Our Team

Not only is Northern Ohio EMS Academy owned & operated by a Firefighter / Paramedic.. Our entire team at Northern Ohio EMS consists of State Certified Instructors who are all local Firefighters, Paramedics and/or Nurses, who bring their expertise and experience to each class. 

An overview of our team


Lieutenant Scott G. McMillen


Owner / CEO / Lead Instructor

Northern Ohio EMS Academy, LLC. and AA Fire Protection, LLC.

Lieutenant / Firefighter / Paramedic

Sheffield Village Fire Department (Retired)


Certifications include:


BA, 1996 Kent State University; Rhetoric and Communication


Nationally Registered Emergency Medical Technician-Paramedic Level (NREMT-P)


State Certified (EMS)

  • Paramedic
  • CPR / BLS Instructor
  • AED Instructor
  • ACLS Instructor
  • First Aid Instructor
  • Communicable Disease Instructor
  • Child Safety Seat Installation Technician

 Special Topics Instructor in the areas of:  

  • Paramedic - Cardiovascular Emergencies
  • Paramedic - Classroom Lab Skills Station
  • Paramedic - Medications / Pharmacology
  • Paramedic - Patient Assessment (Medical)
  • Paramedic - Pediatric Assessment and EMS

 State Certified (Fire)

  • Firefighter II
  • State Certified Fire Instructor
  • State Certified Fire Inspector
  • Servicing, Testing, and Installation of Portable Fire Extinguishers, NFPA 10
  • Fire Suppression System Technician/Installer, NFPA 17A
  • Commercial Fire Suppression System/Installer NFPA 17
  • Fire Alarm Technician/Installer, NFPA 72
  • Sprinkler Technician/Installer, NFPA 13
  • Fire Pump Technician/Installer, NFPA 20
  • Exit Light Service Technician

Nationally Certified Hood Cleaning / Maintenance Technician, NFPA 96


State Certified Substitute Teacher K-12