Emergency Medical Services (EMS)


The Campbell County Department of Public Safety Emergency Medical Services (EMS) division coordinates and supports the efforts of the Campbell County volunteer rescue squads with training opportunities, logistical support, and coordination of EMS revenue recovery.

The coordination efforts are handled in consultation with the Campbell County EMS Advisory Committee. The EMS division also provides a career EMS service that complements the efforts of the rescue squads with full-time advanced life support personnel. 
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Rescue Squads

The rescue squads in Campbell County include: 
Altavista EMS 
Campbell County Rescue Squad 
Citizens Emergency Crew 
Concord Rescue Squad


Campbell County Public Safety is required by law to maintain the privacy of certain confidential health care information, known as Protected Health Information or PHI. We are required by law to protect your health care information and to provide you with the Campbell County Notice of Privacy Practices (PDF).

Volunteer Application

If you are interested in volunteering for one of the four agencies previously mentioned, please complete the Volunteer Application (PDF) and return by mail to Campbell County Public Safety, Attn: Frank Smith, P.O. Box 100, Rustburg, VA 24588; or by email.

EMS Training Opportunities

Campbell County Public Safety offers many of the following classes on an as-needed basis: 
  • EMS CEU Super Weekend
  • EMS Skills Drill
  • Emergency Medical Technician - Basic Course
  • American Heart Association - CPR Class
  • Firefighter I & II
  • Haz-Mat Operations Course

Pre-registration is required for all classes and courses. For more information, please contact Public Safety at 434-332-9540.