Becoming an EMT with EVAC
We are always looking for new members, both people who have never been inside an ambulance and those who have been EMTs for years. You must be at least sixteen years old to join EVAC
For people who have no training; the EMT course is offered at the Bergen County EMS Training Center at Bergen County EMS Training Center in Paramus or at the Passaic County Community College Passaic County Community College Public Safety Academy (search for Public Safeaty Academy) in Wayne. Recertification training and Elective Classes are available at both of the above locations and is also available at the S. Carol White EMS Academy S Carol White EMS Academy. click on any link to find more information on that facility). Course cost varies from $750 to $1500 for EMT training (depending on the course site) and books are an additional $200. Course length is approximately 250 hours. In many cases training expenses will be reimbursed upon successful completion of the EMT class and an agreed upon length of service to the Ambulance Corps, as per a signed contract with EVAC. Classes are usually available in the Spring and Fall of each year. An accelerated summer class is sometimes available.
For people who have training; copies of your current EMT certification, CPR card and driver's license are required to start your application process.
An application form, references, police background check release form and medical form need to be filled out, signed and returned to EVAC so you can start on your way to becoming an EVAC member. To print out a copy of the application, click here
If you think that you want to donate your time and skills to help serve the people of Englewood please click on Contact Form to open a copy of our membership contact form; complete it by opening it with the Adobe program and fill in the form using the "Fill & Sign" tool in Adobe and them e-mail it to our Membership Chairperson at Membership You will be contacted by phone to set up an appointment for an interview and a tour of the building.
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