Easton Volunteer EMS Inc. is proud to announce our EMT class for 2018. Become an EMT and become involved in your community, learn a new skill, meet new people, make new friends, challenge yourself, feel a sense of accomplishment.
Easton Volunteer EMS Inc. offers the State of Connecticut certification for Emergency Medical Technician once a year at our Headquarters located at 448 Sport Hill Road,Easton. The EMT class is our primary recruitment tool. Easton EMS volunteers respond 24 hours a day 365 days a year with the ambulance. We transport sick and injured people to local hospitals. Many of our younger members go on to become paramedics, doctors, nurses, professional firefighters, police officers, lawyers and teachers.
We currently have 25 active members and run approximately 450 calls for help a year. We respond to car accidents, overdoses, house fires, falls, cardiac arrests, sickness’, allergic reactions, trouble breathing, traumatic injuries and search and rescue events. We respond to other towns to help them when required, as well we visit schools and churches and partake in several community events such as Carnival, the DARE race, boy and girl scout tours, talks at both the Easton Community Center and Senior Center.
After graduation and successful completion of all state and national exams, Easton Volunteer EMS welcomes volunteers to our service. After one year of volunteer service, Easton EMS will reimburse class tuition in full!
Active members are eligible for local tax incentives, as well as free uniforms and continuing education.
Consider joining us and become involved!
Go to www.eastonems.com to learn more about us and for details on how to sign up for the class.