Tuesday, 27 June 2017

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Course Announcements and Continuing Education


TEMS Quarterly Continuing Education Day-Long Workshops

The next TEMS quarterly CE workshop features stroke assessment, treatment. documentation and hospital interaction. The workshop is being rescheduled for June 2017. Co-sponsored by Sentara Norfolk General Hospital. More information and register here!!

We thank our 2017 Platinum Partner, Sentara Southside Hospitals and and Gold Partner, Bon Secours, for their help in making our education programs possible. The council's education programs are also supported in part by the Kent J. Weber Education and Research Fund.


TEMS Continuing Education Calendar

On-Line Hampton Roads WMD Antidote Kit Training

National Incident Management System (NIMS) Course Available On-Line

Many local training departments and instructors offer initial and continuing education courses. Oftentimes you can obtain continuing education during the initial training courses, but you need to contact the instructor directly to verify topics and dates. Search for all approved Virginia EMS courses

Eastern Shore EMS training info

Eastern Virginia Healthcare Coalition training and events calendar

If you do not find what you are looking for, please e-mail the Regional EMS Education Coordinator, This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it., for more assistance.

 

State, Regional and National EMS Testing

State Test Registration - State EMT Conslolidated Test Sites in the Tidewater Region

State EMS Exam Certification Locations (Statewide)

Regional ALS Sanctioning Process Information

Regional ALS Sanctioning Registration

National Registry Exams (ALS) (OEMS Website)

Obtaining Legal Recognition/Reciprocity 

If you do not find what you are looking for, please e-mail the Regional EMS Education Coordinator, This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it., for more assistance.

 

EVMS Sentara Center for Simulation and Immersive Learning
and EVMS Life Support Training (formerly TCLS Training)

These programs have combined and offer the full range of AHA Basic Life Support (Heartsaver, BLS Provider, Instructor), Advanced Cardiac Life Support (Provider and Instructor), Pediatric Advanced Life Support (Provider and Instructor) and the American College of Surgeons Advanced Trauma Life Support courses. Visit https://sim.evms.edu and click the Course Catalog to find courses. Many courses are offered as a hybrid (online content plus on site skills) as well as the traditional classroom version.

 

Emergency Vehicle Operators Course (EVOC)

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’ 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
  •  U.S. Department of Transportation/National Highway Transportation Safety Administration
  •  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
 

Education Links

Virginia Office of EMS Education Page

Tidewater Community College - EMS program

ECPI - EMS Program

Virginia Department of Emergency Management

American Heart Association

National Fire Academy Self Study Programs

If you do not find what you are looking for, please e-mail the Regional EMS Education Coordinator, This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it., for more assistance.

 
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