Nevada

Nevada EMS Office Contact Info

Nevada Office of EMS

4150 Technology Way Suite #101
Carson City, Nevada 89706
(775) 687-7590
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Nevada EMS Exams Information

Nevada EMR Exams

The NREMT exam is required for Nevada EMR licenses. Successful completion of these examinations is required to apply for a Nevada EMS license. All candidates must register online with NREMT: Instructions for candidate registration for the computer-based written examination at a Pearson VUE Test Center.


A practical examination is a separate event from the written. All practical examinations require pre-registration with a completed application. This must be done in advance to guarantee a spot in the exam. Some host sites charge a fee for the practical examination. It is the candidates’ responsibility to arrange for fee payment with the host site. The practical exam schedule is posted on the Education webpage and updated weekly. 

Find out more about the EMR National Registry exam here.

Nevada EMT Exams

The NREMT exam is required for Nevada EMT licenses. Successful completion of these examinations is required to apply for a Nevada EMS license. All candidates must register online with NREMT: Instructions for candidate registration for the computer-based written examination at a Pearson VUE Test Center.


A practical examination is a separate event from the written. All practical examinations require pre-registration with a completed application. This must be done in advance to guarantee a spot in the exam. Some host sites charge a fee for the practical examination. It is the candidates’ responsibility to arrange for fee payment with the host site. The practical exam schedule is posted on the Education webpage and updated weekly. 

Find out more about the EMT National Registry exam here.

Nevada AEMT Exams

The NREMT exam is required for Nevada AEMT licenses. Successful completion of these examinations is required to apply for a Nevada EMS license. All candidates must register online with NREMT: Instructions for candidate registration for the computer-based written examination at a Pearson VUE Test Center.


A practical examination is a separate event from the written. All practical examinations require pre-registration with a completed application. This must be done in advance to guarantee a spot in the exam. Some host sites charge a fee for the practical examination. It is the candidates’ responsibility to arrange for fee payment with the host site. The practical exam schedule is posted on the Education webpage and updated weekly. 

Find out more about the AEMT National Registry exam here.

Nevada Paramedic Exams

The NREMT exam is required for Nevada Paramedic licenses. Successful completion of these examinations is required to apply for a Nevada EMS license. All candidates must register online with NREMT: Instructions for candidate registration for the computer-based written examination at a Pearson VUE Test Center.


A practical examination is a separate event from the written. All practical examinations require pre-registration with a completed application. This must be done in advance to guarantee a spot in the exam. Some host sites charge a fee for the practical examination. It is the candidates’ responsibility to arrange for fee payment with the host site. The practical exam schedule is posted on the Education webpage and updated weekly. 

Find out more about the Paramedic National Registry exam here.

 

Requirements for Nevada EMS Certification

EMR - Emergency Medical Responder

To become a licensed EMR in Nevada you must successfully complete an EMR program, pass the National Registry exam, and provide a copy of your CPR card.

For more information on Nevada's EMR requirements go here.

EMT - Emergency Medical Technician

To become a licensed EMT in Nevada you must successfully complete an EMT program, pass the National Registry exam, and provide a copy of your CPR card.

For more information on Nevada's EMT requirements go here.

AEMT - Advanced Emergency Medical Technician

To become a licensed AEMT in Nevada you must successfully complete an AEMT program, pass the National Registry exam, and provide a copy of your CPR card.

For more information on Nevada's AEMT requirements go here.

EMT-P - Paramedic

To become a licensed Paramedic in Nevada you must successfully complete a Paramedic program, pass the National Registry exam, provide a copy of your CPR, ACLS, PALS, and ITLS card

For more information on Nevada's Paramedic requirements go here.

 

Nevada EMS Programs

Type Program Address City Phone # Website
EMT, AEMT, Paramedic College of Southern Nevada 6375 West Charleston Blvd Las Vegas 702-651-7542 website
EMT, Paramedic NCTI-Las Vegas 8650 West Tropicana Ave Las Vegas 702-998-4150 website
EMT, AEMT, Paramedic REMSA 450 Edison Way Reno 775-741-7482 website
EMT, Paramedic Truckee Meadows Community College 18600 Wedge Pkwy Reno 775-336-4272 website

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