EMT Paramedic

The EMT-Paramedic is the highest level of prehospital care in Alberta.
The EMT-P Program from Professional Medical Associates also offers a 6 year accreditation from the Canadian Medical Association 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 August 10, 2017

demoDifficult Airway Course: EMS (ALS) - announced for August 2017 - registration page St. Albert - Aug 26 & 27. - Email for more information.

demoEMT Program - Next EMT Program for St. Albert and Calgary - Fall 2017 - see program dates OR contact the office for information.

demoFundamentals of Airway Management (BLS) - St. Albert and Calgary dates to be announced for July and August 2017 - Click for more information

demoEMR Program - dates for next EMR programs for St. Albert and Calgary - commencing August 8, 2017. See program dates or contact the office for information on future programs.

demoEMT-Paramedic - Selection completed for next EMT-Paramedic program in June 2017 - Contact the office for information on 2018 programs.

demoNEW CALGARY OFFICE - PMA is pleased to announce we have moved to our new Calgary office. New campus located at #112, 11420 - 27 Street SE, Calgary.

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Current News:

PMA - Airway Programs - Updated: Feb 12, 2016

demoProfessional Medical Associates is an Authorized Training Centre for the Difficult Airway Course for EMT-P 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 EMT-Paramedic students in Canada.




PMA offering program with excellent record of success.


Program Overview

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EMT-Paramedic (Advanced Care Paramedic) Program

Program Overview


Emergency Medical Technologist - Paramedic (EMT-P) - CMA Accredited Advanced Care Paramedic

Program Overview
The EMT- Paramedic program was specifically designed to the meet the needs of current EMT practitioners in regard to movement toward the provision of Advanced Life Support skills. The EMT- P 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 EMT practitioner. Provision of ALS allows for additional therapeutic modalities and assessments to provide better patient care. The EMT- P 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 EMT- Paramedic is responsible for the provision of basic and advanced life support skills to the ill or injured. Graduate EMT-Paramedics 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 EMT- Paramedic may include administration and management, public and community relations, research and design or instructional pursuits.

Other EMS Programs

EMT (Primary Care Paramedic) Program

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EMR (Emergency Medical Responder) Program

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