[IPAC-List] Suitability Testing for EMS

Dennis Doverspike dennisdoverspike at gmail.com
Thu Sep 10 13:31:15 EDT 2015


Check out Avesta. http://avestacorp.com/

Avesta is one of the leaders in EMS HR solutions to the private sector.
They also work with the public sector.

IPMA-HR tests include EMS components. You could check with Assessment
Services about a EMS-specific tailored test.

Disclaimer: I consult at times to Avesta and write a blog and work with


On Thu, Sep 10, 2015 at 12:14 PM, Mudd, Jordan W. <
Jordan.Mudd at louisvilleky.gov> wrote:

> Does anyone currently utilize or know of a good suitability test for the
> positions of Emergency Medical Technician (EMT) or Paramedic? I am of the
> opinion that the nature of these jobs, like Police Officers, Firefighters,
> nurses (and many others) require a certain type of person to be successful
> in the job in the long-term.
> Thank you,
> *Jordan Mudd*
> *Personnel Coordinator*
> Louisville Metro Emergency Services
> 410 South 5th Street, 3rd Floor
> Louisville, KY 40202
> W  502-572-3489
> F    502-572-3498
> jordan.mudd at louisvilleky.gov
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Dennis Doverspike, PhD., ABPP
Licensed Psychologist, #3539 (OHIO)
Independent Consultant
Professor of Psychology, University of Akron
dennisdoverspike at gmail.com

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