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Texas EMT & AEMT Certification and State Course Acceptance
EMT EMT Training Courses in TX

Q. Can I become a certified and licensed EMT in Texas if I pass the EMT & Fire Training EMT Course?

A. Yes. Students who graduate from our program and obtain NREMT certification will still need to become state licensed in another state besides Texas prior to applying for license through reciprocity in the State of Texas. Please contact us for details 888-783-8495.

Q. Does Texas require any extra EMT training that EFT does not provide in its course?

A. No

Q. Can I take the EMT & Fire Training Inc. 24 Hour Online EMT Refresher for Recertification in Texas?

A. Yes. Texas accepts Continuing Education that is approved by CECBEMS, and our 24 Hour Refresher and Continuing Education (CE Units) have that approval.

Q. How do I recertify for EMS in the State of Texas?

A. There are a few different options for Recertification listed in the link for your convenience.

Q. Is your AEMT Course accepted in Texas?

A. We are waiting for word from the State of Texas as to when they will be accepting this level. As of right now they are still using the Intermediate 85 level.

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.


Contact Information:

Texas Department of State Health Services
PO Box 149347
Austin, TX 78714-9347
Physical Address:
The Exchange Building
8407 Wall Street
Suite N-410
Austin, TX 78754
Phone: (512) 834-6700
Fax: (512) 834-6736
EMS Certification and Licensing
Phone: (512) 834-6700 x 2
Fax: (512) 834-6714


Q. Does the state of Texas accept IFSAC Certification for reciprocity?

A. Yes. Texas requires that you have FF-1 and FF-11, Hazmat Awareness and Operation certificates as well as EMT-Basic Training.

Contact Information

Texas Department of Insurance
State Fire Marshal’s Office
Paul Maldonado, State Fire Marshal
333 Guadalupe
Austin, TX 78701
PO Box 149221-78714-9221
Phone: (512) 305-7900
Toll Free: (800) 578-4677
Email: Fire.Marshal@tdi.state.tx.us


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