Types of volunteer opportunities
We utilize Texas certified EMS personnel to staff our Mobile Intensive Care Units as they provide 911 emergency service to those in need. Anyone who possesses a current Texas Department of Health EMS Certification (any level) may apply for volunteer membership. Once you become a member we ask that you contribute by riding at least two 11-12 hour shifts per month.
How to Become a CCEMS Medical Volunteer
Step 1: Complete an application online. Click here.
Step 2: Pass physical agility test
Step 3: Attend an orientation class.
All volunteers whether medical or non medical MUST attend the orientation class. The class is a one day 4 hour class held at the Charles R Hooks Education Center at 7111 Five Forks, Spring, Texas 77379.
Step 4: Pass Background Check
Step 5: Paramedics Only must pass a FSDAP test
Step 6: Complete Introductory Shifts
Successfully complete at least (6) eleven hour Introductory shifts with a medical Mentor at CCEMS. Introductory Candidates will have 30-90 days to complete their shifts. After successful completion of appropriate paperwork and shifts, the Introductory candidate will have an opportunity to become a Member Volunteer.
Our CPR program has grown from training dozens to hundreds of people each year. CPR saves lives, and with your help we can get this valuable training to more people. Anyone with, or qualified to earn, a current AHA CPR Instructor certification can be part of our growing community education program. Course availability is frequent and there are even opportunities to lead your own regularly scheduled class.
Cypress Creek EMS is dedicated to providing a rewarding atmosphere for the volunteers who make a difference in our organization. To help achieve this, the organization provides several benefits. The more subjective benefits such as state of the art equipment, aggressive treatment therapies, open protocols, and the opportunity to practice your skills in a supportive environment help provide a positive experience within the organization.
Upon successful completion of the introductory program, CCEMS provides each new member with two red uniform shirts (with the CCEMS shoulder emblem) and a pair of black “medic” style uniform pants.
Cypress Creek EMS provides all active members with worker’s compensation style insurance coverage in case of duty related illness or injury.
Educational Scholarships are available for CCEMS’ EMT Basic and Paramedic classes. In addition, free continuing education is available through the Charles R. Hooks Education Center.