Effective April 1, 2019, all Ohio EMS providers (EMR, EMT, AEMT, and Paramedic) will be required to view the Rescue Task Force Awareness Training Module (RTF) as part of the continuing education (CE) necessary for Ohio EMS certificate renewal. Viewing the module shall be completed during each EMS provider’s first full recertification cycle starting on or after April 1, 2019. Providers will not be required to repeat the training module during each subsequent renewal period – only the first renewal period starting on or after April 1, 2019...
In addition to Ohio’s EMS providers, Ohio’s fire service and law enforcement officers are encouraged to take the course as well.
Click HERE for more information about the training module, including Ohio Administrative Code requirements.
Click HERE for RTF frequently asked questions (FAQ).
The Rescue Task Force Awareness Training module may be completed (at no charge) through Public Safety Training Campus (PSTC).A certificate of completion will be provided at the end of the course. The catalog ID is WBT906:
Click HERE to start the training for non-Ohio certified first responders.
Note: Ohio EMS providers cannot use this offering in place of the mandatory requirement to complete WBT906 through the Public Safety Training Campus.
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