San Mateo County EMS Agency (EMS Agency) is the designated local
authority for EMT certification and Paramedic local
accreditation. Please see the appropriate section below for
information on licensure and accreditation in San Mateo County.
**COVID-19: EMS Personnel License Extensions**
with the Governor’s 3/30 Executive
Order (N-39-20) and
3/30 direction from the State of California EMS Authority,
all EMTs with licenses expiring for
March, April, May, and June of
2020 have been extended to July 31, 2020.
San Mateo County EMS requests that all active EMS personnel
expiring for the period above refrain from
submitting applications for renewal until June 1,
You may check your current status on the California
EMS Personnel License Verification page.
We will continue to hold EMT in-person application hours
each Friday by appointment for first time/initial
certification applicants or those applying for reinstatement.
Please contact us to 650-573-2009 to schedule.