Certain universities offer a four-year Bachelor’s degree in Emergency Care (BTech). Graduates of this program are qualified as Advanced Life Support practitioners able to provide the highest level of pre-hospital emergency care available.
Universities Offering Paramedic Training
University of Johannesburg: National Diploma: Emergency Medical Care, B Tech: Emergency Medical Care, 4-year Bachelor: Emergency Medical Care.
Durban University of Technology (DUT): NDip: EMC, BTech: EMC, MTech: EMC
Nelson Mandela University (NMU): Bachelor of EMC
Cape Peninsula University of Technology (CPUT): National Certificate: Emergency Care, National Diploma EMC, BTech: EMC, ECT
How To Apply
Studying paramedics in universities requires prospective students to apply like any other course. The application window is between April to September of every year.