KEMSA - LIVE webinarS

KEMSA has partnered with various speakers - national and local - to bring you one live monthly 1-hour webinar throughout the rest of 2020. These FREE webinars are limited to KEMSA members only with a limited class size of 40 to provide quality interaction.  Watch for more details as more dates are finalized this year.

These webinars are sponsored by:

September Webinar

Thursday, September 24, 2020, 0900-1000 via Zoom

Topic: Ventilation 101: Not your Mom's BVM with Tim Redding

How good are your BVM skills? Maybe, not as good as you think. This class will discuss the assessment and management of the airway.  We will cover common pitfalls in airway management and various methods and devices used to better control the patient’s airway and ventilation.  Track: All (BLS Concentration)


  • At the end of the course, the learner will better Understand basic airway anatomy
  • At the end of the course, the learner will better understand basic airway management strategies including patient positioning, ventilation, airway devices and PEEP valves.
  • We will explore common pitfalls encountered using a BVM and ventilating through an ETT.


  1. You must use a device with a camera and remain in the frame.
  2. First and last names must be used, so calling in with a phone number is not allowed. Creating a free zoom account is best to ensure this works correctly.
  3. You must be present on live video during the entire webinar to obtain credit. Avatars or still pictures are not allowed.
  4. Questions, polls, and other means may be used to engage participants and to make sure you are participating.
  5. Microphones will be muted, but questions may be asked in the chat feature.
  6. If you have technical issues, even if they are beyond your control and can't attend the entire course, you won't receive credit.
  7. Certificates of completion will be emailed within 5-7 business days upon receipt of webinar evaluation. Course information and attendees will also be uploaded directly into the KSBEMS portal.


KEMSA members must login to the KEMSA website to be able to register for this event.

If you need to cancel your registration, please contact by Sept. 21, so we can allow others to attend if possible.  This course is limited to 40 students.

About Our National Speaker

Tim Redding, NRP, I/C
President, Emergency Education Consultants

Tim Redding has been in EMS since 1992 and has been a paramedic and instructor since 1996. He is certified as an instructor by the AHA, Department of Homeland Security, NAEMT and is an Instructor Coordinator for the states of NH & MA.  Tim was named the NH EMS Educator of the Year for 2017.  He presents regularly at EMS conferences throughout the U.S. and has taught internationally in Guyana, Guatemala, Ireland, and Australia. Tim founded Emergency Education Consultants in 2005 and is a two-time Ironman.

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