• Eligible applicants must meet all minimum requirements, then may proceed to the application instructions.

  • Ineligible applicants should refer to the additional information.

Minimum Requirements:

  • At least sixteen (16) years of age and physically fit.

  • Emergency Medical Technician (or) currently enrolled in training with one (1) month until completion

    • New Jersey Certified Emergency Medical Technician (NJDOH | OEMS)

    • Nationally Certified Emergency Medical Technician (NREMT)

  • American Heart Association Basic Life Support Provider Certification (CPR & AED)

  • Able to successfully complete a probationary training period within nine (9) to twelve (12) months of start date

  • Flexible schedule and availability

    • Members will be required to maintain active membership minimum requirements: nine (9) shifts per quarter, three (3) weekend shifts per quarter, one (1) shift every (3) weeks, AND two (2) holiday shifts per year.

  • Valid Driver's License (preferred but not required)

Additional Information:

[Notice: The Fort Lee Volunteer Ambulance Corps does not qualify for the NJ EMT training fund. Applicants will be required to cover tuition out of pocket. However, tuition may be reimbursed upon the successful completion of our probationary training program.



The Observation Program was established to provide the public and students an opportunity to better understand the duties of an EMT. Observers are assigned to crews for the opportunity to shadow real emergency calls. Observers are assigned to crews with senior members capable of sharing seasoned knowledge and insight. The program is selective for individuals with legitimate civic or educational reasons.

More information on how to apply coming soon…