Q. Can I become a certified and licensed EMT or AEMT in Montana if I pass the EMT & Fire Training EMT or AEMT Course?
A. Yes. To become an EMT or an AEMT in Montana you must hold a current National Registry registration card that is equal to or greater than the level of care you are applying for.
Q. Does Montana require any extra EMT training that EFT does not provide in its course?
Q. How do I recertify for EMS in the State of Montana?
A. License renewal can be done online and requires you to maintain your NREMT or NRAEMT Certification.
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.
EMS & Trauma Systems Section
MT Department of Public Health & Human Services
PO Box 202951
Helena MT 59620
Phone: (406) 444-3895
Fax: (406) 444-1814
Q. Does the state of Montana accept IFSAC Certification for reciprocity?
A. Yes. FSTS offers a testing program, which recognizes demonstrated professional competence. FSTS issued a total of 44 professional training certifications in 2007. Fire service personnel are tested against standards for various levels and specialties and recognized with a certificate for success. The program is accredited by the International Fire Service Accreditation Congress (IFSAC), and the National Board for Fire Service Professional Qualifications.
If you need extra preparation or help to pass your firefighter exams we can help. Our fire fighting questions and study guide are written by a staff of Nationally Certified Firefighters with over 20 years of experience and this experience is included in our examinations. Each question is based upon the NFPA 1001 Standard for Fire Fighter Professional Qualifications. This national standard is used by most fire departments to certify at the Firefighter 1 and Firefighter 2 levels. http://www.fire-fighter-exam.com/
Allen Lorenz, State Fire Marshal
Fire Prevention and Investigation Section
Division of Criminal Investigation
Department of Justice
2225 11th Avenue
P.O. Box 201415
Helena, MT 59620-1415
Phone: (406) 444-2050
Fax: (406) 444-2759