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Feb
1
Mon
UVM EMT Class @ UVM Rowell Building Room #111
Feb 1 all-day

UVM EMT Class Information:

This EMT class will meet in UVM’s Rowell Building Room 111 in Burlington from 2/1/21 – 5/10/21. You must contact the course coordinator Adam Boise at aboise@uvm.edu to register.

This course will prepare you for the National Registry Emergency Medical Technician certification exam, which will be scheduled after successful completion of this course. In addition to this certification, in order to become a State of Vermont licensed EMT, you must become affiliated with an approved EMS organization. To find the EMS agencies near you, go to the map locator at the top of this page.

Feb
2
Tue
UVM EMT Class @ UVM Rowell Building Room #111
Feb 2 all-day

UVM EMT Class Information:

This EMT class will meet in UVM’s Rowell Building Room 111 in Burlington from 2/2/21 – 5/11/21. You must contact the course coordinator Pat Malone at patrick.malone@uvm.edu to register.

This course will prepare you for the National Registry Emergency Medical Technician certification exam, which will be scheduled after successful completion of this course. In addition to this certification, in order to become a State of Vermont licensed EMT, you must become affiliated with an approved EMS organization. To find the EMS agencies near you, go to the map locator at the top of this page.

Feb
7
Sun
Bennington (Hybrid) EMT Class @ Statewide
Feb 7 all-day

Hybrid EMT Class Information:

The Hybrid EMT course is a 3-part course consisting of: 14 weeks of online learning meeting once a week for a 2-hour online, interactive, instructor-led session, this is followed by a 30-hour in-person simulation lab to practice EMT skills & scenarios, then a clinical experience riding along with EMS crews.  Visit www.benningtonrescue.org for more information.  Students affiliated and operational with a VT-licensed ambulance or EMS first response service may be eligible for special funding for courses starting in 2020. 

This EMT class will be held from 2/7/21 to 5/9/21. You must contact the course coordinator Bill Camarda at bill.camarda@benningtonrescue.org to register.

This course will prepare you for the National Registry Emergency Medical Technician certification exam, which will be scheduled after successful completion of this course. In addition to this certification, in order to become a State of Vermont licensed EMT, you must become affiliated with an approved EMS organization. To find the EMS agencies near you, go to the map locator at the top of this page.

Feb
10
Wed
Monthly Meeting Vaccine Clinic Review – NEK MRC @ Online Zoom
Feb 10 @ 5:30 pm – 7:00 pm
Monthly Meeting Vaccine Clinic Review - NEK MRC @ Online Zoom

Northeast Kingdom MRC will be having its a regularly scheduled Zoom monthly meeting on Wednesday, February 10th at 5:30 pm.  We will be discussing the vaccine clinics and some lessons learned.

Topic: NEK MRC Monthly Meeting
Time: Feb 10, 2021 05:30 PM Eastern Time (US and Canada)

https://us02web.zoom.us/j/88596567758?pwd=T2JnTDJXY2hWaEYzcFhzY050WlZudz09

Dial by phone

+1 646 558 8656 US (New York)

Meeting ID: 885 9656 7758
Passcode: 298755

If you have any questions, please don’t hesitate to reach out to Becky at rebecca.petelle@vermont.gov

Mar
20
Sat
EMR, EMT, AEMT Practical Exam – Bennington @ Vermont Technical College - Bennington
Mar 20 @ 9:00 am – 4:00 pm

There will be staggered start times for this event, beginning at 0900 for EMR/EMT candidates and 1300 for AEMT candidates.

Exam will be held at Vermont Technical Center’s campus in Bennington, located at 210 South Street.

AEMT Registration deadline is 3/5/2021. AEMT students, please submit your NR PATT number to the EMS office at VTEMS@vermont.gov and specify the date and location of the exam you are registering for.

All students, please contact Bill Camarda  for further information.  Payment link is here.

This National Registry practical exam will include the following levels:

EMR: Emergency Medical Responder

EMT: Emergency Medical Technician

AEMT: Advanced Emergency Medical Technician

Students should receive exam applications from their instructors, training officers or the EMS office one month prior to the test date. Applications can also be downloaded from the Documents page on the Vermont EMS website. Candidates do not need to register with Exam Coordinators, but may seek directions from them.

 

Mar
27
Sat
(Only for candidates from 21-04-01-EMT) EMR, EMT Practical Exam – Stowe @ Stowe Public Safety Building
Mar 27 @ 8:00 am – 3:00 pm

There will be staggered start times for this event, beginning at 0800.  Tim Lambert will email participants as the exam gets closer to discuss start times.

