Paramedics are highly skilled members of a health care team who function in the realm of emergency medical services, delivering medical treatment for individuals in urgent and non-urgent situations. Based on sound knowledge, paramedics demonstrate rational problem solving abilities and excellent decision-making skills.
The Advanced Care Paramedicine three-year diploma program is designed to provide students with knowledge and skills for delivering emergency health care and to prepare them to function as leaders in emergency situations.
This is a challenging program that provides the student with extensive classroom and clinical/ practicum experience. Graduates of this program will be prepared to work in a competent and skillful manner providing out-of-hospital care in accordance with the national standards for paramedics.
CNA-Q’s Advanced Care Paramedicine program is fully aligned to the Canadian Medical Association and the National Occupational Competency Profile for Paramedics (NOCP) competencies and standards.