During the classroom training DSPs must:
For online training:
The following online training programs have been approved as meeting all DSP classroom training requirements:
Agencies may allocate additional hours that best fit their specific training needs. Hours for each module are as follows:
The DSP demonstrates knowledge of:
Approved First Aid and CPR Course (American Red Cross or American Heart Association only) or hold current certification as an Emergency Medical Technician (EMT) through an examination approved by the Illinois Department of Public Health and/or National Registry of Emergency Medical Technicians (NREMT).
If you have any questions, please contact:
Ronald Cooley at (217) 557-8272 or Bureau of Quality Management at (217) 782-9438.
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