4765-18-12 EMS instructor trainer qualifications.

(A) An EMS instructor training program outlined in rule 4765-18-04 of the Administrative Code shall be provided under the auspice of an accredited institution and must be taught by an EMS instructor trainer appointed by the program director of the accredited institution.

(B) An accredited institution shall ensure that an EMS instructor trainer meets the following criteria:

(1) Holds a valid certificate to teach as an EMS instructor;

(2) Has held a certificate to teach, as either an EMS instructor or fire instructor for at least three years;

(3) Demonstrates effective oral and written communication skills;

(4) Has completed an instructor orientation, consisting of objectives approved by the board, which can be found at www.ems.ohio.gov.

(C) The program director of an accredited institution assumes responsibility to select an instructor trainer based upon documented evaluation of acceptable performance review standards and compliance with this rule.

(D) The program director of an accredited institution who is an instructor trainer must have the documented evaluation of acceptable performance review standards conducted by the program director's supervisor.

(E) The accredited institution shall maintain written or electronic documentation of compliance with this rule.

Replaces: rule 4765-18-12

Effective: 02/01/2009
R.C. 119.032 review dates: 01/22/2014
Promulgated Under: 119.03
Statutory Authority: 4765.11
Rule Amplifies: 4765.16 , 4765.23
Prior Effective Dates: 10/2/03