PARAMEDIC LICENSURE


The State of California requires all persons that provide paramedic level scope of practice emergency medical services to obtain a valid state issued paramedic license.

 

Verify a Paramedic License or EMT/AEMT Certification Status (Central Registry)

Same Day Service Information

Due to upcoming holidays, Same Day Services will not be offered the week of Nov. 20 – 24th or Dec. 25 – 29.

Our office will be closed Nov.23 – 24th and Dec. 25th.

The EMS Authority Paramedic Licensure Unit wishes everyone a safe and Happy Holidays!

Paramedic Complaint & Discipline

These forms are NOT TO BE USED for EMT’s, Advanced EMT’s or Epinephrine Auto-Injector Certification. Please contact your Local EMS Agency for further information.


PARAMEDIC APPLICATIONS & FORMS 


Frequently Asked Questions

 

Initial Paramedic Applications

Renewal Paramedic Application Form


Renewal Deadlines Table

Reinstatement (Lapsed License) Applications

  • Lapsed License Reinstatement Lapsed Less Than One Year [PDF]
  • Lapsed License Reinstatement Lapsed One Year or More [PDF]

Other Paramedic Licensure Forms & Information

Informational Videos

If you have any questions please check out our Frequently Asked Questions or send an e-mail to the Paramedic Licensure Unit at paramedic@emsa.ca.gov.


PARAMEDIC TRAINING


CALIFORNIA APPROVED PARAMEDIC CONTINUING EDUCATION

CALIFORNIA APPROVED PARAMEDIC TRAINING PROGRAMS

NREMT (National Registry of EMTs) PARAMEDIC TESTING

  • NREMT – Registration and exam dates for paramedic written (cognitive) and practical (psychomotor) exams.
  • Pearson Vue – Test centers for paramedic written exams, practice tests, and guides to the computer-based exams.
  • NREMT Paramedic Pass Rate Results [PDF]
  • LEMSA Approved local and online NREMT Transition Courses [PDF]

PARAMEDIC ACCREDITATION

OTHER PARAMEDIC INFORMATION


CONTACT US

Mailing Address:

California Emergency Medical Services Authority
Paramedic Licensure Program
10901 Gold Center Drive, Ste. 400
Rancho Cordova, CA. 95670-6073
Email: paramedic@emsa.ca.gov
Phone: 916-323-9875 / 916-324-2875(fax)