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What’s Happening At The Office of Education!

Now accepting registrations for our upcoming classes.

ONLINE REGISTRATION available for most courses!

Advanced EMT Registration now Open!

Paramedic Refresher 2019 – NCCP Format

Healthcare Provider CPR

CCEMTP Course May and November 2019

Registering for courses

When registering for courses, please use the links provided to register online. EMT and Paramedic education require completion of an application packet. Where applicable the application packets must be returned to our office complete by the deadline detailed on the class page. Completed applications may be faxed to (412) 647-4670 or mailed to:

Center for Emergency Medicine
230 McKee Place
Suite 500
ATTN: (course you are registering for)
Pittsburgh, PA 15213


The Center for Emergency Medicine has been involved in EMS education for over 40 years.  Having trained Paramedics and EMTs from many different countries, the Center has become involved in projects such as the development of the National Standard Curriculum, and the creation of a Bachelor’s of Science in EMS at the University of Pittsburgh.  Center faculty have taught around the country and around the world throughout the years.

The Center for Emergency Medicine is a multi-hospital consortium dedicated to the advancement of emergency medicine through research, education, air medical transport and quality care. Currently, the Center’s member hospitals include University of Pittsburgh Medical Center Presbyterian Shadyside, Children’s Hospital of Pittsburgh of UPMC, and UPMC Mercy Hospital