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Primary Care Paramedic

The Western Institute of Emergency Education (Sherwood Park)

The Western Institute of Emergency Education (Sherwood Park)

#232 - 2755 Broadmoor Blvd
Sherwood Park, Alberta, T8H 2W7, Canada

  • Program Type Occupational
  • Credential Type Certificate
  • Length 1 Year or Less 900 Hours (17 Weeks)
  • Part Time Only
  • Cooperative Education
  • Continuing Education
  • Distance Learning Available
Admission Requirements
Standard Admissions: - Proof of High School Diploma, GED, or Equivalent, or Postsecondary Education confirmed by transcripts - Current immunization Records - Standard First Aid Certificate - Current Emergency Medical Responder (EMR), Medical First Responder (MFR, or Advanced First Aid (AFA) - Class 5 Driving Licence with current abstract Mature Student Requirements: For Students who do not have a high school diploma or GED Must meet the following requirements. - 18 years of age and - Must be graduated from high school a min of 3 years. - Copies of any High school Education transcripts - Resume - Two Letters of Reference. - Complete an academic review through Wonderlic (Provided to the student on request) and obtain a minimum 80% before admission to the program. ESL Requirements:

Distance Delivery Options

Combined (onsite and online)

Student Aid

This program is eligible for full-time post-secondary assistance by Alberta Student Aid for the funding year 2023/08/01 to 2024/07/31*.

  • Total Tuition $10,500.00
  • Total Books/Supplies/Other Fees $1,500.00

* Tuition and fees are provided to Alberta Student Aid and may be used when processing full-time post-secondary funding applications. The educational costs provided are based on a 100% full-course load and may not reflect current or all educational costs charged by the school. Contact the school to obtain accurate educational cost information.

Transfer(s) Eligibility

Search Transfer Alberta for course and program transfer information including transfer agreements between post-secondary schools in Alberta, British Columbia, Northwest Territories, Nunavut and Yukon.

Transfer(s) available outside of Transfer Alberta: Not available

Updated February 23, 2023. The information contained in this profile is current as of the date shown.

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