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“My name is John Woods and I’m an EMT in Bremerton, WA. I have spent the last 8 years in the military, but decided I wanted to get out and directly help people, but I wasn’t sure how. I applied for a firefighter position, thinking it would be fun, and I had no idea what I was getting into. The fire was fun, but my true passion was the medical side. I quickly desired to obtain my EMT, and get into the field! I attended the EMT class at Everett Community College, and worked hard throughout the course to do my absolute best, studying over the material on my days off and running training scenarios in my head. This worked very well for me, but when it came to...

“I started to get into the world of EMS after having very close friends who are employed at various Fire Department’s around the area where I currently live. So I decided that in the spring/summer of 2014 that I will attend EMT-Basic school. Class was great and at times it was difficult. Towards the end of class was when they revealed the so-called “horror” stories of the NREMT exam and shared a few ideas on how to stay calm through the exam. After successfully completing the EMT program I quickly scheduled and took my first NREMT exam. Long story short, I failed miserably.

After that I told myself that maybe this career choice is not for me. Seven...