Certification and Accreditation

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New System: All Certification and Accreditation Applications Must Now Be Completed Online!

  • Walk-in service is NOT available.
  • Please visit the new website for all services.
  • ONLY initial EMT certifications require an in-person office visit

The County of San Diego EMS is working with local EMS partners to implement a new electronic, cloud-based data program, the CoSD Local EMS Information System (CoSD LEMSIS). The personnel credentialing module was activated January 3, 2017. More information about CoSD LEMSIS can be found here.

EMT Initial & Renewal Certification
MICN Initial & Renewal Authorization
Paramedic Initial & Renewal Accreditation

Fee Schedule
Training & Continuing Education

Click here to go directly to the CoSD LEMSIS Licensing Portal.

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PLAN EARLY! It is the responsibility of each credentialed individual to start the application process at least 60 days prior to certification/accreditation expiration date.