.com

CPR Solutions, McMinnville
Yamhill County

Scott Law, EMT-I
971-237-1842
CPRSolutions@frontier.com

Emergency Mobile Training Service
Wasco County

Larry Clark, EMT-I
541-993-0325
baldlarry@ortelco.net

Falls City Fire Department
Polk County

Sharon Volk, EMT-I
541-451-4769
pookie122917@aol.com

First Response, LLC, Shady Cove
Jackson County
www.firstresponsefirstaidcpr.com

Rick Mendenhall, EMT-P
541-821-1362
lisarose@wildblue.net

Halsey-Shedd RFPD
Linn County

Mike Nokes, EMT-I
541-369-2419
MN405@aol.com

Heartlink Health Services with EMS Ed
Salem, Marion County
www.heartlinkcpr.com
503-269-7996

Jenée Bader, EMT-P
jb@heartlinkcpr.com 

Kent Wadsworth, EMT-P
kent@heartlinkcpr.com

Hoodland Fire, Welches
Clackamas County

Eric Macy, EMT-P
503-622-3256
ericmacy@hoodlandfire.org

Knappa-Svensen-Burnside Rural FD
Astoria

Paul Olheiser, Fire Chief/EMT-I
503-458-6610

Lifeline Health & Safety, LLC, Portland
Multnomah County

Zig Sawzack, EMT-P
503-243-2277
zig@cprlifeline.com

Mount Hood Community College
Gresham, Multnomah County

Elizabeth Morgan, EMT-P
503-491-6700

North Lincoln Fire & Rescue
Lincoln City

 

Chris DeLong, Lieutenant/EMT
541-996-2233

giddyup589x@yahoo.com

On-Site Medical Training
Statewide​

Tessie Adams, Paramedic
971-219-3629

Oregon Protective Services, Junction City
Lane County

Robin Ehrhardt, EMT-I
541-998-3788
robinehrhardt@yahoo.com

Pacific Northwest Medical Training Services
Williams, Josephine County

Steve Scruggs, EMT-P
541-218-9922

Nancy Scruggs, EMT-B
541-226-8793

Philomath RFPD
Benton County

Marcia Gilson, EMT-P
541-929-3002
gilsonemt@philomathfire.com

Seaside Volunteer Fire & Rescue
Clatsop County

Susan Agalzoff, EMT-P
susanagalzoff@gmail.com

Seven Feathers Hotel & Casino Resort
Azalea, Douglas County

LaDon Snyder, EMT-P
541-837-3210
ladons@frontiernet.net

Sharon's Safety Consulting Services
Linn County

Sharon Volk Greve
503-871-5140
pookie122917@aol.com

Sheridan Fire District
Yamhill County

Bill Alguire, EMT-P
503-843-2467
balguire@sheridanfd.org

Sherman County Ambulance
Sherman and Morrow Counties

Shawn Payne, Director
541-565-3100
emergencyserv@embarqmail.com

Three Rivers Hotel & Casino, Florence
Lane County

Joe Gustafson, EMT-I
541-997-7529x3211
jgustafson@threeriverscasino.com

Umatilla Chemical Weapons Depot
Morrow/Umatilla

Richard Herrmann, EMT-P
541-571-6706
drherrmann@eotnet.net

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