Georgia students EMT and AEMT Online Class Information
Q. Can I become a certified and licensed EMT or AEMT in Georgia if I pass the EMT & Fire Training EMT or AEMT Course?
A. Yes. The state of Georgia requires individuals who are seeking licensure to have a current National Registry of Emergency Medical Technicians (NREMT) certificate. When you complete a course with EMT & Fire Training and pass your NREMT practical and cognitive exams, you will be NREMT certified and ready to apply for licensure with the state of Georgia.
Georgia 2011 Provider Level Updates: http://ems.ga.gov/index.asp
Q. Does Georgia require any extra EMT or AEMT training that EFT does not provide in its coursse?
Q. How do I recertify for EMS in the State of Georgia?
A. 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.
Q. I failed the NREMT exam 3 times already. Will your 24 Hour Online EMT Refresher allow me to retest with the NREMT?
A. Yes. 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.
Q. I failed the NRAEMT exam 3 times already. Will your 36 Hour Online AEMT Refresher allow me to retest with the NREMT?
A. Yes. Once you pass 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.
Q. Will your 36 Hour Online AEMT Refresher allow me to recertify as an Advanced EMT?
A. To recertify with the National Registry as an AEMT you will need to complete the 36 Hour AEMT Refresher, an additional 36 Continuing Education (CE’s) hours, and have a current CPR Certification. If you are doing this Refresher for State Licensure, please check with your state first to see if they will accept this 36 Hour Online AEMT Refresher that is CECBEMS approved and NREMT accepted.
Georgia Office of EMS and Trauma: www.ems.ga.gov
Georgia Association of EMS: www.ga.ems.com
2600 Skyland Drive
Atlanta, Georgia 30319
Phone: (404) 679-0547
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