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Although we strive to keep everything updated, please check with your state EMS Representative for the most current re-certification information.
Hawaii State Department of Health Requirements
Paramedics and EMTs in Hawaii must recertify every two (2) years by January 31st. HI AR §16-85-3
Requirements for Paramedics:
Valid NREMT Paramedic (or greater) certification HI AR §16-85-55 (a) 72 hours that includes 48 hours of paramedic refresher training and 24 hours of CE from subjects listed in HI AR 16-85-56(b) every two years. HI AR §16-85-55 (b)(2) Distance CME recommends this program Refresher Which will also fulfil your NREMT requirements
Requirements for EMTs:
Valid NREMT (or greater) certification HI AR §16-85-55 (a) 72 hours that includes 24 hours of a state-approved EMT refresher training and 48 hours of CE from subjects listed in HI AR 16-85-56(b) every two years. HI AR §16-85-55 (b)(1) Distance CME recommends this program Refresher Which will also fulfil your NREMT requirements
For more information visit: Hawaii Department of Health, Emergency Medical Services