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Education Advisory Committee

The Education Advisory Committee exists to support the development of paramedic education from pre-registration curriculum guidance through to post-registration career frameworks.

The functions of the committee include:

  • Providing guidance related to the education and training of paramedics
  • Supporting the curriculum development guidance
  • Developing and review the post registration career framework
  • Supporting Universities to produce courses that allow them to achieve the College of Paramedics course endorsement
  • Adjudicating the entries for the Carol Furber award


College of Paramedics - Education Advisory Committee (EAC) Members January 2018

Lizi Hickson Trustee Offical for Education (Chair)
 Kirsty Lowry Richardson Lead Paramedic - Clinical Development, Yorkshire Ambulance Service NHS Trust (Vice Chair)
 Mark Carroll National Education Adviser - England
Frank Armstrong National Education Adviser - Northern Ireland
 John Burnham National Education Adviser - Scotland
 Neil Hore

National Education Adviser -  Wales

 Graham Harris National Education Lead
 Bob Fellows

Head of Professional Development

 Mo Rahman

Elected Student Representative Board of Trustees

 Matt Capsey

Senior Lecturer, Paramedic Science, Teeside University

 Gary Strong

Programme Lead, BSc (Hons) Paramedic Practitioner Plymouth University

 Georgette Eaton

Specialist Paramedic Practitioner - Urgent and Emergency Care South Central Ambulance NHS Foundation Trust 

 Vince Clarke 

Senior Lecturer in Paramedic Science University of Hertfordshire  

 Rachael Hosznyak 

Trainee Advanced Clinical Practitioner, Doctoral Student

 Ursula Rolfe  

Lecturer and Programme Lead MSc Trauma Sciences, Centre for Innovation and Leadership in Health Sciences, Faculty of Health Sciences, University of Southampton 

Ken Street  Senior Lecturer/Course Leader BSc (Hons) Paramedic Science SHSSW University of Portsmouth  
Marcus Bailey East of England Ambulance Service NHS Trust Norwich 
Tim Hayes  Deputy Head of Department of Allied Health Anglia Ruskin University
Darren Wilkinson Advanced Practitioner, Community Practitioner Alliance
Els Freshwater

Lead Advanced Clinical Practitioner, Emergency Care, University Hospital Southampton

Consultant Paramedic, Hampshire & Isle of Wight Air Ambulance