Emergency Medical Technician
Alaska Department of Health & Social Services
Division of Public Health
Emergency Program Section/EMS
P.O. Box 110616
Juneau, AK 99811-0616
phone: (907) 465-5467
fax: (907) 465-4101
Exam $25 initial and recertification
$10.00 written examination retest
- Applicants for emergency trauma technician (ETT) need a minimum of 40 hours of training. (note: ETT is not a level of certification)
- Applicants for EMT-I need 120 hours of training and a CPR credential.
- EMT-II applicants need 170 total hours of training (120 hrs of EMT-1 plus 50 hrs of EMT-2), have at least 10 patient contacts and state certification at EMT-I level.
- EMT-III applicants need 220 total hours of training (120 hrs of EMT-1 plus 50 hrs of EMT-2, plus 50 hrs of EMT-3), have at least 10 patient contacts, to have performed at least 10 venipunctures, and state certification at EMT-II level. Written and practical exams must be passed at each level.
See 7 AAC 26.010 - 26.999 for detailed qualifications for certification
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last updated May 2012
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