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Licenses and certificates

Emergency Medical Responders (EMRs) must have the following licenses and certificates prior to being eligible for hire with BC Emergency Health Services (BCEHS). 

  • A valid Emergency Medical Responder license issued through the Emergency Medical Licensing Board
  • Class 1, 2 or 4 BC driver's license (or out of province equivalent), or the ability to obtain within 6 months from your start date.
  • Current driver's abstract demonstrating a safe driving record.
  • A high school diploma or equivalent
  • Work permit for Canada (or able to obtain).
  • 19 years or older
  • Ability to work a variety of shifts as required
  • Strong mental resiliency and maturity; highly functional in a dynamic environment

For more information on the required qualifications and application process, watch our BCEHS Online Recruitment Session.
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