EMS Professional Educator Challenge Application

Pre-2024 Process

INSTRUCTIONS: Please provide the following supporting documentation of teaching experience as outlined in Saf-C 5909.04(e):

One of the following:

  1. A bachelors or advanced degree in education;
  2. Completion of educational training in the post-secondary educational setting;
  3. An active license as an EMS Instructor from another state; or
  4. An active license as an educator from a NH authority.

AND all of the following:

  • A current NREMT certification at or above the EMT level;
  • A current NH EMS Provider license;
  • Two letters of recommendation from currently licensed NH EMS I/Cs; and
  • If you do not have a college diploma, please include a copy of a high school diploma or GED (per Saf-C 5909.04(a)(1))

Once your documentation has been determined to meet all requirements, you will be required to:

  • Conduct a 20-minute lesson on an EMS topic as graded by a panel of evaluators according to a rubric.
  • Pass the Fire and Emergency Services Instructor III written exam.

You will have one attempt to complete this process. After successfully completing this process, you will need to submit an Initial EMS Instructor Coordinator Application. Once your application has been approved, you will receive a Provisional Instructor Coordinator License and begin the I/C mentoring process.

Post-2024 Process

INSTRUCTIONS: Please provide a portfolio  of evidence of meeting or exceeding the standards for the level of instructor for which you are seeking licensure. You can use the EMS Instructor and EMS Instructor Coordinator (I/C) Credit by Portfolio Evaluation packet to guide assembling your portfolio. Candidates seeking licensing as a State EMS Instructor must meet or exceed NFPA 1041 Chapter 4 (Fire and Emergency Services Instructor Level I). Candidates seeking licensing as a NH EMS Instructor Coordinator must meet or exceed NFPA 1041 Chapter 5 and 6 (Fire and Emergency Services Instructor Level II and III).

After successfully completing this process, you will need to submit an Initial EMS Instructor Coordinator Application. Once your application has been approved, you will receive a Provisional Instructor Coordinator License and begin the I/C mentoring process.

Professional Educator Challenge Application

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