• Protocols

    2015 Protocol Changes Effective March 1 The Central Shenandoah EMS Council is proud to release the 2015 Prehospital Standard Patient Treatment Protocols.  The modified protocols are highlighted by … [Continue Reading]

  • Grant Program

    The Rescue Squad Assistance Fund (RSAF) The Financial Assistance for Emergency Medical Services Grants Program, known as the Rescue Squad Assistance Fund (RSAF) Grant Program is a multi-million … [Continue Reading]

    Grant Program
  • Upcoming CE Classes

    Regional Continuing Education Classes The following classes offer BLS and ALS continuing education credit. Registration is required!  Click on a session for additional information including a … [Continue Reading]

    Upcoming CE Classes
  • 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]

  • 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
  • 2015 Regional EMS Awards Program

    Central Shenandoah EMS Council is now accepting nominations for its 2015 Regional EMS Awards program. This regional award program consists of 11 state level EMS awards and 2 local awards.  Award … [Continue Reading]

    2015 Regional EMS Awards Program
  • 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

Recent News


C.A.R.E. 2015 – Save the date!

The Central Shenandoah EMS Council and Augusta Health are excited to announce the date for C.A.R.E. 2015, the fifth annual regional EMS education day.  The event be held … [Read More...]


VDH Measles Alert – Updated

VDH Measles Alert On February 13, 2015, State Health Commissioner Dr. Marissa Levine, MD, MPH, FAAFP released a letter to physicians concerning measles (see download below). … [Read More...]


AirCare L.I.V.E. 2015 Registration Open

AirCare 5 L.I.V.E 2015 is pleased to host its 10th annual L.I.V.E. event on Saturday, April 11, 2015, the premier educational conference in the Shenandoah Valley region.  Join … [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.


Upcoming Events