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Emergency Medical Technicians and Paramedics

Skills & Knowledge

 

Most Important Skills for Emergency Medical Technicians and Paramedics


 

Most Important Knowledge Areas for Emergency Medical Technicians and Paramedics



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Describe Your Skills


People who have worked in this career typically perform the following tasks. These statements can help a prospective employer understand what you can do, on a resume or during an interview.

  • Helping and caring for people.
  • Documenting or recording information.
  • Working directly with the public.
  • Making decisions or solving problems.
  • Inspecting equipment, structures, or materials to find or fix problems.
  • Operating vehicles or equipment.
  • Collecting information from different sources.
  • Keeping up-to-date with new knowledge.

 

Careers that Use Similar Skills


The following careers use skills, knowledge, and abilities that are similar to those used for Emergency Medical Technicians and Paramedics.

 

View more careers in the Emergency and Fire Management Services pathway

 

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