Welcome to the official website of Jefferson County New York

EMS Courses

Due to COVID-19 and infection control precautions, please wear a mask for in-person classes.

NYS Bureau of EMS Policies to Review:
Certification of Individuals with Criminal Convictions
EMS Certification Exam ADA Accommodation Requests

Jefferson County Policies to Review:
Social Media Policy
Jefferson County Sexual Harassment Policy

The following FEMA ICS courses are required for all EMS courses listed:
IS-100.C:  Introduction to the Incident Command System, ICS 100
IS-700.B:  An Introduction to the National Incident Management System
IS-5.A:  An Introduction to Hazardous Materials

County Certificates of Residency:  https://co.jefferson.ny.us/departments/PublicHealth/ems-forms-1

     For further information and/or application for any courses listed below, please call (315) 786-3760 or email jcems@co.jefferson.ny.us


Certified First Responder Courses

Original in Brownville Spring 2021
Cost of Learning Management System:  $89.99
Course #:  261021
Start Date:  January 11, 2021
End Date
:  May 15, 2021
Class Days/Times
:  Monday and Thursday - 6 p.m. - 9 p.m.
Location
:  Brownville Fire Department, 121 Brown Boulevard, Brownville, NY  13615
Instructor
:  Duane Petrie

Refresher in Brownville Spring 2021
Course #:  261022

Start Date:  January 4, 2021
End Date:  May 15, 2021
Class Days/Times:  Monday and Thursday - 6 p.m. - 9 p.m.
Location:  Brownville Fire Department, 121 Brown Boulevard, Brownville, NY  13615
Instructor:  Duane Petrie


Basic EMT Courses

Original

Jefferson County Public Health Spring 2021
Cost of Learning Management System:  $94.99
Approximate cost of equipment needed:  $30.00
Course #:  261026
Start Date:  January 11, 2021
End Date:  May 20, 2021
Class Days/Times:  Monday and Thursday - 6 p.m. - 9:30 p.m.
Location:  Jefferson County Public Health Service - 531 Meade Street, Watertown, NY
Instructor:  Justin Astafan

TIERS Spring 2021
Course #:  261035
Start Date:  January 18, 2021
End Date:  June 17, 2021
Class Days/Times:  Monday and Wednesday - 6 p.m. - 9:30 p.m.
Location:  Thousand Islands Rescue, 885 Graves Street, Clayton, NY
Instructor:  Pamela Jones

Clarkson Hall Spring 2021
Cost:  Refer to course outline
Course #:  261040
Start Date:  January 13, 2021
End Date:  May 20, 2021
Class Days/Times:  Monday and Wednesday - 6:30 p.m. - 9:30 p.m.
Location:  Clark Hall, 59 Main Street, Potsdam, NY
Instructor:  Ann Smith

GOUVERNEUR Fall 2020  (Registration Closed)
Course #:  261015 
Start Date:  October 15, 2020
End Date:  February 18, 2021
Class Days/Times:  Monday and Thursday - 6 p.m. - 9:30 p.m.
Location:  Gouverneur Rescue, 1024 US Route 11, Gouverneur, NY  13642
Instructor:  Melissa Brook

Refresher

Jefferson County Public Health Service Spring 2021
Course #:  261027
Start Date:  January 4, 2021
End Date:  May 20, 2021
Class Days/Times:  Monday and Thursday - 6 p.m. - 9:30 p.m.
Location:  Jefferson County Public Health Service - 531 Meade Street, Watertown, NY
Instructor:  Justin Astafan

TIERS Spring 2021
Course #:  260136
Start Date:  January 11, 2021
End Date:  June 17, 2021
Class Days/Times:  Monday and  Wednesday - 6 p.m. - 9:30 p.m.
Location:  Thousand Islands Rescue, 885 Graves Street, Clayton, NY
Instructor:  Pamela Jones

Clarkson Hall Spring 2021
Course #:  261041
Start Date:  January 9, 2021
End Date:  May 20, 2021
Class Days/Times:  Monday and Wednesday - 6:30 p.m. - 9:30 p.m.
Location:  Clark Hall, 59 Main Street, Potsdam, NY
Instructor:  Ann Smith

GOUVERNEUR Fall 2020  (Registration Closed)
Course #:  261016
Start Date:  October 8, 2020
End Date:  February 18, 2021
Class Days/Times:  Monday and Thursday - 6 p.m. - 9:30 p.m.
Location:  Gouverneur Rescue, 1024 US Route 11, Gouverneur, NY  13642
Instructor:  Melissa Brook


Advanced EMT Courses

Original in Adams Spring 2021
Cost of Learning Management System:  $104.99
Uniform Cost:  $30.00
Course #:  261019
Start Date:  January 11, 2021
End Date:  June 17, 2021
Class Days/Times:  Monday and Thursday - 6 p.m. - 9:30 p.m.
Location:  South Jefferson Rescue Squad - 38 Main Street, Adams, NY
Instructor:  Debbie Singleton

Refresher in Adams Spring 2021
Course #:  261020
Start Date:  January 4, 2021
End Date:  June 17,2021
Class Days/Times:  Monday and Thursday - 6 p.m. - 9:30 p.m.
Location:  South Jefferson Rescue Squad - 38 Main Street, Adams, NY
Instructor:  Debbie Singleton