Posts Tagged: training

VA Beach EMS Volunteer Tyler Sneads Next Big Adventure-Degree In Nursing

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Two years ago, Tyler Snead heard a VA Beach Rescue Squad Foundation, “Lives Need Saving” radio ad offering free EMT training to qualified people willing to volunteer with the Rescue Squads of  VA Beach. At the time, Tyler had no medical background but was looking for something new to do and decided to check into what…

VA Beach EMS To Participate in a Fire-EMS Highrise Training Evolution at the Oceanfront in November & December

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Virginia Beach EMS career and volunteers will be participating with the Virginia Beach Fire Department in a Fire and EMS training evolution at the Oceanfront Cavalier Hotel  on November 25th, 26th, November 29th, 30th and December 1st from 0830-1800 each day. VA Beach EMS has openings for volunteer rescue squad personnel to staff an advanced…

VA Beach Rescue Squad Foundation Announced 2013 Volunteer Rescue Squad Grant Recipients

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  The Virginia Beach Rescue Squad Foundation has announced the following squads as 2013 grant recipients.         Chesapeake Beach Volunteer Rescue Squad – $15,000 to be used toward purchasing a Glidescope and a Stryker Stretcher.                 Kempsville Volunteer Rescue Squad – $5,000 for hi-visibility reflective…

Virginia Beach EMS Life Membership Awarded to Plaza Rescue Squad Paramedic Korinne Islam

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The Virginia Beach Rescue Squad Foundation extends its congratulations and heartfelt thanks to Plaza Rescue Squad Volunteer Paramedic Korinne Islam on being awarded life membership by the Virginia Beach Department of EMS. As a ten year Virginia Beach EMS life member, Korinne’s 48 hours of monthly ambulance duty is reduced to 36 hours a month….

VA Beach Volunteer Rescue Squad has medical standby openings for the Surf-n-Santa Oceanfront Race on December 8th 2012

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The Surf-n-Santa 10 Mile Race and Frosty’s 5K Race will be held on Saturday morning December 8th, 2012 at the Virginia Beach Oceanfront. 5,000 runners are expected to participate. The VA Beach Volunteer Rescue Squad will be staffing 3 ALS ambulances, an EMS cart, as well as a medical tent and finish line medical personnel….