Important Notice for Paramedic Students

If you are interested in a paramedic training program beginning on or after January 1, 2013, your paramedic training program must be accredited by CAAHEP, the Commission on Accreditation of Allied Health Education Programs, or must at least be in the process of getting such accreditation and have a Letter of Review from CAAHEP, in order for you to be eligible for the NREMT exam and certification at the Paramedic level. Please check with any Mass. accredited training institution about whether its paramedic training program has CAAHEP accreditation or a Letter of Review from CAAHEP, as you make your decision on where to take your paramedic training beginning on or after January 1, 2013.

National EMS Educational Standards Advisory 2/2013 pdf format of    National EMS Educational Standards Advisory  rtf format of National EMS Educational Standards Advisory

For a more detailed listing (including phone numbers and email addresses), please download the Directory of Accredited Training Institutes xls format of    Directory of Accredited Training Institutes  .


Paramedic Programs meeting National Standards

* Letter of Review status (candidates eligible for NREMT)
** Currently applicable only to current class 

Emergency Medical Teaching Services*
Pembroke, MA
Approved Levels: EMT, EMT-I, Paramedic

First Response Emergency Medical Education*
Stoughton, MA
Approved Levels: EMT, EMT-I, Paramedic

Greenfield Community College*
Greenfield, MA
Approved Levels: EMT, EMT-I, Paramedic

Hudson Valley Community College
Troy, NY
Approved Levels: EMT, EMT-I, Paramedic

National College of Technical Instruction*
Natick, MA
Approved Levels: EMT, EMT-I, Paramedic

National College of Technical Instruction*
Springfield, MA
Approved Levels: EMT, EMT-I, Paramedic

National Medical Education & Training Center*
West Bridgewater, MA
Approved Levels: EMT, EMT-I, Paramedic

New England EMS Institute
Manchester, NH
Approved Levels: EMT, EMT-I, Paramedic

NHTI Concord Community College
Concord, NH
Approved Levels: EMT, EMT-I, Paramedic

Northern Essex Community College*
Lawrence, MA
Approved Levels: EMT, EMT-I, Paramedic

Pro  EMS: Center for MEDICS
Cambridge, MA
Approved Levels: EMT, EMT-I, Paramedic

Safety Program Consultants, Inc.**
Taunton, MA
Approved Levels: EMT, EMT-I, Paramedic

Quinsigamond Community College*
Worcester, MA
Approved Levels: EMT, EMT-I, Paramedic

Springfield College
Springfield, MA
Approved Levels: EMT, EMT-I, Paramedic


Western Massachusetts - EMS Region One

County Ambulance, Inc. 
Pittsfield, MA
Approved Levels: EMT, EMT-I

EMS Training of the Berkshire’s
Lee, MA
Approved Levels: EMT

EMT Academy
Springfield, MA
Approved Levels: EMT

Greenfield Community College*
Greenfield, MA
Approved Levels: EMT, EMT-I, Paramedic

Human Services Training Consultants, Inc. 
West Springfield, MA
Approved Levels: EMT

Lee Ambulance Service
Lee, MA
Approved Levels: EMT

National College of Technical Instruction*
Springfield, MA
Approved Levels: EMT, EMT-I, Paramedic

North Adams Ambulance Services, Inc.
North Adams, MA
Approved Levels: EMT, EMT-I

Prehospital Emergency Care Educators
Amherst, MA
Approved Levels: EMT

Southern Berkshire Volunteer Ambulance Squad, Inc.
Great Barrington, MA
Approved Levels: EMT

Springfield College
Springfield, MA
Approved Levels: EMT, EMT-I, Paramedic

Village Ambulance Service
Williamstown, MA
Approved Levels: EMT, EMT-I

Westfield State University 
Westfield, MA
Approved Levels: EMT


Central Massachusetts - EMS Region Two

Anna Maria College
Paxton, MA
Approved Levels: EMT, EMT-I, Paramedic

Ashburnham Public Safety Training Institution
Ashburnham, MA
Approved Levels: EMT

Emergency Medical Training Solutions
Oakham, MA
Approved Levels: EMT

LOC EMT Training
Leicester, MA
Approved Levels: EMT

Massachusetts Emergency Care Training Academy
Milbury, MA
Approved Levels: EMT

Montachusett Regional Vocational Tech.
Fitchburg, MA
Approved Levels: EMT

Mount Wachusett Community College
Gardner, MA
Approved Levels: EMT

Quality EMS Educators, Inc.
Worcester, MA
Approved Levels: EMT, EMT-I, Paramedic

Quinsigamond Community College*
Worcester, MA
Approved Levels: EMT, EMT-I, Paramedic

