Emergency Medical Services University, LLC

We offer Emergency Medical Services Training for a variety of EMS and EMS related programs. Click Here to view a list of our course offerings.

We were founded in 2003 by both Emergency Medical Services (EMS), are CAPCE (formerly CECBEMS) accredited, and Early Childhood Educators. Our mission is to increase health and safety awareness through comprehensive training. We offer a wide variety of programs which include both online and in-person CPR, First Aid, and Bloodborne Pathogens certification to the general public.

Our EMS Courses are Top Notch

Take an Initial EMT class, EMT Refresher, Paramedic Refresher or get CPR & First Aid certification. See our course offerings below

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Online Paramedic and NREMT Refresher Courses

We offer an online NREMT Accepted, CAPCE (F5) Accredited, The 48 Hour Paramedic NREMT Refresher and 40 Hour NREMT Refresher Course are both NCCP Compliant. These courses are completed online via Virtual Instructor Led Training (VILT) and meets National Registry of Emergency Medical Technicians (NREMT) guidelines to recertify as a Paramedic or EMT. 

40 Hour NREMT Refresher

Get Recertified by taking our Online EMT Refresher (VILT/F5) CAPCE Approved!
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60 Hour Paramedic Refresher Class

Get your Paramedic recertification online using our VILT/F5 CAPCE Accredited Paramedic Refresher Course
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EMSU Wildland Operator Program


Kickstart your career in wildland firefighting with EMS University’s (EMSU) Wildland Operator Program. Our unique offering, accessible to all, includes comprehensive RT130 and FEMA Incident Command System courses. Embedded within our EMT curriculum and open to qualifying independent contractors at no extra cost, this program paves the way to an exciting career, providing invaluable skills, hands-on experiences, and a standout resume in wildland firefighting.

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EMT Courses and EMS Continuing Education (CE) Offered

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We provide BLS, EMT, and Paramedic training. You can take a look at the list below for our most popular programs or Click Here for a list of our current list of courses available.

EMT Program

Currently, EMS University, LLC offers Emergency Medical Technician courses in the state of Arizona. California, and Texas operate as EMS University, LLC d.b.a. EMS Universal Education. Arizona Training is approved by the Arizona Department of Health Services, Bureau of Emergency Medical Services. The Texas EMT program is approved by the the Texas Department of State Health Services. Finally, the California EMT Program is Approved by the California EMS Authority. This exciting and fast paced course will teach you everything you need to become certified as an EMT both in the State and as a EMT registered by the National Registry of EMTs. If you are interested in becoming and EMT, Click Here to sign up for a course or meet us in Live Support Chat or call us at: (800) 728-0209.

Arizona EMT Refresher ProgramWe also offer a 24 Hour, National Standard Curriculum, Arizona EMT Refresher Training which is approved by the Arizona Department of Health Services, Bureau of Emergency Medical Services and valid for to meet EMT recertification requirements. If you an Arizona EMT, interested in taking the refresher course, you may sign up here or call us at: (800) 728-0209.Sign UpNREMT Refresher Program in CaliforniaWe also offer a 24 Hour, National Standard Curriculum, NREMT Refresher in San Diego and the San Francisco Bay Area (Union City) which is approved by the California and San Diego County EMS Authority as EMT Recertification through continuing education hours. If you a California EMT, interested in taking the refresher course, you may sign up here or call us at: (800) 728-0209.Get StartedNREMT Refresher Program in TexasWe also offer a 24 Hour, National Standard Curriculum, NREMT Refresher in San Antonio which is approved by the NREMT as a “Traditional EMT Refresher Course” and also by the Texas Department of State Health Services, Bureau of EMS and Trauma Systems as 24 continuing education hours. We operate this program under EMS Universal Education, LLC. If you a Texas EMT, interested in taking the refresher course, you may sign up here or call us at: (800) 728-0209.More InformationOnline EMT Refresher Companion CourseWe also offer 24 Hours of online, CAPCE Accredited, National Standard Curriculum, Additional EMS Related Continuing Education which is approved by the Continuing Educating Coordinating Board for Emergency Medical Services (CAPCE) towards recertification under Section II of the National Registry of Emergency Medical Technicians (NREMT). This course does not include skills competency verification. If you have any questions, call us at: (800) 728-0209.Click HereParamedic NREMT Refresher Program (In Person)Take a 48 Hour, National Standard Curriculum, Paramedic NREMT Refresher Course in California or Arizona. This course is approved by CAPCE, counts as a refresher for NREMT recertification purposes and will help to enable you to recertify your State Paramedic Certification. Sign up here or call us at: (800) 728-0209.Learn More
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40 Hour EMS Instructional Strategies Course

This 40 Hour EMS Instructional Strategies course is designed for the entry level EMS Instructor prior to formal instruction in an Emergency Medical Services educational program. This course is based on the 2002 National Guidelines For Educating EMS Instructors, which is a consortium of guidelines from the National Association of EMS Educators, the U.S. Department of Transportation, and the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services. Successful completion of this course shall entitle the student to EMS Instructor certification. Click Here for more information. 

