BLS Academy

BLS Academy Schedule *

The BLS Academy lasts approximately 16 weeks.

**The practical certification exam date is subject to change based on Virginia Office of EMS test site availability.

Academy Meets Starts Practical Certification Exam** Graduation 
BLS Academy 20 Monday/Wednesday Night March 13, 2017 July 5, 2017 July 24, 2017
BLS Academy 21 Tuesday/Thursday Night May 9, 2017 September 6, 2017 September 21, 2017
BLS Academy 22 Monday/Wednesday Night July 10, 2017 November 6, 2017 TBA
BLS Academy 23 Tuesday/Thursday Night September 12, 2017 January 23, 2018 TBA
BLS Academy 24 Monday/Wednesday Night November 6, 2017 March 19, 2018 TBA

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Educational Resources *


Video – Psychomotor Exam Stations *



BLS Academy Student Field Evaluation *

Here, you will find copies of the BLS Academy Student Field Evaluation form along with an example to show AICs how to complete it.  This evaluation form is only to be used for BLS Academy students (yellow badges).  BLS interns (orange badges) must use the intern field evaluation form.

For questions about the BLS Academy Student Field Evaluation form, please contact EMT Clinical Coordinator April Achesinski at AAchesin@vbgov.com.