Welcome to the Center for EMS Training

  First Aid ▪ CPR ▪ BLS ▪ ACLS ▪ PALS ▪ ITLS ▪ First Responder ▪ EMT ▪ Enhanced ▪ Intermediate ▪ Paramedic
EMS Training

3619 High Street, Suite A

Portsmouth, VA 23707

701 Industrial Park Drive

Newport News, VA 23608

Toll Free: (877) 334-2669

Local: (757) 465-0100

Fax: (757) 606-2904

Center for EMS

The Center for EMS Training is an approved American Heart Association training facility that was established to provide National Enterprise Solutions for Corporate, Allied Health, and Community programs throughout the United States. The Center for EMS Training strives to certify thousands of students in various American Heart Association courses every year.

Courses provided include: First Aid, CPR/AED, BLS, ACLS, PALS, and ECG/Pharmacology. Instructor classes are also available in BLS, ACLS and PALS.

All of our clients obtain first-hand knowledge from practicing professionals in their field of expertise.

Courses are conducted at our State-of-the-Art Training Center on an on-going basis.

Center for EMS Training

The Center for EMS/TNCC Paramedic Program is an Educational Consortium designed for the purpose of obtaining an Associate in Applied Science degree in Emergency Medical Services. Through education we prepare our students for career, occupational and professional development and advancement.

Thomas Nelson Community College

Founded in 1967 Thomas Nelson Community College is the fourth largest community college in the Virginia Community College System with an enrollment of more than 15,000 students annually. TNCC is a two-year institution of higher education accredited by the Commission on Colleges of the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools.

Committed to student success, TNCC takes great pride in providing access to quality higher education and exceptional career training to prepare students for a global society. Thomas Nelson is strongly committed to helping our students Explore opportunities for growth, Excel in their career paths, and ultimately succeeds in life. Coursework is eligible for college credit through our partnership with Thomas Nelson Community College. VCCS tuition rates are subject to change.

Bon Secours Virginia Health System 

Sentara Health Care System

Riverside Healthcare System

The EMT Paramedic program is approved for Veterans Administration Benefits.


Full and Part Time: BLS & ALS.    APPLY TODAY