Texas EMS Jurisprudence Exam Information
What is the Texas Jurisprudence Exam?
An EMS jurisprudence examination is a CE course covering information about Texas EMS Laws and Rules. The EMS jurisprudence examination is offered by CE Solutions at a cost of $25.00 for 1 year access.
Who and When Did This Rule Become a Requirement?
The Texas DSHS requires all certified or licensed personnel of any level to take a Jurisprudence Exam prior to recertifying, beginning September 1, 2017. The DSHS also requires all EMS departments / EMS providers to assure that every certified or licensed employee or volunteer has taken the Jurisprudence Exam, before they may recertify their Provider License.
Can I Recertify Without Taking the Jurisprudence Exam?
No, beginning September 1, 2017, ALL Texas EMS providers are required to take the Jurisprudence Exam before applying for recertification.
How Often Do I Need to Take the Jurisprudence Exam?
The Texas DSHS requires all certified or licensed personnel of any level to take a Jurisprudence Exam prior to each recertification period.
Does CE Solutions Offer The Texas Jurisprudence Course?
Yes, our course meets the requirements of the Texas Department of State Health Services (DSHS) Jurisprudence exam for EMS personnel. There are two parts to the Jurisprudence exam. Parts 1 and 2 must be completed for credit.
The Jurisprudence exam is required by DSHS for all certified and licensed EMS ECAs, AEMTs, EMTs and Paramedics and for all EMS students graduating after September 1, 2017.
Can I register for ONLY the Texas EMS Jurisprudence Course?
Yes, If you want to register for only the Texas EMS Jurisprudence Course please Click Here
How Long Does it Take to Activate my Account?
Your account is activated immediately 24/7/365 and you may start anytime. Once you complete the course you will receive the certificate immediately and you will receive 2 CEUs. The certificate meets the requirements for Texas EMS personnel as evidence of completion of a "Texas jurisprudence" exam for re-certification or re-licensure purposes.