Oregon

Oregon EMS Office Contact Info

Oregon Office of EMS

800 NE Oregon Street, Suite #305
Portland, OR 97232
(971) 673-0520
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Oregon EMS Exams Information

Oregon EMR Exams

To become an EMR in Oregon you must successfully pass the National Registry exam. To apply for the exam you must contact the National Registry and set up an account then contact Pearson VUE to schedule a time to take the exam.

For more information on the National Registry and the EMR exam in Oregon go here and here.

Oregon EMT Exams

To become an EMT in Oregon you must successfully pass the National Registry exam. To apply for the exam you must contact the National Registry and set up an account then contact Pearson VUE to schedule a time to take the exam. The practical exam is coordinated through your program. When an application to conduct a course is submitted by a school, a date is selected for the class licensing exam. All EMT practical exams close 3 weeks prior to the scheduled exam.

For more information on the National Registry and the EMT exam in Oregon go here and here.

Oregon AEMT Exams

To become an AEMT in Oregon you must successfully pass the National Registry exam. To apply for the exam you must contact the National Registry and set up an account then contact Pearson VUE to schedule a time to take the exam. The practical exam is coordinated through your program. When an application to conduct a course is submitted by a school, a date is selected for the class licensing exam. All AEMT practical exams close 4 weeks prior to the scheduled exam.

For more information on the National Registry and the AEMT exam in Oregon go here and here.

Oregon Paramedic Exams

To become a Paramedic in Oregon you must successfully pass the National Registry exam. To apply for the exam you must contact the National Registry and set up an account then contact Pearson VUE to schedule a time to take the exam. The practical exam is coordinated through your program. When an application to conduct a course is submitted by a school, a date is selected for the class licensing exam. All Paramedic practical exams close 4 weeks prior to the scheduled exam.

For more information on the National Registry and the Paramedic exam in Oregon go here and here.

 

Requirements for Oregon EMS Certification

EMR - Emergency Medical Responder

To become an EMR in Oregon you must: be 16 years or older, have a current certification from the NREMT, current CPR certification, submit a $45 license fee, and have a current government ID.

For more information on requirements for EMRs in Oregon go here.

EMT - Emergency Medical Technician

To become an EMT in Oregon you must: be 18 years or older, proof of a High School diploma (or equivalent), have a current certification from the NREMT, current CPR certification, submit a $110 license fee, and have a current government ID.

For more information on requirements for EMTs in Oregon go here.

AEMT - Advanced Emergency Medical Technician

To become an AEMT in Oregon you must: be 18 years or older, proof of a High School diploma (or equivalent), have a current certification from the NREMT, current CPR certification, submit a $125 license fee, and have a current government ID.

For more information on requirements for AEMTs in Oregon go here.

EMT-P - Paramedic

To become a Paramedic in Oregon you must: be 18 years or older, proof of a High School diploma (or equivalent), have a current certification from the NREMT, current CPR certification, submit a $290 license fee, and have a current government ID.

For more information on requirements for Paramedic in Oregon go here.

 

Oregon EMS Programs

Type Program Address City Phone # Website
EMT, AEMT, Paramedic Central Oregon Community College 2600 NW College Way Bend 541-383-7751 website
EMT, AEMT, Paramedic Chemeketa Community College 4000 Lancaster Drive NE Salem 503-399-2664 website
Paramedic College of Emergency Services 11178 SE Hwy 212 Clackamas 971-409-2855 website
EMT, AEMT, Paramedic Lane Community College 4000 E 30th Ave Eugene 541-521-4377 website
EMT, Paramedic Oregon Health and Science University/Oregon Institute of Technology 27500 SW Parkway Avenue Wilsonville 541-399-0130 website
EMT, AEMT, Paramedic Portland Community College 705 N Killingsworth St Portland 971-722-5533 website
EMT Rogue Community College 7800 Pacific Ave White City 541-245-7967 website
EMR, EMT, AEMT, Paramedic Southwestern Oregon Community College 1998 Newmark Ave Coos Bay 541-888-1554 website
Paramedic Umpqua Community college 1140 Umpqua College Road Roseburg 541-440-7680 website

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