TN Promise at Motlow my Motlow Academic ProgramsApply Now

Paramedic Certificate Selection Criteria

Entry into the program will be established by a panel. You will proceed through a three step process.

  1. Interview with a panel consisting of faculty and members of the EMS community. You will be graded on the following criteria which are in accordance with EMS rules 1200-12-1-13.
    • EMS related experience
    • Level of maturity and motivation
    • Level of knowledge
    • Ability to communicate
    • Poise
  2. Complete EMT Basic exam
  3. This is a basic exam that tests you basic EMT skills to ensure the student is at a competent level. There is a minimum score to achieve; Total scores will only be taken into account in the event of a tie between applicants.

  4. Provide copy of EMT license and High school diploma/GED