Emergency Medical Services

Training

Ongoing EMS training, certification and skill development is available to match your schedule and interests. Find upcoming classes in your area.

Initial training as an EMS provider consists of a provider course. Once you have completed the certification level training course, the certification level you maintain will require a certain number of continuing education hours for recertification. See the certification levels below for more information.

A CPR for healthcare professionals certification should be obtained before beginning any of the following training courses. This certification takes just a couple of hours. Contact your closest EMS service to find out where you can get certified!

  • EMR
    The initial course is about 80 hours of training over several months. Recertification requires 12 hours of continuing education every 2 years after your initial certification.
  • EMT
    The initial EMT course is around 140 hours of training over several months. Recertification requires 72 hours of continuing education every 2 years after initial certification.
  • AEMT
    The AEMT course takes about 140 hours to complete and builds off of knowledge gained as an EMT. Recertification requires 72 hours of continuing education every 2 years.
  • Paramedic
    Paramedic certificate programs generally take 1 year to complete, and Associate degree programs can take up to 2 years. Recertification requires 72 continuing education hours or reexamination every 2 years.
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Underhill EMT Class
Underhill EMT Class @ Underhill Central School
Sep 1 all-day
Underhill EMT Class Information: This EMT class will meet in Underhill Center at the Underhill Central School from 9/1/20 to 12/6/20. You must contact the course coordinator Steve Petit at spetit104@gmail.com to register. This course[...]
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Fairlee EMT Class
Fairlee EMT Class @ Upper Valley Ambulance Service
Sep 2 all-day
Fairlee EMT Class Information: This EMT class will meet at Upper Valley Ambulance in Fairlee from 9/2/20 to 12/12/20. You must contact the course coordinator Alan Beebe at abeebe1967@aol.com to register. This course will prepare you for[...]
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Norwich EMT Class
Norwich EMT Class @ Norwich Univ. Public Safety Building
Sep 3 all-day
Norwich University EMT Class Information: This EMT class will meet at Norwich University’s Public Safety Building from 9/3/20 to 12/13/20. You must contact the course coordinator Matt Herbert at matt2vt@gmail.com to register. This course will[...]
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Newport EMT Class
Newport EMT Class @ North Country Career Center
Sep 8 all-day
Newport EMT Class Information: This EMT class will meet in Newport at the North Country Career Center from 9/8/20 to 12/17/20. You must contact the course coordinator Jen Piette at mvasemt@gmail.com to register. This course[...]
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Fairfax AEMT Class
Fairfax AEMT Class @ Fairfax Rescue
Sep 10 all-day
Fairfax Advanced EMT Class Information: This AEMT class will meet at Fairfax Rescue from 9/10/20 – 1/5/21.  You must contact the course coordinator Bambi Dame at director@fairfaxrescue.org to register. This course will prepare you for[...]
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Brattleboro EMR Class
Brattleboro EMR Class @ Windham Regional Career Center
Sep 15 all-day
Brattleboro EMR Class Information: This EMR class will meet in Brattleboro at the Windham Regional Career Center from 9/15/20 – 1/15/21. Contact the course coordinator Charles Keir at ckeir@brattleboro.org to register. This course will prepare[...]
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Fairfax EMT Class
Fairfax EMT Class @ Fairfax Rescue
Sep 16 all-day
Fairfax EMT Class Information: This EMT class will meet at Fairfax Rescue from 9/16/20 to 1/8/21. You must contact the course coordinator Bambi Dame at director@fairfaxrescue.org to register. This course will prepare you for the National Registry[...]
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Montpelier AEMT Class
Montpelier AEMT Class @ Northeast Regional Safety Academy
Sep 28 all-day
Northfield Advanced EMT Class Information: This AEMT class will be held from 9/28/20 – 3/11/21.  Practical sessions will be held at the Northeast Regional Safety Academy in Montpelier, but the course itself will be held[...]
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