VAVRS Rescue College; June 12-21, 2020; Register Now Before Classes are Filled!

Classes are filling up! Register early to get your first selections. View the Rescue College Available Courses Online – HERE! Register Online HERE for Rescue College Classes Download a PDF of the 2020 VAVRS Rescue College Brochure DEADLINES: INSTRUCTOR PRETEST DEADLINE Friday, May 1, 2020 REGISTRATION DEADLINE Friday, May 15, 2020 CANCELLATION DEADLINE Friday, May 22, 2020

EVOC Refresher Course; March 28, 2020 – Preston Yancey

There will be an EVOC Refresher Class held at the Preston L. Yancey Station 11. Class Saturday, March 28, 2020 Classroom will be from 0830 -1730 To register for the class, you must call 1-800-833-0602 or go on the VAVRS website to register for class. You can download student manual on the VAVRS website. At […]

2020 Regional EMS Awards Program – CSEMS Now Accepting Nominations

The Central Shenandoah EMS Council is now accepting nominations for the 2020 Regional EMS Awards program. This regional recognition program honors the exceptional contributions of EMS providers in the Central Shenandoah Valley make to their communities. This regional program consists of 12 categories and one scholarship. Award nominations must be received by 5:00pm, April 15, 2020. […]

2019/20 Novel Coronavirus Guidance for EMS

Interim Guidance for Emergency Medical Services (EMS) Systems and 911 Public Safety Answering Points (PSAPs) for 2019-nCoV in the United States EMS clinician practices should be based on the most up-to-date 2019-nCoV clinical recommendations and information from appropriate public health authorities and EMS medical direction. State and local EMS authorities may direct EMS clinicians to […]

Resilient Responder Workshops: Self-Care for Responders Before, During & After an Emergency

Registration Required at No Cost. Register Online HERE. The Virginia Department of Health Office of Emergency Preparedness will  conduct the Community Based Emergency Response Seminar (CBERS) this Spring throughout the Commonwealth.  This year’s topic is Resilient Responder ~ Self-Care for Responders Before, During, & After an Emergency. *Please share this information with your staff and partners. Target Audience: Any disaster […]