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Frequently Asked Questions

Why should someone consider a career as a paramedic?

What is the average starting salary for a paramedic? 

What's the best thing about the job?

How important is it to have a degree? 

Preparing for your University interview

How soon after my University Interview should I expect to hear the outcome?

Practice Job Interviews

What grades do I need to become a paramedic?

What books will help me prepare for my role as a paramedic? 

Will I have to undertake a fitness test to become a paramedic?

Can I become a paramedic if I have a disability?

Are there bursaries available to become paramedics?

What additional training do you require?

Driver training

I use to be a nurse, what courses are there that will advance me to become a paramedic?

I used to be in the army, what courses are there that can advance me to become a paramedic?

What skills do employers look for in prospective paramedics?