Professional and Continuing Education

Paramedic Refresher

Meets the guidelines for re-registration purposes for National Registry

The November 2017 course will incorporate the curriculum the National Continued Competency Program (NCCP). We will be following the NCCP guidelines for Paramedic Refreshers. To learn more about the NCCP click HERE

Upcoming Courses

November 14-17, 2017 $400.00
February 27-March 2, 2018 $400.00
Registration Form (PDF)


  • Lectures are scheduled from 8:00 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. each day.
  • Faculty from throughout the country present eight (8) hours of information each of the four (4) course days.
  • Information is in lecture style and does not include hands on skills stations or labs.
  • Topics are selected from the National Registry's guidelines for Paramedic Refreshers.
  • 100% attendance is required to receive the 32 hours of continuing education certificate issued by UMBC.

It is your responsibility to contact your State EMS office to confirm what is being accepted and to determine if there are additional requirements in your jurisdiction.

Course Policies

A copy of the general course policies can be viewed by clicking here.

Tuition:

Please check the individual registration forms for the fee.

Course Location

bwtech@UMBC
1450 South Rolling Road
Arbutus, MD 21227

Directions to the course location can be found by clicking here.

Time:

All classes are from 8:00 AM to 6:00 PM each day

If you need help with directions, please contact us.
Your GPS will NOT provide correct directions to the course site. Please use the directions we provide for you.

If you need additional hours, and are not available for the complete course, you can attend a portion of the Refresher. For more information please contact:

Sandy Hubbard, Administrator
EHS-PACE
(410) 455-6241

Program Goals

Faculty from throughout the country present 8 hours of information each of the 4 course days.

When used in conjunction with a 16 hour ACLS class, this course will satisfy the 48-hour DOT EMT-Paramedic refresher requirement for non-NCCP.
**Please note that for National Registry Recertification, you must have an additional 24 hours of continuing education and a skills verification.**

For NCCP states this course will provide you with 30 hours NCCR and 2 hours NCCL.
**Please note that for National Registry Recertification, you must have an additional 13 hours NCCL, and 15 hours NCCI of continuing education, and a skills verification.**

100% Attendance is Required for each of the 4 days. Participants will be issued a certificate suitable for National Registry documentation.

WE HIGHLY ENCOURAGE YOU TO READ THE INFORMATION HERE TO FAMILIARIZE YOURSELF WITH THE NCCP REQUIREMENTS.

Continuing Education Hours

This continuing education activity is approved by UMBC, an organization accredited by the Commission On Accreditation for Pre-Hospital Continuing Education (CAPCE).

UMBC, as a requirement of CAPCE accreditation, will submit a record of course completions to the CAPCE AMS. Course completion records may be accessed by or shared with such regulators as state EMS offices, training officers, and NREMT on a password-protected need-to-know basis. In addition, students may review their record of CAPCE-accredited course completions by contacting CAPCE.

Disclosure Policy

All persons who develop and/or control educational content in CME/CE activities provided by UMBC will disclose to the audience all financial relationships with any commercial supporters of this activity as well as with other commercial interests whose lines of business are related to the CME/CE-certified content of this activity. In addition, presenters will disclose unlabeled/unapproved uses of drugs or devices discussed in their presentations. Such disclosures will be made in writing in course presentation materials.