If applying for the Paramedic/Firefighter position, must successfully pass:
Paramedic Written Exam
Only a limited number of candidates will be invited to participate in the written exam following the application screening process. The exam consists of approximately 100 multiple choice, true/false and fill in the blanks. The questions are produced from a test bank based on the Paramedic National Registry Curriculum. Candidates will also be required to provide a diagnosis on three 12 lead EKGS.
Paramedic Practical Exam
Only a limited number of candidates will be invited to participate in the practical exam following the application screening process. The exam will consist of four different assessment stations where candidates will be evaluated by SMFR Paramedic/Firefighters and outside Medical Professionals. There will be some downtime in between stations, in which the candidates will be required to write a short essay. The four stations consist of a medical scenario; technical knowledge assessment, rapid fire questions and an essay follow up. The practical is a combination of written and hands-on assessments.