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ESI EMS Education Department

Emergency Services Institute EMS Education

The EMS Academy that operated out of Euclid and Fairview Hospitals will no longer be conducting any INITIAL TRAINING courses however the Medina County Career Center will continue to conduct EMT classes ONLY.

The Emergency Services Institute (ESI) EMS Education Department  will continue to provide the Online EMS Refresher courses via the Virtual Instructor Led Training (VILT) Program to all Cleveland Clinic Employees (including Regional Hospitals) and Cleveland Clinic Medical Control Squad personnel.

Please review the ONLINE REFRESHER Tab below for more details or registration.

These courses are accredited by the State Board of Emergency Services for all levels of EMS Training: Accreditation #2425- Fairview Hospital.

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Online Refresher Courses

As a Cleveland Clinic Medical Direction affiliate or employee of Cleveland Clinic Health System you are entitled to receive a complimentary EMT-Basic or Paramedic Refresher Course every 3 years to aid in the renewal of your State of Ohio and National Registry Re-Certification. We are committed to you, your education and professional development as an EMS-educated member of our pre-hospital family. Providing you with the highest caliber of education ensures that our communities in which you serve are receiving the best care available as we continue to put patients first. These ONLINE courses will be conducted through the Online Virtual Instructor Led Training program (VILT) via the new Cleveland Clinic Edvance 360 Learning Management System (LMS).

Unfortunately, we will no longer be accepting refresher applications from EMS personnel OUTSIDE Cleveland Clinic Medical Control authority.

Online EMS Refresher Courses

Open enrollment. Courses MUSTbe completed within the session time frame.