Emergency Vehicle Driver Training - CP23226



Hours: 16 | Prerequisites: Yes | Students: 15–30 | Host requirements: Yes | POST: Yes | CEU: Yes

The  learning objective of this course is to reduce the risk of accidents  involving responders and citizens by making sure new an existing  emergency vehicle drivers develop safe and competent driving  skills.  This course incorporates the major elements of a comprehensive driver  training and safety program, including classroom instruction, a  competency course, and testing. The intent of Emergency Vehicle Driver   Training is to teach drivers to better use their own thought process  and  make them aware of the tragedy, financial loss, and legal and moral  responsibilities they have when operating emergency vehicles. The  course  includes an emphasis on properly seated and secured emergency  vehicle occupants (seatbelt usage).


  • Participants are required to be licensed and insured to operate motor vehicles.

Missouri Peace Officer Standards and Training (POST)

  • 4 hrs Legal
  • 8 hrs Technical
  • 4 hrs Skill

Continuing education unit (CEU)

  • EMS Preparatory-16

Host Agency:  Ava City Fire Department

Cost: Free

To Register Contact: Teresa Tost at 417-543-2715 or [email protected]

Session 1: June 2, 2023 • 6-10 pm
Session 2: June 3, 2023 • 8-5 pm
Session 3: June 4, 2023 • 8-12 pm

Partners: Missouri Department of Transportation

Funding provided by the Missouri Department of Transportation Traffic and Highway Safety Division

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