Established in 1980, the mission of the Center for Trauma and Critical Care Education is to decrease death and disability from trauma, cardiovascular emergencies, and cardiac arrest through education for community members, first responders, and all levels of healthcare practitioners


Continuing Education & Training

We offer several professional development and continuing education courses such as ACLS, PALS, ATLS, ASSET, and NAEMT courses. Check out the course catalog for a full list of all our course offerings.

Course Catalog

Initial EMS Certification

The VCU Health System Paramedic Program is part of the CTCCE, offering EMT, AEMT, and Paramedic initial certification courses. Our CAAHEP-accredited courses are offered on the MCV campus or through our regional partners. 

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Authorized NAEMT Training Center

Authorized AHA Training Center