Emergency Medical Technician (EMT) - Skills Verification - California

From: $150.00

Note: Classes are 3 Hour Blocks

These sessions are designed for currently certified EMT’s who have already met the CEU requirements for recertification and only need to obtain CA State and/or NREMT skills verification. Verification of skills competency shall be valid for a maximum of two (2) years for the purpose of applying for recertification. Skills competency will be demonstrated by direct observation of a simulated patient contact (skills station).

If a candidate fails to perform an individual skill to an appropriate level of competency, then he or she will be given one remedial attempt. Remediation is limited to one attempt per skill.

Session includes skills verification of the updated 2019 Scope of Practice Requirement for California certified EMT’s covering naloxone administration, epinephrine administration, and Blood Glucose monitoring. No refunds will be offered for partial or unsuccessful completion of skills competency verification.

Description

Emergency Medical Technicians (EMT) Recertification.

Note: Classes are 3 Hour Blocks

CURRENT EMTs OR WITHIN 6 MONTHS OF EXPIRATION

To be recertified as an Emergency Medical Technician (EMT) in the State of California you must complete and submit.

  1. As of July 1, 2010 all EMTs recertifying are required to have submitted to a Department of Justice (DOJ) and Federal Bureau of Investigations (FBI) Live Scan background check.
  2. Twenty-four (24) hours of Continuing Education hours or an approved EMT Refresher Course (24hours).
  3. Skills Competency Verification form, EMSA-SCV (08/10), with original signatures. This form MUST be the current 08/10 version to be accepted.
  4. Current and valid CPR for the Healthcare Provider card or equivalent.
  5. DOJ and FBI Live Scan Request Form BCII 8016 for an EMT that has not previously submitted to a Live Scan background request for certification or recertification as an EMT in the county you wish to work.

INTRUCTIONS FOR EMT EXPIRED SIX TO TWELVE MONTHS

  1. All of the above.
  2. Additional 12 Continuing Education hours (total 36).

INSTRUCTIONS FOR EMT EXPIRED TWEVE TO 24 MONTHS

  1. All of the above.
  2. Additional 12 Continuing Education hours (total 48).
  3. Apply for and receive your National Registry EMT – Basic card.
  4. Submit to a DOJ and FBI Live Scan background check.

INSTRUCTIONS FOR EMT EXPIRED OVER 24 MONTHS

  1. Complete an EMT Course.
  2. Apply for and receive your National Registry EMT – Basic card.
  3. Submit to a DOJ and FBI Live Scan background check.
  4. Follow Initial EMT process.