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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 Dakota Office of Emergency Medical Services Requirements
Continuing education hours must be earned and used within the same biennial recertification period (April 1st-March 31st). 44:05:03:05.07.
Requirements for Paramedics:
60 hours every two years. Chapter 36-4B-27. Distance CME recommends this program Refresher
Requirements for Advanced EMTs (AEMT):
50 hours every two years. Chapter 36-4B-27. 44:05:03:05.07. Distance CME recommends this program Refresher
Requirements for EMTs:
24 hours every two years. 44:05:03:05.07. Distance CME recommends this program Refresher
Requirements for EMRs:
16 hours every two years. 44:05:03:05.03. Distance CME recommends this program Refresher
For more information visit: The Office of Emergency Medical Services