Our Mission

The mission of the Virginia Beach EMS Marine Rescue Team is to provide residents and visitors of Virginia Beach a highly trained and motivated professional water rescue team that is ready to respond in a rapid manner to a water emergency both on and below the water surface.

Do you have what it takes?

What is MRT up to?

Water Rescue, it's what we do!

The Virginia Beach Marine Rescue Team is a fully mobile rapid deployment Water Rescue Team. The team comprises person various civilian and military backgrounds.

This groups is for any and all volunteers and persons interested in below and above surface water rescues. The Virginia Beach EMS Special Operations Marine Rescue Team is a selected group of highly motivated individuals that respond to any and all water related emergencies in ALL waterways of the City of Virginia Beach and the surrounding areas as requested

Do you want to be apart of  one the most highly trained water rescue teams?

Upcoming Events:
Norwegian Lady Ceremony wreath laying:

March 24th, 2018- 12:00-12:30 pm

Virginia Beach Boardwalk at 25th & Oceanfront

​​​Virginia Beach EMS Marine Rescue Team