How do I become an EMT in Arizona

EMT - Emergency Medical Technician The EMT-Basic course is designed to train individuals in skills and knowledge necessary to complete the National Registry EMT examination and achieve certification as an Emergency Medical Technician.

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Arizona EMT Basic Course

  1. 1 Complete all didactic assignments online
  2. 2 Attend and complete the Skills & Clinical Week in Pearland, TX
  3. 3 Obtain your Course Completion Certificate
  4. 4 Pass the NREMT Cognitive Exam back in Arizona
  5. 5 Arizona is a reciprocity state, which means you can be easily become certified after completing our EMT course and your NREMT exam. Here are the additional requirements:

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    • 1. An application located on our web site at here
    • 2. A copy of current NREMT registration at the EMT level; and
    • 3. A legible copy of a document that proves your legal presence in the USA. This document can be a birth certificate, USA passport, etc. You can find other acceptable documents described in the public benefit eligibility list found on our web site at here
    • 4. Effective October 30, 2013, all applications must be submitted to the Phoenix Bureau office for processing. Send all applications to: Bureau of EMS & Trauma System Certification Section, 150 N. 18th Ave., Suite 540 Phoenix, AZ 85007-3248.