Become a Medic in Louisiana

A Career in EMS


The National EMS Academy maintains six campuses in Louisiana. Depending on the facility, EMT and paramedic training is available for individuals interested in beginning a career in EMS. Regularly scheduled refresher courses and other continuing education opportunities are also available.

Information Sessions

Your First Step


Information sessions are an essential part of your enrollment process for EMT, A&P and paramedic programs. At an information session, you will learn all about our program schedule and training classes, tuition and supply costs, job outlook, continuing education classes, and steps for advancing your career.


EMT Programs

Entry-Level Medical Services


In 3-4 months, you can learn the skills you will need to work as part of a medical response team. EMTs provide basic emergency medical care and transportation to patients who access the EMS system. Medics make a difference, every day.

National EMS Academy
National EMS Academy

Paramedic Programs

Advanced Life Support Care


Paramedics are healthcare professionals providing the highest level of care available outside of a hospital. Paramedics work under the supervision of a physician through written protocols or online guidance to extend advanced life support care to the sick and injured.

Get started by registering for an Information Session!

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