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


March 19, 2024

AZ Groeninge - Notenhof


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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 [email protected]

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

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

South America: Ecuador
James Habstritt [email protected] Canada: Alberta, British Columbia, Manitoba, Saskatchewan
Jamie Todd [email protected] 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 [email protected] Portugal, Spain, Gibraltar, Andorra
John Bastian Etti [email protected] Germany, Austria, Switzerland
Carl Haentjens [email protected] Belgium, Netherlands, Luxembourg, France