First introduced in the early 90’s, the driver training program, Coaching The® Emergency Vehicle Operator™ (CEVO), for ambulance, fire and police personnel quickly became accepted as standards in driver training for these fields. Since then, over 500,000 emergency professionals have been trained with the CEVO programs.

 **Graduates receive CEVO 4 patch and certificate**

Program Components

Video Presentation which offers comprehensive coverage of collision prevention techniques and issues, including:

  • A cushion of safety including apparatus positioning
  • Scanning and handling blind spots
  • Safe backing procedures, parking procedures, and safety at the fire ground
  • Operating on a variety of road surfaces
  • Apparatus inspection plus apparatus handling and design characteristics
  • Driving with lights and siren, and driving in non-emergency situations
  • Personal description of results of a court case involving fatal collision while driving with lights and siren
  • Also includes in-vehicle video cam shots of actual collisions

Discussion Scenarios which generate group discussion concerning collision avoidance skills and techniques applicable to daily driving


Cost of class is $50

*Echo Hose Ambulance Members Free


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2021 Schedule


April 27, 2021@5pm

September 28, 2021@5pm

November 30, 2021 @5pm


(Held at the Echo Hose Community Training Center)

430 Coram Ave Shelton CT





Head Northwest on Howe Ave

Turn Left on to White Street

Turn Right on to Coram Ave

Take first Left onto Elm Street

You will see the driveway to training Center on your left


If you are going to use GPS to find us, use 20 Elm Street and it will put you in the driveway of the building





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