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Online Application & Process

Classes are held at 2284 Marietta Blvd NW. Atlanta, GA 30318.

STEP #1: APPLY ONLINE
When applying for a course please ensure that you select the correct course.
Please Note: If you are not a certified EMT you may not apply for Advanced EMT or Paramedic courses. Prior to entering the Paramedic course, the applicant must have a current Georgia/NREMT EMT-I or AEMT licensure/certification with a year of 911 experience.
STEP #2: Once you submit your application, applicants must schedule a date to take the ATI TEAS entrance exam.

UPCOMING ATI TEAS ENTRANCE EXAM TESTING DATES: Email registrar@grady-ems.org for upcoming exam dates.

STEP #3: Once the ATI TEAS entrance exam is complete. Candidates must complete Background and Drug Screening at www.advantagestudents.com.
To begin:

  • Create an account and select to “Share” your results with Grady Student Education
  • Request “Student Package” (background check & drug screen)
  • Schedule and complete a drug screening according to the Advantage Students website

We do not accept background checks or drug screens from other agencies.

STEP #4: Submit Paperwork (listed documents must be submitted together after applicant receives a passing score for the ATI TEAS exam and drug screen) to Registrar via email or in person by August 6, 2018 for classes that begin in October.

  • Copy of valid driver’s license
  • Copy of social security card
  • Copy of current medical insurance card – else signed waiver is required
  • Transcripts (unofficial is acceptable) from the highest level of education completed (GED, High School diploma, college degree or transcripts)
  • Grady EMS Physical Examination Form completed by physician
  • Completed Immunization Records (Hepatitis B, Varicella (chicken pox), TDAP, and MMR) – IF YOU DO NOT HAVE YOUR IMMUNIZATION RECORDS YOU MUST HAVE BLOOD TITERS DRAWN AT THE HEALTH DEPARTMENT TO CONFIRM IMMUNITY – NO EXCEPTIONS
  • Current AHA CPR card for Advanced and Paramedic Applicants Only
  • EMT or AEMT National Registry Certification and/or Georgia State License card for Advanced and Paramedic Applicants Only
STEP #5: PLEASE NOTE: Fees are paid in person to Registrar by credit card, debit card, personal check, cashier’s check or money order. We will no longer be accepting cash payments. Required documents must be submitted prior to payment being accepted by Registrar.
STEP #6: Students will be required to attend two Orientations prior to the start of class, one at the Hospital and one at the Academy. More information will follow in the month prior to class start date.
STEP #7: Purchase additional uniform pieces and classroom/clinical equipment (see mandatory uniform)
STEP #8: Attend class and let the learning begin!

Please do not call to check on the status of your application. If you have questions, email registrar@grady-ems.org regarding the application process, program information, or to schedule a tour.