EMS & Fire Training

Training Contacts

EMS Training:
emstraining@gvfrs.org

Fire Training:
training1@gvfrs.org

Middle Peninsula Regional Fire Training Center:
burnbuilding@gvfrs.org

CPR Training:
cpr@gvfrs.org

To sign up for classes, please visit our Class Sign Up Page.

EMS Training

GVFRS offers CE, available to all EMS providers, each month throughout the year. 

  • EMSAT, 3rd Wed each month at 1900.  Followed by 1 -2 hours additional CE
    • July 18,  Infection Control Update
    • Aug 15, Scenario Based Application of Pulse Ox and End Tidal CO2
    • Sep 19, Unite the Right Rally – Response and lessons learned in Charlottesville
    • Oct 17, Dealing with Dementia, Delirium, and Depression
    • Nov 21, Using Splints to treat Orthopedic Trauma
    • Dec 19, Securing Pediatric Patients during transport
    • Download the Fall 2018 EMSAT Schedule

Need FREE CE?  Get EMSAT On-line:

Past EMSAT courses are available on-line via CentreLearn.  Watch the video, take a short quiz, and see CE hours appear in your portal the next morning.  To find out how, go to:

EMSAT CE FREE On CenterLearn

Fire Training

GVFRS offers fire training on the 3rd Monday of each month at 1900 (except December), and informal training each Wednesday evening at 1900.

CPR Training

GVFRS offers American Heart Association CPR classes for the general public as a community service (Heartsaver First Aid CPR AED).  All classes are offered free of charge and everyone is welcome to attend either course. Unless otherwise noted, all classes are held at Station 1 (6595 Main Street, Gloucester, VA 23061).For more information on CPR training, see our CPR page.

NIMS On-Line Classes

Completion of NIMS ICS-100, ICS-200, ICS-700, and ICS-800 is required for all First Responders.  These courses may be taken on line with a short quiz at the end.

To take the On-Line NIMS required courses, visit our NIMS ICS-100, ICS-200, ICS700, and ICS-800 page for links to each test.

EMS & FIRE Training Calendar