How do I recertify as an EMT?
You must possess a current EMT-I certification issued in California, and obtain at least twenty-four hours of continuing education from an approved EMS continuing education provider or successfully complete a twenty-four hour EMT-I refresher course from an approved EMT-I training program. (If your certification has lapsed for more than six months, additional continuing education will be required) You must complete an application and an affidavit stating that the applicant is not precluded from certification as an EMT-I and complete a Livescan criminal background check the State of California Department of Justice. (This requirement does not apply for applicants with a current and valid EMT-I certification issued by the Tuolumne County EMS Agency.) and pay the certification fee established by the Board of Supervisors. You must also submit a copy of a current State of California Driver's License, Identification Card or Military Identification Card, and submit a completed skills competency verification form, EMSA-SCV (07/03).

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1. What does the Tuolumne County Emergency Medical Services (EMS) agency do?
2. How can I become an EMT?
3. How do I recertify as an EMT?
4. How can I become a first responder?
5. How do I recertify as a first responder?
6. When do I turn in my application for recertification?
7. Can I be certified as an EMT or first responder if I have a criminal offense on my record?