EMTprep Free Training Materials

Our Free Training Materials include articles, test day tips, study guides and training videos as well as words of advice for both your NREMT journey and EMS career.


In this video, we walk you through what preload is and some common things that can affect it. This video is specifically provided by EMTprep to assist Members in preparing for the NREMT exam and related skills sheets and for no other purpose. NREMT study aids and resources provided by EMTprep are not intended to provide training for life-saving techniques, emergency response training, or any other type of medical training.

In this video, we describe how typical BVM ventilations should occur in adult patients who have been intubated. This video is specifically provided by EMTprep to assist Members in preparing for the NREMT exam and related skills sheets and for no other purpose. NREMT study aids and resources provided by EMTprep are not intended to provide training for life-saving techniques, emergency response training, or any other type of medical training.

In this video, we show you what it looks like when a heart experiences a left circumflex myocardia infarction. This video is specifically provided by EMTprep to assist Members in preparing for the NREMT exam and related skills sheets and for no other purpose. NREMT study aids and resources provided by EMTprep are not intended to provide training for life-saving techniques, emergency response training, or any other type of medical training.

This video will help clear up some of the misconceptions about bundle branch blocks. It will also give you some tips and tricks for remembering them when tested on the material, or when you see one in real life. This video is specifically provided by EMTprep to assist Members in preparing for the NREMT exam and related skills sheets and for no other purpose. NREMT study aids and resources provided by EMTprep are not intended to provide training for life-saving techniques, emergency response training, or any other type of medical training.

In this video, we review the most commonly used acronyms in EMS. SAMPLE, OPQRST, AVPU, SOAP, AEIOU-TIPS, DCAP-BTLS, BSI. Remember, always follow your local protocols.

In this video, we demonstrate how to place a CAT tourniquet. This video is specifically provided by EMTprep to assist Members in preparing for the NREMT exam and related skills sheets and for no other purpose. NREMT study aids and resources provided by EMTprep are not intended to provide training for life-saving techniques, emergency response training, or any other type of medical training.

In this video, we review the best place to put your hands when performing CPR. This video is specifically provided by EMTprep to assist Members in preparing for the NREMT exam and related skills sheets and for no other purpose. NREMT study aids and resources provided by EMTprep are not intended to provide training for life-saving techniques, emergency response training, or any other type of medical training.

            Talking to other people who had gone through paramedic school gave me the impression the commitment was going to be very difficult and scary. Many of my peers gave me the impression that if you want to be successful you would not have any free time or be able to work outside of school. These conversations created fear, leading me to wait five years before entering a paramedic program following the completion of my EMT program. I knew I wanted to be a paramedic, but what if I wasn’t successful?

            To preface this article, I worked for 5 years in an emergency veterinary clinic, followed by 5 years as a scribe in the emergency room...

You have been accepted into a paramedic program and are excited, but maybe a bit nervous. What do you do now? How will you be successful? This article will hopefully give you some tips for succeeding in paramedic school. Programs can vary in length, hours spent in class, and the number of days per week spent in class. It is important to understand the time commitment. Learning to prioritize school while maintaining a work-life balance (especially if you have a family and full-time job as well) can be extremely challenging. Effective time management, knowing your learning style, and not being afraid to make mistakes are crucial elements to being...

There are several things that go into giving an effective HEAR report. The purpose of a HEAR report is to let the hospital know:

  • What type of patient you are bringing in
  • What resources or type of room they may need
  • How quickly they need to be seen by a doctor on arrival

Your HEAR report allows the hospital to allocate resources and staff to the highest priority patients. If you do not give them an adequate or accurate picture they cannot triage the department effectively.

Aspects of the perfect HEAR report are:

  1. Know what you are going to say before you key the mic or dial the phone.
    • You must plan what you will say so that you do not waste...