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October 18, 2018

Student & Provider Education

To obtain an EMS license in the state of Idaho, an individual must successfully complete an EMS course from an Idaho approved EMS Education Program, hold a current EMS license in another state, or hold a current National Registry Emergency Medical Technicians certification. 

Education Institutions

Successful completion of the National Registry of EMT’s (NREMT) computer based written examination and the psychomotor examination is required to apply for an Idaho EMS license. The psychomotor and written exams must be successfully completed within twelve (12) months of each other and within two years of initial EMS course completion.  For information on upcoming exams, please contact the Bureau of EMS and Preparedness.

Written Exam Testing Vouchers

 

Landing Zone, Extrication Awareness, and POST-Physician Orders for Scope of Treatment

Go to TRAIN Idaho (use Internet Explorer 7 or higher or Google Chrome). If you had an account at Idahoprepares.com use your email address and password from your Idahoprepares.com account to access TRAIN Idaho. If you did not have an account with Idahoprepares.com or you are unable to log in, set up an account with TRAIN Idaho.

Hazmat

HazMat Training

Safe Haven

Idaho Safe Haven Act

Incident Command

Introduction to Incident Command System (ICS 100)
NIMS-An Introduction (IS-700)

Pediatric Training Opportunities

NOTE: The links below may require creation of a user profile.

https://www.boundtreeuniversity.com/

https://training.fema.gov/

http://www.continuingeducation.com/

http://www.jems.com/ems-training.html

https://www.smiths-medical.com/
*Airway for BLS and ALS require Instructor Assessment post webinar*

Education Program

EMS Education Programs in Idaho must be approved by the Bureau of EMS and Preparedness for successful graduates of EMS courses to be eligible for a standardized certification exam. Qualifying EMS Agencies, Hospitals, State Governmental Entities, and Schools are eligible for approval as an EMS Education Program and must be approved before requesting an EMS course.

National EMS Education Standards

EMR AEMT
EMT
 Paramedic

Beginning/Completion Roster and Attendance Record

Beginning Course Roster-Contact the Bureau at 1-877-554-3367 if you need a roster

Course Completion Roster-Contact the Bureau at 1-877-554-3367 if you need a roster

New Instructor Application in IGEMS

Vehicle Extrication Awareness Instructor Guidelines

Instructor Orientation (Education Program Orientation Course)

Go to TRAIN Idaho (use Internet Explorer 7 or higher or Google Chrome). If you had an account at Idahoprepares.com use your email address and password from your Idahoprepares.com account to access TRAIN Idaho. If you did not have an account with Idahoprepares.com or you are unable to log in, set up an account with TRAIN Idaho.

Ambulance Based Clinician (ABC) Curriculum currently unavailable. Contact the EMS Bureau at 208-334-4000 with questions about becoming an ABC.

Optional Module Resources

Optional modules (OMs) are skills identified by the EMS Physician Commission that exceed the floor level Scope of Practice for EMS personnel and may be adopted by the agency medical director. Requirements, training, and exam information for adopting OMs are available on the Optional Module Resources page.

EMR Ambulance Certification

After completing the EMR Ambulance Certification Curriculum one may apply for certification in IGEMS.

EMR Ambulance Certification Curriculum

EMS - Rules Definitions

EMS - Agency Licensing Requirements

EMS - Personnel Licensing Requirements

If you have questions regarding this Certification, please contact us by calling 1(208)334-4000 or by emailing us at IdahoEMS@dhw.idaho.gov.