COEVTA is an organization comprised primarily of Fire, Emergency Transport, and Law Enforcement Mechanics from Colorado and neighboring states. The purpose of COEVTA is to train, educate, and share information concerning fire apparatus maintenance and repair.


Plan, organize, and lead at least one training delivery program that will
proceed to the eventual certification of mechanics. As part of the
Annual Academy; provide other courses, as desired by the students.

  • Develop Uniform Curriculum
  • Insure Consistent Educational Delivery
  • Delineate Faculty Standards
  • Review, Evaluate, and Refine the Program Periodically


Certify all fire apparatus mechanics to appropriate levels based
on established fire apparatus industry standards.

  • Participate in a Recognized Standard for the Certification of Fire Apparatus Mechanics
  • Establish Outreach Training to Facilitate Administration of the Certification Program
  • Encourage the Certifying Agency to Establish a Registry of Certified Fire Apparatus
  • Correlate the Fire Apparatus Mechanics Certification Program to Industry Standards Relating to the Delivery, Warranty, and Certification of Fire Apparatus