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Paramedic Auxiliary Training Institute

The paramedic auxiliary drives the light medical vehicle or is the paramedic's team member in the ambulance. To be able to practice, he must have an ambulance auxiliary training certificate.

CHU Caen Normandy

Paramedic Auxiliary Training Institute

The paramedic auxiliary drives the light medical vehicle or is the paramedic's team member in the ambulance. To be able to practice, he must have an ambulance auxiliary training certificate.

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Start date

Monday June 17, 2024

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  • The job

    The paramedic

    Order of April 11, 2022 relating to the training leading to the State diploma of Ambulance and the conditions of training of the paramedic auxiliary

    Art. 2The ambulance attendant is authorized to drive the light medical vehicle and the ambulance. He can also be the paramedic's teammate in the ambulance.

    The professional holding the position of paramedic must have:

    • A driving license outside the probationary period in accordance with the regulations in force and in a valid state;
    • The prefectural certificate of fitness to drive an ambulance after a medical examination carried out under the conditions defined in article R.221-10 of the highway code;
    • A medical certificate of no contraindications to the profession of ambulance driver issued by an approved doctor (absence of musculoskeletal or psychological problems, of a disability incompatible with the profession: visual or auditory handicap, amputation of a limb, etc.) ;
    • A medical certificate of vaccinations in accordance with article L.3111-4 of the public health code;
    • A 70-hour training certificate
    • Level 2 Emergency Gesture and Care Training Certificate.

    The paramedic

    Order of April 11, 2022 relating to the training leading to the State diploma of Ambulance and the conditions of training of the paramedic auxiliary

    Art. 2The ambulance attendant is authorized to drive the light medical vehicle and the ambulance. He can also be the paramedic's teammate in the ambulance.

    The professional holding the position of paramedic must have:

    • A driving license outside the probationary period in accordance with the regulations in force and in a valid state;
    • The prefectural certificate of fitness to drive an ambulance after a medical examination carried out under the conditions defined in article R.221-10 of the highway code;
    • A medical certificate of no contraindications to the profession of ambulance driver issued by an approved doctor (absence of musculoskeletal or psychological problems, of a disability incompatible with the profession: visual or auditory handicap, amputation of a limb, etc.) ;
    • A medical certificate of vaccinations in accordance with article L.3111-4 of the public health code;
    • A 70-hour training certificate
    • Level 2 Emergency Gesture and Care Training Certificate.
  • Training

    Processing of application files

    Files are processed in chronological order of departure (whether deposited or sent by post) , the date taken into account being the official opening date for registration. The files are then classified by age of the candidates, from the oldest to the youngest.

    Places can be reserved:

    • Candidates on fixed-term contracts as a driver at the time of registration and justifying employment at the end of training,
    • Candidates on AFPR, POEI contracts, etc.
    • Candidates in professional retraining and justifying a job at the end of training.

    The number of reserved places can go from 3 to 5 maximum. The candidates concerned must contact the secretariat as soon as possible and before sending the file.

    Unsuccessful applications are filed. In case of withdrawal, a place may be offered. Candidates not called will be given priority for the following session, subject to confirming in writing that their candidacy will be maintained within the time allowed. Each candidate will receive a letter with his ranking and the reply coupon.

    Training

    In accordance with the decree of April 11, 2022 relating to the training leading to the state ambulance technician diploma and the training conditions of the paramedic auxiliary, the training lasts 91 hours .

    Art. 2This training covers hygiene, professional principles and values, the relational approach towards team members and patients, the principles of ergonomics and the gestures and postures adapted during mobilizations, walking aids , travel and carrying or stretching, and the rules of medical transport.

    Label

    We are QUALIOPI certified

    AFNOR certifies that the CAEN University Hospital Center has been judged to comply with the requirements for carrying out training activities.

    Certificate No. 2022/98983.1

    Disabled

    Training and Disability

    With regard to the law of February 11, 2005 for equal rights and opportunities, participation and citizenship of disabled people, the principles of non-discrimination and accessibility are applied to training.

    A disability representative is in contact with all the paramedical training structures at the CAEN University Hospital. The students concerned can contact her via the tuition secretariat of their course.

    Vigilant point: 

    There is no obligation for the student to communicate their disability situation to their training structure, either at the time of the competition or during their studies.

    The disability situation of a candidate or student is confidential, even if it may be a secret shared between professionals in the training structure.

    Durations

    In accordance with the new training decree of April 11, 2022, the training includes 70 hours of theoretical and practical teaching and 21 hours of teaching level 2 emergency gestures and care, i.e. 91 hours of training in total .

    Training cost

    The training costs 1215 euros. Since January 1, 2022, training is no longer eligible for the CPF for an indefinite period.

    Obtaining the training certificate

    The training does not lead to a diploma. The student must obtain a score equal to or greater than 10 out of 20 on the written assessment to be issued a training certificate and the AFGSU level 2. The written assessment on the table lasts one hour. .

    The reception capacity

    The IFA is approved for 20 places per session at the rate of 3 sessions per year.

    Premises and equipment

    All courses are organized at the PFRS .

    The building is accessible to people with disabilities. A disability referent is present at the paramedical training center (contact details available on request from the school secretariat) .

  • Selection on file – Information notice currently downloadable – Online file mid-July 2024

    Ambulance auxiliary sessions 2024

    Registrations can be extended if the session is incomplete. They can also be closed before the scheduled date, if the session is full.
    Please check with the secretariat before sending a file.
    2nd session 2024 , 2024 including FGSU (Training in Emergency Procedures and Care)
    Registrations closed.
    3rd session 2024 : from October 28 to November 15, 2024 including FGSU (Training in Emergency Procedures and Care) (Monday, November 11, public holiday )
    Registrations from 14 to September 20, 2024
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IFA is QUALIOPI certified under number 2022 / 98983.1.