Public Safety & EMT Practice Tests, Exam Prep & Study Guides

Everything you need to know to understand the tests, master the problems, and improve your scores.

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EMT Practice Tests Plus+


✓ Create a personalized study plan to keep yourself accountable

✓ Work through three (3) full-length EMT-Basic practice tests, with detailed answers and explanations to every question

✓ Take notes on question type and content

✓ Earn knowledge points to make studying fun

✓ Discover your strengths as well as your weaknesses so you can focus your studies

✓ Best for: test takers already comfortable with the covered content, but need practice to perfect their skills and pacing for test day


Master the™ EMT-Basic Certification Exams


✓ In-depth subject reviews covering all sections of the test.

✓ 3 full-length practice tests, including detailed explanations for the answers to every question.

✓ Sample EMT Basic Skill Evaluation Sheets to track your improvement. ✓ Up-to-date list of state EMT agencies, as well as EMS organizations and journals.

✓ Instruction on how to properly handle HAZMAT emergencies.

 Best for: future EMTs wanting help with both exam strategy and instructional problem solving. Provides ample opportunity for practice.


Master the™ Public Safety Dispatcher/911 Operator Exam


✓ Your step-by-step guide to mastering the exam. Peterson’s in-depth winning strategies + your work ethic = wild success!

✓ 2 full-length practice tests, and reviews of every question type on the exam.

✓ Proven test-taking strategies to help you reach your peak performance.

✓ Expert tips on how to best analyze job announcements and perform well on job interviews.

 Best for: students wanting help with both test strategy and instructional problem solving. Provides ample opportunity for practice.


Master the™ EMT Basic Certification Exams Online Book Component


✓ Already bought the book and need access to your online tests?

✓ Add this to your cart and use the provided coupon code at checkout for complimentary access.


Dean Vaughn Foundations of Health Science Online Course


Our most comprehensive option with customized test prep strategy, instructional content, and ample opportunity for practice.

Learn and remember medical terminology and anatomy through proven and highly effective applied mnemonic techniques.

Master medical terminology and learn the principal parts of all the major systems of the adult human body at the same time.

Visual and audio cues to help break down medical terminology, parts of the human body, and anatomical location.

Fully transcribed, subtitled videos with targeted and focused explanations, interactive learning activities, and reinforcement assessments.

Easily remember 150+ universal medical terms, anatomical terms, function and structure of body systems.

Get unlimited access for 12 full months, so you can see how you progress over time. No subscription is required – what you pay up front is all you’ll pay.

Learn where you want, when you want. Dynamic delivery means you can learn the foundations of health science on your mobile device, tablet, or computer.

Best for: health science students wanting thorough guided instruction and those desiring the quickest learning and retention.

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Why Peterson’s? Peterson’s is the world’s leading educational services company dedicated to furthering education after high school and beyond. From culinary school to medical school—and everything in-between–Peterson’s helps you discover, prepare for, and fund your education.

Every year over 500,000 students use Peterson’s books, practice tests, and learning tools to ace their exams. We are also exceptionally proud to be the official test-prep provider of the DSST which provides college credit by exam for our men and women in uniform across the globe.


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"Overall: I highly recommend this book to anyone who plans to take the 911 operator exam and wants to do well."


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With digital and print prep guides for over 150 exams and tests, there’s nowhere you can’t go with Peterson’s by your side. Trusted since 1966 by institutions far and wide.