Dr. William Wennen is RETIRING!
After 34 years as Medical Director for the University Fire Department
Friday, Jan 9th 2pm-4pm at University Campus Fire Station
611 N. Chandalar, Fairbanks AK
(1 day permits available- contact 474-5770)


State Regulation Update-Recertification Changes:
No longer required to take recertification exam
Select the above link for more information.
Other changes include online certification for EMT 1's & adoption of National EMS Education Standards for EMT 1 Course
Instructions for online and paper certification are posted on the
EMS Unit Webpage
Or Select this link for:
Instructions on how to Register & Submit Application



The 21 stAnnual Interior EMS Symposium will be held March 25 – 28th, 2015.  The 25th and 26th will be Pre-Symposium days, with the main Symposium being held on Friday and Saturday March 27th and 28th. Vendor information is on line.

Links to Ebola and Information -
Courtesy of the State EMS OFFICE



Our Mission

The Interior Region EMS Council strives to reduce the human and economic costs of accidents and illnesses through continual improvement of emergency care and education.

Our Goals

Training: To provide and facilitate appropriate and sustainable training for EMS providers and the public in the region.

Data Collection: To Promote Research and Data Collection Relevant to EMS.

Equipment: To provide appropriate and sustainable equipment for EMS providers and systems in the region and to serve as a regional center for distribution of surplus equipment.

Communications: To promote adequate EMS communications systems throughout the region for EMS providers and the public.

Community Outreach: To educate and promote awareness of EMS issues and systems on the part of the public, policy makers and EMS services and develop new and maintain existing EMS systems in the region