Critical Care Paramedic (CCP) Course March 26th -April 05, 2018

The Critical Care Paramedic Education Program was developed at the EMS Learning Resources Center in 1996 (updated 2017) and has gained national recognition. Is designed for experienced paramedics and offers hands-on critical care instruction. This intensive, 94-hour program includes classroom instruction, hands-on labs and clinical observation (24 hours) and covers a wide variety of topics. This meets Iowa state requirements for Critical Care Paramedic endorsement and meets national preparation requirements for certification exams for EMS critical care.

Eligibility Requirements

Be a national standard paramedic (Nationally Registered or Paramedic in Iowa) or RN
Should have two years of EMS experience
Be current in ACLS
Have had PHTLS certification at least once in your career.

Iowa Endorsement

Upon successful completion of all the training program's requirements, individuals may apply for Critical Care Paramedic Endorsement attached to their Paramedic Certification in the state of Iowa.

Continuing Education

The University of Iowa EMS Learning Resources Center awards 94 CEHs for students who complete the entire course. (70 formal hours and 24 informal)


This course will meet on the weekdays only, not on Saturday and Sunday.

  • When

  • Monday, March 26, 2018 - Thursday, April 5, 2018
    8:30 AM - 4:30 PM
    Central Time

  • Where

  • UIHC EMS Learning Resources Center
    200 Hawkins Drive
    South 6 General Hospital
    Iowa City, Iowa 52242

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