June 11, 2016

Emergency Medical Technician (EMT)

Becoming an operational member of PVRS means taking your first steps toward becoming an Emergency Medical Technician. There are three levels of EMT certification in the Commonwealth of Virginia, and an additional certification for non-EMS providers. PVRS members practice at all three levels.

These levels of training are:

  • EMT – (BLS level)
  • EMT – Intermediate (ALS)
  • EMT – Paramedic (Advanced ALS Level)