Paramedic Academy

Next Paramedic Courses:

April 1 2017 Night Class M/W 6:00p-10:00p & alternating Saturdays 8:00a-5:00p

*You must hold a current NREMT or TDSHS EMT certification to enroll

EMTS Academy is accredited by the Commission on Accreditation of Allied Health Education Programs ( upon the recommendation of the Committee on Accreditation of Educational Programs for the Emergency Medical Services Professions (CoAEMSP).

Recertification, Refresher and Remedial Classes

Will your NREMT expire on March 31, 2017?  You need a recertification class that meets NREMT CEU requirements.


CPR Classes

CPR Classes are held monthly on Saturdays from 9:30am until 3:00pm.  Your seat can be reserved during your EMS course registration appointment.

If you are in need of an AHA HCP CPR class and are not an EMS course student, you can reserve a seat by calling 512-255-3687

What items are required to register?

Before registering for a course at EMTS Academy, please review the items required to register and EMS course FAQs.  Registration deadlines are listed on the right. You must submit your registration form before the deadline of the course you intend to take. Questions? Contact us at 512-255-EMTS (3687) Please dial the area code even if you are in Austin.

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Welcome to EMTS Academy


  • Summer 2017 Registration is open for EMT and Paramedic classes

  • EMTS Academy is located at Texas State University's Round Rock Campus

  • Administration office hours are Mon-Fri 10:00am through 4:00pm in office 401
  • EMTS Academy is Nationally Accredited


Every Paramedic Program in Texas must be Accredited or Receive an LOR for Accreditation by Jan. 1, 2013


EMTS Academy has done just that.  CoAEMSP is promoting a high educational standard across the nation to ensure the curriculum delivered is consistent and the quality of patient care improves overall.  EMTS Academy has met the challenge.  We are successful in exceeding these new standards, improving the quality of EMS and patient care in the process.

EMTS Academy's Graduates Work


EMTS Academy graduates are employed at Williamson County EMS, Austin/Travis County EMS, St. David's Hospitals, Seton Hospitals, Scott & White Hospital, Austin Fire Department, Round Rock Fire Department, Travis County ESDs, Georgetown Fire Department, Hutto Fire Department, a variety private ambulance companies and many others.


EMTS Academy's NREMT and Course Pass Rates are Very High


Finding a balance between how many students can pass an EMS course and pass the NREMT Exam was challenging, but EMTS Academy has done just that.  On average 22 out of 25 EMT students pass the course and 94% of those will pass the NREMT exam.  18 out of 20 Paramedic students pass the course and 100% pass the NREMT exam.

Be sure to ask about these very important numbers when interviewing a school to begin your EMS education.


EMTS Academy's Reputation is Solid


Over the last 16 years EMTS Academy has built a solid reputation in the EMS community.  Our instructors are Paramedics who work full time at Williamson County EMS, Austin EMS, and Lake Travis Fire Rescue.  We're known for producing quality EMTs and Paramedics while caring about each and every student along the way.


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EMTS Academy 1555 University Blvd., Round Rock, TX 78665-8017