• 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
  • 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
  • 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]

  • 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


Regulatory Change Notification from OEMS

Effective November 24, 2014, the Virginia EMS Regulations will change to reflect the changes in the BOP regulations and to remove the requirement of a practioner’s signature … [Read More...]


Registration open for Bridgewater EMT program

The Central Shenandoah EMS Council will be conducting an Emergency Medical Technician program starting January 22, 2015 at the Bridgewater Volunteer Rescue Squad in … [Read More...]


Matt Lawler Awarded Governor’s Excellence in EMS Award

(Norfolk, Virginia – November 8, 2014) - Central Shenandoah EMS Council is pleased to announce that its Director of EMS Programs, Matt Lawler has been awarded the Governor’s … [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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