A Paramedic who is currently certified with one Regional Base Hospital (RBH) within the province of Ontario may be granted certification with the Centre for Paramedic Education and Research (CPER) under the following conditions:
- The Paramedic submits an application for certification to CPER while holding current certification with an alternate RBH at an equal or higher level of practice.
- An offer of employment from an EMS operator under the jurisdiction of CPER is verified.
- The Paramedic’s certification is deemed to be in good standing at the time of application.
- Any ongoing CQI or remediation processes must be completed prior to cross certification being granted.
CPER may require the Paramedic to complete additional requirements as determined throughout the evaluation process or upon review by a CPER Medical Director.
This application permits the respective RBH to share any and all information with respect to certification history.