First Responder Appreciation Day

Wednesday August 23rd 8:30AM – 12:00PM 

The Utica Public Library would like to honor and thank our community First Responders! YOU DO AN AMAZING JOB!

Stop in and enjoy free donuts, coffee, cookies, and bagels!

If not in uniform, please show ID for verification.

First Responders are welcome to bring a family member! NEVER FORGET.

AEMT Original Class

Are you a Basic EMT? Are you ready to expand the ways you can treat your patient’s but not quite ready, or have the time right now, to dive into a paramedic class? Then AEMT class is for you! More medications and means of administration, more airway options and monitoring devices. And the class is only 4 months long!

Are you ready for a little more?? AEMT class starts Sunday, Aug 20th at COCVAC. Class run once a week on Sunday, from 8am – 5pm. The NYS Test date is Jan 20th, 2018. Start out the new year with new skills and knowledge!! Sign up now!!

Munnsville EMT Original and Refresher EMT Class

The Munnsville Fire Department will host a Faxton St. Luke’s EMS Basic EMT Original and Refresher class.  The class will meet on Monday and Thursday evenings from 6-10PM at the Firehouse. The course will start on October 10, 2017 and the state exam is scheduled for April 19, 2018.  Sign up ion line or call 315 738 8351.

Colgate University EMT Original and Refresher Class

Adam Shaver and Diane Howe will offer a Basic Emergency Medical Technician Original and Refresher Program on Tuesday and Thursday Evenings from 7PM to 10PM starting Sept 5, 2016 state certification exam on April 19, 2018.  Register on line at or call 315 738 8351.

AEMT Original Class

Our “new” AEMT class will start on Sunday August 20 8am and continue on Sunday’s The Class will run from 8AM to 5PM at Central Oneida County Ambulance.  The State Certification Exam will be on January 18, 2018.    Register on-line at or call 315 738 8351 for more details.

Schuyler EMT Original & Refresher Class

Monday and Thursday evenings 6PM to 930 and occasional Saturdays 8AM to noon, The class will begin on September 14th (original) September 7 (refresher) and will test on February 15, 2018,  Instructor Melissa Lockwood.  Register on line or call 315 738 8351 for more information.

Emergency Medical Technician Original

Starting September 6, 2017 hosted by Central Oneida County Ambulance Clark Mills this class will meet Monday and Wednesday 6:30PM – 10PM and will test on March 15, 2018.  Sign up on line at or call 315 738 8351

Herkimer County Community College Basic EMT Class

Basic Emergency Medical Technician Original and Refresher starting August 29, 2017 certification exam December 21, 2017 Tuesday Thursday and occasional Saturday, Instructor Erik Merrell

Register on line or call Bill 315 738 8351 for details

Boilermaker Medical Meetings

2017 Boilermaker Medical Volunteer meetings will be held Thursday July 6 at the EMS Office 14 Foery Drive Utica at 10 AM   3 PM  and 6 PM volunteers will be updated and informed about this years event.

St. Elizabeth Alternate Entrance July 4 Parade

Utica’s fourth of July parade will begin at Our Lady of Lourdes Church Tuesday July 4 and proceed north to the Memorial Parkway.  Genesee Street traffic will be closed for the parade at 11AM until approximately 1 PM.  During that time ambulances may enter St.Elizabeth via Ballantyne Brae.