emt-b

  1. Salty Fox

    Gold Cross, SLC UT

    So I just accepted a job with them. I'm going in as an EMT-B, and they're going to pay for me to move up to EMT-A which will also come with a pay raise. From what I could tell at the interview, my boss is a pretty straight shooter. Can anyone tell me anything about them? Any one else work for...
  2. AZEMSPRO

    EMT-B Schooling

    Any advice for the FNG who is just about to start EMT school? *Things to pay special attention to* *Study Practices* Any advice is helpful.
  3. R

    Questions from a high school student

    Hey all, I'm a HS student in Arizona and it's nearing that time where I need to figure out what to do with my life. My dad was a FF/EMT for years before I came along and is pushing me to go the EMS route instead of law enforcement. Through my county I can get my EMT-B by the time I graduate for...
  4. K

    Good EMT companies to work for in the Denver area?

    Hey all, I'll be moving out to CO in the next few months...probably somewhere in the greater Denver area, but CO Springs or anywhere else really is an option (further towards/in the mountains the better). Anyone have thoughts on what private companies are good to work for out there at the EMT-B...
  5. S

    BLS CPR/AED Recertification

    My CPR cert expires in a few months but I really want to get the recertification knocked out ASAP before school starts back up for me. The company I work for says they don't have any recertification classes right now but suggested searching the internet (which didn't help me). Any ideas on how I...
  6. S

    Got a phone call saying I could lose my certification...

    I'm currently with a station on probation. I got my EMT certification through them. Due to family circumstances, I now live an hour away and it's really hard for me to do things. I have been considering quitting. Today, someone called and warned me that if I don't complete my service hours, I'll...
  7. A

    "Fresh out of EMT school" Tips and tricks for the new EMT

    Hello everybody!! My name is Albert Reyes and I am an EMT here in the city of San Jose, Ca for the past 16 years with seven of those being an FTO. I have a passion to help new EMTs when transitioning into their first day in EMS. Because of this passion I have recently published a book called "...
  8. W

    Is TCC the only EMT-B program south of seattle?

    I have been searching high and low for EMT-B programs in Washington State, and the only on I can find is Tacoma Community College. AMR says they have locations in southern WA but none are offering courses. Does anyone know of any programs I am missing. I am registered as #20 on the TCC waitlist...
  9. C

    EMT Work Opportunities During the Summer

    Hi! I am getting my EMT-Basic certification this semester at college, I was hoping to gain a part time job working in the Georgia, South Carolina area with this certification since I will also be taking college classes during May and June. I would have approximately four months that I would be...
  10. M

    Chicago EMT info

    Hi i was just wondering if anyone out there could give me any info about EMT jobs in Chicago/Chicago area I have my EMT licence for Illinois and all that. Im planning on moving out there and already have some interviews set up. I know nothing about the area, would like to work for a company that...
  11. R

    Where to take EMT Refresher or CE? In Cali

    hello, I'm wondering where I can take an EMT Refresher or CE course? I live in West Covina California. My NREMT cert expires March 2017. I've been googling and found one school that offers a refresher course but it's super far! The rest of the results are for online schools and other random...
  12. P

    Job Interview Questions (Stanislaus County--Modesto)

    I just finished obtaining all that I need in order to work as an EMT-I here in Stanislaus County and now plan on applying to various companies/agencies and hospitals, particularly in Modesto. I am awre of the tests that they give you and I am not too concerned about them. My only concern is the...
  13. J

    Advice for EMT-B Student

    Hello, I am a student taking a emt-b course. What do you suggest I do to study and how? I'm new to emt life also.
  14. sack jears

    Bvm for newbies

    As an emt fresh from the national registry without any job experience I've never bagged a patient. I imagine it's much harder to get a good seal and chest rise than it is on our mannequins at school. Is it more difficult than what I've been taught? Tips and tricks? This may be a simple question...
  15. umami

    EMT-B NREMT Prep Materials

    Hello. Are there any good pocket guides or study materials that anyone can recommend for studying for the EMT-B computer-based test? I signed up for 30-day membership on EMTprep.com. I just want some small resource that has helpful information/refreshers...
  16. C

    Concurrent EMT-B/IV cert & IV approval

    My question today is twofold. First of all, I know how essential it is to be IV certified when looking for your first EMT-B job and that it really gives you a leg up on the other candidates. I am taking my EMT-B class in the fall, and then in the spring, the IV certification class goes from...
  17. J

    American to Australia?????

    So, I am currently a student in Colorado, and I (like everyone else in america) am wanting to become a paramedic. I have just graduated from Fire Academy I, and was about to enroll into EMT-B, but was not sure if I should wait and just do it in AU? I have tried to research everything I can and...
  18. C

    Bachelor's Degree, then EMT-B?

    Hi everyone! I'm Charity, and this is my first post here. I'm currently finishing up my bachelor's degree in Integrative Physiology at the University of Colorado Boulder at 19! When finished, I'm planning on beginning my education for EMS at Pikes Peak Community College (this fall). I know that...
  19. N

    Military ELS/Entry Level Separation want to become EMT/Paramedic

    I currently live in Illinois if anyone can help me. I enlisted when i was 18 and received an ELS for PTSD. I was going through tough times and i just wanted to get out. I completed boot camp and made it half way through SOI. I wanted to know if this would prevent me from obtaining an EMT-B and...
  20. J

    Interview Prep Advice

    Good Evening, I am asking for advice and pointers to better prep myself for an upcoming job interview. I am interviewing with one of the most busy trauma hospital in NJ for an EMT-B position. What should I have prepare for such a big interview? Skills I should brush up on ? Facts, policy...

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