Fire Department Training
Every Member of the department is responsible for attending training for continuing education. Training’s are held every Monday night 1900-2100. The first Monday of every month is EMS training, the second is Fire Training, and the third is Joint Training. Click here to see the schedule of department trainings.
In the state of Ohio every EMT and Firefighter is required to complete a certain number of hours of continuing education based on their certification level.
In the State of Ohio there are three levels of Firefighter certifications and three levels of EMS certifications. The initial training requirements are as follows.
EMS Medical Direction
All EMS Agencies operate under a physician's license, the physician must be board certified in Emergency Medicine. Valley City Fire Department operates under Dr. Meyers through Medina Hospital.