How to Become a Paramedic

Both challenging and rewarding, being a paramedic requires you to think on your feet and it is important to stay abreast of the latest developments.Action Training Academy offers a large variety of training courses. Backed by our experience and knowledge, we will provide you with the correct training and skills in the field of emergency services. Led by a team who have been actively involved in paramedic training in South Africa for the last four decades, we will ensure that you are able to perform under adverse circumstances and improve the quality of patient care in any pre-hospital environment.Ensure you meet the following requirements:

  • Must have grade 12 qualification
  • Must be 18 years or older
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Ability to work well under pressure

Contact Action Training Academy on how to become a qualified paramedic.

What Qualifications Do Paramedics Need

There are numerous options available and your qualification depends on your chosen field. Action Training Academy has a variety of paramedic courses, ranging from Paediatric First Aid to Basic Ambulance Assist. We also have American Heart Association courses and Continual Professional Development (CPD) courses. We are able to facilitate and introduce learners or professional practitioners to the appropriate training routes or institutions, through our network of contacts and associations.

Contactus for more information on the qualifications you need to become a paramedic.