EMS Academy

University of Cincinnati EMS Academy is a free educational program providing in-person and virtual education in prehospital medicine and care.

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  • UC online courses are asynchronous, self-paced modules that you can complete in 2 hours. 
  • Upon successful completeion of a course evalution and self-knowledge check, you will recieve a Certificate of Completion. 
  • Live sessions the 3rd Thursday of each month
  • 9:30 am - 11:30 am EST

Join Live Online via Zoom

Meeting ID: 836 6145 3103, Passcode: EMSGR

Continuing Education Credits

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As of June 2020, if you complete the course evaluation and attest to your participation, you should receive a certificate within 5-10 minutes which will be sent to the email address you provide; let us know if you have trouble.

Note: the system is capped at 100 certificates per day. If you fill out the form and don’t receive a certificate, be sure your email address was entered correctly, and try again in about 24 hours.


About Your Instructor

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Walter C. Lubbers

Assistant Professor of Clinical, COM Emergency Medicine

Medical Sciences Building


Dr. Walter Lubbers, MD is a emergency medicine specialist in Cincinnati, OH. He currently practices at DEPT OF EMERGENCY MEDICINE. Dr. Lubbers is board certified in Emergency Medical Services.