The College of Paramedics is the recognised professional body for paramedics and the ambulance profession in the UK. The College represents its members in all matters affecting their clinical practice and supports them to achieve the highest standards of patient care.
The College provides support to the profession by providing advice to members and to those who are considering joining the ambulance professions.
The College further represents the interests of paramedics and ambulance clinicians by providing a contact point for the media, through membership of appropriate committees and advisory groups, by developing professional standards guidance, and by responding to consultation documents and requests for advice from government, and other professional and registrant bodies.
Membership is open to those who are UK paramedics registered with the Health and Care Professions Council, those who are interested in the sector or those studying for a qualification leading to eligibility to apply for registration with the Health and Care Professions Council.