2017 EMT Class

The Emergency Medical Technician (EMT) certification program is designed to train an individual to function independently in a medical emergency. This course provides the basic knowledge and skills needed to deliver Basic Life Support (BLS) care and is required to progress to more advanced levels of prehospital patient care. COURSE INFORMATION WHERE: Gloucester Volunteer Fire […]

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Ice/Water Rescue Training 2015

Gloucester Volunteer Fire & Rescue Squad’s response district includes the Mobjak Bay; 5 rivers (York, Severn, Ware, North and Piankatank), a reservoir, numerous creeks and countless lakes and ponds of varying sizes and depths. A grant from the Treakle Foundation obtained late last year enabled the company to purchase 3 mustang cold water immersion survival […]

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GVFRS 2015 EMT Course Starts Feb 10th

Gloucester Volunteer Fire and Rescue Squad (GVFRS) will conduct an Emergency Medical Technician (EMT) Course starting in January 2015. The Emergency Medical Technician Course prepares the student to obtain National Registry and Virginia certification as an Emergency Medical Technician. The course is scheduled to begin on February 10, 2015. The class will meet on Tuesday […]

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Jan 4 – Jun 17, 2014 – Emergency Medical Technician Course

The next Emergency Medical Technician (EMT) course begins January 4, 2014.  The cost for the course is $400.  GVFRS will pay the fee for those who commit to a volunteer service agreement. See the syllabus below for the course schedule. Course description EMT-B Syllabus 2014 (DRAFT) Registration

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Jan 11, 2014 – Advanced Cardiac Life Support

January 11th – 9:00 AM – 7:00 PM ADVANCED CARDIAC LIFE SUPPORT Cost $150 About this course Register

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Dec 18, 2013 – EMSAT Treating the Overdose Patient

December 18th – 7:30 PM – 9:30 PM EMSAT – Treating the Overdose Patient (Area 05, Area 76) Childhood Illnesses (Area 08, Area 91)

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Nov 20, 2013 EMSAT – Rapid Trauma Assessment

November 20th – 7:30 PM – 9:30 PM EMSAT – Rapid Trauma Assessment and Treatment of Blast Injuries (Area 04, Area 78) Holiday Heart Syndrome (Area 05, Area 88)

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Oct 16, 2013 EMSAT – How Sweet It Is

October 16th – 7:30 PM – 9:30 PM EMSAT – How Sweet It Is: Diabetic Emergencies (Area 05, Area 89) Neonatal Resuscitation (Area 08, Area 91)

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