National Registry Skills Exam

Available course dates

Course fee: $295 • Nonrefundable: $50


National Registry EMT-Paramedic Certification certifies that you as a paramedic have met the met national competency requirements. Paramedics certified by National Registry can move from state to state and begin work with little or no retraining or examinations. Our Center is an approved location to bring you this important 1-day National Registry exam.


Current California paramedic students must complete their field internship before sitting for the exam. Please visit the National Registry of EMTs (NREMT) web site and see the "National Registry Paramedic Application" for information on the examination process and specific requirements. A $110 certifying application fee will be due to the National Registry before the examination date.

Required Materials

You must bring your driver's license, National Registry Skills Sheets, and a #2 pencil to the exam.


Please complete and mail the National Registry Paramedic application to the National Registry prior to the test date. All Students must be arrive on time to the exam (at 0800) to attend a mandatory briefing that is conducted by a National Registry Representative. There are no exceptions – if you arrive late you will not be allowed to test. Testing begins promptly after the briefing.