EMS & Fire Certifications

EMS & Fire Certifications Overview

EMS Certificates to Practice

In accordance with section 4765.30 of the Ohio Revised Code individuals must be issued a certificate to practice by the State Board of Emergency Medical, Fire, and Transportation Services to provide emergency medical services. The Board issues EMS provider certificates at the following levels:

  • Emergency Medical Responder
  • Emergency Medical Technician
  • Advanced Emergency Medical Technician
  • Paramedic

Click HERE to learn more about the nature of EMS work.

Click HERE to learn more about each EMS provider certificate.

EMS Certificates to Teach

In accordance with section 4765.30 of the Ohio Revised Code individuals must be issued a certificate to teach by the State Board of Emergency Medical, Fire, and Transportation Services to instruct EMS courses required for certification and to provide continuing education. The Board issues the following certificates to teach:

Fire Service Certificates to Practice

In accordance with section 4765.55 of the Ohio Revised Code individuals must possess the appropriate certificate issued by the executive director of the Division of Emergency Medical Services to provide firefighting or fire safety inspector services. The executive director issues certificates to fire service providers at the following levels:

  • Volunteer Firefighter
  • Firefighter I
  • Firefighter II
  • Fire Safety Inspector

Click HERE to learn more about the nature of Fire Service work.

Click HERE to learn more about the nature of Fire Service provider certificate.

Fire Service Certificates to Teach

In accordance with section 4765.55 of the Ohio Revised Code individuals must possess the appropriate certificate issued by the executive director of the Division of Emergency Medical Services to instruct courses required for firefighting or fire safety inspector certification. The executive director issues the following certificates to teach:

 

Ohio EMS Monthly Active Certification Report

Have Questions?

Email EMS & Fire Certifications

Or call us at (614) 466-9447 or (800) 233-0785