Paramedic trainer and assessor

Lately we have been coming across a lot of jobs which ask for applicants to have a Training and Assessing (TAE) qualification; a qualification that would definitely help further develop your career in the Paramedical education sector.

Which jobs are available?

As a paramedic trainer and assessor, there are a range of jobs you can apply for.

  • Enterprise Trainer and Assessor
  • Training Advisor
  • Workplace Trainer
  • Trainer in a Registered Training Organisation (RTO)
  • Training and Development

Paramedic Trainer and Assessor

Due to the continual growth of Ambulance Transport and Paramedics in Australia, there are a range of paramedic trainer and assessor jobs available for people with a TAE. Whether it’s in the public or private sector, employers are always looking to up-skill their employees with the latest techniques or guidelines. If you have a TAE you will be able to offer your services, score brownie points with your employer, help inspire and up skill the next generation of paramedics and further your career. Jobs that are unique to this industry are:

  • Mining paramedic: The role as a paramedic in the mines involves more than just emergency response. You will also be involved in the up skilling of miners and the delivery of health and clinical functions.
  • Remote paramedic: Rapidly becoming one of the most challenging careers of the decade, this job has two components: emergency response, and involvement in the education of local communities.
  • Paramedic/medic/first aid trainer & assessor

As a Paramedic you will already possess the desire to help people and the willingness to keep up-skilling, so gaining a TAE is a perfect fit.  Visit the course overview on myskills here. 

Paramedic Education Jobs (with Salaries) can also be found on the online jobs boards such as

How to become a paramedic

The Australian Paramedical College is the largest pre-hospital health care training provider in Australia. We are dedicated to providing training of the highest standard for all students who enrol in our training programs. APC offers  the HLT31115 – Certificate III in Non-Emergency Patient transport, HLT41115 – Certificate IV in Health Care and a HLT51015 – Diploma of Paramedical Science. Our training programs provide a flexible and affordable pathway for those who wish to work in the private sector or choose to continue their education at university.

Download your free guide on How to become a paramedic here.

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.