Middlesex Community College is an authorized testing site for Connecticut and NREMT psychomotor (practical) examinations. Testing is held on the third Sunday of each month under the direction of the Connecticut Office of Emergency Medical Services.
Candidates testing in a practical examination must have completed a Connecticut OEMS approved Emergency Medical Technician course within two years of their exam date, are having an expired Connecticut or NREMT certification reinstated, or are completing the examination for endorsement as an EMT.
Testing Fees: Initial Exam or full retake (6 stations): $120/Re-testing (2 or 3 stations): $65
Payment (by credit card only) is due at time of online registration.
Payment is non-refundable. In the event that an exam is cancelled (inclement weather, catastrophic event, or lack of candidates), your registration will be transferred to the next available testing date.
Registration: Go to www.firstapproach.org
Registration is online only via www.firstapproach.org. There are no in-person registrations at the college or on the day of the exam. Registration is on a first-come, first-served basis. There is no waiting list. There are no registration transfers allowed. Please choose your testing date carefully.
If an exam is cancelled, you will be notified via email.
If you register for a date, you own it. No refunds for any reason. We cannot replace you with anyone else per OEMS.
When you register for an exam, you agree to all terms of this exam.
Exam Day Check-in and Address:
Middlesex Community College, Snow Hall, Room 413
100 Training Hill Road, Middletown, CT
Doors open for check-in at 7:20 a.m.
Testing begins promptly at 8 a.m.
Summer 2019 Tests
Fall 2019 Courses
A full tuition refund can be made when you withdraw from your course at least 3 working days before the course start date. Once the course has started, refunds are only provided under special circumstances and require a written request to the Continuing Education Office. They are reviewed on a case-by-case basis. A refund is not guaranteed.