Posts By: Bobby Hill

Congratulations Catherine Walker-VA Beach EMS Career Medic

Posted by & filed under Local and Regional Events.

Catherine Walker has lived in the Hampton Roads area since her junior year of high school. Her fascination with EMS began after her first observer shift with the Virginia Beach Volunteer Rescue Squad in 2015. Catherine proceeded to acquire her EMT-B through the City’s BLS Academy and has since become a Paramedic to continue her…

Awesome-VA Beach EMS-Basic Life Support Academy Class 35-Take The EMT Provider Oath

Posted by & filed under Local and Regional Events.

In February, 2020, Virginia Beach EMS Basic Life Support Academy Class 35 held their graduation ceremony at the Virginia Beach Law Enforcement Training Academy. 29 new EMT students under the direction of VA Beach EMS Senior Paramedic, Instruction Supervisor Karin Pettinger, successfully completed the 16 week emergency medical pre-hospital care course. Before a full house of family…

Chesapeake Beach Rescue Squad Adds An Additional Ambulance

Posted by & filed under Local and Regional Events.

Earlier in 2020, the Chesapeake Beach Volunteer Rescue Squad added a third advanced life support ambulances to their fleet. “We had the privilege of placing our third ambulance into service last night. It’s the first time in the past few years that we have had three ambulances in our fleet. This newest addition will allow…

Congratulations VA Beach EMT Academy Class 34 Volunteer EMT Graduates

Posted by & filed under Local and Regional Events.

In December, 2019, Forty new EMT students under the direction of VA Beach EMS Senior Paramedic Instructor Supervisor Ed Britt , successfully completed the 16 week emergency medical pre-hospital care course. The graduation was held in the Virginia Beach Law Enforcement Training Academy before a pack housed of friends, family members, city officials, fellow EMS brothers and…