The AEMT-P is the highest level of certification for pre-hospital emergency care.
An applicant must meet educational requirements and pass an exam. They must have all skills covered by the EMT-Basic and EMT-Intermediate certificates. Applicants must prove that they can perform advanced cardiac life support and basic trauma life support. These are covered by national standards. Applicants must know how to use a defibrillator and administer drugs and fluids by intravenous methods.
For more information, contact:
Bureau of Emergency Medical Services
Attention: Certification Unit
875 Central Avenue
Albany, NY 12206-1388
Phone: (518) 402-0996