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Matthew Kirwin serves as the Chief Training Instructor (CTI) for EPECARE. He started his security/law enforcement career in 1997 and he has held positions in management and investigations. Matt became a CPR instructor in 1995 and an EMT in 1996. He was also a co-instructor for several EMT classes. He currently works at Massachusetts General Hospital as a Special State Police Officer where he has been teaching First Responder and basic life support 2003. He also has completed Firefighter I training.
Matt graduated from Westfield State College with a double major in Criminal Justice and Psychology. Matt has always had an interest in wilderness first aid and pre-hospital care and has recently channeled these interests and experiences into teaching real-world emergency medical education for individuals living and working in resource limited communities. He credits this newfound passion from a brief visit to Haiti where he volunteered as a First Responder/disaster preparedness instructor for Zanmi Lasante, a non-profit organization and allied with Partners in Health. As a hobby, Matt likes to work on “do it yourself” projects at home.
Email Matt at email@example.com