Series: The Student Paramedic Podcast

Nutrition for study and shift work w/ Simone Austin

Welcome back to ‘The Student Paramedic Podcast’. Today, we are having a chat to Simone about eating well during shift work and during study. Simone was the former President of Sports Dietitans Australia and is a Senior Dietetics Advisor for Dietitans Australia. She has worked with Cricket Australia, Melbourne Storm, the Hawthorne AFL club and…

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Advice for Students w/ The Free Radicals Paramedic Podcast

We are incredibly excited about this episode. Nick, Hayden and Aaron from ‘The Free Radicals Paramedic Podcast’ join us in this episode to have a chat about advice to students, how they can put their best foot forward, attitude on placements and towards the job as well as how to maintain wellbeing. Make sure you…

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Exercise and wellness during shift work w/ Emergency Fit

Welcome back to another episode of ‘The Student Paramedic Podcast’. This episode is apart of our ‘wellness series’. Today we are having a chat to Brooke and Ray from ‘Emergency Fit’ about staying healthy and exercising during shift work. Brooke is a paramedic and Ray is a strength and conditioning coach. Together, they created ‘Emergency…

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First Placement and Learnings w/ Corey, Imogen and Alex

This is a nice short but interesting episode, packed full with information about what our experiences were for our first placements and the learnings we are taking into the next. As everyone is busy during the end of the year, we thought a shorter episode might be nice for you to fit into your day….

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‘Medics Beyond Borders’ and Alternative Pathways w/ Steve “Sunny” Whitfield

Welcome back to another episode of ‘The Student Paramedic Podcast’. Today, we are having a chat to Steve “Sunny” Whitfield about his journey with ‘Wild Medic’ and now moving into ‘Medics Beyond Borders’. Steve has a lot of experience in providing humanitarian pre-hospital care and provides insight into the benefits of working in rural and…

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Student Placement in America w/ Corey Rynsbergen

Welcome back to another episode of ‘The Student Paramedic Podcast’. BEWARE, this was the first ever episode that we recorded. Today we are having a chat to a fellow student, Corey Rynsbergen about his experience doing a paramedic placement over in the United States. We chat about how important it is to have a learning…

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Reflection and Mindset w/ MICA Flight Paramedic Darren Hodge

Welcome back to another episode of ‘The Student Paramedic Podcast’. Today, we are having a chat to MICA Flight Paramedic, Darren Hodge. He has over 30 years experience in the paramedic profession and gives us great insight into what it is like to be a MICA Flight Paramedic on this episode and in his must…

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Graduate Paramedic Britt Shaw

Welcome to our very first episode of ‘The Student Paramedic Podcast’. We have a chat to Britt Shaw, a new graduate paramedic in the NSW Ambulance Service. When she was a student in 2018 and 2019 she was the Queensland Coordinator for SPA. When creating the podcast, the most common topic that we received questions…

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Introducing – The Student Paramedic Podcast

Welcome to ‘The Student Paramedic Podcast’, a podcast made by students for students. This podcast will provide an opportunity for students, graduates, or anyone interested in becoming a paramedic to hear the first hand accounts from the professionals about where the profession can take you, student accounts of what they wish they knew starting out,…

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