Event Details

Be first on scene! Nothing moves more swiftly through a crowd than a bike medic responding to a call for help. However you use your bike fleet, this essential emergency vehicle operations course will improve your response times and help you meet your goals. Learn to select and pack equipment, maneuver a fully loaded bike, and perform basic bike maintenance and on-the-road repairs. Course includes night operations, scenarios, and defensive measures. Off-road riding/search and rescue exercises may be added at the instructor’s discretion.

Curriculum Overview: EMS Cyclist Course Curriculum Overview

Prerequisites: EMS professional/first responder; basic bicycle-handling skills; good physical condition

Required Equipment: EMS Cyclist Course Equipment List - all attendees must bring their own or their organization's cycling equipment that meets or exceeds the minimum standards on the list

Testing Procedure: Written and practical

Certification: IPMBA EMS Cyclist Certification is available to qualified EMS personnel who successfully complete the practical test, earn a score of 76% or better on the written test, become members of IPMBA, and submit applications for certification accompanied by the appropriate fee.

Tuition: $500 + applicable membership fees

Instructor Name: Rob Collett

Each day will be 6-10 hours worth of instruction and riding. Hours will vary and include day and night.

NOTE: Bennington Rescue retains the right to deny any application, for any reason. If the school denies the application prior to the class date, all tuition and fees paid will be refunded. There are NO REFUNDS for course supplies, including textbooks or online materials once delivered to the student or accessed online.

If you have any questions about this course please send us a message at [email protected]

  • When: Thu Oct. 4 - 7:00 pm
    Sun Oct. 7 4:30 pm

  • Address: 120 McKinley Street
    Bennington VT,US 05201

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