avatar February 13, 2012, 4:58 am

Hawaii

by: Mike    Category: EMT Classes By State
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You want to become an EMT in Hawaii and you want to know the EMT requirements? We have prepared this quick information sheet on EMT jobs perspective and requirements. Please note that all states require EMT classes’ confirmation and EMT certification. However, some States are more rigorous in their selection of EMTs.

 

Hawaii stats:

Hawaii population: 1,295,178

Number of hospitals in Hawaii: 5

 

 

General EMT requirements:

  • Be over 18 of age
  • High School Diploma
  • Clean criminal record
  • Completed an EMT classes

 

Specific Hawaii EMT requirements:

The entry level hourly wages in Hawaii is really good. Starting at $17.19/hour, EMTs can reach rapidly the average at $23.04/hours. Paramedics can make up to $28.91/hour or $60,120/ year.

Hawaii EMT fees & other specification:

 

The main difficulty around getting your EMT certification in Hawaii is that all classes are made on the main island in Honolulu. Therefore, acquiring an EMT license has been difficult for neighboring islands. However, thx to EMT online classes, the Kapiolani Community College (KCC) has developed an online EMT training program where Maui students were able to achieve most of their classes from their island.

 

For more information on EMT classes in Hawaii, you can contact the following:

Department of Commerce and Consumer Affairs
Attn: BME
P.O. Box 3469
Honolulu, HI 96801
Phone: (808) 586-2708
E-mail: medical@dcca.hawaii.gov


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