Welcome the Palomar College Emergency Medical Education Department web site. Please visit the menus above for information about courses and training for careers in the Emergency Medical Service field.
The EME Office will be closed Wednesday through Friday the week of Thanksgiving.
EME will be resume regular business hours on Monday, November 27, 2017.
Applications for the January 2018 Academy (Class 52) are no longer available. Please revisit this site in late February for updates on Class 53 (Fall 2018) applications.
We also offer the following classes:
- Emergency Medical Responder
- EMT Recertification
- Paramedic Preparation
- Paramedic Accreditation workshops
- RN to Paramedic Challenge (subject to field availability)
- Tactical Combat Casualty Care (TCCC)
- Tactical Emergency Casualty Care (TECC)
- Law Enforcement First Responder (LEFR)
For information on the Palomar Fire Academy or other Fire courses, contact the Fire Technology Department at (760) 744-1150 x1704 or visit their web site at www.palomar.edu/fire
For General Information on starting a career in EMS in San Diego County, please refer to the following web site. www.firefightermedic.com