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Empower young minds with life-saving skills at our Paramedic Camp for ages 13-17. Three weeks of immersive training culminate in the opportunity to earn a First Responder or Emergency Medical Responder certificate.

Paramedic Camp (Full - EMR)

Paramedic Camp (Full - EMR)

Empower young minds with life-saving skills at our Paramedic Camp for ages 13-17. Three weeks of immersive training culminate in the opportunity to earn a First Responder or Emergency Medical Responder certificate.

Welcome to Paramedic Camp, an immersive and empowering experience designed exclusively for young individuals between the ages of 13 and 17. Over the course of three action-packed weeks, participants will embark on a transformative journey of learning and personal growth in the field of emergency medical care.

At Paramedic Camp, our primary focus is to equip young minds with the essential skills and knowledge needed to make a difference in emergency situations. The camp kicks off with a comprehensive Standard First Aid and CPR Level C course, ensuring that all participants have a solid foundation in basic lifesaving techniques. From there, the program is structured to progressively enhance their skills, confidence, and understanding of emergency medical procedures.

This camp includes:

  • Standard First Aid with CPR Level C certification ($190.00 value)
  • Alert Deluxe First Aid Kit ($74.95 value)
  • T-Shirt ($20 value)
  • First Responder certification ($550.00 value) 
  • Emergency Medical Responder certification ($1425.00 value)

Our experienced instructor(s) will foster a supportive and engaging learning environment, encouraging participants to actively participate and develop their skills. Through a combination of hands-on training, interactive workshops, and engaging simulations, campers will gain a deep understanding of various medical emergencies and learn how to effectively respond to them.

Throughout the camp, participants will have the opportunity to explore a wide range of topics, including CPR, wound care, splinting, patient assessment, and much more. As they progress, those who demonstrate proficiency and dedication may even have the chance to pursue additional certifications. By the end of the three weeks, successful participants can proudly earn a First Responder or Emergency Medical Responder certificate, solidifying their commitment to saving lives and their readiness to handle emergencies.

Paramedic Camp is not just about learning medical skills, it's also about fostering teamwork, leadership and personal growth. Participants will engage in team-building exercises, develop effective communication skills, adn learn how to remain calm under pressure. Friendships will be formed, memories will be made, and invaluable life lessons will be learned, shaping the campers into confident and compassionate individuals.

Whether you dream of becoming a paramedic, pursuing a career in the medical field, or simply want to acquire life-saving skills, this Paramedic Camp offers an unforgettable experience that will leave a lasting impact. Join us for three weeks of adventure, discovery and personal growth, and become part of a community dedicated to making a difference in the world of emergency medical care. Register today and start your journey towards becoming a certified Emergency Medical Responder!

EMA Licensing Board Minimum Age Information

The Emergency Medical Assistants Licensing Board has the following policy in place for the registration of emergency medical assistants (EMAs) under the age of 19:

  • No emergency medical assistant licences will be issued to applicants under the age of 16;
  • All licence holders that are 16 to 18 years old must be supervised by a fully licensed EMAs of the same level or higher who is at least 19 years old. This term and condition is removed when a licence holder turns 19.

This does not mean you cannot get a First Responder or Emergency Medical Responder certification if you're below 16, it just means that you can't go on to do your EMA Licensing Board Exams and work on an ambulance until you meet the above requirements for minimum age.

Full Course Length 112.5 hours

Course Details


  • The Professional Responder
  • Responding to the Call
  • Infection Prevention and Control
  • Anatomy and Physiology
  • Assessment
  • Airway Management and Respiratory Emergencies
  • Circulatory Emergencies
  • Shock
  • Hemorrhage and Soft Tissue Trauma
  • Musculoskeletal Injuries
  • Chest, Abdominal, and Pelvic Injuries
  • Head and Spinal Injuries
  • Acute and Chronic Illnesses
  • Poisoning
  • Environmental Illnesses
  • Pregnancy, Labour, and Delivery
  • Special Populations
  • Crisis Intervention
  • Reaching, Lifting, and Extricating Patients
  • Transportation
  • Multiple-Casualty Incidents
  • Pharmacology
  • Marine Environment
  • Workplace



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      First Aid Course Materials for Paramedic Camp (Full - EMR)

      The Paramedic Camp includes the following materials:

      • Canadian Red Cross Emergency Care for Professional Responders Reference Text (virtual)
      • Canadian Red Cross Emergency Medical Responder Workbook (virtual)

      A hard copy of the Canadian Red Cross Emergency Care for Professional Responders Reference Text is available to purchase for an additional $220 + tax.

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      Looking for a group class?

      If you have a group of people and would like us to come to you to teach a
      Paramedic Camp (Full - EMR) course, we offer this course in the following locations:

      Victoria | Langford | Esquimalt | Sooke | Cobble Hill | Mill Bay | Duncan | Lake Cowichan | Cedar | Ladysmith | Nanaimo | Parksville | Qualicum Beach | Port Alberni | Coombs | Parksville | Campbell River | Saltspring Island | Pender Island | Powell River | Gabriola Isand | Burnaby | Coquitlam | Delta | Langley | Maple Ridge | New Westminster | North Vancouver | Pitt Meadows | Port Moody | Richmond | Surrey | Vancouver | West Vancouver | White Rock | Langley |

      Give us a call at 1.866.282.5378, or send us an email at to arrange a group course.

      Great course activities. Made it fun and interesting.

      Sonja J. Standard First Aid, Victoria, BC More Testimonials

      "The course was very simple and the instructor was super awesome. I actually learned more than I expected, thank you Jason."

      Gebrewolde Hailesilasse Standard First-Aid, Victoria, B.C. More Testimonials

      Great course, really appreciate the clear and understandable presentation. Feel very confident in my ability to perform CPR and know what to do.

      Jenna Jocksch CPR C, Victoria, BC More Testimonials

      "It was a lot of information to take in; however, it was presentred in a very manageable and understandable way."

      Jessica Rasmussen Emergency First-Aid and CPR-C, Victoria, B.C. More Testimonials

      "Great course! I didn't think I would learn this much in only three hours. Chris was excellent and was very thorough with all of the key points that we need to know in case of an emergency. Hopefully I won't need to use what I've learned, but if I do I'll be prepared! Thanks so much!!"

      Amanda Wowchuk CPR-C, Victoria, B.C. More Testimonials

      Fantastic job teaching the material! Very engaging and enthusiastic! Best instructor ever!

      Jordan Fleurissaint Standard First Aid, Nanaimo, BC More Testimonials

      "The comfort level and overall feedback received made this course run with ease! Jaimie was very approachable and welcoming, making the learning process that much more enjoyable. I would highly recommend Alert First-Aid in the future!"

      Carlee Schaefer First-Aid Instructor Transfer Course, Victoria, B.C. More Testimonials

      Andrew was amazing! He has lots of jokes to keep us engaged, however he stressed the important things. Great instructor!

      Claire Emergency First Aid, Victoria BC More Testimonials

      Very entertaining and inclusive. 

      Wesley Whyte CPR, Victoria, BC More Testimonials

      This was a great course and Mike was an amazing instructor!

      Sarah Halliday Standard First Aid, Victoria, BC More Testimonials
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