Community CPR is perfect community members that wish to be able to help in an emergency. The class lasts about 2-3 hours. The certification is valid for 2 years. There is a short test and practical session.
CPR Pro is for anyone that is in the healthcare or EMS field. This class lasts about 5 hours. The class includes a test and a practical session. The certification is vaild for 2 years.
Basic First Aid is a class for anyone that wants to be prepared in the event of an emergency. The class lasts about 4 hours. The certification is vaild for 2 years.
The pet first aid class is no longer supported by ASHI, but we teach it for members of the community that are interested. In this class you will learn basic rescucation methods for cats and dogs. If you are interested please fill out the form below.
The child baby sitting class is good for anyone who wishes to provide baby sitting services. While there is nothing that requires this class, it will give you the knowledge that you need to respond to sick or injured children. The class lasts 6 hours. The certification is valid for 1 year.
Advanced Cardiac Life Support is a class that is marketed towards EMS and providers in the Healthcare field. The class lasts for 16 hours. The certification is valid for 2 years.
Pedatric Advanced Life Support is a class that is marketed towards EMS and providers in the Healthcare field. The class last for 16 hours. The certification is valid for 2 years.
The oxygen administration class is designed for teaching the public how to administer oxygen properly. The class lasts for 2 hours. The certification is valid for 1 year.
Vehicle extrication is a class that is sponsored by the VAVRS, in this class students will learn how to safely work on the scene of a vehicle accident with entrapment. The students will learn how to work with a team to rescue a person entrapped in a vehicle. This class last 16 hours, it takes place over 2 days. The certification is valid for 5 years.
This class has been design for any one who could come in contact with blood in their work place. The class lasts 1 hour. The certification is valid for 1 year.
EVOC is a class that is provided by VAVRS. The course reniforces laws that relate to emergency driving. The class takes place over 2 days, the course includes a test and practical driving. The certification lasts for 5 years.
The VAVRS was founded in May 5, 1936 in Lynchburg, Virginia. The organization is dedicated to providing quality training to Volunteer EMS stations. This training is free to members of VAVRS organizations. VAVRS offers classes ranging from Rope Rescue to Swift Water Rescue, to Vehicle Extrication, to CE classes for your EMT- Basic, Intermediate, or Paramedic.
The VDFP is the state agency that is responsible for fire training, the agency also teaches classes that are beneficial to EMS providers. They teach Vehicle Extrication and EVOC, as well as many other classes that could be] helpful.
The Virginia Department of EMS is the state agency responsible for governing the EMS system across the state. The button below links to the search for a class page. This is a wonderful resource for people looking for EMT classes throughout the state of Virginia.