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Accreditation & CoAEMSP
Access the Updated List of Accredited Programs

State Officials

Determine if your state or territory is ready for the National EMS Accreditation Initiative that began
January 1, 2013. Learn more.

Potential Paramedic Students

Programs of instruction must be accredited. Learn more. What you need to know when considering a career as a paramedic and evaluating programs for enrollment. Learn more.

Read the Frequently Asked Questions about accreditation facts and what accreditation means to EMS.

A school may be accredited, but what about the EMS-Paramedic educational program itself?

Watch the video "Specialized and Professional Accreditation: What should I know?" produced by the Association of Specialized and Professional Accreditors (ASPA).


CAAHEP Accreditation Facts and What this Means to EMS

What is CAAHEP Accreditation... and why should I care? Accreditation Overview PowerPoint


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