Citizen's EMS Academy

About the Academy

The Citizen's EMS Academy is an interactive forum for La Porte residents to learn more about the functions and operations of EMS.

The academy is held one (1) night a week for six (6) weeks and gives the participant a unique insight into the work of an EMS agency, how the EMS system operates on a daily basis, and how to become a citizen EMS alumni. Weekly sessions will include the history of La Porte EMS, EMS operations, patient care, CPR and First Aid training, Stop the Bleed training, a tour of EMS HQ and the Dispatch Center, and a ride along with paramedics as an observer.

 The minimum age requirement is 18 years of age or older.

This course takes place on Wednesday of each week for six (6) weeks starting May 29th, 2024, through July 3rd, 2024. Graduation is July 10th, 2024.  

Registration will open on April 1st, 2024!

Application forms must be completed and submitted at La Porte EMS Headquarters located at 10428 Spencer Hwy., La Porte, Texas.

For more information, please email us or call at 281-470-0068.

 Apply for the Program