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Veterans Affairs Acquisition Academy (VAAA)

 

Online Training Resources

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Certified Biomedical Equipment Technician (BMET) Preparation Course (Online)

The instruction is provided online via Blackboard for self-paced learning with an instructor available to provide assistance.  This course prepares students to pass the Certified Biomedical Equipment Technician exam.  This course will provide participants with lecture and training materials in the following subject areas:

  • Anatomy and Physiology
  • Fundamentals of Electricity and Electronics
  • Healthcare Technology Problem solving
  • Healthcare Information Technology
  • Public Safety in the Healthcare Environment
  • Sample areas of ICC test questions
  • Comprehensive instruction in Digital Imaging and Communications in Medicine (DICOM) protocol

To register please send an email to vaaafms@va.gov.

Online Library — Training for Continuing Education

FMS is pleased to offer VA’s FM workforce access to an extensive collection of online training courses for FM personnel who would like to continue to sharpen their skills in their chosen field or need continuing education units (CEUs) to fulfill educational requirements for many professional licenses, credentials, and certifications.  The FMS library of over 1,400 professional and industrial courses covers topics that include architecture, design, civil and structural engineering, building codes, sustainability, electrical, safety, HVAC, project management, and more.  Register for an account and start training.

National Fire Protection Agency Courses (NFPA)

Please contact FMS at vaaafms@va.gov for all online availability.