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Emergency Medical Classes

Cattaraugus County EMS is the CFR and EMT New York State Course Sponsor in the county.  This means that we coordinate and sponsor all CFR and EMT original and refresher training in Cattaraugus County.  Questions about and sign-ups for all CFR and EMT courses should be directed to the Office of Emergency Services by calling Robert Kuhn, County EMS Coordinator at (716) 938-2244.

Emergency Medical Services (EMS) classes we offer:

  • Emergency Medical Technician (EMT) Original and Refresher

  • Certified First Responder (CFR) Original and Refresher

  • American Heart Association Courses:

    • Health Care Provider CPR
    • Heart Saver CPR
    • First Aid
    • AED


Links to EMS Course Prerequisite Training:


Click for an online EMS training resource


Important EMS Course Information:

Updated information - Great Valley EMT Original/Refresher Course

The class days for the Great Valley EMT class have been updated as of 1/23/2015. The class will be held primarily on Mondays, Wednesdays, and Thursdays. Towards the end of class, there will be some sessions on Tuesdays instad on Monday due to scheduling conflicts with the instructor. The Saturday's have been removed from the schedule. 




American Heart Assoication BLS for Health Care Providers CPR/AED courses are scheduled to begin at the Cattaraugus Ambulance Service on 1/24/15 and the Coldspring Fire Department on 2/28/15. If you are interested, please sign up online today. 



EMT Original/Refresher will begin on February 2, 2015 @ the Great Valley Fire Department. See the flyer below for complete course information. 



UPDATED - Great Valley EMT Origianl/Refresher Course - Begins Feb 5,201587.06 KB
AHA BLS for HCP Course Flyer - Cattaraugus Ambulance - Jan 24119.09 KB
AHA BLS for HCP Course Flyer - Coldspring Fire Dept - Feb 28th118.71 KB
National Standard Update Information322.67 KB
CFR/ EMR Textbook Policy and Information247.74 KB
DOH 3312-Verification of Membership & Course Liability Form481.5 KB
EMT Textbook Purchase Policy and Info213.38 KB