National EMS Week is May 17-23

NVFC offering free online training for limited time
National EMS Week is coming up on May 17-23 and provides an opportunity both to raise awareness about EMS and to recognize the contributions and life-saving services provided by EMS personnel. This year’s theme is EMS Strong. 
To help strengthen the emergency services, the NVFC is providing its Leadership for Volunteer Emergency Medical Services and Rescue Providers online training for FREE. Use the code EMSWeek when you register for the course at You must register between May 17-23 to receive the discount; you may complete the course at a later time. 
Click here to find resources from ACEP to plan your EMS Week activities, including the 2015 planning guide. NAEMT also offers an EMS Week web site, including 10 Ways to Celebrate EMS Practitioners and Tips for Raising Awareness about EMS.
The NVFC thanks all EMS and Rescue personnel for your service to your community.