CSEMS Administrative Offices are closed for Thanksgiving through November 30, 2014.
  • 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
  • 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
  • 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
  • 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
  • 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]

  • 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)
  • Donate

    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]


Recent News

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Consolidated Test Site Evaluator Training

The Central Shenandoah EMS Council is sponsoring a Consolidated Test Site Evaluator Training program on December 15, 2014 at the CSEMS Council Training Center in Staunton. … [Read More...]

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Casualty Simulation Training

Casualty simulation, often referred to as moulage, is the art of applying mock injuries for the purpose of training emergency response personnel and other medical personnel … [Read More...]


Thanksgiving Holiday Closing

Central Shenandoah EMS Council will close at 1:00PM on Wednesday, November 26 for Thanksgiving. Our offices will reopen on Monday, December 1 at 9:00 AM. … [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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