been around for over twenty five years..
Founded in 1984, MECTA,
Inc.TM and MECTA Outdoors have grown from a small
educational company to an organization committed to teaching emergency
medical standards, practices, and ethics. In the last 24 years,
MECTA has expanded in depth, diversity and scope of instruction.
MECTA offers an extensive list of course's. Presently our list of
courses includes studies in Emergency Medical Technician, First
Responder, First Aid, Wilderness Technician, Industrial First Aid
and Stress Management (see our complete course listing
at the courses link). MECTA also offers courses that are
specifically developed for children. These include a variety
of specialized courses, some of which are focused on the outdoor
As we continue to surge
ahead in the development of fundamentally sound courses for the
health care professional and layperson alike, we remain focused
on our students. Our students are our most valuable resource. They
serve as a constant voice in continuing education.
At the head of our family
of instructors are the matriarch and Chief Executive Officer Linda
J. Gosselin and her daughter Jaimie L. Gosselin, who is MECTA's
MECTA has developed a
professional relationship with numerous private, state, and municipal
agencies and organizations. Some of which are ABCD Headstart, Action
for Boston Community Development, Avecia Neo Resins, Cahners Publishing,
Clark University, Concrete Services, Houghton Mifflin Publishers,
Lilliput Early Childhood, Massachusetts Criminal Justice Training
Academy, Norton Company, Saint Gobain, Town of Hopkinton Fire and
Police Departments, Town of Northborough Fire
Department, Town of Shrewsbury
Fire, Police, Municipalities, Senior Center,and Public Schools.
Worcester Polytechnic Institute, Millbury Fire Department, Pleasant
Valley Country Club, North Brookfield Police Department, and Child