Emergency Medical Services (EMS)

EMS Continuing Education courses are available for those who need to train, retrain, and update themselves in the field of EMS. The courses are of the highest quality, both in classroom and in field instruction.

Program Mission Statement

The Durham Tech EMS Education Program mission is to enrich quality of life within the broader community through teaching, learning, and service while continually striving for innovation and excellence in EMS education.

Accreditation Information

student using stethescope on dummyThe Durham Tech EMS program is accredited by the Commission on Accreditation of Allied Health Education Programs (www.caahep.org) upon the recommendation of the Committee on Accreditation of Educational Programs for the Emergency Medical Services Professions (CoAEMSP).

CAAHEP logoCommission on Accreditation of Allied Health Education Programs
1361 Park Street
Clearwater, FL 33756

Three-Year Outcomes
Outcome 2015 2016 2017
National Registry Written 100% 100% **
NCOEMS Written 100% 100% **
Retention 82.14% 82.14% 25%
Positive Placement ** ** **

** No Data Available

EMS Program Information Sessions

You must attend a mandatory information session before registering for an initial provider course. Please email ems@durhamtech.edu to register for an information session.

  • November 14, 6–8 p.m., OCC, room 201

  • December 12, 6–8 p.m., OCC, room 201

EMS Program Contacts

Leah Tilden, Coordinator, EMS Extension Services, 919-536-7200, ext. 4207
Roxie Edwards, Logistics Assistant
Judy Graham, Program Specialist

Program Contact Information

919-536-7200, ext. 4205