The National EMS Training Academy was designed by experience EMS professionals to provide the highest quality of education and training for not only its employees and other healthcare professionals, but individuals interested in a career in EMS.
As part of our training effort, National EMS offers free regular, accelerated EMT courses to those interested in beginning an EMS career with National EMS.
The following courses are currently open for enrollment or in-session:
Current and Future Training Courses
The National EMS Training Academy is proud to present a FREE accelerated 8-week EMT class beginning July 12 in Athens, Georgia, in partnership with Adaptive Training Consultants . To remove any barriers to accessing your new career in EMS, we are also offering a limited number of positions with a training wage for classroom hours and full benefits package.
We are seeking driven, dedicated candidates interested in taking the first step to join the emergency medical services industry. Your EMT certification is the first step in a career in EMS or can be a steppingstone to careers in public safety and health care.
Upon graduation and passing of the EMT exam, students will be guaranteed a position in National EMS’s 9-1-1 and interfacility services areas in Athens-Clarke, Oconee, Newton, Rockdale and Morgan counties!
*Acceptance into the class is subject to background check and motor vehicle records screen.
Step 1: Fill out an application using our online form.
Step 2: Register for and attend a mandatory two-hour interview session and aptitude test on either Thursday, June 17 or Friday, June 18. Registration is included in the online application form.
Our EMT Course follows the National Standard Curriculum as defined by the National Registry of Emergency Medical Technicians (www.nremt.org). This course has been approved through the Georgia State Office of EMS and Trauma. Upon successful completion of our program, you will have the necessary skills and knowledge to pass both the cognitive and psychomotor exams required by NREMT. Central EMS will cover costs of National Registry and Georgia EMT certifications. All of your clinical 3rd rides will be completed on our 911-Advanced Life Support and BLS Ambulances. Being able to provide you real-life emergency experience is what sets our programs apart from others. You will be actively engaged and challenged to be a part of “our team”.
40-hour weekly schedule (includes 80 total clinical hours); Mon.-Fri., 8:30 a.m.-5 p.m. Begins Mon., July 12 for 8 weeks.
National EMS, 1021 Lampkin Branch Drive, Watkinsville, GA, 30677