Education and Testing

Regional Continuing Education Offerings

The Alabama EMS Regions will be offering continuing education opportunities in 2017. Regions with opportunities currently available link to a calendar of events. If you have questions, please contact your regional office directly. If you are uncertain which regional office you should contact, the counties covered by each region are listed below.

Alabama EMS Region One (AERO)

Alabama EMS Region One - Colbert, Cullman, DeKalb, Franklin, Jackson, Lauderdale, Lawrence, Limestone, Madison, Marshall, and Morgan counties.

Regional Director: Dion Schultz
Mailing Address: PO Box 7108
Huntsville, Alabama 35807
Physical Address: 1057 Oakwood Avenue NW
Huntsville, Alabama 35811-1611 (map)
Phone Number: (256) 428-2376
Fax Number: (256) 518-2248
Email: dschultz@hemsi.org

East Alabama EMS, Inc. (EAEMS)

Alabama EMS Region Two - Calhoun, Chambers, Cherokee, Clay, Cleburne, Coosa, Etowah, Randolph, Talladega, and Tallapoosa counties.

Regional Director: John E. Blue, II
Mailing Address: PO Box 700
Lincoln, Alabama 35096
Physical Address: 58 Speedway Industrial Boulevard
Lincoln, Alabama 35096 (map)
Phone Number: (205) 763-8400
Fax Number: (205) 763-8402
Email: jblue@johnblue.net

Birmingham Regional EMS System (BREMSS)

Alabama EMS Region Three - Blount, Chilton, Jefferson, Shelby, St. Clair, Walker, and Winston counties.

Regional Director: Joe Acker
Address: 1114 South 16th Street
Birmingham, Alabama 35205 (map)
Phone Number: (205) 934-2595
Fax Number: (205) 934-2621
Email: jacker@uabmc.edu

West Alabama Region Four

Alabama EMS Region Four - Bibb, Choctaw, Fayette, Greene, Hale, Lamar, Marengo, Marion, Perry, Pickens, Sumter, and Tuscaloosa counties.

Regional Director: Glenn Davis
Mailing Address: PO Box 870326
Tuscaloosa, Alabama 35487-0326
Physical Address: 850 5th Avenue East
Tuscaloosa, Alabama 35401 (map)
Phone Number: (205) 348-4549
Fax Number: (205) 348-9417
Email: gadavis@ua.edu

Southeast Alabama EMS Council, Inc. (SEAEMS)

Alabama EMS Region Five - Autauga, Barbour, Bullock, Butler, Coffee, Covington, Crenshaw, Dale, Elmore, Geneva, Henry, Houston, Lee, Lowndes, Macon, Montgomery, Pike, and Russell counties.

Regional Director: Denise Louthain
Mailing Address: PO Box 1265
Dothan, Alabama 36302
Physical Address: 2323 West Main Street, Suite 223
Dothan, Alabama 36301 (map)
Phone Number: (334) 793-7789
Fax Number: (334) 671-1685
Email: dlouthain@seaems.com

Alabama Gulf EMS System (AGEMSS)

Alabama EMS Region Six - Baldwin, Clarke, Conecuh, Escambia, Mobile, Monroe, and Washington counties.

Regional Director: David Garmon
Address: 600 Clinic Drive, Suite 400
Mobile, Alabama 36688-0002 (map)
Phone Number: (251) 461-1832
Fax Number: (251) 461-1823
Email: dgarmon@southalabama.edu

National Registry Exams

NREMT has phased out the written version of their certification exam. All exams are administered by Pearson Virtual University Enterprises testing centers. Please visit the NREMT for more info.

All NREMT Practicals will continue to be administered through state approved EMT training programs. Please submit questions or comments about Alabama EMT testing to the Office of EMS.

If you are an EMSP program requesting an Advanced Level National Registry Exam, please complete the request form and email it to Stephen Wilson.

 

Emergency Medical Responder (EMR) and Emergency Medical Technician (EMT) Field Courses

EMR and EMT field courses are now available. If you would like to host a course, you will need to contact your regional office (listed above). The educational infrastructure for instructor qualifications and other information regarding the courses is available online.

Landing Zone Helicopter Safety

The Alabama Air Ambulance landing zone safety recommended guidelines are available online.

Naloxone Administration for Law Enforcement

All participating law enforcement officers will receive initial training that will include, at minimum, an overview of 2015 House Bill 208 that permits law enforcement use of Naloxone, patient assessment (e.g., signs/symptoms of overdose), universal precautions, rescue breathing, seeking medical attention, and the use of intra-nasal naloxone.


Page last updated: August 29, 2017