Salter College
West Boylston, MA
Approved Levels: EMT
 


Northeastern Massachusetts- EMS Region Three

Cataldo Ambulance Service, Inc.
Malden, MA
Approved Levels: EMT

Elite Medical Educators, Inc.
Beverly, MA
Approved Levels: EMT

EMS 2000, Inc.
Westford, MA
Approved Levels: EMT

EMS Training Inc.
Lowell, MA
Approved Levels: EMT

Essex County Fire Chiefs Association
Topsfield, MA
Approved Levels: EMT

Masconomet Regional High School
Topsfield, MA
Approved Levels: EMT

McNeilly EMS Educators 
Manchester, MA
Approved Levels: EMT

North Shore Community College 
Danvers, MA
Approved Levels: EMT

Northern Essex Community College*
Lawrence, MA
Approved Levels: EMT, EMT-I, Paramedic

PrideStar EMS Inc.
Lowell, MA
Approved Levels: EMT

StarFire EMS 
Winchester, MA
Approved Levels: EMT

Tufts University
Medford, MA
Approved Levels: EMT

When Seconds Count 
Salem, MA
Approved Levels: EMT


Metro Boston - EMS Region Four

Action Ambulance Service 
Wilmington, MA
Approved Levels: EMT

Boston EMS 
Boston, MA
Approved Levels: EMT

Boston Fire
Boston, MA
Approved Levels: EMT

Boston University
Boston, MA
Approved Levels: EMT

Bunker Hill Community College 
Chelsea, MA
Approved Levels: EMT

EMS Academy 
Quincy, MA
Approved Levels: EMT, EMT-I, Paramedic

EMS Training of Norwood 
Norwood, MA
Approved Levels: EMT

EMS Training, LTD
South Weymouth, MA
Approved Levels: EMT

First Response Emergency Medical Education*
Stoughton, MA
Approved Levels: EMT, EMT-I, Paramedic

Institute for EMS & Allied Health Professions 
Woburn, MA
Approved Levels: EMT, EMT-I, Paramedic

Mass Bay Community College
Framingham, MA
Approved Levels: EMT, EMT-I, Paramedic

Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT)
Cambridge, MA
Approved Levels: EMT

National College of Technical Instruction*
Natick, MA
Approved Levels: EMT, EMT-I, Paramedic

Patriot Ambulance, Inc.
Chelmsford, MA
Approved Levels: EMT

Pro EMS: Center for MEDICS
Cambridge, MA
Approved Levels: EMT, EMT-I, Paramedic


Southeastern Massachusetts - EMS Region Five

Bristol Community College
Fall River, MA
Approved Levels: EMT

Comprehensive Medical Teaching Institute, Inc. 
Hanover, MA
Approved Levels: EMT, EMT-I, Paramedic

Emergency Medical Services Associates
West Bridgewater, MA
Approved Levels: EMT

Emergency Medical Teaching Services*
Pembroke, MA
Approved Levels: EMT, EMT-I, Paramedic

Institute for Emergency Medical Education
Bourne, MA
Approved Levels: EMT

Martha’s Vineyard Association of EMTs
Martha’s Vineyard, MA
Approved Levels: EMT

National EMS Institute 
Carver, MA
Approved Levels: EMT

National Medical Education & Training Center*
West Bridgewater, MA
Approved Levels: EMT, EMT-I, Paramedic

New Bedford High School 
New Bedford, MA
Approved Levels: EMT

Safety Program Consultants, Inc.**
Taunton, MA
Approved Levels: EMT, EMT-I, Paramedic

SouthCoast Training, LLC
Fairhaven, MA
Approved Levels: EMT, EMT-I, Paramedic

STAT Emergency Medical Training
North Dartmouth, MA
Approved Levels: EMT

Sylvester Consultants
Hyannis, MA
Approved Levels: EMT


Out-of-state Massachusetts OEMS accredited training institutions

Educational Resource Group LLC.
East Providence, RI
Approved Levels: EMT, EMT-I, Paramedic

Hudson Valley Community College 
Troy, NY
Approved Levels: EMT, EMT-I, Paramedic

New England EMS Institute
Manchester, NH
Approved Levels: EMT, EMT-I, Paramedic

NHTI Concord Community College
Concord, NH
Approved Levels: EMT, EMT-I, Paramedic


This information is provided by the Office of Emergency Medical Services within the Department of Public Health.