Minnesota

Minnesota EMS Office Contact Info

Minnesota Office of EMS

2829 University Ave SE Suite #310
Minneapolis, MN 55414
(651) 201-2800
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Minnesota EMS Exams Information

Minnesota EMR Exams

Minnesota requires that all EMS personnel pass the NREMT exam. Register on the NREMT website to schedule a test date.

Find out more about the EMR National Registry exam here.

Minnesota EMT Exams

Minnesota requires that all EMS personnel pass the NREMT exam. Register on the NREMT website to schedule a test date.

Find out more about the EMT National Registry exam here.

Minnesota AEMT Exams

Minnesota requires that all EMS personnel pass the NREMT exam. Register on the NREMT website to schedule a test date.

Find out more about the AEMT National Registry exam here.

Minnesota Paramedic Exams

Minnesota requires that all EMS personnel pass the NREMT exam. Register on the NREMT website to schedule a test date.

Find out more about the Paramedic National Registry exam here.

 

Requirements for Minnesota EMS Certification

EMR - Emergency Medical Responder

To be eligible for registration with the Minnesota board as an emergency medical responder, an individual shall complete a board-approved application form and: successfully complete a board-approved initial emergency medical responder education program. Registration under this clause is valid for two years and expires on October 31; or be credentialed as an emergency medical responder by the National Registry of Emergency Medical Technicians. Registration under this clause expires the same day as the National Registry credential.

EMT - Emergency Medical Technician

To be eligible for certification by the Minnesota board as an EMT an individual shall: successfully complete the United States Department of Transportation course, or its equivalent as approved by the board, specific to the EMT classification; Pass the written and practical examinations approved by the board and administered by the board or its designee, specific to the EMT classification; and complete a board-approved application form.

AEMT - Advanced Emergency Medical Technician

To be eligible for certification by the Minnesota board as an AEMT an individual shall: successfully complete the United States Department of Transportation course, or its equivalent as approved by the board, specific to the AEMT classification; pass the written and practical examinations approved by the board and administered by the board or its designee, specific to the AEMT classification; and complete a board-approved application form.

EMT-P - Paramedic

To be eligible for certification by the Minnesota board as a paramedic, an individual shall: successfully complete the United States Department of Transportation course, or its equivalent as approved by the board, specific to the  paramedic classification; pass the written and practical examinations approved by the board and administered by the board or its designee, specific to the paramedic classification; and complete a board-approved application form.

 

Minnesota EMS Programs

Type Program Address City Phone # Website
EMT, Paramedic Century College 3300 Century Avenue North White Bear Lake 651-779-5743 website
Paramedic Hennepin County Medical Center 701 Park Avenue Minneapolis 612-873-9142 website
EMT, AEMT, Paramedic Inver Hills Community College 2500 East 80th Street Inver Grove 651-450-3397 website
EMR, EMT Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science 501 6th Ave NW Rochester 507-255-8078 website
EMT, Paramedic Mesabi Range College 1100 Industrial Park Drive Eveleth 218-744-7457 website
EMT, Paramedic Northland Community and Technical College 2022 Central Avenue NE East Grand Forks 218-793-2630 website
EMR, EMT Ridgewater College 2101 15th Avenue Northwest Willmar 320-234-8563 website
EMR, EMT, Paramedic South Central College 1920 Lee Boulevard North Mankato 507-389-7319 website
EMR, EMT St. Cloud Technical and Community College 1540 Northway Drive St. Cloud 320-308-5405 website

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