Congratulations on your decision to start your career in the Emergency Medical Service!
You are entering a field that is in high demand, so your chances of getting a job and becoming an Emergency Medical Technician are more than excellent! We’re here to make the process as easy and as seamless as possible for you.
We know that there’s a ton of information available to you on the Internet about how to become a EMT, however not all of it is organized and easy to understand. We’re breaking everything down for you in an easy to follow, step-by-step process so you can get started as soon as possible.
The first thing you should understand is if becoming an EMT is right for you. It’s not a job for everyone, so it would be a shame to go through all of the required training and then realize that it’s not the right fit for you.
To get an idea of what’s involved, you can read the Emergency Medical Technician job description.
Next, you have to realize that the requirements to become an EMT differ from state to state. Some states require training before you can apply, while others don’t require any special training and you can apply right away.