TEMS actively seeks Tufts students who are certified in states other than Massachusetts. To be a responding member of TEMS you must possess a valid Massachusetts EMT-Basic or higher certification and American Heart Association or American Red Cross CPR certification appropriate for the professional rescuer.
In Massachusetts, you must be an NREMT in order to gain receiprocity. If you possess a valid out of state EMT certification and are an NREMT, click here for the Department of Public Health Office of Emergency Medical Services (OEMS) instructions on how to gain reciprocity. For more information on Massachusetts EMT certifications in general, click here.
For your convenience you can apply to TEMS online!