Background Check and Fingerprinting Service Center

VFDA is where to go if you need a Hazmat Endorsement (HME)

or Transportation Worker Identification Credential (TWIC)

The center is open Monday afternoons, except on federal holidays.

Walk-in hours are 12:45pm to 1:30

VFDA Members can get expedited appointments!

How? Contact Stephanie Austin

802-223-7750 ext. 2

Click here for directions to the VFDA office.


Applicants must bring a notarized birth certificate

or passport in addition to a driver's license. 

Payment methods include a debit or credit card,

company checks or money orders (payable to IDEMIA).

No personal checks or cash is accepted. 

Hazmat fees are $86.50, TWIC fees are $125.25.

You can pre-register for HME, TWIC, or TSA Pre✓

online with TSA at