ADVENTURE JOBS: Medic 101 - How to Become a Medic

Let’s talk about the civilian route first. This is how I initially got involved with pre-hospital para-medicine way back in 1986. First, a little background info. There’s an organization called the National Registry of Emergency Medical Technicians (www.nremt.org) that has, in conjunction with the Department of Transportation, set national standards for emergency medical responders.