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Renewal 2019 is now open

Under the Health Professions Act, regulated members are required to renew their practice permit every year. To complete your renewal, you must submit your application and payment, and comply with any outstanding Continuing Competence requirements by December 31, 2018. What you need to know about this year’s renewal: There is no increase to renewal fees [...]

By |2018-11-01T11:24:50+00:00November 1st, 2018|NEWS|0 Comments

The Pulse: October 2018 Pulse

In this issue: President's Message Member Consultation Opportunity: College Bylaw Review Timing of Renewal Change Notice TEMS K9 Agreement Reached Form 1 Transfers in Alberta, clarification PCP Exam Redesign Complete New Exam Sample Videos My Paramedic Ride Alberta Provincial Registration Examination Results CLICK HERE

By |2018-10-15T15:02:29+00:00October 15th, 2018|NEWS|0 Comments

Council approves changes to annual renewal timing

Background and rationale The College hears from members every year that the renewal season aligns with what is already a very busy and expensive time of year. As you know, as a result of this feedback, Council has been discussing changing the timing of members’ annual renewal. In their decision-making process, they also took into [...]

By |2018-10-03T10:13:16+00:00October 3rd, 2018|NEWS|0 Comments

Alberta College of Paramedics Reinstates Former Registration Committee

Press Release FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Tanisha Tetz, Director, Public Relations and Policy Phone: (587) 200-0238 Email: Tanisha.Tetz@collegeofparamedics.org ALBERTA COLLEGE OF PARAMEDICS REINSTATES FORMER REGISTRATION COMMITTEE SHERWOOD PARK, AB, August 30, 2018 The Council of the Alberta College of Paramedics (the “College”) has reinstated the former Registration Committee.  The former Registration Committee was terminated by [...]

By |2018-08-30T15:51:46+00:00August 30th, 2018|NEWS|0 Comments

Statement to Former Registration Committee

As many of you know, the College and its former Registration Committee, consisting of (among others) Dana Terry, William McGregor, Eric Vallee, Jeff Wilbur, Jack Cook, Mark Gerla, Claude Comeau and Arthur Eggins (the “Former Registration Committee”), have had ongoing legal issues relating to the  prior termination of their positions with the College’s Registration Committee [...]

By |2018-08-30T15:29:48+00:00August 30th, 2018|NEWS|0 Comments

Continuing Competence Changes and Updates

We have been working for quite some time on the changes to the Continuing Competence (CC) program to fulfill the requirements outlined in the Health Professions Act. As this information affects you directly, we want to provide as much notice as possible of the upcoming changes to the program. The main areas for update at this [...]

By |2018-10-09T11:51:48+00:00August 29th, 2018|NEWS|0 Comments

Correction and Apology – President’s Message

In my President’s Message in the August 15, 2018 edition of The Pulse, I referred to the resolution of the legal issues with the former Registration Committee relating to their prior termination by Council. My words were poorly chosen and could have been understood as being critical of the former Registration Committee. That was not [...]

By |2018-08-24T16:36:18+00:00August 24th, 2018|NEWS|0 Comments