• 2015 Virginia EMS Symposium

    Registration for the 2015 Virginia EMS Symposium is now open.  The symposium is largest EMS training event in the state, and one of the largest in the country, the Virginia EMS Symposium is a five-day … [Continue Reading]

    2015 Virginia EMS Symposium
  • ALS Recertification Program

    The Central Shenandoah EMS Council proudly presents a complete Advanced Life Support Refresher program that will be offered over the course of one week. … [Continue Reading]

    ALS Recertification Program
  • Online EMT!

    CSEMS proudly announces the first-ever online EMT programs to be offered in the Shenandoah Valley and some of the first such programs offered in Virginia.  Click to learn more! … [Continue Reading]

    Online EMT!
  • C.A.R.E. 2015 EMS Education Event

    The Central Shenandoah EMS Council proudly presents C.A.R.E. 2015, an educational symposium co-sponsored by the Central Shenandoah EMS Council and Augusta Health.  This fifth annual day-long … [Continue Reading]

    C.A.R.E. 2015 EMS Education Event
  • 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]

  • 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]

  • 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


Fall 2015 RSAF Grants Program Opens

The Financial Assistance for Emergency Medical Services Grants Program, known as the Rescue Squad Assistance Fund (RSAF) Grant Program is a multi-million dollar grant program … [Read More...]

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CSEMS Fall Continuing Education Schedule

Central Shenandoah EMS Council (CSEMS) proudly announces its Fall 2015 continuing education program.  The Council has scheduled over 70 hours of CE throughout the region at … [Read More...]


Drug Box Shortages Effective 7/21/15

The Council has been notified of the following medication shortages. Please click on the link below to download the memo which details current drug … [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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