Why Choose Us?

Expert Instructors– Learn from Art Durbin who has over 37 years of experience in EMS as well as 30 years teaching EMT and EMS courses in a variety of classroom and real-world settings.

Affordable– Although life saving techniques are priceless for those who employ or benefit from them; we know they also have to be accessible. That is why we do everything in our power to bring world class EMT, PALS, and ACLS classes at the most affordable prices around.

Hands-On Training– SoCal EMS Training Institute arranges externships that provide students the experience and exposure they need to acquire the jobs they want. While the foundation of your education has to be taken care of in the classroom there is no substitute for hands on instruction.

EMT Students Doing Chest Compressions

About Southern California EMS Training

SoCal EMS Training Institute is conveniently located in the community of Wildomar, California. We provide numerous types of EMS education including EMT training, EMT refresher, BLS CPR, ACLS, PALS, Basic Arrhythmia and other continuing education courses to those currently working in or new to the healthcare profession. We also offer low cost classes with start times that often work around the typical Monday –Friday work schedule to promote convenient access to those with busy lifestyles. The SoCal EMS Training Institute curriculum was established by experienced registered nurses and paramedics who have over 50 combined years of experience working and teaching in the emergency medical field.

Emergency Medical Technician or EMT is considered an entry level position into the field of emergency medical services. Being certified as an EMT is a prerequisite to paramedic and provides the person with the opportunity to seek employment in emergency departments, ambulance services and fire services.

If you are a student wanting to start a career in the medical field or a healthcare professional in need of recertification in various courses then you need to give SoCal EMS Training Institute serious consideration to accomplish those goals NOW. Why wait for overcrowded college classes that can’t provide enough courses due to funding issues? Our pricing is competitive in that it includes the e-text book with online course access, equipment, and uniform shirt needed by the students. We are at a lower cost than other private courses and many community colleges who all require the student to purchase their own books separately. Our courses are more readily available and offered throughout the year with evening and weekend classes available to you can keep your current job while training to be a EMT.

SoCal EMS Training Institute is a family-owned educational center that understands the needs of our students. You receive exactly the same certifications as you would from large corporate schools at a significantly less expensive cost.

SoCal EMS Training Institute focuses on proficiency. We create a positive learning environment with classroom lecture and true to life scenario skills rooms. Our programs are completed in 10 weeks not semesters all while providing an environment that cultivates student success.

Our staff members are all highly qualified and possess years of experience in the healthcare field. All of our instructors are licensed Registered Nurses and Paramedics. All of our primary instructors also possess formal teaching credentials and continue to strive for excellence. Our goal is to facilitate your learning experience to assist you toward achieving your vocational goals.

SoCal EMS Training Institute uses instructors that have achieved the highest levels of expertise in their field. Learn from Art Durbin, a registered nurse and paramedic with over 37 years of experience in EMS as well as over 30 years teaching EMT and other EMS courses.

Have Questions? We’re here to help.

Give us a call to find out more about EMS training options.

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See what our students have to say:

Awesome school! Kim and all of the instructors are great people that really care.

Alan Hinton, Five Star Google Review

Great school, great instructors. They really care. I took the night class.

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Great school, the instructors care and are all ways willing to help you out.

Shaun Cristan, Five Star Google Review

Great school, great instructors. Looking to start a career in EMS this is a great place to start.

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