Schedule your EMT or Paramedic Refresher Today!

Lifework Education, previously known as the Arizona Academy of Emergency Services, proudly serves as an approved training facility for the Arizona Departments of Health Services Bureau of Emergency Medical Services. Our comprehensive EMT and Paramedic Recertification courses are fully compliant with the State of Arizona and NREMT Recertification requirements, ensuring you receive the highest quality training available.

EMT Recertification Course

Looking to recertify as an Emergency Medical Technician (EMT)? Look no further than our 24-hour EMT Refresher course, which meets the guidelines for both State of Arizona EMCT recertification and National Registry of EMTs (NREMT) recertification. NREMT recertification requires 40 hours of continuing education, and our course provides the essential 20 hours for the National Component of NREMT recertification. Plus, we offer an additional 4 hours to fulfill any State or Individual requirements you may have.

This course is tailored for current State of Arizona EMTs, current NREMT certified EMTs, students looking to regain NREMT certification, or students in need of remedial training for initial NREMT certification. To ensure a smooth registration process, please bring appropriate documentation, including a copy of your current BLS card and EMT certification, on the first day of class.

Don't miss out on securing your recertification! Register for the course now.


Paramedic Recertification Course

Enroll in our 48-Hour Paramedic Recertification course that aligns with the requirements for State of Arizona EMCT recertification and National Registry of EMTs (NREMT) recertification. To maintain your Paramedic certification, the NREMT mandates 60 hours of continuing education. Our course provides the essential 30 hours for the National Component of NREMT recertification, an additional 15 hours to fulfill the State requirement, and 3 hours towards the Individual requirement.

Whether you are a current State of Arizona Paramedic, NREMT certified Paramedic, a student seeking to regain NREMT certification, or someone in need of remedial training for initial NREMT certification, this course is designed for you. Don't forget to bring the necessary documentation, including a copy of your current BLS and ACLS card, on the first day of class.


Course Details


Emergency Medical Technician

Join our Emergency Medical Technician Classes, where you'll meet for an immersive 3-day experience from 9am to 5pm. Dive into our comprehensive curriculum designed to equip you with the necessary skills in just 24 hours. All this for an affordable cost of $250.00. Don't miss out on this incredible opportunity to kickstart your career in the medical field.



Join us for a comprehensive Paramedic program, held Monday through Friday starting bright and early at 9AM. Our intensive class runs for a total of 48 hours, providing you with the knowledge and skills needed to excel in this crucial field. The cost for this invaluable training opportunity is $545.00. Don't miss out on this chance to kickstart your career as a Paramedic!


Looking to add to your skills with additional certifications?


AHA and Red Cross Certifications

Our courses adhere to AHA and ARC requirements for BLS, PALS, ACLS, CPR, and First Aid certification.


2 Year Certification

Register and complete the course, and you are certified for two years!


Same-Day Certification Card!

Last-minute renewal? We have you covered! Just log in to our portal and download your new card.


Lifework is proud to offer our proprietary CPR and First Aid certification courses. We are also a national partner and Licensed Training Provider with the American Red Cross (ARC), and operate several American Heart Association (AHA) and Health and Safety Institute (HSI) Training Centers. All resuscitation courses follow the guidelines published by the International Liaison Committee on Resuscitation (ILCOR).

We offer several professional training programs, including EMT, CNA, Caregiver, and phlebotomy, all of which are approved by the relevant state agencies. Currently, only the paramedic program is included under the ABHES grant of accreditation.

Lifework’s paramedic program is accredited by CAAHEP under the recommendation of CoAEMSP  and institutionally accredited in Peoria, Arizona, by the Accrediting Bureau of Health Education Schools (ABHES).