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Emergency Medicine - First Responder ER / Fire/ EMS
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Emergency Medicine - First Responder ER / Fire/ EMS

Locations

Colombia: Manizales, Rural Areas

Fields

  • Biomedical Science
  • Health Sciences
  • Medicine
  • Nursing

Causes

  • Health
  • Health Care
  • Hospital
  • Medicine
  • Nursing
  • Public Health

Program Duration

3-6 Months, Multiple Year, 7-12 Months, 9-12 Weeks, 5-8 Weeks, 1-2 Years, Alternative Spring Break, Summer

Year(s) Offered

2018,2019,2020,2021,Year Round

Age Requirement

Age Requirement Varies

Participation Guidelines

European, Canadian, American, South African, Kiwi, Australian, Worldwide, Asian, Irish and British Participants. This Program is also open to Families and Couples.

Cost in USD per week

Less than $100

Program Includes:

Full-time or Part-time program
Lodging
WiFi
Hot Showers
Laundry (washer/Dryer)
52" HDTV
Shared kitchen
Bilingual staff support 24/7
Access to cultural & recreational events, tours and workshop

Accommodation Options

  • Home-stays
  • Group living
  • Guest House

Language Skills Required

  • Spanish

Experience Required

No.

Qualifications

Requirements:
● First Aid Certified and CPR Certified
● Experience in at least one of these following professional roles: firefighting, law enforcement, EMT, corpsman or combat medic, paramedic, nurse, or medical doctor
● High intermediate proficiency in Spanish

Special Skills Desired:
● Strong interest in community health
● Strong communication and presentation skills
● Strong problem-solving skills
● Good physical condition
● Strong leadership qualities
● Proven effective team member
● Great attitude
● Proactive
● Self-directed
● Responsible and mature

Application Procedures

  • Online Application
  • Phone/Video Interview
  • Resume