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Distance CME, powered by Relias, offers continuing education  for NREMT Paramedics, AEMTs, EMTs and EMRs. Our courses are accepted by the National Registry as a LIVE Class, accepted hour for hour. Take any of our LIVE courses 100% online and all of your hours count just like they would if you were sitting in a classroom in front of an instructor. Eliminate time traveling to classes and being away from work.

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Although we strive to keep everything updated Please check with the NREMT for the most current re-certification information.

The National Registry of Emergency Medical Technicians 

NREMT licensees must renew every 2 years on March 31st.  Renewal applications received after March 31 will not guarantee the applicant’s license will be processed in time to avoid expiring.  All licenses expire at midnight on March 31 in the stated year of their expiration. Each Level of provider has limits to the amount of recorded or “distributive” education you can have in each of the Three Categories, NCCR, LCCR, ICCR. Our LIVE classes are not recorded and count 100% for all education required by the NREMT.

Covid – 19 Updates

As you know, in this unpreceded time, states and the NREMT are trying to update laws and policies to keep us safe while retaining the level of education and certification.
Since we are changing almost every day, please check with your state for the most updated policy changes. Be Safe!

Requirements for Paramedics:

60 hours every two years. Enroll in our ALS NCCP + Anytime refresher course to fulfill these requirements.


Requirements for Advanced EMT (AEMT):

50 hours every two years. Enroll in our ALS NCCP + Anytime refresher course to fulfill these requirements.


Requirements for EMT:

40 hours every two years. Enroll in our BLS NCCP + Anytime refresher course to fulfill these requirements.


Requirements for EMR:

16 hours every two years. Enroll in our 18 Hour NREMR Refresher refresher course to fulfill these requirements.


For more information visit: The National Registry of Emergency Medical Technicians

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