EMT & Paramedic

O*Net Online  

The O*NET Program is the nation’s primary source of occupational information. Valid data are essential to understanding the rapidly changing nature of work and how it impacts the workforce and U.S. economy. The database, which is available to the public at no cost, is continually updated from input by a broad range of workers in each occupation.


Sponsored by the U.S Department of Labor, CareerOneStop aims to deliver integrated, easy-to-understand workforce information that helps job seekers, students, workers, workforce intermediaries, and employers develop their capacity and make sound economic decisions in the new economy.

BLS Occupational Outlook Handbook 

The Occupational Outlook Handbook (OOH) provides information on what workers do; the work environment; education, training, and other qualifications; pay; the job outlook; information on state and area data; similar occupations; and sources of additional information


Ohio Emergency Medical Services: Find Ohio Rules, Regulations & Certification Requirements here.

JEMS Journal of Emergency Medical Services: JEMS seeks to improve prehospital patient care and promote positive change in EMS by delivering information and education from industry leaders, change makers and emerging voices.

All certifications require continuing education to be eligible for renewal. Continuing education requirements vary by type and level of certification. Once a certification is issued, the certificate holder should ensure compliance with, and keep documentation of, all continuing education, as well as any other certification renewal requirements.


Maintaining Your EMS Certification in Ohio

Where to Get Your CEUs

Ohio EMS Education & Training Opportunities: The training and education pages on this website provide information on training and education opportunities, continuing education requirements, laws and rules specific to EMS and fire training.


JEMS Con (Conference & Expo): JEMS Con brings together paramedics, emergency medical technicians (EMTs), medical directors and executives from all EMS providers including state and private agencies for education, training, peer-to-peer networking.

Next Rung: Next Rung exists to make an impact in the lives of firefighters and first responders. Their goal is to provide quality resources that will help combat mental health issues that plague the profession. Text “SUPPORT” to 1-833-698-7864.