FAQ

Q: Where are the training sites located?

A: You can find the training site locations under the training opportunities tab on www.emswv.com.

Q: How do I apply for training?

A: Once you know which training site you would like to apply to, you can contact the site directly for more information on training.

Q: How do I advance my career in EMS?

A: Please visit the Pathways to Careers tab on the EMS WV site to find information on career advancement.

Q: Where do I receive my medic bag?

A: Please talk to the director of your agency for information pertaining to the medic bags.

Q: I let my EMT/Paramedic certification expire; how can I get recertified?

A: Please contact the office of EMS who handles recertifications at:

West Virginia Office of Emergency Medical Services
350 Capitol Street
Room 425
Charleston, WV 25301

Toll Free:             1-888–747-8367
OEMS Phone:    (304) 558-3956

Q: The training site in my area is full, what do I need to do?

A: Please contact the site to see if they are offering any more classes. If not, please call another close training facility.