Paramedics have a highly responsible role, often being the senior ambulance service healthcare professional in a range of emergency and non-emergency situations. You will be one of the first healthcare professionals to arrive at the scene.
Paramedics play a vital role across both urgent and emergency care and are increasingly becoming employed within the primary care environment. To practice as a Paramedic you must be registered with the Health and Care Professions Council (HCPC). Read more »
Practice based learning via undergraduate placements is central to undergraduate paramedic science programmes. Paramedic students can spend a significant number of hours in supervised clinical practice during the lifetime of their programme of study.