Individual membership dues are only $40 per year, and discounts are available for members of affiliated associations, current instructors of NAEMT education courses, and members of the military E5 or below.
Associate member discounts are available for individuals living outside the U.S. who are not certified by NREMT, and for individuals retired from EMS, age 60+. Students in an EMT program at any level may join for $25, good for one-year only. Lifetime Membership is $600. Click here for a listing of member benefits packages and dues.
NAEMT members receive a wealth of benefits that far outweighs the low cost of membership. Click here to view the many benefits offered.
The mission of the National Association of Emergency Medical Technicians is to represent and serve EMS practitioners, including Paramedics, Emergency Medical Technicians and Emergency Medical Responders, through advocacy, educational programs and research.
NAEMT represents all EMS practitioners in promoting:
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Through NAEMT's Advocacy program, we represent our members on the issues that impact the EMS work environment and the ability of EMS practitioners to effectively serve their patients. We advocate to advance the interests of our profession and our patients.
Through advocacy, we help ensure that the EMS perspective is understood and incorporated into the policies, plans and programs of our government and other national institutions. We voice our concerns when actions are being considered that would have an adverse effect on our members and their patients. And, we promote EMS professionalism and our image within the EMS and medical communities.
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NAEMT offers the highest quality continuing EMS education in the industry. Programs include Prehospital Trauma Life Support (PHTLS), Advanced Medical Life Support (AMLS), Emergency Pediatric Care (EPC), EMS Safety, and Tactical Combat Casualty Care (TCCC).
The mission of NAEMT education is to improve patient care through high quality, cost effective, evidence-based education that strengthens and enhances the knowledge and skills of EMS practitioners.
All NAEMT courses are accredited by the Continuing Education Coordinating Board for Emergency Medical Services (CECBEMS) and recognized by the National Registry of EMTs (NREMT). Student who take a NAEMT education course may receive a free on-year trial membership to NAEMT.
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The Instructor Course is designed for qualified individuals who wish to teach one of NAEMT education programs. Successful completion of the provider course is required to take a NAEMT Instructor course. Once the Instructor Course has been successfully completed, instructor candidates will need to be monitored by an education program committee member, regional coordinator, state coordinator, or affiliate faculty within one year.
For more informaiton, visit the Continuing Education section, choose the program you are interested in and click on Become an Instructor.