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Housed within the department is the fully accredited Emergency Medicine Learning Resources Center (EMSLRC). The EMSLRC, which offered the state's first paramedic training program, has been in existence for over thirty years. The EMSLRC offers two emergency medicine technician (EMT) and two Paramedic classes per year conducted in a full-time, academy-style fashion. The EMSLRC is active in the education of University of Iowa faculty, staff, residents, and students. The center also provides the following instructional courses:
The EMSLRC houses the department's mobile simulation vehicle. This vehicle is used routinely for various educational outreach programs and events such as RAGBRAI – a worldwide bicycling attraction that sees thousands of participants from all fifty states.