Protective Services

Protective Services

Volunteer with Yukon Emergency Medical Services

Apply to be an EMS volunteer

Emergency Medical Services (EMS) volunteers provide pre-hospital medical treatment and transportation in Yukon communities, including after-hours crews in Watson Lake and Dawson City.

Volunteer requirements

Volunteers must:

  • pass a vulnerable sector record check through the RCMP (fee waived for volunteers);
  • be capable of lifting patients and equipment, with assistance;
  • attend weeknight training sessions twice a month; and
  • be 18 years of age or older.

Honoraria

Volunteers who are on call, responding to an incident and attending official meetings and training, will receive an honoraria.

Volunteer training

EMS provides training in:

  • Standard First Aid (SFA)
  • Emergency Medical Responder Certificate
  • CPR for health care providers (CPR-HCP)
  • Class IV Driver’s Licence


For questions or application forms, please contact:
Manager
Yukon EMS Community Operations
867-456-6505