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Primary Care Paramedic Certificate


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Application Fee: $75

Academic (minimum grade in bracket)

  • high school graduation or mature student status (be at least 25 years old)
  • English 12 (C) or equivalent
Non-Academic
  • Valid Emergency Medical Responder License or EMR Certificate within the last three years or current OFA 3
  • current CPR Level C Certificate
  • Criminal Record Check
  • current immunizations

Admission Advice

1. After meeting the above requirements you are required to participate in an online EMR Level Medical Knowledge Test

2. A Grade 12 science course, a JIBC EMR course, and/or previous volunteer work may grant you additional points in the selective entry process.

 

English Language Requirements

Summary

One of the following (minimum score):

  • A C grade in English 12 or English Literature 12 or Technical and Professional Communications 12
  • A B grade in Communications 12
  • A TOEFL score of 560 (paper based), 220 (computer based) or 83 (internet based)
  • An IELTS score of 6.5
  • A LPI score of 4
  • A GED Language Arts Writing and Reading score of 450
  • Completion of an Adult Basic Education English course equivalent to DVST 0355 or higher
  • A grade of 3 or C in Advance Placement (AP) English Language or Literature
  • A grade of 6 or C in International Baccalaureate English Level A (higher level)
  • An undergraduate degree from an English speaking post-secondary institution
  • Other equivalents may be considered by the registrar

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General Admission Requirements (All Students)

English Language Requirement - You must have proficiency in English at a level suitable for your desired program.

BC Secondary School (or equivalent)

There are no specific institute admission requirements beyond the regular program admission requirements for JIBC program offerings.

Out-of-Province

There are no specific institute admission requirements beyond the regular program admission requirements for JIBC program offerings.

BC Transfer Student

For details on transfer credit check here.

Out-of-Province Transfer Student

For details on transfer credit check here.

Mature Student

Not Applicable

 

International Student

For details on JIBC's International Programs check here.

Other Student (including Special Consideration)

Not Applicable

How to Apply

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