Letter from the Dean: Covid update.

COVID 19 Update Current Students ¦ Prospective Students Dean’s Message The recent CDC update for San Diego County to the Orange Tier has enabled businesses, restaurants, hotels, gyms and fitness centers, places of worship, barber shops and hair salons…..the complete list can be found here:  https://www.sandiegocounty.gov/content/sdc/hhsa/programs/phs/community_epidemiology/dc/2019-nCoV/reopening.html All EMT and Paramedic Training Institutions have been deemed as “essential” training by San … Read More

We’re looking for the BEST!

EMSTA College looking to for Instructors who are looking to use the knowledge they have to help train the next generations of EMS. Shifts are flexible, spanning 4 to 6 hours in duration. No maximum on shifts you can request, minimum of 2 shifts per month to stay on active roster. Click here to fill out an application!

EMSTA Instructor wins EMS Award!

One of our top instructors here at EMSTA, Chad Arnold, has won EMS Provider of the Year with Camp Pendleton Fire. EMSTA is proud to have one of the leaders in our industry as part of our staff, teaching new paramedics. Congrats Chad!

Letter from the Dean

CORONAVIRUS DISEASE 2019(COVID19) Current Students | Prospective Students   Dean’s Message The COVID-19 emergency has affected every aspect of our lives. We’re grateful that our students remain committed to their EMS career goals. That decision has become more significant in these trying times, as our community needs EMT’s and Paramedics now! Rest assured, the shortage of EMS professionals is as real as the COVID virus. As EMSTA College slowly begins to prepare for face-to-face lecture and as the County continues to update the … Read More


We have resumed our EMT and Paramedic classes as of this month! Our lectures will be held remotely via Zoom with skills labs being at the campus. We are adhering closely to San Diego County guidelines to promote safety in the classrooms, such as masks, gloves and small group sizes. We are excited to be back in action and look … Read More

Covid-19 Closure

Our hearts here at EMSTA College go out to everyone impacted by COVID-19 (coronavirus). As both higher education professionals and healthcare professionals, we know you have been consumed with addressing the many challenges the virus is causing in your education, homes and workplaces. EMSTA College has been closely monitoring the impact of COVID-19 on our educational programs. We are enacting … Read More

Paramedic Class 33 Interviews Registering Now!

EMSTA Paramedic Class 33 is registering for interviews!  Interviews are  July 15-19, 2019.  Limited spots available, call the office or stop by to get your interview packet!  Don’t delay!

EMSTA Partners with FAHEE.org

EMSTA College is partnering with FAHEE.org (a nonprofit organization) to provide scholarship funds for EMS education!   Rick Foehr’s newly formed non-profit 501(c)3, the Foundation for Allied Health and EMS Education (FAHEE), is a public benefit charity established to provide funding for equipment and scholarships. FAHEE raises funds to secure the means and measures to make funding available for scholarships … Read More

EMSTA Passing Rates Above National Average!

EMSTA is proud to release the current statistics for our Paramedic NREMT success rates! EMSTA current passing rates are well above the national average of 72% which demonstrates how successful our paramedic program is, in terms of preparing the students to successfully pass the NREMT written certification exam. 83% First Attempt 97% Second Attempt 97% Third Attempt Here at EMSTA we’re … Read More