Paramedic Class

This page contains information about the Silver Cross EMS System’s Paramedic Education Program

Recent graduates of the SCEMSS Paramedic program should contact their Paramedic Class Instructor for letters of good standing when needed to join another System for employment with one of those System’s departments.

Our 2017-2018 Paramedic Class began May 17, 2017 and will graduate on May 11, 2018. This class meets on Monday, Wednesday, and Friday from 9am-1pm in our SCEMSS Education Center located on the Hospital’s grounds in New Lenox in a separate building called the Business Center just North of the ER. The address for the SCEMSS Education Center classroom is 710 Cedar Crossings Drive, New Lenox, IL 60451.

Our offices have been receiving many phone calls and emails regarding the next round of applications for the 2018/2019 Paramedic Education Program.

We are very excited to see such a high level of interest and enthusiasm from those wishing to apply.

Applications for the 2018/2019 Paramedic Education Program are expected to become available in January 2018.  The minimum requirements for application will be 18 years of age or older, high school diploma or GED, current EMT-B license in good standing with the State of Illinois.  Other requirements or prerequisites will be specified on the application.

Thank you,

Bill Kallal, Education Coordinator

At this time there is no further information available about the 2018/2019 Paramedic Program. Keep checking back here because this is where the information will be posted the moment it is available.


Silver Cross EMS Paramedic Education Program ~ Attend Lectures for CE 

You may attend our paramedic class lectures for Continuing Education hours.  Class times for the 2017-2018 class is 9am-1pm Monday, Wednesday, and Friday.

Email for a current class schedule prior to attending.

PRINT THIS blank CE Sheet and bring with you for the Instructor to sign as verification.


For additional information regarding the SCEMSS Medic Class contact Bill, the Education Coordinator at 815-300-7425 or


The Silver Cross EMS System Paramedic Education Program is accredited by the Commission on Accreditation of Allied Health Education Programs ( upon the recommendation of the Committee on Accreditation of Educational Programs for the Emergency Medical Services Professions (CoAEMSP).

Commission on Accreditation of Allied Health Education Programs

1361 Park Street

Clearwater, FL 33756


To contact CoAEMSP:

8301 Lakeview Parkway Suite 111-312

Rowlett, TX 75088


FAX 214-703-8992