FAQ – Paramedic

/FAQ – Paramedic

Frequently Asked Questions

Yes, books are included in the tuition.

5-6 months of classroom and lab, then another 6 to 12 months of clinical & field internship time.

A clinical internship of at least 400 hours and a field internship of at least 200+ hours are mandatory components of the program.

You will complete your internship at one of our many affiliate hospitals.

Students have 12 months from the end of the didactic portion of the program to complete all clinical & field  requirements.

No. Students are responsible for purchasing their textbooks.

Typically, yes However, clinical & field sites are assigned according to students GPA and the availability of the clinical / field site to accommodate students.

First Response has numerous internship affiliate sites available. Please contact us for more information.

Yes, students will be required to submit to a CORI check, the fee is $25.00.


Yes, during your clinical and field internships along with required immunizations.

Yes, students are required to wear a uniform during the program.