Category Archives: Courses

How Long Will It Take to Become a Paramedic In South Africa?

The question of ‘How Long Will It Take to Become a Paramedic In South Africa?’ can only be answered based on the course one want to study because certificate, diploma, degree, and masters course in paramedics do not take the same duration to complete. Each school or training academy will have a slightly different length of time it… Read More »

What Are The Paramedic Levels In South Africa?

Before you can even think of becoming an”EMT” or paramedic, it’s important to understand the different levels of EMS in South Africa.  They are as follows: BAA (Basic Ambulance Assistant) AEA or ILS (Ambulance Emergency Assistant, which is an ILS or Intermediate Life Support certification) ECT (Emergency Care Technician) CCA/ND (Critical Care Assistant and “National Diploma”) ECP (Emergency… Read More »