EMS Follow-Up Requests

2024 Refresher Conference

The Central Iowa EMS Directors Association is hosting the Refresher Conference (formerly known as the National Registry Refresher).  This conference is open to all EMS providers.


When: February 2nd, 3rd, and 4th, 2024 (8:00-5:00PM each day)

Where: Iowa Methodist Education and Research Center, Thompson Auditorium, 1200 Pleasant Street, Des Moines, Iowa

Cost:  $75 daily, $150 full 3 days.

  • PayPal accepted and preferred for payment at time of registration. Direct billing is available for services only, tuition must be paid in full by the start of the refresher program.
    • Refunds are not available once registration is closed.
  • Registration starts at 7:30am each day.
  • Parking is available in the visitor ramp on the west end of the hospital complex. Take the elevator to the Ground Level.
  • Portions of the program shall include both a basic and advanced track.
  • Additional information on # of CEH’s and Nursing CEU’s will be provided and posted to the CIEMSD website when confirmed.
  • Lunch and refreshments for breaks shall be provided each day.
  • Must attend full day to receive nursing credit, no partial credit will be provided.
  • Cancellation due to weather will be notified through the CIEMSD website and through local TV outlets.
  • If you have questions, or desire additional information, please contact us at: training@ciemsd.org