EMT Accreditation


Orange County EMT Accreditation 

To be eligible for accreditation to practice in Orange County, the EMT must meet all of the following:

  • Possess a valid, current State of California EMT certificate
  • Not be precluded from accreditation to practice as an EMT for reasons defined in Section 1798.200 of the Health and Safety Code
  • Attend an OCEMS Approved EMT Accreditation course made up of the OCEMS EMT expanded scope of practice
  • EMT’s applying for local accreditation must complete requirements per OCEMS Policy #415.00 OCEMS Accreditation to Practice- EMT.


Online Licensing

Orange County EMS provides applications for each of the licensing levels through our online licensing system which is available 24 hours per day 7 days a week at:

OCEMS Online Licensing System