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Regional Training Calendar

Peninsulas EMS Council is the “go to” source for information on EMS training and education throughout the region!

Whether hosted by PEMS, our sister regional councils, or produced by our agency and health system partners, PEMS is the central repository in the region for training information.

If your organization is providing training and you would like to make that training available to others, please let us know below and we will post it to the Regional Training Calendar.

Meeting Change

Click here to see the training calendar!

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 OEMS Approved EVOC Training Programs

The following training programs have been reviewed and are recognized as equivalents to the emergency vehicle operator requirements established in the Virginia EMS Regulations (October 2012), specifically; 12VAC5-31-1210; 12VAC5-31-1230; and 12VAC5-31-1270:

  • American Medical Response, Virginia Division EVOC Course
  • Charlottesville-Albemarle Rescue Squad, Emergency Vehicle Operator’s Course
  • Chesterfield County Fire Department, EVOC Program
  • City of Virginia Beach Emergency Vehicle Operating Course
  • Department of Criminal Justice Services Driver Academy EVOC Course and/or Instructor School
  • Fairfax County Fire and Rescue, EVOC Training Program
  • McNeil and Company, Inc. Emergency Vehicle Operations
  • Richmond Ambulance Authority, Emergency Vehicle Operator’s Course
  • National Association of Emergency Medical Technicians (NAEMT), Emergency Vehicle Operators Safety (EVOS) Course
  • S. Department of Transportation/National Highway Transportation Safety Administration
  • Tuckahoe Volunteer Rescue Squad, Emergency Vehicle Operator’s Course
  • Virginia Association of Volunteer Rescue Squads, Emergency Vehicle Operator’s Course
  • Virginia Department of Fire Programs, Emergency Vehicle Operator’s Course
  • Volunteer Fireman’s Insurance Services, Inc., Emergency Vehicle Driver Training

  Click here to download official notification from OEMS .

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Training Links

EMS Scholarship Opportunity

ECPI University EMS Program

Rappahannock Community College EMS Programs

Thomas Nelson Community College EMS Programs

TEMS Training Calendar

VDEM Training

EMS Education Coordinator Updates

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Training Announcements

Rappahannock Community College Emergency Medical Technician Course Begins January 2023

Are you interested in becoming an Emergency Medical Technician (EMT)?  Rappahannock Community College has a course beginning on January 17, 2023. Check out the picture below for additional information.

EMT Flyer 10.2225

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The Virginia Office of EMS and VectorSolutions have partnered to offer free courses.

The Virginia Office of EMS and Vector Solutions are excited to announce no cost EMS Continuing Education for Virginia EMS Providers.  Over one hundred courses are being offered to help EMS providers meet their recertification requirements for their state and national certifications.  Please take the time to review what is being offered through this significant investment of online training and sign up today!

Click HERE for the flyer.





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who canMake A Difference!

If you or your organization would like a Stop the Bleed presentation, click here!

For more information on the Stop the Bleed program, check out their website at:

EMT-A Course Offered at Rappahannock Community College

RCC EMS Flyer Summer 2021

Rappahannock Community College is offering an opportunity to become certified as an EMT-A. Courses begin in May and the program application deadline is May 7th.

  Click Here to Download the Flyer

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