The 2600 hour, Advanced Practice Paramedic Education Program has the distinction of being among the highest level of training Paramedic programs in the world. The Advanced Practice Paramedic Program participants are trained in four paramedic disciplines within a single program, to the highest United States and International levels as NREMT paramedics, critical care paramedics, community health paramedics and remote paramedics. The program includes academic work both online and at our campus in Vancouver, Washington, practical labs at our campus, clinical placements in tertiary regional hospitals and clinical sites, as well as an international placement in Costa Rica or Malaysia with a Level I receiving facility, the program concludes with a 600 hour paramedic internship in one of several leading US EMS systems.
Get your dream job
Our graduates are placed with actual employers of advanced practice paramedics during their internship in the program.
Be the best
Every one of our graduates exits the program having learned advanced practice skills, performed advanced skills, and managed critically ill patients; few programs in the world can attest to the student experiencing the range and criticality of patients you will have in the Advanced Practice Paramedic Program.
Not only do we hold military veterans in high regard, many of our instructors have served in military and other government organization roles. We believe strongly in the experience and learning provided by the U.S. Military and provide special focus on cross walking our educational curriculum for military veterans. Military veterans eligible for veteran’s benefits are pre-certified for the program through the Department of Veterans Affairs (DVA) process.
Meet your match
You will meet your match in this program, if you wish to be the best in the world, this is the place to meet that expectation.
Join our history of excellence
Our program is home to instructors who are among the renowned medical personnel in the county, developers of some of the first special programs in the country, and some of the top medical directors in the country.
Learn from the best
You will learn from international faculty, who “walk the talk” and have held diverse roles in from providers to educators and administrators. Many of our faculty are active researchers in the field; which means we don’t just present the current science, we create it!
Our program only accepts a limited number of students a year into training, the process to obtain a spot is competitive and we suggest registering early to begin the process.