How To Become A Paramedic: The Insiders Guide
Author: Richard McMunn
Format: Kindle Edition
Release Date: June 29, 2011
Want to become a paramedic? There are more candidates than ever but this 'INSIDERS' guide will help you get the career you want. Whether you take the degree route or apply direct to an Ambulance Service we will provide you with insider tips and advice brought to you in conjunction with current serving paramedics to show you how to get one of the most exciting and sought after careers available.
This comprehensive guide will take you through the selection process and help you to secure this fantastic career at the first attempt. Whilst the selection process to become a paramedic is highly competitive, there are a number of things you can do in order to improve your chances of success and they are all contained within this book, including:
How to complete the application form with samples of recent successful application form responses.
The top 10 insider tips and advice.
Tips on how to avoid failing each stage.
The criteria for joining.
How to prepare for the assessment centre.
Numeracy and literacy exercises and map reading skills and exercise.
Actual interview questions; how to answer the interview questions with sample interview question responses.
How to arrange a 'Ride Out'.
How to pass the lifting and handling tests.
How to prepare for the driving assessment.
Richard McMunn, former serving Fire Officer, now creator and owner of the 'How2become' careers website, in conjunction with currently serving Ambulance Service Recruitment Staff