A paramedic is a highly trained pre-hospital health professional who is skilled at delivering emergency care and advanced life support.
Paramedics work in a number of settings, from front line emergency ambulances and rapid response units to helicopters and urban search and rescue teams. Every hour of every day is different as a paramedic. You attend a variety of call-outs, meet a diverse range of people and are confronted with some interesting challenges!
If you are dynamic, can think on your feet and have the drive to complete tertiary study, paramedicine may be the career for you.