Texas

Texas EMS Office Contact Info

Texas Office of EMS

8407 Wall Street, Suite N-410
Austin, TX 78754
(512) 834-6700
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Texas EMS Exams Information

Texas EMR Exams

To be a licensed First Responder in Texas, all testing will be done through the National Registry at Pearson VUE testing sites. Since this exam is through the NR you must meet all requirements set forth by the NR.

For more information on the National Registry and steps to sign up for the exam go here and here.

Texas EMT Exams

To be a licensed EMT in Texas, all testing will be done through the National Registry at Pearson VUE testing sites. Since this exam is through the NR you must meet all requirements set forth by the NR.

For more information on the National Registry and steps to sign up for the exam go here and here.

Texas AEMT Exams

To be a licensed AEMT in Texas, all testing will be done through the National Registry at Pearson VUE testing sites. Since this exam is through the NR you must meet all requirements set forth by the NR.

For more information on the National Registry and steps to sign up for the exam go here and here.

Texas Paramedic Exams

To be a licensed Paramedic in Texas, all testing will be done through the National Registry at Pearson VUE testing sites. Since this exam is through the NR you must meet all requirements set forth by the NR.

For more information on the National Registry and steps to sign up for the exam go here and here.

 

Requirements for Texas EMS Certification

EMR - Emergency Medical Responder

To become a First Responder in Texas you must: be 18 years old, have a High school diploma or GED, successfully complete an approved EMS training, submit a complete application with fee, pass the National Registry exam, and submit a background check.

For more information on these requirements go here.

EMT - Emergency Medical Technician

To become an EMT in Texas you must: be 18 years old, have a High school diploma or GED, successfully complete an approved EMS training, submit a complete application with fee, pass the National Registry exam, and submit a background check.

For more information on these requirements go here.

AEMT - Advanced Emergency Medical Technician

To become an AEMT in Texas you must: be 18 years old, have a High school diploma or GED, successfully complete an approved EMS training, submit a complete application with fee, pass the National Registry exam, and submit a background check.

For more information on these requirements go here.

EMT-P - Paramedic

To become a Paramedic in Texas you must: be 18 years old, have a High school diploma or GED, successfully complete an approved EMS training, submit a complete application with fee, pass the National Registry exam, submit a background check, and submit proof of a 2-year EMS degree or 4-year degree in any field.

For more information on these requirements go here.

 

Texas EMS Programs

Type Program Address City Phone # Website
EMT, Paramedic Alvin Community College 3110 Mustang Rd Alvin 281-756-5640 website
EMT, Paramedic Amarillo College 2201 S Washington Ave Amarillo 806-354-6077 website
Paramedic Angelina College 3500 South First Street Lufkin 936-633-5420 website
EMT, AEMT, Paramedic Austin Community College 3401 Webberville Rd  Austin 512-223-5924 website
EMT, Paramedic Blinn College 8441 State Hwy 47 Bryan 979-691-2129 website
EMT, AEMT Brazosport College 500 College Dr Lake Jackson 979-230-3432 website
EMT, Paramedic Brookhaven College 3939 Valley View Lane Farmers Branch 972-860-7860 website
EMT Central Texas College 6200 West Central Texas Expressway Killeen 254-526-1888 website
EMT, AEMT, Paramedic College of the Mainland 1200 Amburn Rd Texas City 409-933-8198 website
EMT, Paramedic Collin County Community College District 2200 West University Dr McKinney 972-548-6848 website
ECA, EMT, AEMT, Paramedic Del Mar College 101 Baldwin Blvd Corpus Christi 361-698-1724 website
Paramedic El Centro College 801 Main Street Dallas 214-860-2414 website
EMT, AEMT, Paramedic El Paso Community College 10700 Gateway East El Paso 915-831-7070 website
AEMT, Paramedic Galveston College 4015 Avenue Q Galveston 409-944-1481 website
EMT, Paramedic Grayson College 6101 Grayson Dr Denison 903-463-8677 website
EMT, Paramedic Hill College 2112 Mayfield Pkwy Cleburne 817-760-5929 website
EMT, AEMT, Paramedic Houston Community College System 555 Community College Dr  Houston 713-718-7694 website
EMT, AEMT, Paramedic Howard College- San Angelo 3501 North US Hwy 67 San Angelo 325-481-8300 website
EMT, Paramedic Kilgore College 300 South High St Longview 903-753-2642 website
EMT, Paramedic Lamar Institute of Technology 802 E Lavaca Beaumont 409-839-2087 website
EMT, AEMT, Paramedic Laredo College One West End Washington Street Laredo 956-721-5397 website
EMT, Paramedic Lone Star College-Cy Fair 9191 Barker Cypress Road Cypress 281-290-5906 website
EMT, Paramedic Lone Star College-Montgomery 3200 College Park Dr Conroe 936-271-6327 website
EMT, Paramedic Lone Star College-North Harris 2700W Thorne Dr Houston 281-618-5753 website
EMT, Paramedic McLennan Community College 1400 College Dr Waco 254-299-6504 website
EMT, Paramedic Midland College 3600 N Garfield Mildland 432-685-4705 website
EMT, Paramedic Navarro College 1900 John Arden Dr Waxahachie 972-923-6447 website
EMT, Paramedic North Central Texas College 1500 North Corinth Street Corinth 940-498-6254 website
EMT, Paramedic Odessa College 201 W University Blvd Odessa 432-335-6840 website
EMT Panola College 1109 W Panola Carthage 903-693-1153 website
EMT, Paramedic Paris Junior College 2400 Clarksville St Paris 903-782-0750 website
EMT, Paramedic San Antonio College 1300 San Pedro Ave San Antonio 210-486-1502 website
EMT San Jacinto College North 5800 Uvalde Road Houston 281-998-6150 website
EMT, AEMT, Paramedic South Plains College 819 Gilbert Dr Lubbock 806-716-4635 website
EMT, AEMT, Paramedic South Texas College 1101 E Vermont McAllen 956-872-3048 website
EMT, Paramedic Tarrant County College - Northeast Campus 828 West Harwood Road Hurst 817-515-6448 website
EMT, AEMT, Paramedic Temple College 2600 South First Street Temple 254-298-8563 website
EMR, EMT, Paramedic Texarkana College 2500 North Robinson Rd Texarkana 903-823-3411 website
EMT, Paramedic Texas Southmost College 80 Fort Brown Brownsville 956-295-3511 website
EMR, EMT, AEMT, Paramedic Texas State Technical College-Abilene 650 E Hwy 80 Abilene 325-201-2605 website
EMR, EMT, AEMT, Paramedic Texas State Technical College-Harlingen 1902 North Loop 499 Harlingen 956-364-4739 website
EMT, Paramedic Trinity Valley Community College 2970 North State Hwy 19 Palestine 903-723-7052 website
EMT, Paramedic Tyler Junior College 1400 Fifth Street Hwy 64 East Tyler 903-510-2695 website
Paramedic University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio 7703 Floyd Curl Drive San Antonio 210-567-7839 website
EMT, AEMT, Paramedic Victoria College 2200 E Red River Victoria 361-572-6447 website
EMT, Paramedic Weatherford College 225 College Park Drive Weatherford 817-598-6234 website
EMT, Paramedic Wharton County Junior College 911 East Boling Hwy Wharton 979-532-6540 website

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