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San Diego County Paramedic Accreditation

Thank you for your interest in our Accreditation Workshop

The workshop is intended for paramedics who have been originally trained and/or certified outside of San Diego County, including those trained outside of California. The workshop is held at the Palomar College Escondido Education Center. If interested, click on the link below and complete the online application

Application HERE


Current Dates for our 2019-2020 Workshops

Tuesday, January 7, 2020- 9:00am Escondido Center ESC-808

Tuesday, February 4, 2020- 9:00am Escondido Center ESC-808

Tuesday, March 3, 2020- 9:00am Escondido Center ESC-808

Tuesday, April 7, 2020- 9:00am Escondido Center ESC-808

Tuesday, May 5, 2020- 9:00am Escondido Center ESC-808

These dates are based upon instructor availability and may change periodically. Please revisit this site for updates


Be a currently licensed California Paramedic. Documentation of prior skills testing (including copy of training agency Course Completion Record to State EMS Authority for skills)


Please email the following documents once you apply:

-Valid Photo ID card

-Copy of Paramedic License

-Copy of ACLS Card

-Copy of “Course Completion Record” from educational institution

Payments are due on the day of the course. You will pay the workshop fee in Student Services and bring your receipt to the EME office when you check in



The cost of the workshop is $150.00, which includes the San Diego County Protocol Book. You will also be emailed the documents that you will need for the course. Please provide your email on the application

Individual classes can be arranged at a different cost for 1 – 3 students. A $5.00 parking pass is required to park in the student lot for the day


These fees do not include cost for S.D. county accreditation (an additional $60.00 payable at the SDEMS Offices)

Report to the Emergency Medical Education office before 9:00 A.M. on the day of the workshop to allow time for payment and check-in


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