Please Join Us as We Recognize
Kathy Eubank
For Thirty Years of Exceptional Service
to the VAVRS on August 17, 2018
4:00 PM until 7:00 PM
at the VAVRS Office
2535 Turkey Creek Road
Oilville, VA  23129


84th Annual Conference Brochure Revised 7/2018 
see pages 17 & 18 regarding Training Information 
-- on line registration to be posted soon for training events.

The 84th VAVRS Convention will be held September 26-29, 2018 in Virginia Beach, VA. Each year the Association hosts a convention in the last week of September, for learning new techniques through medical seminars, enjoying competition and participating in educational and social activities. The event offers VAVRS members the opportunity to have input on the function and mission of the association during business meetings and election of officers. The convention hosts one of the largest EMS product shows on the east coast, featuring vendors of EMS related equipment, supplies, vehicles and clothing.

2018 Housing List
2018 Convention Scrapbook Rules Senior Junior and District 

2018 Convention Video Scrapbook Rules Senior Junior and District

2018 Convention Exhibitors Packet


Contest Rules:
2018 Special Awards
2018 EMT/BLS Contest
2018 ALS Contest
2018 Rescue Contest

2018 Vehicle Extrication
2018 EVOC Contest
2018 Website Contest 
2018 Parade Contest - to be posted

2018 Outstanding Junior Squad 
2018 Squad of Year

2018 District Vice President of Year Letter  
2018 District Vice President of Year Score Sheet 


Become a Member of VAVRS!

Member benefits include:

  1. Rescue College
  2. Attend Free Trainings
  3. District Meetings
  4. Death Benefit Plan
  5. Board of Governors meetings
  6. Association Directory
  7. Lifeline Magazine
  8. Association Discounts
  9. Advance your Leadership
  10. Family Activities
  11. Statewide Recognition
  12. Member only Opportunities
  13. VAVRS State Office
  14. Scholarships
  15. Social Opportunities
  16. Legislative
  17. Getting Started in the Field
  18. EMS Organizational Navigation
  19. Advertising your Organization

Click on our member tab above to get a copy
of our membership pricing and forms. 

New Member Benefit

VAVRS is now registered with:
PWW media which allows you
10% discount on their products.

Please check PWW Media via 

Contact the VAVRS Office
(800) 833-0602 or (804) 749-8191
for the discount code



This Service Award Program for Volunteer Firefighters and Rescue Squad Workers (VOLSAP) was created by state statute, specifically § 51.1-1200–51.1-1211 of the Code of Virginia,
to provide a mechanism by which the state could facilitate optional retirement savings for volunteer firefighters and rescue squad workers throughout the Commonwealth.

Click Here to be taken to VOLSAP.ORG    

Have you had your yearly mental assessment?

Mental Health Assessment Application
for everyone!

VAVRS 2018 Annual Campaign
Your support allows us to continue to provide the best training possible for our first responders. Your donation will go towards:

  1. Repairing and upgrading our training equipment, trailers and vehicles
  2. Providing training materials, manuals, brochures and books
  3. Helping to fund educational conferences for our instructors and first responders
  4. Providing needed technology for instructors
  5. Providing ongoing education for our instructors and staff 

Click on the Network for Good button below to help support our training efforts. 


If you shop at Amazon they will contribute 0.5% back to the VAVRS. Just click the link below to get started.


For more great updates and information go to our VAVRS Facebook page.


New Member Benefit

We have now added a tab for jobs that have been posted by our members. Send us your posting and we will add it to our "Jobs" tab. 

National EMS Memorial Service

Here is the 2018 National EMS Memorial Service video on YouTube.