LP Research Resources April 27, 2017

EMT & Paramedic Training, Courses, Schools & Info – Updating Now

Information to guide you towards EMT and Paramedic training, including courses and schools, can be found on this website. You will also find detailed information and requirements for your state. Certified schools, their admission requirements, and contact references are also available. Currently, we are in the process of adding & updating all states and schools, and their particulars.  Please check […]

EMT Training – Your First Step Towards a Paramedic Career

Paramedic and EMT training and certification is considered an ideal career for many people; however the prerequisites and the path towards certification can be complex and even confusing. The required education varies by certification level and course requirements, together with specifics required by each school. Furthermore, states and countries have their own education and training accreditation mandates. […]

EMT to Paramedic Courses—How to begin Your Training

It’s a myth – do not believe that you can become a paramedic solely on the fact that you are a firefighter or First Responder – this misinformation has been around for years. Truth is, EMS training goes considerably above and beyond volunteering as a firefighter, First Responder, or related position. Volunteering in such as role as […]

Online EMT Training Courses

EMT and First Responder training and  are the initial steps towards Paramedic Licensure and certification. Yet, obligations, demands, and conflicting activities and schedules can make this seem unachievable. Don’t abandon a career goal becoming an EMT or paramedic. EMS, EMT (Basic, Advanced, and Intermediate), and paramedic training courses are available online. When your current circumstances […]

Does EMT Training Require a College Degree?

Do I need a college degree to be an EMT or Paramedic? –  this is the question frequently asked by those considering an EMS career.  Answer: not necessarily, and not in every state or country, but let’s discuss the details. EMT and paramedic certification each require particular instruction and educational or academic courses as a […]

EMS Practice Tests

Testing for any NREMT exam can be nerve-racking regardless of how prepared you are.  Confidence and peace of mind can be yours prior to testing if you take advantage of a practice test, especially those that give you immediate test grading. Many tests provide a detailed cumulative test scoring and test tracking; perfect feature because […]

EMT Paramedic Training in Alabama

EMS training, licensing and certification in the state of Alabama are governed by the Alabama Department of Health Office of Emergency Medical Services and Trauma. This state bureau must approve all the applicants, as well as their certifications, before the individual can be employed in the state of Alabama as an EMT. This agency oversees […]

EMT Paramedic Training in Alaska

EMT and Paramedic training in Alaska is considered a professional career move, consisting of specific educational requirements providing the state of Alaska with the very best EMS services. Alaska EMT and paramedic training, licensing and certification are governed by two agencies.  First Responders are certified by the Department of Health and Social Services, which governs the […]

EMT Paramedic Training In Arizona

EMT and paramedic training, licensing and certification in the state of Arizona are governed by the Bureau of Emergency Medical Services and Trauma System. The bureau is a subdivision of the Arizona DHS (Department of Health Services). This state bureau must approve all the applicants and certifications before the individual can be employed in the […]

EMT Paramedic Training in Arkansas

EMT and paramedic training, licensing and certification in the state of Arkansas are governed by the Arkansas Emergency Medical Services and Trauma Systems – which is a division of Arkansas Health and Human Services. They are responsible for licenses, reviewing course and curriculum materials, complaint investigations as well as technical assistance to hospitals, EMT candidates […]

EMT Paramedic Training In California

The state of California has one of the largest EMS services in the entire country and the state is continually hiring certified EMS personnel. EMT and paramedic training, licensing and certification in the state of California are governed by the Emergency Medical Services Authority or EMSA. This state bureau has the responsibility of managing the […]

EMT Paramedic Training in Colorado

EMT and paramedic training, licensing and certification in the state of Colorado are governed through the Colorado Board of Health, Colorado Dept. of Public Health and Environment: Emergency Medical and Trauma Services. This state bureau must approve all the applicants and certifications before the individual can be employed in the state as an EMT. During the past […]

EMT Paramedic Training in Connecticut

EMT training and EMT paramedic training, licensing, instructor courses, and certification in the state of Connecticut are governed by the Connecticut Department of Health Emergency Medical Systems. This state bureau system must approve all the applicants, as well as their certifications, before the individual can be employed in the state as an EMS provider. As […]

EMT Paramedic Training in Delaware

EMT training and EMT paramedic training, licensing, and certification in the state of Delaware are governed by the Division of Public Health under Delaware Health and Human Services and the Delaware Office of Emergency Services (DOEMS). Delaware has three levels of training certification: First Responder, EMT-Basic, and EMT-Paramedic. The State of Delaware requires all paramedics […]

EMT Paramedic Training in Florida

EMT and paramedic training, licensing and certification in the state of Florida are governed by the Florida Department of Health Services. EMS Testing and Certification functions within the Florida Department of Health have moved to the Division of Medical Quality Assurance. This state bureau must approve the EMT training to be sure it is accredited […]

EMT Paramedic Training in Georgia

EMT courses, licensing, and certification in the state of Georgia are governed by the Georgia Department of Emergency Medical Services, a Division of Georgia Public Health. The Georgia Office of Emergency Medical Services and Trauma oversees the EMS training for the state. The state of Georgia also requires individuals who have completed GA EMT training […]

EMT Paramedic Training in Hawaii

The state of Hawaii has two levels of training certification: EMT and EMT-Paramedic (also known as Mobile Intensive Care Technician). EMT training and EMT paramedic training and licensing vary state to state, but Hawaii is governed by the Hawaii Dept. of Commerce and Consumer Affairs- EMS and Injury Prevention System. It follows the guidelines for […]

EMT Paramedic Training in Idaho

EMT training and EMT paramedic training, licensing and certification in the state of Idaho are governed by the Idaho Department of Health Office of Emergency Medical Services and Trauma. This state bureau must approve all the applicants, as well as their certifications, before the individual can be employed in the state of Alabama as an […]

EMT Paramedic Training in Kentucky

EMT and paramedic training, licensing and certification in the state of Kentucky are governed by the Kentucky Board of Emergency Medical Services (KBEMS). Kentucky has four levels of EMT training certification: • Emergency Medical Responder (not the same as First Responder) • Emergency Medical Technician (EMT) • Advanced Emergency Medical Technician (AEMT) • Paramedic The state also has certification […]

EMT Paramedic Training in Louisiana

EMT and paramedic training, licensing and certification in the state of Louisiana are governed by the Louisiana Dept. of Health, Bureau of EMS (Emergency Medical Systems). This state bureau must approve all the applicants and certifications, before the individual can be employed in the state as an EMS service provider. The state of Louisiana and the […]