Frequently Asked Questions
Do I need my National Registry (NREMT) Certification ?
Do I need my state EMS license?
Yes, if you need to apply follow either County link
- LA County: http://dhs.lacounty.gov/wps/portal/dhs/ems/certification
- OC County: https://www.oc-meds.org/licensure/public/orangecounty/
Will I be required to complete a Live Scan?
Yes, can be completed during the application process
Obtain a Live Scan for Ambulance Attendant (DOJ Fingerprint/Background Check)
For Live scan locations: https://oag.ca.gov/fingerprints/locations
Will there be other background checks?
Yes, several local and national background checks will be completed throughout the application period.
Do I need a CPR card?
Yes you will need a valid AHA (American Heart Association) CPR card, however if yours has expired click our Class Schedule to sign up for a class today. https://lifeline-ems.enrollware.com/schedule
Will I need a physical or Medical Examiner’s card?
Yes, a DL 51 Medical Examiner's, LifeLine will help coordinate and cover the cost for all pre-employment screenings.
Please note: Live Scan for Ambulance Driver & DL 51 Medical Examiner’s must be complete when you go to the DMV to take Ambulance Driver’s License Test.
Do I need Ambulance Driver/Attendant License (ADL)?