The EMA Licensing Branch has developed forms to streamline the process for licence applications, exam requests, contact information updates, first responder course results, out-of-province transfers, and continuing competence requirements.
Complaint Registration Form
Anyone may make a complaint regarding the conduct or competence of a first responder or paramedic that is licensed in British Columbia.
Contact Information Change/Update
If you have changed your name or address or if you have employer information to add or update, please submit this form to notify the EMA Licensing Branch of these changes.
Request for Licence Extension
If you are unable to complete the licence renewal process prior to your licence expiring, use this form to request an extension of up to 60 days.
If you no longer wish to practice as an EMA, use this form to notify the EMA Licensing Branch that you wish to give up your licence.
Examinations and Course Results
Request for Evaluation
Use this form to request a written, practical and/or jurisprudence exam.
Application for Entry to Practice Exam
Use this form to be scheduled for your COPR entry to practice written exam.
Request for Exemption for an Unattended Practical Examination
If you were unable to attend your practical exam with less than 7 days notice to the branch, use this form to request that the exam date not be counted as an attempt at the exam process by supplying the reasons you were unable to attend the scheduled exam.
First Responder Course Results
You can use the first responder course results form to submit course results directly to the EMA Licensing Branch and your recognized training agency.
Application for Initial Licence or Licence Reinstatement
Use this form to apply for an initial emergency medical assistant (EMA) licence or to reinstate a previous licence.
Application for Licence Renewal
Use this form to apply for an emergency medical assistant (EMA) licence renewal.
COPR Labour Mobility
All applicants that are authorized to practice outside of B.C. are required to complete a verification of registration form for each jurisdiction they are authorized to practice in. The applicant should complete part A of this form and the registering body should complete part B and submit to our office.
Licence for Student Request
Authorized training agencies can use this form to notify the branch of upcoming class practicums and and on car sessions requiring student licences at the PCP, ACP, ITT, and CCP levels.
EMAs in shortfall for continuing competence requirements should complete this form to request adjudication. Please make sure that you submit your supporting documentation along with the form.
Training Recognition Application Package
Training Institutions applying for the board’s recognition for any training program are required to submit the training recognition application package to the branch for review and recommendation. Programs are initially recognized for a maximum of two years and program renewals for a maximum of five years.
Program Change Application
Training Institutions making any of the following changes to a program currently recognized by the EMA Licensing Board are required to submit the program change application: