INTERESTED IN AN EMS CAREER?
South Carolina EMS is hiring in all 46 counties!
If you are interested in a dynamic healthcare career option with schedule flexibility, competitive benefits and pay, and a work environment unlike any other than EMS is a good fit for you! We have opportunities for on-the-job training that gets you employed while gaining your certification, free education and career advancement opportunities, and diverse employment opportunities in 911 EMS, non-emergent EMS systems, hospital based EMS systems, fire-based EMS and more! EMS can also serve as a great starting point to gain invaluable experience for transferring into other healthcare professions. We guarantee job placement!
If you're looking for a rewarding career and opportunity to be a part of something bigger than yourself while giving back to the community, we are looking for you.
EMS Job Facts
Starting in January 2022, there is free education provided at all 16 technical colleges across the state, which includes EMS programs. Learn more here.
How to Get Started
If you think an EMS career might be right for you, the first step is finding a class near you.
Follow the links on the right to view various EMS programs in South Carolina or see ways that we can help. You can also find a list of EMT, AEMT, and Paramedic courses here.
Technical institutes and community colleges will help you navigate the exam and licensure process.
Once you've completed your program, you can become certified and start your career. Learn more about certification guidelines in SC here.
The EMS field is projected to grow at 7-10% with 20,000 job openings,
HOW WE CAN HELP
1. Request a personalized consultation
2. View current job openings
3. Join SCEMSA as a Student Member
4 EMS Regional Institutions:
Training colleges across South Carolina: