National EMS Academy celebrates new Beaumont site
The National EMS Academy joined the Beaumont Chamber of Commerce for the official ribbon-cutting of its new Texas facility in Beaumont on Nov. 15.
“This is an exciting time for NEMSA,” Director Kirk LaCour said. “Along with the University of Texas Health Science Center, we’re proud to continue to administer the top EMS training taught by our highly experienced instructors.”
The academy has two campus locations in Texas and seven in Louisiana.
“For the past 10 years, NEMSA has successfully laid the foundation for many individuals looking to join the EMS industry,” Texas Director of Operations Brandon Hebert said. “We are thrilled to have a NEMSA site in Beaumont.”
NEMSA is a division of Acadian and offers entry-level, continuing education, and refresher courses for a number of EMS career pathways, including EMTs and paramedics. NEMSA is a nationally accredited EMS training facility and an authorized American Heart Association Training Center for CPR and ECC courses.
Since 1971, Acadian has been committed to providing the highest level of emergency medical care and transportation possible. In the past decade, the company has expanded to include a diverse suite of services in health, safety, and transportation. Acadian’s six divisions are Acadian Ambulance Service, Acadian Monitoring Services, Air Med, Executive Aircraft Charter Service, National EMS Academy and Safety Management Systems.