The Chapin Area Rescue Squad was formed in 2007 and provides BLS transport Emergency Medical Services, with field upgradable ALS, for the Village of Chapin, Concord and surrounding rural area. The rescue squad is an all volunteer agency, and always looking for new members. If you would like more information or would like to schedule a free CPR class for your organization, please call (217) 472-3111 or email email@example.com
All training conducted by CARS is eligible for IDPH CME credits. You do not need to be a member to attend CARS trainings, although in some cases a cost is associated.
* Classes will be scheduled as requested. Call the Village Hall (217) 472-3111 if interested in requesting a class.
The Memorial EMS System updated protocols can be found at the links below. All members of the Chapin Area Rescue Squad have passed practical and written exams for the transition into the Memorial EMS System.
This is a 56-hour certification course. The above link opens a sample course outline. There are no EMR courses in Chapin scheduled at this time.
This is a 180-hour certification course. The above link opens a sample course outline. No classes are planned for 2021 in the Village of Chapin. If you are interested in taking the course, please contact the Village Hall.
The Chapin Rescue Squad meets the second Tuesday of each month at 7:00pm. Follow the link above to see the monthly CME training.
NWS Storm Spotter Online Training
Those interested in obtaining certification as a National Weather Service Weather Spotter can now take the initial course online. Click Here to be directed to the the NWS Skywarn Site