Class Schedule

Click on a class below to begin the enrollment process:

Part one of this course is conducted online followed by, onsite skills evaluation following successful completion of the online learning and testing component.   Students need to complete the online portion of the program using the directions and key provided in the confirmation email and provide a completion certificate before being admitted to the skills testing portion of the program.   Both online and skills verification must be completed to receive a certification card.

This course is completed online with a brief skills verification following successful completion of the online portion.  To complete this course please follow these simple steps:

  1. Read the directions in your confirmation email and activate your online course using the key code provided
  2. Complete the online portion of the course and print the completion certificate
  3. Contact NLTFPD TC by emailing her at or by calling (775) 831-8117 to schedule your skills verification session
  4. Course cards will be provided at the conclusion of your skills verification

The BLS Instructor Essentials Course teaches information needed to instruct AHA's BLS for Healthcare Providers and Heartsaver® classroom courses and to conduct skills practice and skills testing sessions for BLS for Healthcare Providers and Heartsaver eLearning courses. These courses include:

  • BLS for Healthcare Providers
  • BLS for Healthcare Providers Online Part 1
  • HeartCode® BLS Part 1
  • Heartsaver® First Aid CPR AED
  • Heartsaver® CPR AED
  • Heartsaver® First Aid
  • Heartsaver® Pediatric First Aid
  • Heartsaver® First Aid CPR AED Online Part 1
  • Heartsaver® CPR AED Online Part 1
  • Heartsaver® First Aid Online Part 1

BLS Instructor Essentials covers planning and preparation for courses, instructing courses, conducting written exams and skills testing and keeping your BLS Instructor status current. It includes approximately 30 minutes of general information about instructing AHA courses, followed by course-specific information.

The online course is the first step to becomming a BLS Instructor with NLTFPD. 

  1. Read the directions in your confirmation email and activate your online course using the key code provided
  2. Instructor cards will be provided at the conclusion of your course monitoring. 

Description: Heartsaver®  CPR AED is a classroom, video-based, instructor-led course that teaches adult CPR and AED use, as well as how to relieve choking on an adult.  This course teaches skills with AHA’s research-proven Practice-While-Watching (PWW) technique, which allows instructors to observe the students, provide feedback and guide the students’ learning of skills.

Audience: This course is for anyone with limited or no medical training who needs a course completion card in CPR and AED use to meet job, regulatory or other requirements.


The AHA’s Heartsaver Pediatric First Aid CPR AED Online Part 1 Course is a blended learning course that contains information on how to respond to and manage illnesses and injuries in a child or infant in the first few minutes until professional help arrives. This course provides a one-stop shop for pediatric first aid, CPR and AED training needs for child care providers. You will learn:

  • The Four Steps of First Aid (Prevent, Be Safe, Phone 911, Act)
    • Illnesses and injuries (topics include but are not limited to)
      • Allergic Reactions
      • Asthma
      • Bleeding and Bandaging
      • Diabetes and Low Blood Sugar
      • Drowning
      • Dehydration
      • Head, Neck, and Spine Injuries
      • Seizure
      • Temperature-Related Issues
    • Child and infant safety checklist
  • CPR, AED and choking

After Completing the Online Session,

the Students will meet for the 3.0-hr SKILLS ONLY Session.


Vendors will enjoy an intimate relationship with our participants as the limited number of “pole and drape” booths (10X12s) are located inside the main auditorium. This limited booth space will be available for the low cost of $500.00 without additional hidden charges found in many conference centers.

Event History

Each year the North Lake Tahoe Fire Protection District sponsors a Paramedic level refresher. The program provides 27 hours of CME's annually, of the 48 hours of CME's required for Bi-annual recertification, for NREMT and DOT recommendations. Completing two full consecutive year(s) programs constitutes completion of a State of Nevada approved Paramedic level refresher. This year’s program includes 27 CME’s following a lecture format. The course is approved for State of Nevada EMS or RN, and State of California SSV EMS. The education is once again being coordinated by John Mohler, RN. Visit him at

Come Stay at the Hyatt

The resort is located in Incline Village. The Hyatt is a full service hotel, casino, resort and spa. We have reserved a limited number of rooms at a conference price of just $99.00. You will recieve a link to the special room rate in your registration confirmation email.

Conference Lectures

The lectures this year will be covering current trends in Trauma, Pediatrics, and Adult Cardiac Care. The faculty lecturing this year is listed below.


  • Julieanna Sahouria-Rukab, MD, FAAP
  • Katharine Long, MD, FAAP
  • Carl Bottorf, RN, MPA
  • Christopher P. Holstege, MD
  • Ryan Gerecht, MD, CMTE
  • Steve Murphy


Paramedic Refresher Inquiries

Please Contact:
Tia Rancourt
(775) 833-8106


CPR Inquiries

Please Contact:
Jim Whitson
(775) 831-0351 ext 8125



Training Center Coordinator

Please Contact:
Casey Quinlan
(775) 831-0351