214.703.8445 x 111
Karen Franks |


Thursday, January 4, 2018
8 am to 5 pm and

Friday, January 5, 2018
8 am to 12 pm

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CAAHEP Accreditation Workshop
for Paramedic Programs


There is no required advance homework in preparation for the workshop; however, the attendee is encouraged to:

  1. Download the Self Study Report that is appropriate to their program.
  2. Familiarize yourself with the CoAEMSP website. CoAEMSP has a plethora of resources, many of which will aid you through the accreditation process and beyond.
  3. Review the articles and tools.
Please bring your laptop.

Space is limited:  We have a maximum capacity of 50 attendees, so please reserve your spot early!  Registration will automatically close when all seats are filled or on December 27, 2017, whichever comes first.


This workshop is designed to educate attendees on the CAAHEP accreditation process, including the self study, site visit, and maintaing accreditation.

 The following will be addressed:

  • Overview of the accreditation process
  • Resources
  • CAAHEP Standards and Guidelines (2015)
  • CoAEMSP Interpretations of the 2015 CAAHEP Standards
  • Site Visits
  • Site Visit Findings Letters & Progress Reports
  • Annual Reports
  • Deal Breakers & Other Stumbling Blocks



The registration fee includes breakfast, lunch and breaks each day.

Registration will close on December 27, 2017 at 5:00 pm CENTRAL time or when all seats have been reserved, whichever comes first. Registrations received and paid before December 5, 2017 by 5:00 pm CENTRAL time  are eligible for the Early Bird rate of $350.  Please note: to take advantage of the Early Bird rate, payment must be received (not post-marked) by this date.

Between December 6 and December 27, 2017 the registration fee is $395. All payments must be RECEIVED (not postmarked) within 60 days of registration or by the close of business on December 27, 2017 (whichever comes earlier). 

Payment is requested by credit card (or PayPal account) via PayPal at the time of registration. You do NOT have to have a PayPal account if you wish to pay by credit card.

Any payment made by check must be RECEIVED (not postmarked) on or before December 15, 2017; after December 15 all payments must be made via PayPal.  Please mail your check to the CoAEMSP Executive Office (8301 Lakeview Parkway Suite 111-312, Rowlett, TX 75088) for manual processing.  If you require a Purchase Order first, contact Ruth Crump at 214.703.8445, ext. 116 as soon as possible after registration so that she can send you the required information. 

If you need an invoice, please send an email to Karen Franks at

Registrations cancelled within 30 days of the workshop start date are subject to a $50 cancellation fee; alternatively you can elect to have your funds held for a future workshop within one year and the $50 cancellation fee will be waived.  Any cancellations made within 7 days of the workshop will not be refunded, and cannot be applied to a future workshop.  Any registrations which remain unpaid by 5:00 pm CENTRAL time on December 27, 2017 will be automatically cancelled to allow wait-listed attendees to register.


Rosen Plaza Hotel
9700 International Drive
Orlando, FL 32819



Discounted room rate is $133/night plus tax until December 14, 2017. When calling to make reservations, ask for the following group rate to receive the discounted rate: COMMITTEE ON ACCREDITATION OF EDUCATIONAL PROGRAMS FOR EMERGENCY MEDICAL SERVICES PROGRESSIONS- CAAHEP Accreditation Workshop.

When reserving a room online, the discounted rate will automatically be applied. The discounted rate is good for two days prior and two days after workshop dates. Self parking is available for $8/day for overnight guests.

Space is limited! We have a maximum capacity of 50 attendees, so please reserve your spot early!  Registration will automatically close when all seats are filled or on December 27, 2017  at 5:00 pm CENTRAL, whichever comes first.