Oakland Community College

The Oakland Community College EMS Program offers state approved initial training and continuing education courses from the Emergency First Responder to Paramedic levels.  Students that successfully complete an initial training course and the clinical requirements will be eligible to take the National Registry examination for licensure in the State of Michigan.  The Oakland EMS Academy's continuing education classes are offered in both lecture and practical formats which are compliant with the State of Michigan’s continuing education requirements for maintaining your license.

Old AmbulanceLocated on Oakland Community College’s Auburn Hills Campus; the Oakland EMS Academy is able to offer the most progressive and up to date training available on the state of the art CREST site.  Practical instruction takes place in a bank, convenience store, motel and furnished houses.   Lectures are conducted in comfortable, climate controlled classrooms utilizing the latest in instructional presentation technology including video conferencing as wireless internet capabilities.

Whether you would like to enroll in one of our many course offerings, or you are interested in having a customized training program designed towards specific course content, the Oakland EMS Academy can meet all of your needs.  In order to register for Basic EMT or Paramedic classes a program orientation is required; to view current admission criteria to the program, please click here.  Please email or contact the program secretary Colleen Bailey at 248-232-4090 to get scheduled for a one-hour orientation session or for questions regarding registration.