EMR Endorsement of a Current Out-of-State Certification
- Hold a current certification as an Emergency Medical Responder (EMR) by the National Registry of Emergency Medical Technicians (NREMT) or by a state or territory maintaining certification requirements equal to or higher than those of Connecticut.
NOTE: EMR applicants holding a current certification issued by a state or territory of the United States that does not require successful completion of the NREMT examination must meet the Connecticut requirements for certification by examination
- Hold a current EMR license or certificatoin in at least one other jurisdiction in the United States and has practiced for not lesss than four years.
- A completed online application for EMR certification on the Connecticut eLicense website, based on out-of-state endorsement.
- Official verification of current or expired EMR certification or licensure in another state(s) or territory. The applicant must complete Section One of the form and forward to the state or territory where they are currently, or have been, certified/licensed in for official verification of licensure/certification. Section Two is to be completed by the verifying agency. The completed Verification Form is to be sent directly to OEMS by the verifying agency. The verifying state or territory must also provide their current license/certification requirements. Please contact the jurisdiction for completion fee information. Contact information for states and territories can be found on the NREMT website.
Please note that there will be a question on the application that you will answer regarding 4 years of licensed work experience. So long as you answer this question affirmatively, your application will be processed based on the work experience. Note that you will not be required to hold NREMT certification.