Licensing Board/Branch Policies

The Emergency Medical Assistants Licensing Board approves policy within its legal authority under the Emergency Health Services Act and Emergency Medical Assistants Regulation.


EMALB 2014-12 IV Start Requirement (PDF, 300KB)

EMALB 2015-03 Training Program Review Policy (PDF, 298KB)

EMALB 2016-08 Class Codes (PDF, 290KB)

EMALB 2016-09 Program Completion Certificates/Transcripts (PDF, 290KB)



BC Provincial Examination Guidelines for EMR and PCP (PDF, 2MB) 

EMALB 2011-01 Candidate Code of Conduct (PDF, 287KB)

EMALB 2012-02 Failure to Attend and Late Cancellation of Examinations (PDF, 286KB)

Updated 2022-08-31 EMALB 2013-04 Special and Remote Sessions (PDF, 283KB)

EMALB 2016-15 EMA First Responder Licensing Examinations – Roles for Proctors and Examiners (PDF 487KB)

Updated 2022-08-31 EMALB 2018-03 Examination Order Requirements for Emergency Medical Responders (PDF 138KB)


EMALB 2021-03 Pilot Policy EMR Challenge (PDF, 169KB)

EMALB Guideline - Utilizing “bystanders” while providing Emergency Health Services (PDF, 128KB)

EMALB 2013-01 Minimum Age Requirement (PDF, 282KB)

EMALB 2019-02 Determining Good Character (PDF, 254KB)

EMALB 2015-02 Out-of-Province and Out-of-Country Applicants (PDF, 524KB)

EMALB 2016-05  EMA FR Initial and Renewal Licensing Requirements (PDF, 248KB)

EMALB 2016-06 Licence Reinstatement (PDF, 221KB)

EMALB 2017-04 Revoked Licence - Reapplication (PDF, 104KB)

EMALB 2016-12 Out of Province Re-Application (PDF, 292KB)

EMALB 2016-13 Removing a Licence Suspension (PDF, 301KB)

EMALB 2016-16 EMA's Duty to Report (PDF, 414KB)

EMALB 2017-03 Emergency Childbirth (PDF, 315KB)

EMALB 2018-02 Licence Endorsements (PDF, 298KB)

EMALB 2019-01 Medical Assistance in Dying MAiD (PDF, 173KB)

EMALB 2019-03 Procoagulants (PDF, 153KB)

EMALB 2019-04 Downgrading a Licence to EMA FR (PDF, 186KB)

EMALB 2022-01 Out of Province Assessments (PDF. 172KB)

Continuing Competence

EMALB 2017-01 Continuing Competence Requirements (PDF, 454KB)


EMALB 2016-17 Authorization of Representative in EMA Complaints Process (PDF, 279KB)