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March 7, 2018

Making Social Media Work for First Responders [Webinar]

An indispensable channel in emergency management communications, more and more fire, EMS and emergency management personnel are using social media to reach their communities before, during and after disasters. First responders are also turning to social media to gather valuable insight from citizens on the ground via eyewitness video, photos and postings.

February 15, 2018

What Does It Take to Become an Emergency Medical Services Administrator?

Job opportunities for emergency medical technicians (EMTs), advanced EMTs, and paramedics are on the rise. The Bureau of Labor Statistics forecasts a 24 percent increase in the number of available EMT and paramedic jobs by 2024. Acts of violence, accidents, and natural disasters create continuous demand for emergency medical services.

January 30, 2018

Safety Professionals, ISHM Certification Can Boost Employment Appeal

While a safety degree can chart your career in OSH, adding a few certifications will boost your resume and your appeal to employers. Not to mention, certifications give you the opportunity to add designations to your signature. One of the key certifications in occupational safety and health is offered by the Institute of Safety and Health Management (ISHM), a well-respected, accredited credentialing body that provides certifications for safety and health professionals.

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