Field Training Officer's
The field training officer is a seasoned member of an organization that provides leadership and training to probationary, new members the organization. Field training officers act as supervisors to new EMT students and EMTs, AEMT, and Paramedics. Field training officer candidates are expected to possess a deep understanding of Pasquotank Camden EMS regulations, policies and procedures, knowledge of equipment used in emergency care, current knowledge of emergency medical procedures and techniques, ability to maintain EMS credentials, ability to communicate and gather information from bystanders and patients, and the ability to attend to medical emergencies at accident and disaster sites. Field training officers are expected to participate in professional development training exercises and remain current in emerging trends in the EMS field.