|Minimum ATAR||70 This figure refers to the ATAR level below which an application will not be considered. This is not a guarantee of admission.|
|Study mode||Mixed on- and off-campus|
|Duration||3 years full-time|
Do you want to be on the front line of pre-hospital care? Paramedics are emergency care specialists whose job requires them to perform under pressure working in the pre-hospital setting.
Whilst working towards your degree you will become a student ambulance officer and then an ambulance officer. You will need an unrestricted driving licence to apply.
This course addresses the changing healthcare environment with an interprofessional health focus and specialised fieldwork experience. Your first year is interprofessional and taken with other health sciences students.
You will become a student ambulance officer with St John Ambulance (WA) during your second year of the degree, whilst continuing your study with Curtin University.
To complete the three-year program, you must meet all academic and on-road practical requirements and maintain employment with St John Ambulance (WA) as an ambulance officer. You will graduate as a degree-qualified paramedic.