Comprehensive Medical Teaching Institute
Training For High Performance
Training is the backbone of our success, and we know our team is the heart of why the Brewster brand stands apart from the rest. All Brewster EMTs and paramedics exceed EMS certification and training benchmarks and we make it a regular practice to keep our team always learning and growing.
There are ample opportunities for the Brewster team to maintain their credentials in a proactive manner as well as pursue continuing education tracks so they may achieve their individual career and certification objectives. Tuition reimbursement to all our team members who attend our program through our partner CMTI.
Professional EMS Training
At Brewster, we invest in the best for our customers and our team. We place high priority on making sure that our training is leading edge and the continuing education we
provide our team and first responder partners is state-of-the-art in accordance with current standards.
Because training and education are so critical to safe EMS performance and the care of patients, we have a dedicated training facility outfitted with the latest technology to deliver instruction in a variety of formats. Within this space we also have created sim labs with an operational ambulance and current equipment set up for hands-on practical clinical instruction by our most experienced EMTs and paramedics as well as our
Brewster Ambulance Service and Comprehensive Medical Teaching Institute’s partnership allows both organizations to work together to recruit, hire and train individuals interested in becoming Emergency Medical Technicians and Paramedics.
Comprehensive Medical Teaching Institute (CMTI) is proudly accredited through the Massachusetts Department of Public Health, Office of Emergency Medical Services and the Commission on Accreditation of Allied Health Education Programs. Please find the link below for course information.
CMTI provides training for the following certifications:
Emergency Medical Technician: Basic (EMT-B)
Emergency Medical Technician: Paramedic (EMT-P)
Core NCCP competencies include:
ACLS (Advanced Cardiac Life Support) Training Renewal
PALS (Pediatric Advanced Life Support) Training Renewal
EMT-B Core Competency
Paramedic Core Competency
CPR/AED for the Community and Workplace
CMTI courses are held at the Brewster Brockton location on Main Street as well as Whitman-Hanson High School, Plymouth Cordage Park, Quincy College, South Shore Vo-Tec & Framingham Fire Dept.
On June 1, 2017, Brewster opened its new Weymouth headquarters building complete with a
state-of-the-art training center.
Superior Team Training
During orientation and throughout the year,
our entire team is required to take a course
or refresher course in infection control,
airborne pathogens, blood-borne pathogens, HIPPA injury prevention, and emergency
Additionally, we ensure that:
EMTs and paramedics are responsible
for maintaining their credentials and certifications. Brewster sponsors
continuing education support in order
for professionals to maintain their
certifications and credentials.
We provide in-house EMT and paramedic training and certification (CPR, ACLS, PALS, PHTLS) programs as well as refresher courses and continuing education programs. All certification programs are videotaped to confirm team attendance.
Clinical delivery and education is paramount at Brewster Ambulance Service. The EMT training that Brewster develops includes State of Massachusetts recertification, CPR, ACLS, PALS, PHTLS programs as well as continuing education programs required by the Department of Public Health. This education consists of mandatory state-regulated education modules and includes an online education portal with extensive content that covers all patient populations.