Emergency Medical Dispatch (EMD) Course

In collaboration with our partner, Saudi Red Crescent Authority

6 -10 Feb 2022

Fees: 1000 SR

About the Workshop

The emergency medical dispatch workshop prepares candidates to be integral members of the health care system. They will learn how to communicate with public, interpret various dispatch-related systems (computer-aided system, mapping system, dispatch coding system), categorize cases, provide a set of online medical management and pre-arrival instructions, and be able to dispatch in certain situations.

Workshop Goals

  1. Discuss critical principles of Emergency Medical Dispatch (EMD)
  2. Demonstrate correct use of the Medical Priority Dispatch System (MPDS®)
  3. Pass the IAED EMD Certification Exam
  4. Navigate through ProQA software


General Directorate of Training, Saudi Red Crescent Authority

Course Director

Dr. Abdullah Alsabek

Medical Director, Executive Directorate of Emergency Medical Dispatch, Saudi Red Crescent Authority


Course Instructor

Mr. Abdulaziz Alhumaidi

IAED instructor in Emergency Medical Dispatch & ProQA courses, Saudi Red Crescent Authority

Workshop Outlines

Day 1-4

EMD course onsite

Day 5

ProQA course onsite (eligible only after passing EMD course)

Workshop Prerequisites

Basic Life Support provider

For Further Inquiries

Emergency Medical Dispatch Emd Course