Continuing Education

EMS Continuing Education

You will need to complete total forty hours of State approved EMS Continuing Education credits which include:

  • 8 hours of Pediatric topics
  • 4 hours of Cardiovascular topics (Stemi and Stroke)
  • 4 hours of Trauma topics
  • 24 hours of General EMS topics (except CPR and ACLS topics)

While National Registry is not required to be renewed for recertification in Georgia you will need to complete a total of forty hours of State approved EMS Continuing Education credits in order to maintain your license active.

It is your responsibility to save all continuing education credits in case an audit is conducted. If you are selected for an audit, you must provide all requested documentation. Failure to provide the requested, required documentation will result in the suspension or revocation of your EMS license.

Approved Training/classes/courses for Continuing Education for licensed EMS Personnel

Clinical Biosafety Awareness Training (

Target Solutions (

CentreLearn (

Georgia EMS Academy (

Georgia Institute of EMS (

24-7 EMS (

Healthstream EMS (

Children's Healthcare of Atlanta (CHOA) ( (

Medic CE (

American CME (

EMS1 Academy (

ITLS (International Trauma Life Support)

PHTLS (Pre-Hospital Trauma Life Support)

AMLS (Advanced Medical Life Support)

ASLS (Advanced Stroke Life Support)

GEMS (Geriatric Education for EMS)

EPC (Emergency Pediatric Care)

PEPP (Pediatric Education for Pre-hospital Provider)

PALS (Pediatric Advanced Life Support)

NRP (Neonatal Resuscitation Program)

Pediatric ITLS

ABLS (Advanced Burn Life Support)

NAEMT EMS Safety Course

CEVO (Certified Emergency Vehicle Operator) course 1, 2, or 3

There are numerous Continuing Education offerings across the state, for additional information please contact your Regional EMS Director.  A directory can be found on our website at Regional EMS Offices.





Page last updated 4/13/2017