4765-9-02 Professional standards of conduct for holders of certificate to teach.

(A) An individual issued a certificate to teach shall provide services that conform to standards of other persons issued a certificate to teach under similar circumstances.

(B) An individual issued a certificate to teach shall not discriminate in the provision of EMS training on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, or national origin.

(C) An individual issued a certificate to teach shall provide instruction in accordance with the curriculum and other standards set forth in Chapter 4765. of the Revised Code and Chapters 4765-1 to 4765-19 of the Administrative Code.

(D) An individual issued a certificate to teach shall provide instruction in accordance with the accredited or approved institution by which the person is employed or with which the person is affiliated.

(E) An individual issued a certificate to teach shall not perform any services that exceed the scope of the individual's certificate to teach as defined in Chapter 4765. of the Revised Code and rules set forth in Chapters 4765-1 to 4765-19 of the Administrative Code.

(F) An individual issued a certificate to teach shall not misrepresent the individual's professional qualifications or credentials.

(G) An individual issued a certificate to teach shall report to the division any suspicion or knowledge of a violation of this chapter or the failure of any EMS training program to conform to Chapter 4765. of the Revised Code and rules set forth in Chapters 4765-1 to 4765-19 of the Administrative Code.

(H) An individual issued a certificate to teach shall not commit fraud in conducting an EMS training program, continuing education program, or EMS instructor training program.

(I) An individual issued a certificate to teach shall not commit fraud in order to obtain a certificate to practice or teach.

(J) An individual issued a certificate to teach shall consistently demonstrate a standard of knowledge and competency that meets the minimal level required under the individual's certificate to teach.

(K) An individual issued a certificate to teach shall accurately document, upon request of the division and within the time parameters set forth by the division, all requirements for renewal of the certificate to teach in accordance with Chapter 4765-18 of the Administrative Code.

(L) In addition to meeting the professional standards of conduct listed in this rule, an individual issued a certificate to teach shall also remain in compliance with the standards of conduct for a certificate to practice set forth in rule 4765-9-01 of the Administrative Code.

(M) An individual issued a certificate to teach shall obtain prior approval from an accredited or approved institution prior to teaching any courses.

(N) An individual issued a certificate to teach shall surrender all documentation of course files to the sponsoring accredited or approved institution following the completion of each course.

(O) An individual issued a certificate to teach based on a license as a physician, registered nurse, physician assistant or certificate of training as a physician, shall notify the division in writing if the license is disciplined, revoked, or not renewed by the issuing entity.

Effective: 04/01/2011
R.C. 119.032 review dates: 01/14/2011 and 01/14/2016
Promulgated Under: 119.03
Statutory Authority: R.C. 4765.11
Rule Amplifies: R.C. 4765.23
Prior Effective Dates: 2/22/99, 3/23/03, 2/13/06, 2/01/09