Shenandoah County Department of Fire and Rescue
600 N. Main Street
Woodstock, VA 22664

2020-2021 EMT Basic

Shenandoah County Dept. of Fire and Rescue, in conjunction with the Virginia Office of Emergency Medical Services, will be sponsoring a certification course in Emergency Medical Technician- Basic. This over 200 hour course is designed to provide training to prepare an individual to function independently in a medical emergency while providing the basic knowledge and skills needed to provide basic life support (BLS) care, and is required to progress to more advanced levels of pre-hospital patient care. Virginia Certification requires successful completion of a National Registry written test and practical skills examination.

Click HERE for course announcement, training registration form and schedule.

Locations: SCFR Headquarters -Training Room 600 N. Main Street, Suite 109, Woodstock, VA 22664

Dates: Begins November 14, 2020 through May 15, 2021 Meets Tuesdays, Thursdays, and some Saturdays- See Attached Course Schedule

Instructors: Local EMS Instructor Cadre

Times: Class begins promptly at 18:30hrs on weekdays and 08:00hrs on weekends.

Cost: $400.00 per student if affiliated with an agency in Shenandoah County.  $400.00 per student if NOT affiliated with an agency within Shenandoah County. (non-refundable)
$50 Practical Test Site Fees are due to the EMS Council prior the time of testing for students NOT affiliated with an agency within Shenandoah County.
Practical Test Site Fees are free for students affiliated with a Shenandoah County Agency.

Prerequisites: SEE ATTACHMENT

Registration: If you are interested in registering please complete a Training Form and return that and the registration fee to SCFR no later than October 16, 2020.