EVT Training Academy

EVT Training Academy

Emergency Vehicle Technicians (EVT) perform maintenance on emergency automobiles and apparatuses within the Fire Service. These technicians are required to attend training and obtain certification to service these complex and life-saving vehicles. The EVT Training Academy works to provide educationial courses immediately followed by certification/recertification exams scheduled through the Emergency Vehicle Technician Certification Commission, Inc. (EVTCC). Currently, we are offering limited regional training events with the goal to offer a week of training as part of the Florida Fire Conference in Orlando, FL on January 8-12, 2024.

As we are moving forward, we want to know what format of training works best for you. Please take a moment to complete this two-minute survey so we know how to accommodate your training needs:


E-3 Ambulance Heating, Air-Conditioning, and Ventilation Systems
Thursday, May 18, 2023 | Exam: Friday, May 19, 2023
Tampa Fire Rescue Training Ground
116 S 34th St., Tampa, FL 33605

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Additional Information

Fee: $175 per student
*Registration to the training class DOES NOT include registration for certification/recertification testing. Please schedule the exam at least twenty-one (21) days prior to testing date through the Emergency Vehicle Technician Certification Commission, Inc. (EVTCC) directly on their website.*

Lunch will be provided, courtesy of Ten-8 Fire & Safety, LLC.


Hotel Accommodations
We have the following courtesy blocks available for attendees to book accommodations:

Holiday Inn Express & Suites Tampa East / Ybor City
2520 N. 50th Street, Tampa, FL. 33619
Rate: $149/night plus tax
Cutoff Date: 11:59PM on May 3, 2023

To Make a Reservation:

  1. Once you Click on the Link It will Take you to the Hotel's Website
  2. Enter your Arrival & Departure Date and Page for your Group will open to make a reservation as Shown below
  3. Click on Select and Enter all the Information as Directed.

*Please be aware of the policies and terms of payment which the hotel strictly follows before making reservations:

  1. Hotel does not accept cash or any online reloadable cards like PayPal, Cash App or Venmo etc.
  2. Credit card used to book a room should be present at the time of arrival along with card holder valid photo ID. In the event the card holder or card are not present at check-in, guest will be asked to provide different form of payment.
  3. If you would like to provide a credit card ahead of time (card holder will not be present at check-in) please request a credit card authorization by calling the hotel at 813-533-0400 and they will email you a secured digital link via Sertifi.
  4. If you have any questions for the hotel, feel free to call them at: 813-533-0400

Hilton Garden Inn Tampa Ybor Hist. District
1700 East 9th Avenue, Tampa, FL 33605
Rate: $179/night plus tax
Cutoff Date: Friday, May 5, 2023


Please do not hesitate to contact us if you have any questions or need assistance at [email protected] or (850) 900-5180.

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