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Paramedicine

Two paramedics treating a patient as part of an advanced first aid course

Train on the job

Gain experience in real-life emergencies.

Take the first step towards a rewarding & life-saving career

Get started on your way to a career in paramedicine with Absolute Medical Response, the nation’s leader in out-of-hospital care. Learn life-saving skills and build confidence in a fast-paced yet rewarding healthcare sector.

You’ll be trained by medical professionals who still work in the field.

Gain real-world experience at live events

You’ll get on-the-job training and gain real-world experience at some of the nation’s biggest live events. AMR is trusted by some of Australia’s most prestigious events, providing medical support to clients such as Sydney Opera House, NYE in the Park, Iron Man Series, Rugby League and East Coast Rally.

Why study paramedicine with us?

AMR is a leading provider of out-of-hospital care and has built a reputation for developing some of the best medical professionals in the field.

Learn from the best

AMR has a team of multidisciplinary instructors comprising nurses, doctors, paramedics, and EMTs. All instructors actively work in their fields, offering up-to-date knowledge and experience.

Employment pathways

Once you’ve completed your course with AMR, you’ll receive employment opportunities with our emergency teams. AMR responders work with big-name clients and events across the nation.

VET Loan approved

You can use VET Loans to cover the upfront costs associated with the Diploma of Emergency Health Care. This allows you to pay off your course and study fees after finding employment. Learn more about the Diploma of Emergency Health Care

Study part-time or full-time

AMR understands the importance of flexibility in your study. You can take on your chosen AMR course in a part-time or full-time capacity.

The transition from student to an EMT with AMR has been the most rewarding experience

“I’ve seen AMR grow beautifully over my 2 years of study, and we continue to grow! The diploma has truly set me up with all the skills and vital information I’ve seen myself carry while on the road. Studying the diploma gives you placement and workshop opportunities, which have personally helped me build my confidence the most. All the staff/students and trainers are extremely supportive and I’m honoured to be a part of the family.”

Myadah Elsair

A collage of AMR graduate Myadah Elsair in the field and at her graduation

Take a step further in your career today.

Ready to take the next step in your career? Take a look at the different paramedicine courses available to you to get started.

Your paramedic career pathway

The path towards a new career as a paramedic is more straightforward than you might think. Our Paramedicine Courses utilise three modes of learning: theory in the classroom, practical programs to practice skills, and on-the-job training in a real-world setting.

Step one

Complete your course

The first step is your paramedicine course. You’ll learn key health principles in the safe, guided environment of the classroom.

Step two

Practice and hone your skills

Once you’ve mastered the basics, you’ll practice and hone your skills in-house with practical and clinical programs.

Step three

Apply your skills on-the-job

You’ll be assigned to a variety of shifts, such as patient transport, medical event standby, defence, disability camps, sporting events and dance festivals.

Paramedicine Courses

Absolute Medical Response Diploma of Emergency Health Care (HLT51020) is presented via a Part-Time/Hybrid course, which combines online and in-person instruction in an extended and blended format.
Absolute Medical Response Certificate IV in Disability Support (CHC43121) is presented via a Full-Time/Part-Time/Hybrid course, which combines online and in-person instruction in an extended and blended format.

What past students have to say...

Start your new career

Enquire about paramedicine today.

Ready to start your new career? Enquire with the AMR team today.

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