Urgent Response Training Institute’s primary purpose is to educate individuals in the field of emergency medicine. The instructional diploma programs offered prepares students for employment as an emergency medical technicians (EMT) and/or paramedics (PARAMEDIC). These professions mostly function at the pre-hospital emergency level and treat various medical/trauma conditions. URTI facilitates its alumni by offering an array of continued education courses (CEU’s) for medical professionals. In addition, CPR/First Aid education programs are available to help increase survival rates by training laypersons to respond quickly and effectively in an emergency situation.
Urgent Response Training Institute strives to enhance the field of healthcare training by providing a distinct motivational learning environment. We are committed to cultivating a genuine respect for patient care through the delivery of sound educational instruction. Furnished with the opportunity, our goal is to empower our students with the knowledge and the skills necessary to ensure a rewarding and successful career in healthcare. Staffed by dedicated and experienced medical professionals, U.R.T.I. recognizes the pivotal role of healthcare providers within our community and we are therefore determined to inspire, stimulate, and support each student to generate superior comprehension and practical skills.
Accrediation and Affiliations
Urgent Response Training Institute is licensed by the Commission for Independent Education, Florida Department of Education (License #4770) and the Florida Bureau of EMS (License #154). Additional information may be obtained by contacting either of the following agencies:
Commission for Independent Education 325 West Gaines Street, Suite 1414,Tallahassee, Florida 32399-0400 Contact number 1-800-245-3200 or Toll-free 1-888-224-6684 Website: http://www.fldoe.org/cie/
Florida Department of Health Division of Medical Quality Assurance 4042 Bald Cypress Way, Tallahassee, Florida 32399 -1701 Phone: 850-488-0595 Fax: 850 – 487 – 9626 Website: http://www.doh.state.fl.us/mqa/
URTI is an approved training training center for Emergency Care Safety Institute (ECSI) and a training site for American Health Association under training center Babcock Healthcare Education Services (www.babcockhealth.com).
URTI holds current memberships to the following associations: Florida Association of Emergency Medical Services Educators (FAEMSE), National Association of Emergency Medical Technicians (NAEMT) and National Registry of Emergency Medical Technicians (NREMT).
URTI is currently affiliated with the following institutions for the purpose of student fulfillment of externship requirement(s): Kendall Regional Medical Center (KRMC) Nicklaus Children’s Hospital (NCH) Miami Dade Fire Rescue (MDFR) Isla Morada Fire Rescue (IMFR) Coral Gables Fire Rescue (CGFR) Hallandale Beach Fire Department (HBFR) American Medical Response Ambulance Services (AMR) Medics Ambulance Miami Dade Ambulance (MDA).