Emergency Medical Services Institute

We provide On-Site NYS written certification examination testing for all our students!

Paramedics and EMT's are Allied Health professionals who treat a cross-section of patients in advanced life support primarily in pre-hospital settings. They perform a wide variety of emergency medical services including working as part of a health care team. Providing continual evaluation and assessment of patient needs and informing attending doctors of the patient’s progress and response to treatment.

Additional Health Sciences Program Offerings:
The EMS Institue also offers American Heart Association courses; as well as Defensive Driving Courses.

All our EMS programs use an interactive on-line Learning Management System (LMS) allowing the student to be able to take quizzes at their leisure and in their home or using our computer center located at the Dr. Bartilucci Center. Students are required to have computer access for any of our courses.

EMS programs for 2014
We are very proud to say we trained over 450 EMS students in 2013. We hope you find a program to suit your needs. Please feel free to down load it and give it to a friend who might be interested in the field of EMS.

EMS 2014 Programs

Department Hours and Contacts
Regular Business Hours


Monday - Thursday 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. Friday 8 a.m. to 3 p.m.

Dr. Andrew J. Bartilucci Center
175-05 Horace Harding Expressway
Fresh Meadows, New York 11365


The Emergency Medical Service Institute does not discriminate on the basis of sex, race, national origin, religion, age, political beliefs, handicap, or any other factor, in its employment practices or in its policies relating to recruitment of students. We do reserve the right to revise tuition and fees without prior notice if it becomes necessary.

The St. John's University Emergency Medical Service Institute Paramedic Program 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).

Commission on Accreditation of Allied Health Education Programs
1361 Park Street
Clearwater, FL 33756