LP Research Resources January 21, 2018

EMT Training Info & Paramedic School Tips

Looking for an EMT or  Paramedic Course or School? EMT paramedic training is not a career path that can be easily obtained. It requires course study dedication and countless hours of work. Every good paramedic begins by being a good EMT Basic.  Start off in the right direction when it comes to your EMT studies and you […]

EMT/Paramedic Training Information

Table of Contents: 1.  EMT Paramedic Training – Comprehensive Summary 2.  Applying for an EMT Paramedic Program 3.  EMT Training Info & Paramedic School Tips 4.  Paramedics and EMT Training Demonstration 5.  Paramedic Training via Technical Education 6.  Paramedic Training – Physical Agility Test 7.  How to Become a Paramedic 8.  Paramedic Training in South Africa 9.  […]

Applying for an EMT Paramedic Program

  EMS certification requires an individual to have education beyond a high school diploma. In most cases, especially to advance to the highest level of an EMT, a degree at or beyond an Associate Degree is required. Though each state and country will vary in pre-requisites for applying to a program, most paramedic schools follow […]

Paramedics and EMT Training Demonstration

This short video explains the differences between Paramedic training (ALS) and EMT training (BLS). The difference of Advanced Life Support and Basic Life Support procedures are also demonstrated. Paramedics refer to a specific level of skills, education and national certification. Here you will observe some of the EMT paramedic training skills it takes to become certified.   Credit:  Bellingham […]

Paramedic Training – Physical Agility Test

Individuals enrolled in EMT and paramedic course programs must go through rigorous physical training. The requirements for the physical portion of paramedic training can be similar to military boot camp training. Paramedics have to be strong enough to handle any emergency scenario they encounter. This requires passing a Physical Agility Test as part of your instruction. A […]

Paramedic Training via Technical Education

A career choice involves a lot of planning. It is the decision of a lifetime. It is essential for you to be passionate about your career. This includes EMT and paramedic training, both offered at many colleges and technical institutions.  There are many career options available today, and one of the most stable is a career offered through […]

Paramedic Training in South Africa

Currently South Africa has two paths of paramedic training which lead an individual to become a paramedic. A paramedic in South Africa performs much of the same role as one in many other countries, including the U.S. Though the definition of a paramedic in South Africa is more complex, the education and courses are the same; intense and […]

How to Become a Paramedic

You’re wondering how to become a paramedic and have a career that provides options across the U.S. and other countries. Your job will require being dispatched to emergency scenes by 911 operators, working with police and fire department personnel and you will often be the first responder there to determine the severity of the situation and […]

Paramedic Training – Injuries & Children

Inevitably, EMS personnel will be called upon to perform emergency medical services for an injured child. This requires a community-based approach to emergency care of the child. Community-based due to the fact First Responders providing emergency medical services to children must be capable of recognizing a child with altered mental status, shock and respiratory distress or failure. […]

Paramedic Training South Africa – Action Training Academy

Established in 2001 in KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa, the Action Training Academy has full courses for Basic Ambulance Assistant training and Basic Life Support for Healthcare Providers. The Action Training Academy now operates as a national training operation, with branches in Gauteng, KwaZulu-Natal, Western Cape and Eastern Cape. The Academy answers a request for those interested […]

Paramedic Training – Top Ten Reasons to Pursue It

Satisfaction and contentment in your work is vital when choosing a career. Paramedic training is the first step towards that reward and there are several reasons to choose EMT and paramedic training. 1. Job Security: An EMT paramedic is one of the most stable vocations in today’s job market and has been for several decades. […]

EMT Paramedic Training – Comprehensive Summary

  A paramedic career begins with EMT training, available in all 50 states, Canada and the UK. Each country has its specific method and levels of instruction, and the training is intense. Many other countries also have EMT training, and whether referring to it as EMS (emergency medical services) or referring to their EMS personnel by […]