The state of Georgia requires individuals who are seeking licensure to have a current National Registry of Emergency Medical Technicians (NREMT) OR NRAEMT certificate. When you complete a course with EMT & Fire Training and pass your NREMT or NRAEMT practical and cognitive exams, you will be NREMT certified and ready to apply for licensure with the state of Georgia.
Recertification: Effective July 1, 2015, OEMS has adopted the NREMT renewal cycle for all EMS personnel licensed by the department.
Complete 40 hours of approved (in writing by the department, a regional medical director, or a local medical director) continuing education for every 24-month period of the license renewal cycle. The CEU credits must include: Cardiac Care, Pediatric care, and Trauma Care. CPR certificate and ACLS training or equivalent in addition to 40 required biennial hours.
Once you pass our 24 Hour EMT Online Refresher course you will have 3 more opportunities at taking the NREMT Exam. The Course is accepted by the NREMT and covers all 24 hours of the Mandatory Core and Content required. To insure that you pass on your next attempt you can practice for the exam with our test prep site.
After passing our 36 Hour AEMT Online Refresher course you will have 3 more opportunities at taking the NRAEMT Exam. The Course is accepted by the NREMT for both AEMT and I85 and covers all 36 hours of the Mandatory Core and Flexible Core Content required. To insure that you pass on your next attempt you can practice for the exam with our test prep site.
you have failed your National Registry Paramedic Exam 3 times, use our
Paramedic Refresher for 3 more opportunities to test along with our Paramedic Test Preparation.
Georgia Office of EMS and Trauma
2600 Skyland Drive NE-Lower Level
Brookhaven GA 30319-3640
Phone: (404) 679-0547
Fax: (404) 679-0526
Email | firstname.lastname@example.org
Hours of Operation | 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Q. Does the state of Georgia accept IFSAC Certification for reciprocity?
A. Yes. Georgia Firefighter Standards and Training Council will grant reciprocity for IFSAC certified firefighters, if the proper seals and certificate numbers are present.
For instructions visit www.gfstconline.org.
Georgia Firefighter Standards and Training Council
1000 Indian Springs Dr.
Forsyth, Georgia 31029 Or
Link for Procedures, Forms, Applications & Resource Documents: http://ems.ga.gov/programs/ems/policy.asp
Link for Online Licensing Forms: http://ems.ga.gov/programs/ems/licensing_forms.asp
Georgia Department of Community Health Contact Information: http://ems.ga.gov/programs/ems/contactus.asp
Link for Specific Rules and Regulations: http://rules.sos.state.ga.us/cgi-bin/page.cgi?g=DEPARTMENT_OF_HUMAN_SERVICES%2FPUBLIC_HEALTH%2FEMERGENCY_MEDICAL_SERVICES%2Findex.html&d=1