Safety and Health Council of North Carolina

A non-profit association preventing injury through
safety education and training since 1960!

Coaching the Emergency

Vehicle Operator CEVO 3:

Fire or Ambulance Program Instructor Development Program
Ambulance applies National Safety Council’s defensive driving methods to ambulance work. Drivers learn navigation skills for moving through traffic safely. Instructors challenge participants to develop solutions for varied circumstances.

CEVO 3 - Ambulance

Instructor Development Course

Topics covered:

  • Vehicle Placement in Traffic
  • Intersections, as well as passing and changing lanes
  • Nighttime driving
  • Blind spots and cushion safety
  • Backing up and parking safety


CEVO 3- Fire
Instructor Development Course

This program features the newest information on safe driving procedures. Drivers analyze essential prevention skills. Instructors expand on provided traffic examples, applying them to real-life situations.

Topics Covered:

  • Intersections, as well as passing and changing lanes
  • Reaction and cushion of safety
  • Traffic hazard identification
  • Handling blind spots and backing up safety
  • Operating on different road surfaces and in adverse weather




CEVO-3 Instructor Kit Materials Include:

Fully-scripted Instructor Guide

DVD with apparatus inspections and real-life driver scenarios

Group discussion diagrams to reinforce key coaching points

Reproducible observation checklist


CEVO-3 Trainee Kit Materials Include:

Driver Response Books containing self appraisal, discussion questions, situation scenarios, and Coaching Reminder Points

Computer-scored final exam*

Driver Recognition Patch*


* Final exams are scored at Coaching Systems. Participants scoring 80% or better receive a recognition patch and course completion certificate from the National Safety Council.


$395 First Attendee (Instructor Kit Included)
$150 each additional attendee from the same company (Trainee Kit Only)

Please pre-register for class!

Questions? Call Matt Thompson at (919) 719-9818

CANCELLATION POLICY: We hope you do not have to cancel, but if you need to do so, cancellation notices received in writing seven (7) or more days prior to the first day of class will be refunded in full, less a $50 administrative fee. Cancellations received less than seven (7) days before the first day of class will be refunded 75% of the course fee in the form of a SHCNC Voucher for future training. Unused Vouchers expire one year after date of issue. Substitutions are welcomed. No shows and cancellations received after the start of class will not be eligible for a refund. This policy will be enforced so please plan ahead if you need to cancel.

Onsite Training!

Your Place or Ours

Call Matthew Thompson in Raleigh at (919) 719-9818 or Derrick Foxx in Charlotte at (704) 644-4220