Health Education
@ Thorne Ambulance Service
Closed Courses:
The courses located in this column are only available to Thorne Ambulance and BSHSI personnel at the present time.  If your agency is interested in contracting with TAS for training, please contact us. Click on the links below to register for the corresponding course.
Community Education:
Our organization is always looking for an opportunity to teach others about the Emergency Medical Services.  Regardless of the age group, there is something we can all learn about EMS and the various services that we provide.  Stay informed!  Give us a call today if you are interested in us speaking to your group.
Consulting & Speaking Engagements:
Interested in having one of our executive team members come speak to members of your organization? With our well-rounded leadership team, we seek new opportunities to reach out to other members of the emergency services community.  Whether you seek advice on assisting your organization with a particular process (i.e.: prior authorization) or you are just looking for leadership training - our organization can assist you!  For a very reasonable price, we can come to your organization and assist your team.  Have a specific topic you would like us to discuss?  Let us know and we will create a custom presentation for your organization.  
2017 Training Schedule
Open Courses:
Anyone interested in the following are able to register for the course, unless marked "closed registration".  Closed courses are special request classes provided on-site at the customer's location.
Questions about a course?  Contact us HERE
2018 Training Schedule

January 8
January 10
Sessions beginning at 1830
Topic - Cardiac Disease
Guest Presenter - J. Rasmussen

February 6
February 8
Sessions beginning at 1830
Topic - Mental Health
Guest Presenter - C. McConnell

March 6
March 8
Sessions beginning at 1800
Topic - Case Study/Review of Protocols
Presenter - C. Thorn, MD

April 10
April 12
Sessions beginning at 1800
Topic - Stroke, CNS, Neurological
Presenter - R. Thorne

May 15
May 17
Sessions beginning at 1800
Topic - Lifting/Moving, EMT Well-Being, HIPAA
Presenter - R. Thorne

June 5
June 7
Sessions beginning at 1800
Topic - Endocrine/Immunological, Hemorrhage Control
Presenter - R. Thorne


August 7
August 9
Sessions beginning at 1800
Topic - Active Shooter & EMS Response
Guest Presenter - S. Thorne, Sgt. West Pelzer PD

September 4
September 6
Sessions beginning at 1800
Topic - Skills Lab - Annual Competencies
Presenter - R. Thorne

October 9
October 11
Sessions beginning at 1800
Topic - Interfacility Transfers
Presenter - R. Thorne

November 7
November 8
Sessions beginning at 1800
Topic - HAZMAT, MCI, Triage
Presenter - R. Thorne

December 4
December 6
Sessions beginning at 1800
Topic - EMS Leadership, Skills Competencies

Protocol examinations will be administered quarterly during in-service sessions. The dates will not be provided ahead of time. Anyone that does not attend IST will still be required to complete the annual training requirements, to include protocol examinations.

***All dates/times subject to change. Please monitor Vairkko and for updates. PLEASE pre-register for all classes to avoid cancellations.***