Class, Exam, Trainings, and Meeting Schedules

Class, Exam, Trainings, and Meeting Schedules

EMS training class

EMS ClassES and Trainings

Ongoing EMS training, certification and skill development are available to match your interests. If you are interested in enrolling in a class, you must contact the course coordinator. The Vermont EMS Office does not register students for classes.

Don’t see a course in your area? Visit the District Contacts link to connect with training coordinators in neighboring districts who might be planning a class nearby.

Vermont Emergency First Responder (VEFR) Class Schedule
Wardsboro

Course Dates: July 18, 2022

Location: Wardsboro Fire and Rescue, 49 Main Street

Cost: No cost

Contact: Duane Tompkins

NOTE: Attendees need to have CPR, HeartSaver First Aid, and Stop the Bleed completed prior to class.

 

Northfield

Course Dates: July 23, 2022

Location: Northfield Ambulance Service

Cost: $25

Contact: Scott Bagg

Emergency Medical Responder Class Schedule

Essex

Course Dates: June 14 - August 23, 2022

Location: Essex Fire Department, 190 Sand Hill Road

Cost: $750

Contact: Chris McCarthy

Emergency Medical Technician Class Schedule

 
Montpelier

Course Dates: June 13, 2022 - September 15, 2022

Location: Northeastern Regional Safety Academy

Cost: $1,000

Course Information and Registration Portal

 
Newport

Course Dates: June 7, 2022 - September 29, 2022

Location: Newport Ambulance, Union Street

Cost: $650

CONTACT: Kathy Jochim

 
Brattleboro

Course Dates: June 21, 2022 - November 1, 2022

Location: Rescue, Inc., 541 Canal Street

Cost: $1,250

CONTACT: Mark Considine

 
 
Bennington (Hybrid)

Course Dates: September 4, 2022 - December 17, 2022

Location: Bennington Rescue Squad, 120 McKinley Street

Cost: $1,300

Course Information and Registration Portal

 

Statewide Hybrid

Course Dates: September 6 2022 - January 7, 2023

Location: Online w/ Regional Lab Sites

Cost: $1,250

CONTACT: Chris McCarthy

 
Middlebury

Course Dates: October 20, 2022 - March 9, 2023

Location: Middlebury Regional EMS, Collins Drive

Cost: $1,000

CONTACT: Charlene Phelps

Advanced Emergency Medical Technician Class Schedule
Montpelier

Course Dates: October 3, 2022 - January 9, 2023

Location: Northeastern Regional Safety Academy

Cost: $1,750

CONTACT: Scott Bagg

Paramedic Class Schedule

There are no courses scheduled at this time.

 
 
 
 
Vermont Fire Academy Leadership Courses

There are no courses scheduled at this time.

Other Education Opportunities

Tactical Emergency Casualty Care Courses, Northeast Emergency Training Solutions

  •  Colchester, June 11-12, 2022
  • South Hero, June 25-26, 2022
  • Essex, July 16-17, 2022

 

EMS Practical ExamS

How do I register for a practical exam site?

To participate in a practical exam session, all candidates must register using the Practical Exam Registration Application in the LIGHTS online system. 

Registration for an AEMT or Paramedic exam site requires a Practical Authorization to Test (PATT) number, which is assigned after completing an online application on the National Registry of EMTs website.

View the EMS Practical Exam Schedule

Chester

LEVEL(S): EMT

DATE/TIME: Saturday, June 25, 2022, 8:30AM

LOCATION: Chester Ambulance, 130 Pleasant Street

COST: EMT: $200 / Retests: $25/skill station

EXAM NUMBER FOR LIGHTS REGISTRATION FORM: EMT PRACTICAL EXAM - 0035

 

Hartford

LEVEL(S): AEMT

DATE/TIME: Saturday, July 30, 2022, 8:00AM

LOCATION: Hartford Fire Department, 812 VA Cutoff Road

COST: AEMT: $50 / Retests: $25/skill station

EXAM NUMBER FOR LIGHTS REGISTRATION FORM: EMT PRACTICAL EXAM - 0039

 

Brattleboro

LEVEL(S): EMT

DATE/TIME: Saturday, November 19, 2022, 8:00AM

LOCATION: Rescue Inc., 541 Canal Street

COST: N/A

EXAM NUMBER FOR LIGHTS REGISTRATION FORM: EMT PRACTICAL EXAM - 0038

Meeting Schedule

The EMS Office strives to provide many opportunities to interact with members of the EMS community and its stakeholder groups. These meetings are open – see the chart below for details. if you have any questions, please contact the EMS Office.

EMS Leadership Call – This monthly conference call is a forum for district and agency leaders to receive updates from EMS Office staff and discuss current issues and activities relevant to the Vermont EMS system.

Protocol Update Training Sessions - These in-person sessions are not mandatory and are offered to supplement training you might receive at your home service.  Training Officers are strongly encouraged to attend these sessions.

Credentialing Seminars - This seminar will provide an overview of credentialing for Heads of Service, Training Officers and Instructor/Coordinators. Participants will leave with a credentialing process to bring back to their agencies.

EMS Regional Town Hall Meetings – Several times a year, the EMS Office staff travels to various locations around the state for town hall-type meetings to provide updates and discuss pertinent issues and ideas with the local EMS community.

EMS Advisory Committee Meetings – The EMS Advisory Committee is comprised of representatives of the EMS community and stakeholder groups.

Group Date/Time Location Audio Conferencing Information
 EMS Leadership First Thursday of every month 11:00 N/A Meeting link sent prior to each meeting