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New Firefighter 1 & 2, AED training, ATT, Paramedic Interactive Courses, PEPP and OSHA 10 added to Kaplan Fire & EMS Training online education courses

Fort Lauderdale, Fla. – February 25, 2010 – Kaplan Fire & EMS Training, a leader in online continuing education , announced the addition of several new online refresher programs (in some cases for renewing certifications), including online professional fire fighter training and interactive paramedic courses. The company has also extended their offering of online renewal certification courses to include Pediatric Education for Prehospital Professionals (PEPP), OSHA 10, Assessment and Treatment of Trauma (ATT). The launch of these new programs enables Kaplan to provide a more robust content offering for continuing education (CE) courses in the fire and emergency medical services (EMS) market.

Kaplan’s website,, will offer comprehensive information regarding the new programs for online professional fire fighter training and online paramedic courses. Each of the new programs offered are in partnership with Jones and Bartlett Publishers. This enables Kaplan to provide course material that has been approved by numerous governing bodies, making for highly trained and skilled emergency medical service providers and fire fighters.

“When demand increased for online professional fire fighter training and paramedic courses to be delivered in an alternative format, Kaplan understood traditional learning solutions weren’t providing the convenience needed for those in the firefighting and EMS services. That is why we launched and partnered with Jones and Bartlett Publishers to offer our students new content for these medical services re-certifications and online refresher courses, including AED training,” said Ron Trautman, president of Kaplan Fire & EMS Training.

About Kaplan Fire & EMS Training
Kaplan FIre & EMS Training provides online educational services and training to professionals. KCE Fire & EMS Division now provides certification renewal courses online for professional Fire Fighter I & II training, AED training, paramedic interactive courses, PEPP, ATT, and OSHA 10. The company is dedicated to providing quality and accessible employee training and development to today’s busy professionals. KCE offers certificate programs in key areas of business, finance, health care, information technology, and fire and EMS to help you build a stronger, more knowledgeable team. These online training for recertification programs for Fire & EMS CEUs satisfy all 50 states requirements. For more information about these programs, visit

About Kaplan University

Kaplan University, of which KCE is a part, offers a different school of thought for higher education. It strives to provide, student-centered education that prepares them for careers in some of the fastest-growing industries. The University is regionally accredited by The Higher Learning Commission (HLC) and is a member of the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools (NCA). Kaplan University offers more than 100 academic programs and currently serves more than 48,000 online and on-ground students. To learn more about Kaplan University, visit