Fire & EMS FAQs
What are the advantages of using FireEMS Academy?
What is the connection between FireEMS Academy and Jones & Bartlett Publishers?
What is CECBEMS?
*FireEMS Academy makes no representations or warranties as to whether the program meets the specific licensing requirements for any individual state. FireEMS Academy encourages its students to independently research the licensing requirements in any state in which they intend to seek or renew licensure.
Are CECBEMS-approved courses accepted in all states?
What is the maximum number of hours the National Registry will accept for online continuing education?
Can I monitor the progress of my students?
Do you offer group rates? Is there a volume discount for large departments?
How does my department get featured in Medic Monthly?
Can I talk to some of your current clients about how they use the program and get their impressions of the Online Training Center?
Who developed the content for the eACLS™ course?
Who can teach the eACLS™ course?
What are the eACLS™ Course Coordinator’s qualifications?
- Be a physician (MD or DO), registered nurse, nurse practitioner, advanced practice nurse, physician assistant, or paramedic with a strong background in advanced cardiac life support, as well as an ability to coordinate ACLS education/training at their institution.
- Complete the eACLS™ Online Training Center Agreement, which requires the identification of the person who will act as Course Coordinator.
- Have documented experience in conducting/coordinating advanced cardiac life support training for hospital and pre-hospital personnel.
- Have an understanding and a working knowledge of the eACLS™ course materials, policies, and procedures.
Call FireEMS Academy at 800.671.9411 (toll-free) to get more information about becoming a Course Coordinator. We will walk you through this hassle-free process to help your agency administer its own skills testing for eACLS™.
A Course Coordinator’s status is valid for one year. To renew this status, the individual must be involved with at least one course during this period. Additional information about Course Coordinator, instructor, and medical director responsibilities can be obtained by calling the FireEMS Academy at 800.671.9411 (toll-free).