The Diploma in Paramedic Science is for students who want a career in pre-hospital emergency healthcare, primarily in an ambulance setting.
After completing the Diploma in Paramedic Science you will have successfully met the requirements to work as an Emergency Medical Technician (EMT). This paramedicine diploma is only offered at the AUT South Campus in Manukau.
Minimum entry requirements
Completion of Year 12
Must be capable of meeting Vulnerable Children’s Act (VCA Act) requirements including police clearance
English language requirements
IELTS (Academic) 6.0 overall with all bands 5.5 or higher; or equivalent.