This exam is being held at the Stowe Public Safety Facility at 350 South Main Street, Stowe on 3/27/21.  This exam is closed to all but candidates from 21-04-01-EMT.

All students, please contact Scott Bagg at scott.bagg@cvmc.org for further information, cost and payment link.

This National Registry practical exam will include the following levels:

EMR: Emergency Medical Responder

EMT: Emergency Medical Technician

Students should receive exam applications from their instructors, training officers or the EMS office one month prior to the test date. Applications can also be downloaded from the Documents page on the Vermont EMS website. Candidates do not need to register with Exam Coordinators, but may seek directions from them.

 

EXAM CLOSED – EMR, EMT, AEMT Practical Exam – Barre @ Barre Technical Center
Mar 27 @ 9:00 am – 4:00 pm

THIS EXAM IS CLOSED.

 

 

 

There will be staggered start times for this event, beginning at 0900.  Scott Bagg will email participants as the exam gets closer to discuss start times.

NOTE: Location has changed from Northfield to the Barre Technical Center at Spaulding High School in Barre. Date has changed from 3/13/21 to 3/27/21.

AEMT Registration deadline is 3/12/2021. AEMT students, please submit your NR PATT number to the EMS office at VTEMS@vermont.gov and specify the session you are registering for.

All students, please contact Scott Bagg at scott.bagg@cvmc.org for further information, cost and payment link.

This National Registry practical exam will include the following levels:

EMR: Emergency Medical Responder

EMT: Emergency Medical Technician

AEMT: Advanced Emergency Medical Technician

Students should receive exam applications from their instructors, training officers or the EMS office one month prior to the test date. Applications can also be downloaded from the Documents page on the Vermont EMS website. Candidates do not need to register with Exam Coordinators, but may seek directions from them.

 

Apr
4
Sun
Bennington (Hybrid) EMT Class @ Statewide
Apr 4 all-day

Hybrid EMT Class Information:

The Hybrid EMT course is a 3-part course consisting of: 14 weeks of online learning meeting once a week for a 2-hour online, interactive, instructor-led session, this is followed by a 30-hour in-person simulation lab to practice EMT skills & scenarios, then a clinical experience riding along with EMS crews.  Visit www.benningtonrescue.org for more information.  Students affiliated and operational with a VT-licensed ambulance or EMS first response service may be eligible for special funding for courses starting in 2020. 

This EMT class will be held from 4/4/21 to 7/4/21. You must contact the course coordinator Bill Camarda at bill.camarda@benningtonrescue.org to register.

This course will prepare you for the National Registry Emergency Medical Technician certification exam, which will be scheduled after successful completion of this course. In addition to this certification, in order to become a State of Vermont licensed EMT, you must become affiliated with an approved EMS organization. To find the EMS agencies near you, go to the map locator at the top of this page.

Apr
14
Wed
Monthly Meeting – NEK MRC @ Online Zoom
Apr 14 @ 5:30 pm – 7:00 pm
Monthly Meeting - NEK MRC @ Online Zoom

Northeast Kingdom MRC will be having its a regularly scheduled Zoom monthly at 5:30 pm.  We will be discussing the vaccine clinics and some lessons learned. The topic will be spring/summer preparedness and we’d love to hear some things you do to prepare for the new seasons.

Please email Becky rebecca.petelle@vermont.gov for zoom link or call-in information. If you have any questions, please don’t hesitate to reach out to Becky.

UVMRC’s General Membership Meeting/Training – Upper Valley MRC @ Zoom
Apr 14 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm
UVMRC’s General Membership Meeting/Training - Upper Valley MRC @ Zoom

Join the Upper Valley MRC Unit at their General Meeting via virtual platform to meet the volunteers, view a training presentation, and work on projects for the upcoming year.  Please email Heather.Rigney@vermont.gov for zoom link or call-in information.

We will have an exciting webinar by Cath Burns, PhD, talking about compassion fatigue during COVID response. Many of you have been on the frontlines during work and as volunteers, and it is stressful to manage your own anxieties as well as those of others, as well as to see the toll of the virus on our everyday lives. We will also do our regular review of activities going on in both states so you can see all of the amazing work our volunteers are involved in!

Title:  Managing Compassion Fatigue During COVID-19

Feeling overwhelmed by your job helping others?  Worrying that you are becoming numb to the difficulties of others you are trying to support through the pandemic. You may be developing compassion fatigue.  Join this interactive workshop to learn about compassion fatigue, how it may affect you, and how you can prevent and manage it should it occur.