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Get EMS Instructor Certification

Our 40 Hour EMS Instructional Strategies Course meets NAEMSE Guidelines for EMS Instructors.

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Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS) Provider Course (Initial & Renewal)

We also offer offer a 16 Hour, ACLS course which is 2010 ECC/AHA compliant. This course is offered exclusively in Arizona. The goal of the program is student recognition of cardiopulmonary emergencies and other medical conditions that require rapid initial emergency care to reduce disability and death. The ACLS course also teaches providers how to manage the initial actions of an emergency response team, evaluate airway management, understand dysrhythmias, electrical interventions (where applicable), and pharmacologic interventions for these conditions. If you an Arizona interested in taking this course, you may sign up below.
ACLS Provider Course (Inital & Renewal) or Call us at: (800) 728-0209 to sign up!

Emergency Medical Responder

Formerly titled, First Responder, in addition to the EMT Program, you can also become certified as an Emergency Medical Responder. This 48 hour course consists of introductory material into the EMS system and components relating to medical practice in the prehospital field. EMRs understand a great deal relating to both medical and trauma situations, including how to deal with cuts, burns, bites, stings, heart attacks, stroke, diabetes, etc… If you are interested in signing up for an EMR course, Click Here, call us (800) 728-0209 or meet us in chat.

Basic Life Support (BLS) & CPR Programs

We are an Arizona based company, offering training in many states throughout the Western U.S. Our BLS programs are offered in San Diego, San Antonio, Corpus Christi, Los Angeles, the San Francisco Bay Area, Phoenix, Tucson, Washington State, and many other areas. 

California and Texas programs operate as EMS Universal Education, LLC. For BLS programs such as CPR and First Aid, we follow the latest ILCOR guidelines which they have been enhanced by Paramedics and EMTs with extensive experience in EMS programs such as CPR, First Aid, Emergency Medical Dispatch, and Bloodborne Pathogens. Our programs are also quality control checked by staff with experience in education to ensure that the programs meet the outlined objective requirements. Click Here to see a list of the available courses we offer.


CAPCE Accredited

CAPCE is an organization established to develop and implement policies to standardize the review and approval of EMS continuing education activities. The cosponsoring organizations of CAPCE are the National Association of Emergency Medical Technicians, the American College of Emergency Physicians, the National Association of Emergency Medical Services Physicians, the National Association of State Emergency Medical Services Directors, the National Council of State Emergency Medical Services Training Coordinators, and the National Registry of Emergency Medical Technicians, the American College of Osteopathic Emergency Physicians, and the National Association of EMS Educators.

Our CPR certification is internationally recognized. The student will be issued a certificate upon successful completion of the course which involves a multiple choice test. Additionally, we will provide the student with a wallet sized certification card, mailed free of charge upon request.

Our goal is to provide the best possible customer service and we respond timely and personally, to any comments, questions and concerns. We are accredited by the Better Business Bureau and conduct our activities in a moral and ethical manner.If you would like to verify that a student has completed a course, please send your request to info@emsuniversity.com or contact us at 800-728-0209.


Credential and Certification Verification

If you would like to verify whether a student is currently certified with EMS University, LLC, you can contact at (800) 728-0209, by sending us an email at info@emsuniversity.com, or by meeting us in Live Support Chat.
If you are looking for CPR Classes Online, you can them here at www.cprclass.org

EMS Universal Education d.b.a. EMS University, LLC Catalogs, SPFS, and Annual Data Reports​

Below you will find the most current Catalogs and School Performance Fact Sheets, and Annual Reports for our school for Arizona, California and Texas.




EMS University – Arizona Catalog

EMS Universal Education – California Catalog

2022/2023 Student Performance Fact Sheets (Not Yet Available)

Annual Report (Not Yet Required)

Regulatory Body: California Board of Private Postsecondary Education

EMS Universal Education – Texas Catalog

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