Shannon Training Center
8711 Courthouse Rd
Spotsylvania, VA 22553
Phone: (540) 582-6870
SVRS along with other local agencies offers continual EMS training. This includes the initial courses needed for those individuals new to EMS, as well as continuing education credits for those providers who are already certified. Information will be posted as it becomes available. If you are an instructor or coordinator who would like a course added to this page, or you are interested in attending a class listed on this page,please contact our Training Officer at Training.Officer@spotsyrescue.org.
The Spring EMT Basic Class Is FULL!
Spotsylvania Volunteer Rescue Squad will sponsor a spring EMT Basic class at the Shannon Training Center beginning in February 2014. THE COURSE IS NOW FULL! If you already hold your EMT-B and need CEUs, please contact the course coordinator listed in the course packet. The schedule and contact inofrmation can be downloaded HERE.
The next EMT-B course will be offered in the fall.
For information on other classes being held in the area, please go to the REMS Council website.
Below is a list of upcoming training classes. Recently added items are in RED. All classes will be held at the Spotsylvania VRS Training Center (the old Rescue Station 1) unless otherwise noted. Included are a number of opportunities to get Category 1 hours for your EMT-B recertification: Future classes include Peds ITLS, Skills Fair Days for both ALS and BLS. CPR recertification classes are generally held on odd numbered months.
1/14 CPR recertification
2/5 International Trauma Life Support (ITLS)
2/17 Spring EMT-B Class
2/22 Pediatric Trauma Life Support (PTLS)
Fall EMT-B class
SVRS presents this training video for information about the Stryker power cots.
(Distributed by JK Distrubutors, Spotsylvania, Virginia)
Students may download class materials at the Students Corner