How to Become an EMT in Texas

How to Become an EMT in Texas

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In most states including Texas you are eligible to apply for a license after receiving approval from the National Registry of Emergency Medical Technicians (NREMT).

Here are the steps:

  1. Turn 18 years of age
  2. Graduate High School or obtain a GED or homeschool equivalent
  3. Attend a school approved by the Texas Department of Health Services (DSHS) and obtain a Certificate of Completion
  4. Pass the NREMT Psychomotor Exam
  5. Pass the NREMT Cognitive Exam
  6. Apply for a Texas state license