General Information

Sponsored by
Western Regional EMS Inc 1002 Church Hill Road Pittsburgh, PA 15205 412/494-5572

General Information

EMS Update 2024 is scheduled to be held March 21-24, 2024. We are proud to have Western Regional EMS Inc. as the sponsor and producer of this event. WREMS is a non-profit organization devoted to sponsoring educational activities on behalf of EMS West.

Most classes count toward continuing education requirements for EMRs, EMTs, AEMTs, Paramedics, PHRNs, PPHEs and PHPs as defined by the Pennsylvania Department of Health, Bureau of Emergency Medical Services. Continuing education credits also may be applied to EMS certifications from other states. Check with your state agency.


Registration for EMS Update 2024 will open January 8, 2024.


EMS Update 2024 Conference Selection Committee members include: Larry Pantuso (chairperson), Justin Beal, Dawn Buck, Robbin Cessna, Alex Cutsumbis, Diane Fitzhenry, Doug Garretson, Jonathon Jenkins, Richard Kaufman, Jonathan Madaras, Thomas McElree, Gregory Porter, Tiffany Rohde-Wyant, Brian Shaw, and Dr. Richard Wadas.
Class schedules and faculty are subject to change.
WREMS does not permit auditing of classes.


Tuition for EMS Update 2024 will include continuing education credit where approved and class materials.


EMS West is co-ordinating the education component of EMS Update 2024. EMS West has applied for the maximum continuing education credits from the Pennsylvania Department of Health, Bureau of Emergency Medical Services.


Information on this website, and specifically this page, will change at our discretion. More information to come!