Education FAQs

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Listed below are frequently asked questions about NAEMT's continuing education programs. Here you will find the answers to general questions, as well as specific questions about the AMLS, EMS Safety, EPC, PHTLS and TCCC programs. 

General Questions

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  • Where do I find a listing of NAEMT education courses?

  • Does NAEMT offer courses online?

  • What are the prices of NAEMT education courses?

  • How long is the length of recognition for NAEMT courses?

  • What is the difference between courses for advanced providers, combined providers and basic providers?

  • How do I become an instructor for AMLS, EPC or PHTLS?

  • How do I become an instructor for EMS Safety?

  • How do I become an instructor for Tactical Casualty Combat Care (TCCC)?

  • How long does my instructor recognition last?

  • How do I become an affiliate faculty for any of the NAEMT courses, and what are the requirements?

  • Where can I find a list of affiliate faculty in my state?

  • How do I become a course coordinator for any of the NAEMT courses?

  • How do I become a regional coordinator for any of the NAEMT courses?

  • Who is my regional coordinator?

  • How do I become a state coordinator for any of the NAEMT courses?

  • I am a coordinator and need to update my training site information. How do I do that?

  • How can my site become a training site to do NAEMT programs?

  • How can I obtain a duplicate certificate and wallet card if I've lost my original?

  • How can I obtain a copy of a course pre-test?

  • Where can I order NAEMT course merchandise?

  • Where do I order PHTLS, AMLS or EMS Safety provider books?

  • I am student. Can I pay for my class online?

  • My provider card has expired. Can I take a refresher course instead of taking a 16-hour course?

  • Where do I mail my course payments and paperwork?

  • Where can I find the Tactical Casualty Combat Care (TCCC) curriculum?

  • I am an instructor who has been teaching for several years and now want to coordinate NAEMT programs. Do I still need an affiliate faculty present?

  • I'm in the military and would like to become an instructor and training site for a NAEMT program. What are the requirements?

Questions about AMLS

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  • What is AMLS and how is it offered?

  • What are the goals of the AMLS program?

  • What are the prerequisites required to attend an AMLS program?

  • How is the AMLS instructor course offered?

Questions about PHTLS

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  • What is PHTLS?

  • Who benefits from PHTLS?

  • What does PHTLS cover?

  • How was PHTLS developed?

  • How are PHTLS programs offered?

  • How do I go about sponsoring a PHTLS program in a state, province or country that currently does not offer PHTLS?

Questions about EPC

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  • What is EPC?

  • How is EPC offered?

  • What does EPC teach?

  • Who should take EPC?

Instructor/Course Coordinators FAQs

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  • My instructor card has expired. How do I get a new card?

  • My provider card has expired. How do I get a new card?

  • My card was lost or stolen. How do I obtain a duplicate copy of my card?

  • How do I submit my course rosters?

  • What forms of payment does NAEMT accept?

  • How do I register or coordinate a course?

  • When are payments and rosters due to NAEMT?

  • Where can I find course materials for my course?

  • I need to change my site ID information. How do I do this?

  • Where do I submit the instructor rosters?