PCP Paramedic

The ACP is the highest level of prehospital care in Alberta.
The ACP Program from Professional Medical Associates also offers a 6 year accreditation from Accreditation Canada for labour mobility and graduation offers over half of the credits for  as Bachelor's Degree from
Thompson Rivers University.

What's New:

Program Updates - updated May  24, 2020

 ACP Program - to commence July 2020 - see Program Dates or email for more information.  

PCP Program - Selection announced for August 2020 Calgary program and September 2020 St. Albert program. Download - See Program Dates.

FMR Program - next FMR program July 7 - St. Albert and July 8 - Calgary - see Program Dates or contact the office for information on future programs.

 TECC Program - TBA - Email for information on additional programs.

ACLS for DDS - ACLS update for Dental Professionals TBA

 Difficult Airway Course: EMS (ALS) - Calgary and St. Albert TBA

  Fundamentals of Airway Management (BLS) - St. Albert and Calgary dates to be announced for Summer 2020 - Email for more information

NEW CALGARY OFFICE - New campus located at #112, 11420 - 27 Street SE, Calgary.

All PMA News and Updates

Current News:

PMA - Airway Programs - Updated: Feb 12, 2016

demoProfessional Medical Associates is an Authorized Training Centre for the Difficult Airway Course for ACP and the Fundamentals of Airway Management Program for BLS providers.

Recent Events:

First Canadian Difficult Airway Course presented

October 14, 2015

demoProfessional Medical Associates, an authorized training centre, offered the first Difficult Airway Course to ACP students in Canada.




PMA offering program with excellent record of success.


Program Overview

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Advanced Care Paramedic Program

Program Overview


Advanced Care Paramedic

Program Overview
The Advanced Care Paramedic program was specifically designed to the meet the needs of current PCP practitioners in regard to movement toward the provision of Advanced Life Support skills. The ACP program is the final step in the seamless curriculum developed by Professional Medical Associates. The program builds on the basic and intermediate skills of the experienced PCP practitioner. Provision of ALS allows for additional therapeutic modalities and assessments to provide better patient care. The ACP provides advanced assessment skills as well as advanced airway skills such as endotracheal intubation as well as the ability to administer medications to manage various conditions of the ill or injured.

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Career Opportunities
The Advance Care Paramedic is responsible for the provision of basic and advanced life support skills to the ill or injured. Graduate ACPs work primarily in the ambulance profession, with the service run by a municipality, Fire Department, private organization or in an industrial setting. Career advancement for the Advanced Care Paramedic may include administration and management, public and community relations, research and design or instructional pursuits.

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PCP (Primary Care Paramedic) Program

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EMR (Emergency Medical Responder) Program

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