Approved EMS Training for First Responders, EMT’s and Paramedics
As a leader in EMS education, EMS1 Academy strives to provide innovative learning solutions that result in increased retention of knowledge and lead to improvements in the quality of patient care. All EMS courses are authored by respected industry experts and designed to not only meet the standards set by accrediting and approving EMS authorities but exceed those criteria. The engaging course delivery, strong learning objectives and measurable course outcomes developed with the EMS provider in mind reinforce our commitment to this goal.
EMS1 Academy EMS courses and continuing education hours are accepted, accredited or approved by the following agencies:
*Please click on the agency name to view the accepted, accredited or approved course lists.
- Commission on Accreditation for Pre-Hospital Continuing Education (CAPCE) – Organizationally Accredited.
- Florida Department of Health – Accredited.
- University of Maryland, Baltimore County (UMBC) Critical Care Emergency Medical Transport Program – Approved.
- National Registry – Accepted.
- New Jersey Office of EMS (NJOEMS) – Accredited.
Commission on Accreditation for Pre-Hospital Continuing Education (CAPCE)
EMS1 Academy offers more than 325 hours of EMS continuing education. All courses are created by the EMS1 Academy Learning Content Team or in partnership with Jones & Bartlett Learning and are approved by the Commission on Accreditation for Pre-Hospital Continuing Education (CAPCE) for First Responders, EMTs, and Paramedics; additionally, these courses are recognized by the National Registry. EMS1 Academy users who have added their Credential in the platform will have their CAPCE accredited course completions sent directly to CAPCE.
Please note: Most states recognize CAPCE-approved credit for state license renewal with the exception of New Jersey and Virginia.* You may view the individual state contact information here.