Prep Course Hosting and Fees

The ACPE encourages interested organizations, EMS events and test sites to consider hosting a Paramedic Officer exam prep course in conjunction with or separate from hosting an exam site.  To arrange for a prep course, contact the National EMS Management Association (NEMSMA) at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or 888-424-9850. In order to host a prep course the following items are required at the host site’s expense:

  • A minimum of 10 and not more than 50 attendees
  • A suitable classroom space
  • Classroom style seating
  • Projection Screen
  • LCD or similar projection equipment
  • Information on any event related hotel room blocks and/or discounts

Prep Course Fees

Arrangements can be made for either NEMSMA, or the host site, to handle registration and course fees. For NEMSMA managed courses the fee schedule is as follows:

Supervising EMS Officer Prep Course
$175 for NEMSMA Members
$225 for Non-Members

For NEMSMA managed prep courses a 15 student minimum is required. NEMSMA will provide an instructor. Related travel costs will be billed to the host site.

For courses managed by the hosting site NEMSMA will bill actual costs for instructor honorarium, travel costs and a $75 per student fee.

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