Emergency Medical Technician (EMT)
Health Occupations Basic Entrance Test (HOBET V)
The Health Occupations Basic Entrance Test (HOBET) is a 209-minute, 170-item assessment consisting of questions in reading (58 minutes), math (51 minutes), science (66 minutes), and English and language usage (34 minutes).
To schedule a date and time to take the HOBET V, contact the Assessment Center at 573-334-0826 x6509.
The testing fee for the HOBET is $50.00.
Please be prepared to show a photo ID at the time of you HOBET testing.
Your HOBET Adjusted Individual Total Score must be 50% or above to be accepted into the EMT class. Your application will be reviewed on a first-come, first-serve basis.
The HOBET will take approximately 3 ½ hours to complete.
If you would like assistance reviewing for the HOBET:
· Contact the Adult Education and Literacy Center in your community.
o The AEL Center in Cape Girardeau is located at 301 North Clark, Room 113. For more information call 573-334-3669
· Additional review materials include the following:
o HOBET V Study Manual or Online Practice Test – to order a study manual or an online practice test, go to www.atialliedhealth.com/ati_store.
· You may choose to retest one time per application period at a cost of $50.00.
· You must wait at least 30 days between test dates.
Call the Assessment Center at 573-334-0826 x6509 to schedule a retest.