to Ohio Emergency Medical Services

The State Board of Emergency Medical, Fire, and Transportation Services will be meeting virtually using Go-To-Webinar on Wednesday, October 21, 2020.  The meeting will begin at 10 AM.  The Fire Fighter & Fire Safety Inspector Training Committee will meet immediately following the conclusion of the EMFTS Board meeting. If you would like to attend either of these meetings as a member of the public, please click on the link provided below to register.  After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the webinar.  The registration process is automatic but if you do not receive an email on how to join the meeting after registering, please check your Junk or Spam filter.



HB 197 Extension Ending December 1, 2020

All EMS and fire personnel with certificates that expired on March 9 through Nov. 30, 2020, received an extension under HB 197 enacted in response to Ohio Governor Mike DeWine's declared state of emergency related to the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic. That extension will expire on Dec. 1, 2020. The extension period has been added to all impacted certificates and certificate holders who have met the requirements to renew may now go online to file their renewal application(s). Certificates that are not renewed prior to the end of the extension, midnight on Dec. 1, 2020, will expire.

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Naloxone Administration by Ohio EMS Providers as of 10.19.20

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Program Director Portal

Information and resources for program directors of chartered fire training programs, accredited EMS training programs and approved EMS continuing education programs.

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Military & Veterans

Certification information for current or retired members of the U.S. armed forces or reserve components, including the national guard of any state.

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Laws & Rules

Access to current and proposed administrative rules, including public hearing notices and draft rules open for public comment.

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EMS & Fire Awards

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Ohio Fire Service Hall of Fame

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