Become a Medic in Texas

A Career in EMS


The National EMS Academy maintains three campuses in Texas. Each facility provides EMT and paramedic training 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. 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. Our regional coordinators will also be on hand to answer questions concerning the Academy and our training.


EMT Programs

Entry-Level Medical Services


EMT is an entry-level position in the emergency medical services field. In five months, you can learn the skills you will need to use as part of a medical response team. EMTs provide basic emergency medical care and transportation to patients who access the EMS system.

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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. Paramedics are trained in all aspects of pre-hospital emergency care.

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