Program Description

REMSA’s Paramedic Program is 1328 hours in length and takes 14 months to complete. The Paramedic Program prepares candidates for a career in EMS through its curriculum and excellence in education. At the completion of the course, the student shall have the cognitive and psychomotor skills to competently perform all skills of the EMT, Advanced EMT, plus advanced airway management, surgical cricothyrotomy, needle thoracostomy, electrocardiogram interpretation, cardiac defibrillation/cardioversion/external pacing, intravenous access, intraosseous infusion, and administration of a wide range of medications. The REMSA Paramedic Program is broken into three Phases; Didactic, Clinical, and Field Internship. ACLS, PALS, ITLS, and EMPACT certificate courses are incorporated throughout the program.