An Empowering Airway Course Designed Specifically for BLS and ILS providers

Fundamentals of Airway Management is a one-day course designed for Basic and Intermediate EMS providers and other medical professionals who may be required to manage a patient’s airway before transport to a hospital. This course can also be tailored for dentists and office-based physicians.


“Every medical provider who touches a patient’s airway can make a huge difference in the patient’s outcome. Opening the airway and facilitating gas exchange are absolutely critical steps to successful airway management.”

– Michael F. Murphy, MD
Professor Emeritus
Co-Founder of The Difficult Airway Course

Gain Critical Airway Knowledge and Skills

  • Airway Anatomy
  • Techniques for opening the airway
  • Proper BMV techniques
  • External Laryngeal Manipulation (ELM)
  • Extraglottic Devices
  • Assisting with intubation

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Fundamentals of Airway Management

Kortrijk, Belgium

June 4, 2024

VIVES Kortrijk

+32 495 34 70 85 

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Course Fees:

Course fees vary. Please contact the Authorized Training Center in your area for more information.

Become a Training Center

For further information about becoming an Authorized Training Center please contact Dennis Taylor at 336-293-8068 or

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CE Credits 

This CE activity is accredited for 6.75 Basic CEH by Airway Management Education Center, an organization accredited by the Commission on Accreditation for Pre-Hospital Continuing Education (CAPCE).
CAPCE Activity #: 23-AMEC-F2-0002. Provider #: AMEC1227.

Sample Schedule Download PDF

Fundamentals of Airway Management

0700 - 0800


0800 - 0845

Basic Airway Anatomy, Assessment and Procedure

0845 - 0930


0930 - 1000

Extraglottic Devices

1000 - 1015


1015 - 1145

Basics, BMV, EGD

1145 - 1245


1245 - 1315

Assisting with Intubation

1315 - 1345


1345 - 1400


1400 - 1530

Assisting with Intubation, CPAP

1530 - 1600

Written Self-Test

1600 - 1615

Test Review and Wrap-Up

Regional Course Directors

Name Email Area
Rudy Princi USA: Maine, New Hampshire, Vermont, New York, Massachusetts, Connecticut, Rhode Island
Fred Ellinger USA: Delaware, Washington DC, Maryland, New Jersey, Ohio, Pennsylvania
Michael Keller USA: Alabama, Florida, Georgia, Kentucky, Louisiana, Mississippi, North Carolina, South Carolina, Tennessee, Virginia, West Virginia
Dennis Taylor USA: Michigan, Indiana, Illinois, Minnesota, Wisconsin, Iowa, Missouri, North Dakota, South Dakota, Nebraska, Kansas

South America: Brazil
Cory Cox USA: Washington, Oregon, Nevada, Idaho, Montana, Wyoming, Utah, Colorado, Alaska
Joey Loehner USA: Arkansas, Arizona, California, New Mexico, Oklahoma, Texas

South America: Ecuador
James Habstritt Canada: Alberta, British Columbia, Manitoba, Saskatchewan
Jamie Todd Denmark, Finland, Iceland, Ireland, Italy, Malta, Norway, Sweden, United Kingdom, Czech Republic, Hungary, Former Yugoslavia (Bosnia, Slovenia, Macedonia, Serbia), Albania, Greece, Turkey, Lithuania, Latvia, Estonia, Romania, Bulgaria and Moldova, Algeria, Israel, Saudi Arabia, South Africa
Estevão Lafuente, MD Portugal, Spain, Gibraltar, Andorra
John Bastian Etti Germany, Austria, Switzerland
Carl Haentjens Belgium, Netherlands, Luxembourg, France