What does your Paramedic pathway look like? Find out here.

Reasons to become a medic/paramedic

“I love the environment and want to be able to get hands-on as a paramedic”

“To help people in a crisis situation and assist them towards further help”

“I have a strong passion for the health care industry and want to make a difference”

“I found myself being drawn to this profession”

All courses include clinical workshops on campus

What our students are saying

“On my first university placement with QUT, my Diploma from APC has served me well, with the comments that I am doing better than a lot of third year paramedic students. Getting heaps of experience and LOVING IT!”…Rachel
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“The Clinical Workshops were excellent”

Paramedical student training course - student review facebook 2017

“The trainers are so equipped with amazing knowledge”

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“It was a nice feeling this morning – feeling pretty special”

“I was a student with the APC having completed Cert IV in Jan 2018. I have gone on the pursue the Bachelor of Paramedicine with Charles Sturt University (CSU). It was a nice feeling this morning when I received this weeks readings to come from Sam Willis (senior lecturer APC). Feeling pretty special with my signed copy, having been taught by Sam and having the APC with me along with me though my academic journey!” (read the full article here)

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Study online at the largest pre-hospital emergency health care training college in Australia

Get the essential qualifications for a career in health

We believe you can achieve great things when you set your mind to it, no matter how well you did or didn’t do at school – we will show you how you can gain the qualifications you need to work in emergency health.

Study Online

Study online with us to gain Nationally Accredited, pre-hospital emergency health care qualifications.

Begin with a Patient Transport Officer course and work in your local community. Progress your career and take the next step forward into a ‘first responder‘ role and become a Basic Life Support medic.

The highest level qualification you can attain before university is the Diploma of Paramedical Science, which opens up the way for well-paid jobs in the private sector, or as an entry-pathway into university to continue a paramedic science degree.

Although these qualifications can be studied online, at various stages of your training, face-to-face clinical workshops are delivered in NSW, VIC and the Gold Coast, QLD. Realistic pre-hospital emergency scenarios and interactive workshops thoroughly prepare you for what lies ahead.

Whether you’re opting for patient transport, becoming a first responder, Medic/Paramedic (private sector) or if you’re continuing your education at uni, these qualifications will give you a head start in your career.


As a student of our College, you naturally receive unlimited help and support from out student success team, clinical instructors and in-house learning support team.

You’ll also benefit from a vibrant, helpful and engaging private facebook community of paramedic students who share ideas, thoughts and tips on study as well as inspire one another to succeed.

Paramedic Career Profile

 ‘Is a Paramedic career for me and how can I get started?

If this sounds familiar to you, career profile planning can reveal how to get started. Tell us a few things about yourself to build your career profile – it’s that easy.

In return we will give you a career profile that best suits you.

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