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USQ’s Bachelor of Paramedicine will provide you with specific skills that are unique to being a paramedic, and you will be trained in the areas of assessment, analysis, decision making and working in difficult situations.

  • From first year and throughout your degree, you will complete clinical placements with Queensland Ambulance Service and in other healthcare settings - to gain ‘hands-on experience’.
  • As a paramedic student you will have the chance to improve your skills in our simulated ambulance and emergency training labs.
  • Our Bachelor of Paramedicine has been designed by the leading medical and paramedic staff who understand the realities of pre-hospital emergency care.

Career opportunities

A paramedicine degree enables graduates to be employed in multiple areas such as: with the ambulance, intensive care paramedic, emergency and disaster management, flight rescue services or community education. Graduates of the Bachelor of Paramedicine will be able to apply for entry-level Ambulance Paramedic positions with Australasian ambulance services.


Connor's story

Connor’s journey to become a combat paramedic in the Army has begun with USQ’s Bachelor of Paramedicine.

Study Paramedicine at USQ