LP Research Resources January 22, 2018

EMT Paramedic Training, Acadian Ambulance

Acadian Ambulance EMS tells us, “Known for our quality service and technological innovation, Acadian Ambulance Service has been an industry leader for nearly 40 years. We have a solid base of experience in dealing with disasters and other mass casualty incidents, and we also provide non-emergency medical transportation in Louisiana, Texas, and Mississippi.”  Accredited EMT training classes available.

Acadian Ambulance Service is proud of their reputation as the nation’s largest and most respected privately held medical transportation company. The Acadian Ambulance company has earned international acclaim and recognition by the U.S. Senate, Microsoft founder and author Bill Gates, Inc. magazine, and the Smithsonian Institution.

Acadian Ambulance partners with the National EMS Academy for EMT and paramedic training.  The National EMS Academy (NEMSA) was formed in 2003 by Acadian Ambulance Service and South Louisiana Community College. The Academy provides courses for entry-level EMTs and paramedics. The National EMS Academy also provides continuing education and training for a number of EMS career pathways and collaborates with other organizations with similar interests.

Currently (early 2014), Acadian Ambulance Services is offering the following (Limited Time) sign on incentives: $7,500 for Paramedics in Lake Charles, Louisiana; Baton Rouge, Louisiana; and Houma, Louisiana areas AND $10,000 for Paramedics in Southeast Texas (Beaumont area).  Check their website for the most current incentives.

Contact Information

For more information you may contact the National EMS Academy at
2916 North University Avenue, Lafayette, LA 70507
Phone: 1.866.459.3500


Acadian Ambulance Service, Inc. at P.O. Box 98000, Lafayette, LA 70509-8000
Phone: 1.800.259.3333