Health Career Profiles

Advanced Care Paramedic (ACP)

Career Description

For individuals who are looking for advanced training and the ability to perform more medically related care as a paramedic can apply for the Advanced Care Paramedicine program at the Medavie HealthEd College of Paramedicine.

Academic and Licensing Requirements

  • Must be currently registered as an active paramedic or have graduated from a paramedic program within the last six years

This career is regulated by the Nova Scotia Department of Health and Wellness. To work as a paramedic in Nova Scotia, an individual must register with and receive a certificate from Emergency Health Services.

Where to study in Nova Scotia