Attention VAVRS Members and Instructors:
Plans are under way for re-opening our training classes. Classes have not opened up as of today. We are still in the process of confirming a date when we will start offering classes again. When we do we will be following the guidelines in the document below.
Click on the below document for more details.
The First Responder Virginia Convention for 2020 has been canceled. Please click on the letter below for more information.
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Member benefits include:
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of our membership pricing and forms.
1. VAVRS - Classes have been canceled through June 10th.
2. Spring BOG - Has been canceled and classes at Spring BOG have also been canceled.
3. Camporee - Will now be held August 14-16 this year.
4. District 3 Meeting - April 25th is canceled, next meeting will be August 1st
5. Rescue College 2020 - Canceled for 2020
6. First Responder Virginia 2020 Convention
Rescue College - 2020 has been canceled due to COVID - 19
Refunds will be processed over the next 2 to 3 weeks.
2020 VAVRS Camporee
Date changed to August 14-16
Small Country Campground - Louisa VA
RV's, Tents, Overnight Rental Units, Music, Entertainment, Kids Games, Playground, Fishing, Walking Trails, Corn hole, Horse Shoes, Meals, and Gathering of Friends!!
2020 - VAVRS 85th Anniversary!
Since 1935 VAVRS has been serving the Virginia EMS community.
To see the Strategic Plan for VAVRS please click on the plan below:
VAVRS Strategic Plan
VAVRS - IMPORTANT DATES
VAVRS Executive Committee Meeting
Teleconference – 1st Saturday of each month at 9a
This NEW award recognizes the accomplishments in the area of Roadway Safety and Traffic Incident Management.
This award is open to those that respond to roadway incidents and will be presented in conjunction with the Governors Virginia EMS Awards.
Click here to download fillable PDF of Nomination Form!
VOLUNTEER FIREFIGHTERS' AND RESCUE SQUAD WORKERS' SERVICE AWARD PROGRAM
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
In August 2019 the VAVRS Executive Committee approved a $100.00 fee for non-VAVRS members to attend any VAVRS Course.