Office of Emergency Medical Services
Department of Public Health
Commonwealth of Massachusetts
Updated Administrative Requirement (AR) 2-212, EMT Continuing Education Standards
Attached please find the updated AR 2-212 Continuing Education Standards, which is effective immediately for use. Please review the document in its entirety. The changes are mostly technical updates, including the following:
- Cleaned up and removed items no longer relevant, such as 2016 renewal information and transition.
- Clarified which National Registry of EMTs (NREMT)’s National Continued Competency Program (NCCP) and its National Continued Competency Requirements (NCCR) version is being used. Updated to match NREMT practice and documents they released.
- Clarified some items around the standardized courses, such as the hours, ability to apply for separate numbers as needed, etc.