Arizona

Arizona EMS Office Contact Info

Arizona Office of EMS

150 N. 18th Ave., Suite #540
Phoenix, AZ 85007
(602) 364-3150
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Arizona EMS Exams Information

Arizona EMR Exams

Arizona does not offer EMR licenses.

Arizona EMT Exams

Arizona EMT candidates pass two examinations. The EMT practical examination testing information will be provided by your program. The National registry examination will need to be scheduled through Pearson VUE.

Find out more about the EMT National Registry exam here.

This PDF is a list of Arizona testing sites.

Arizona AEMT Exams

The National registry examination will need to be scheduled through Pearson VUE.

Find out more about the AEMT National Registry exam here.

This PDF is a list of Arizona testing sites.

Arizona Paramedic Exams

Arizona Paramedic candidates pass two examinations. The Paramedic practical examination testing information will be provided by your program. The National registry examination will need to be scheduled through Pearson VUE.

This PDF is a list of Arizona testing sites.

 

Requirements for Arizona EMS Certification

EMR - Emergency Medical Responder

Arizona does not offer EMR licenses. 

EMT - Emergency Medical Technician

To become an EMT you must be at least 18 years of age; Successful completion of EMT training from a state-approved training center or institute; Successful completion of a state-approved CPR training; Pass the NREMT examination; Provide citizenship or evidence of lawful presence in U.S.A.; Undergo a background check.

AEMT - Advanced Emergency Medical Technician

An individual may be eligible to enter an Advanced EMT program after completing EMT training. An AEMT program will be at least 244 hours, and out of those 244 hours, at least 100 hours will consist of instruction and skills training; at least 144 hours will consist of clinical and field experience. AEMTs are required to be knowledgable on IV and medication administration.

EMT-P - Paramedic

To enter a paramedic program in Arizona, a student is required to have an EMT level license or higher. The paramedic program must be at least 1,000 hours. 

Arizona EMS Programs

Type Program Address City Phone # Website
EMT, Paramedic Arizona Partnership for Paramedic Training 1833 W Main Street, Suite 105 Mesa 480-461-1806 website
EMT, Paramedic Arizona Western College 2020 S Ave 8E Yuma 928-581-7091 website
EMT, Paramedic Central Arizona College 805 S Idaho Road Apache Junction 480-677-7735 website
EMT Cochise College 901 North Columbo Sierra Vista 520-515-3612 website
EMT, Paramedic Eastern Arizona College 615 North Stadium Avenue Thatcher 928-428-8398 website
Paramedic Flagstaff Medical Center 1200 N Beaver Street Flagstaff 928-214-3647 website
EMT Glendale Community College 6000 W Olive Avenue Glendale 623-845-3290 website
EMT, AEMT, Paramedic Maricopa Community College 1202 W Thomas Phoenix 602-285-7125 website
EMT, Paramedic Mesa Community College 145 N Centennial Way Mesa 480-461-6303 website
Paramedic Mohave Community College 1971 Jagerson Ave, Building 200 Kingman 928-575-4331 website
EMT, Paramedic Northland Pioneer College PO Box 610 Holbrook 928-532-6132 website
EMT, AEMT, Paramedic Paradise Valley College 18401 North 32nd Street, LS214 Phoenix 602-787-6782 website
Paramedic Phoenix Fire Department 2425 West Lower Buckeye Rd Phoenix 602-796-5425 website
EMT, Paramedic Pima Community College 401 N Bonita Ave Tucson 520-206-3530 website
Paramedic Pima Medical Center-Mesa 957 S Dobson Rd Mesa 480-644-0267 website
EMT, Paramedic Yavapai College 1100 East Sheldon Street Prescott 928-717-7926 website

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