EMS Academy

Why is the Waterford EMS Academy the finest EMS education facility in Michigan?

9 out of 10 graduates of the Waterford EMS Academy pass the National Registry exams

By comparison, a higher percentage of Waterford EMS Academy graduates pass their National Registry exams and obtain their EMS license than any other EMS school in Michigan. 

How to Apply...

To submit an application or for further information, please contact Jim Cooper, Academy Director, at (248) 618-7569.

CE Credits

Continuing Education (CE) credits available - $10.00 per credit hour.

Contact Jim Cooper, Academy Director, at (248) 618-7569 for more information. View the schedule.

Upcoming Courses

The next EMT class will be held from September 1 to December 15, 2022. Please email Capt. Jim L. Cooper if you are interested in attending the class. 


american_heart_association_logo-1-300x200CPR, BLS, and First Aid Courses

Click here to register for CPR/AED Courses

Click here to register for BLS Courses

Click here to register for First Aid Courses

NREMTOnline I/C Continuing Education Credits

State of Michigan approved continuing education for I/Cs is now available online. Click here for more information.

Basic EMT Course

For more information click here or contact Academy Director Jim Cooper at (248) 618-7569.

Computer Adaptive Testing

The Waterford EMS Academy is the first EMS school to implement a comprehensive Computer Based Testing system for all testing purposes and the first to adopt a Computer Adaptive Test (CAT) as the final exam, better preparing students for the National Registry. For more information contact Jim Cooper, Academy Director, at (248) 618-7569.