Iowa Department of Public Health Bureau of EMS Requirements

Iowa licensees must renew every 2 years.  IAC 641-131.4(4).
 
Requirements for Paramedic Specialists: 60 hours of continuing education every two years.  IAC 131.4(5)(b)(5).
 
Requirements for Paramedics: 48 hours of continuing education every two years.  IAC 131.4(5))(b)(4).

Requirements for EMT-I/AEMT:  36 hours of continuing education every two years.  IAC 131.4(5)(b)(3).

Requirements for EMTs: 24 hours of continuing education every two years.  IAC 131.4(5)(b)(2).

Requirements for EMT-Defibrillator: 24 hours of continuing education every two years.  IAC 131.4(5)(b)(2).
 
Requirements for EMT-Ambulance: 24 hours of continuing education every two years.  IAC 131.4(5)(b)(2).
 

Requirements for EMR: 12 hours of continuing education every two years.  IAC 131.4(5)(b)(1).

 

For more information visit: The Iowa Department of Public Health Bureau of EMS