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    Make a difference in YOUR community Did you know...  there are more than 1,886 EMS providers in the CSEMS region?  there are 60 licensed EMS agencies--consisting of  government, volunteer, … [Continue Reading]

  • Be a Volunteer

    VOLUNTEERS make everything we do every day possible and many of our agencies are in critical need of your help! We count on the friendliness, teamwork and dedication of effective and efficient staff … [Continue Reading]

    Be a Volunteer
  • Ebola Virus Disease (EVD)

    In light of the first diagnosed case of Ebola Virus Disease in the United States, the U.S. Centers for Disease Control (CDC) has released information and guidance for managers of 9-1-1 Public Safety … [Continue Reading]

    Ebola Virus Disease (EVD)
  • Protocols

    CCR Highlights 2014 Protocols Modifications The Central Shenandoah EMS Council is proud to release the 2014 Prehospital Standard Patient Treatment Protocols.  The modified protocols are highlighted … [Continue Reading]

  • AHA Community Training Center

    AHA Community Training Center CSEMS is an authorized American Heart Association (AHA) Community Training Center and therefore provides multiple AHA courses such as CPR and First Aid, to ACLS, PALS, … [Continue Reading]

    AHA Community Training Center
  • Upcoming EMS Courses

    Advanced EMT Program starts January 2015 The Central Shenandoah EMS Council will be conducting an accredited Advanced Emergency Medical Technician program starting January 20, 2015 at the CSEMS … [Continue Reading]

    Upcoming EMS Courses
  • CSEMS Celebrating 35th Anniversary

    35th Anniversary Celebration Central Shenandoah EMS Council, Inc. is celebrating it's 35th Anniversary this year.  For 35 years, CSEMS has proudly served as the regional coordinating body for EMS … [Continue Reading]

    CSEMS Celebrating 35th Anniversary

Recent News


2014 OSHA Infection Control Officer Courses

Tidewater EMS Council is presenting a slate of 2014 OSHA Infection Control Officer Courses in Chesapeake, VA with instruction provided by Infection Control - Emerging … [Read More...]


2014 Annual Report

The Board of Directors accepted the Council's 2014 Annual Report at their meeting on the evening of October 22, 2014.  The 2014 Annual Report details the activities and … [Read More...]


CAMTS Site Survey Public Notice

  PUBLIC NOTICE The Commission on Accreditation of Medical Transport Systems will conduct an accreditation site visit of: PHI Air Medical, LLC On December 3 - 4, … [Read More...]

The Central Shenandoah EMS Council American Heart Association Training Center provides classes in Basic Life Support (BLS), Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS) and Pediatric Advanced Life Support (PALS). Classes are available for the continuing education of healthcare professionals as well as for those needing certifications for other professions.

For more information about upcoming classes or to register for an upcoming class please contact Chandra Traylor at (540) 886-3676 or email ctraylor@vaems.org.


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