Paramedic Training Overview

CoA EMSP Accredited Paramedic Program

The paramedic program of Central Piedmont Community College 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).

CPCC offers training for persons interested in obtaining their initial paramedic certification or pursuing advanced training opportunities.  These courses follow the North Carolina Office of EMS and the National Emergency Medical Services Educational Standards set forth for initial paramedic training.

Paramedic certification training is offered as both a continuing education course and as part of the EMS Asscociate's Degree Program.