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Distance CME by OnCourse Learning offers continuing education courses that are nationally accredited by CECBEMS/CAPCE and the PA DOH BEMS. In addition, Distance CME is accepted by the National Registry as an F-5 VILT course, and are accepted hour for hour. Take the entire 48-hour refresher, 24-hour Refresher, NCCP/NCCR, or Critical Care courses 100% online and your hours count just like they would if you were sitting in a classroom in front of an instructor. Eliminate travel and sitting in classes taking time off from work. Although we strive to keep everything updated Please check with your state EMS Representative for the most current re-certification information.

South Carolina Department of Health and Environmental Control, EMS Training Requirements

Paramedics, AEMTs, and EMTs in South Carolina must recertify every four (4) years from the date of issuance and must maintain current NREMT certification. SC Code § 44-61-80(E)

National Continued Competency Program (NCCP) to maintain NREMT certification and South Carolina state licenses.

Requirements for Paramedics:

Valid NREMT Paramedic (or greater) certification card SC R.61-7 Section 903(A)(2) Distance CME recomends this program Refresher
60 hours every two years


Requirements for AEMTs:

Valid NREMT-AEMT (or greater) certification card SC R.61-7 Section 903(A)(2) Distance CME recomends this program Refresher
50 hours every two years


Requirements for EMTs:

Valid NREMT-EMT (or greater) certification card SC R.61-7 Section 903(A)(2) Distance CME recomends this program Refresher
40 hours every two years


For more information visit: South Carolina Department of Health and Environmental Control, EMS Training

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