Welcome to Daytona State College EMS! We offer Emergency Medical Technician (EMT) and Paramedic courses every semester.
STEP ONE TO APPLY FOR ALL FALL EMS CLASSES: You must be a high school graduate or have a GED prior to applying for EMT classes. If you are applying for Paramedic classes, you must have completed an EMT class within the state of Florida prior to applying. You may download part one of the application here.
FALL 2017 EMT CLASSES (DAY and NIGHT) ARE NOW FULL, WE WILL NOT BEGIN ACCEPTING SPRING 2018 APPLICATIONS UNTIL SEPTEMBER 2017.
**The application deadline to submit Part 1 of the application for Fall 2017 classes is June 9th OR until classes are full, which ever comes first. Updated information on seats remaining for each class will be posted on the EMT or Paramedic home page. You can get this information by clicking on the picture of the patch.
EMT classes for Summer 2017 AND Fall 2017 are FULL. We will begin accepting applications for Spring 2018 again on August 14, 2017. Please do not submit before then.
***The Fall 2017 Paramedic course will be offered on the Volusia County B-Shift Fire Service Schedule. For information on applying for the Fall 2017 B-Shift course, please click on the Paramedic patch to go to the Paramedic Home Page
Accreditation / Approval Information
The Daytona State College EMS Program is approved by the Florida Department of Health Bureau of Emergency Medical Services, as meeting all requirements of Florida Statute Section 401 and Florida Administrative Code 64-J-1 for EMS Training Centers in Florida.
The Daytona State College EMS Program is accredited by the Commission on Accreditation of Allied Health Education Programs (CAAHEP) upon the recommendation of the Committee on Accreditation of Educational Programs for the Emergency Medical Services Professions (CoAEMSP)
Daytona State College is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges to award associate and bachelor’s degrees. Contact the Commission on Colleges at 1866 Southern Lane, Decatur, Georgia 30033-4097 or call 404-679-4500 for questions about the accreditation of Daytona State College.
Have more questions? Link to our Frequently Asked Questions page!
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Admission to Daytona State College does not guarantee entrance into EMS programs