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ESM Training Dates

2020 Training Dates and Locations have been finalized. 12 trainings will be held around the state based on requests and locations that have not held one in recent years. Please note that due to expected demand, these trainings will be larger and may require more travel than normal.

Course registration is required, no walk-ins allowed if training is at capacity.

You can register by clicking the course registration link at the left.


Dates and Locations

For additional information, directions, and recommended hotels, download the Regional ESM Brochure located on the main ESM Course page.

  • Huntingdon County – March 25 & 26, 2020 – Wed/Thur - POSTPONED
    • ​Location: Lake Raystown Resort, 3101 Chipmunk Crossing, Saxton, PA 16678 Directions
    • Room Block: Fairfield Inn and Suites, Huntingdon, 9970 Shaner Blvd., Huntingdon, PA, Block under: Center for Dirt and Gravel Roads, @$94/ plus tax per night, valid until February 20, 2020, Phone: 814-643-3672
  • McKean County – April 14 & 15, 2020 – Tues/Wed - POSTPONED
    • Location: Bradford Vets Club, 94 Barbour St, Bradford, PA 16701 Directions
    • Suggested Hotel: Holiday Inn Express, Bradford, 30 Tarport Drive Ext. Bradford PA, Phone: 814-362-7090 
  • Lehigh/Berks Counties – April 22 & 23, 2020 – Wed/Thurs - POSTPONED
    • Location: Holiday Inn Morgantown - Reading Area, 6170 Morgantown Rd, Morgantown, PA 19543 Directions
    • Room Block: PSE, @$99/plus tax/night, valid until March 21, 2020, Phone: 610-286-3000
  • Somerset/Fayette Counties – May 12 & 13, 2020 – Tues/Wed
    • ​Location: Seven Springs Mountain Resort, 777 Water Wheel Dr, Champion, PA 15622 Directions
    • Room Block: Dirt & Gravel Training, @$96/plus tax/night, valid until April 12, 2020, Phone: 800-452-2223
  • York County – June 2 & 3, 2020 – Tues/Wed 
    • ​Location: The Outdoor Country Club, 1157 Detwiler Drive, York, PA 17404 Directions
    • Suggested Hotel: Comfort Inn and Suites; Phone: 717-699-1919
  • Erie County – June 17 & 18, 2020 – Wed/Thurs
    • ​Location: Sheraton Erie Bay Front Hotel, 55 W Bay Rd, Erie, PA 16507 Directions
    • Room Block: Dirt & Gravel Roads, @$125/plus tax/night, valid until June 1, 2020, Phone: 814-240-7272
  • Bradford County – July 7 & 8, 2020 – Wed/Thurs
    • ​Location: Wysox Volunteer Fire Company, 111 Lake Rd, Wysox, PA 18854 Directions
    • Room Block: Fairfield Inn & Suites by Marriott Towanda, 1248 Golden Mile Rd, Towanda, PA, Phone: 570-265-5553
  • Beaver County – July 15 & 16, 2020 – Tues/Wed
    • ​Location: Independence Twp Vol Fire Department, 116 School Rd, Aliquippa, PA 15001 Directions
    • Room Block: Hampton Inn Pittsburgh-Airport, 8514 University Boulevard, Moon, PA 15108, DG5, Rate: @$114/ plus tax per night, Cutoff Date: June 13, 2020, Phone: 412-264-0020
  • Snyder County – August 18 & 19, 2020 – Tues/Wed/Thur
    • ​Location: Best Western Plus Country Cupboard Inn, 7701 Westbranch Hwy, Lewisburg, PA 17837 Directions
    • Suggested Hotel: Best Western Plus Country Cupboard Inn; Phone: 570-524-5500
  • Clarion/Forest Counties – October 20 & 21, 2020 – Tues/Wed
    • ​Location: Trinity Point Church of God, 180 West Trinity Drive, Clarion, PA 16214 Directions
    • Room Block: Holiday Inn Express, Dirt & Gravel Training, @$89/plus tax/per night, valid until Sept. 20, 2020, Phone: 814-223-4010 
  • Luzerne County – November 4 & 5, 2020 – Wed/Thurs
    • ​Location: Holiday Inn Wilkes Barre – East Mountain, 600 Wildflower Dr, Wilkes-Barre, PA 18702 Directions
    • Room Block: Dirt & Gravel Training, @ $96/+ tax per night, valid until October 15. Phone: 570-970-1162
  • Centre County – November 17 & 18, 2020 – Tues/Wed
    • ​Location: Penn Stater Hotel & Conference Center, 215 Innovation Blvd, State College, PA 16803 Directions
    • Room Block: ESMT20A, @ $114/night, valid until TBD Phone: 814-863-5000

Next Training Information

Somerset/Fayette Counties – May 12 & 13, 2020

Seven Springs Mountain Resort
777 Water Wheel Dr
Champion, PA 15622