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Photo slideshow: EMT refresher training

MCGHEE TYSON AIR NATIONAL GUARD BASE, Tenn.  - Senior Airman Jennifer Temal with the 193rd Medical Group, Pennsylvania Air National Guard, and Senior Airman Melissa Seel with the 177th Medical Group, New Jersey Air National Guard, place a medical brace on Tech. Sgt. Matthew Nettles with the 193rd Medical Group during hands-on emergency medical training at the I.G. Brown Training and Education Center, Jan. 14, 2014, for the EMT Refresher Course. (U.S. Air National Guard photo by Master Sgt. Mike R. Smith/Released)

MCGHEE TYSON AIR NATIONAL GUARD BASE, Tenn. - Senior Airman Jennifer Temal with the 193rd Medical Group, Pennsylvania Air National Guard, and Senior Airman Melissa Seel with the 177th Medical Group, New Jersey Air National Guard, place a medical brace on Tech. Sgt. Matthew Nettles with the 193rd Medical Group during hands-on emergency medical training at the I.G. Brown Training and Education Center, Jan. 14, 2014, for the EMT Refresher Course. (U.S. Air National Guard photo by Master Sgt. Mike R. Smith/Released)

MCGHEE TYSON AIR NATIONAL GUARD BASE, Tenn. -- Twenty-nine medics, firefighters and aeromedical Airmen from Air National Guard units across the nation met here at the I.G. Brown Training and Education Center, Jan. 13 to Jan. 17, for their Emergency Medical Technician Refresher Course.

The five-day course was a consolidated revisit of the Basic EMT specialist course. It is required to meet regular retraining requirements for EMT registration. It covered medical techniques common to all practicing EMTs.

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