Transition Course

Who needs the NREMT Transition Course?

EMT-B to Emergency Medical Technician

All NREMT-Basics who had expiration dates of March 31, 2011 or March 31, 2012 have two registration cycles (four years) to complete a state approved Emergency Medical Technician-Basic (EMT-B) to Emergency Medical Technician (EMT) transition course in order to be eligible for National EMS Certification as an Emergency Medical Technician (NREMT).

EMT-Paramedic to Paramedic

All NREMT-Paramedics who had expiration dates of March 31, 2011 or March 31, 2012 have two registration cycles (four years) to complete a state-approved Emergency Medical Technician-Paramedic to Paramedic transition course in order to be eligible for National EMS Certification as a Paramedic (NRP).

What happens if I don’t complete the NREMT Transition course?

Candidates who do not include successful completion of a state approved transition course from EMT-Paramedic to Paramedic will be issued National EMS Certification as an Advanced Emergency Medical Technician (NRAEMT) upon reaching their expiration date of March 31,2015 or 2016.  Candidates who do not include successful completion of a state-approved transition course from EMT Basic to EMT will be issued National EMS Certification as an Emergency Medical Responder (NREMR) upon reaching their expiration date of March 31, 2015 or 2016.

 

(EMTs and Paramedics are eligible to take the same course)

Transition Course – $75

Feb 22 – 1 pm – 5 pm

or

Mar 24  – 1pm – 5 pm