Become a Backpacker Medic: Provide Care To Those Who Need It Most

Become a Backpacker MedicAs a health care professional, you have the ability to provide medical care to those who need it most. That’s why organisations such as Backpacker Medic (BPM) are so important. This is an organisation that delivers mobile pre-hospital health care and community education to people in other countries who are less fortunate.

Do you want to use your experience to make a difference?

Backpacker Medic is a volunteer and donation-based project that provides paramedical services in the truest sense. They aim to provide:

  • Mobile and self-sufficient first aid and medical treatment for remote and rural communities.
  • Connection of remote and rural patients with the most appropriate health services, treatment, specialist care and knowledge base.
  • Community engagement and education promoting ‘best practice’ health ideals.
  • An ongoing platform for Paramedics to engage with the world of humanitarian healthcare and education.
  • Appropriate equipment and resources to support Paramedics working ‘in the field’.

Let us show you how to develop your Paramedic career?

Take 4 minutes to tell us about yourself and we’ll create an easy-to-follow plan to show you how to get started. Take the confusion out of deciding what to do next. This plan, which is unique to you, will show you what courses you can do and how to use the qualifications to find work helping people and saving lives.

Or take a look at each of the qualifications we offer and work it out for yourself

What is your career journey?

To discover how you can become a fully qualified Ambulance Paramedic or Basic/Advanced Life Support Medic, complete a personalised paramedical career development plan.