Become A Member/Volunteer

Become A Member/Volunteer

 

You are needed to help serve the community!

Applications are always welcomed for volunteer EMTs, drivers, and junior corps members.

 

 

 

 

Member Duties and Responsibilities

 

Senior Corps (EMT’s and Drivers) serve at least 6 hours per week.

The cost of EMT training for active members will be reimbursed.

Drivers must have held a valid drivers license for a minimum of three years prior to operating BVAC emergency vehicles.

Senior Corps members are expected to attend training sessions, meetings, drills, and work details. Some flexibility is available based on schedules.

Why is this attendance necessary? To learn and practice the essential skills of patient care, to become familiar with the equipment and test processes, protocols and procedures and to ensure compliance with federal and local requirements.

 

Junior Corps members are students between the ages of 15 and 17 who serve at least 3 hours per week.

Junior Corps members are expected to attend all meetings and drills to become familiar with BVAC equipment and services.

They are expected to maintain good academic standing in order to continue riding on ambulances.

They are expected to enroll in EMT-B classes upon reaching the age of 18.

 

 

Application Process

 

Please complete the application below and return it to the BVAC location at 1 Arquilla Drive, Beacon, NY 12508 or mail it to Beacon Volunteer Ambulance Corps, P.O.Box 54, Beacon, NY 12508. You may also email the completed application to recruitment@beaconvac.org

The doctor’s verification portion is to be completed by a medical doctor, doctor of osteopathic medicine, physician’s assistant, or nurse practitioner.

 

Click Here for BVAC Application

 

Or Click Here to Apply Online