Start now on the Health and Care Professions Council (HCPC) website
You must register with the Health and Care Professions Council (HCPC) to practice as a paramedic in the UK.
You can only call yourself a ‘paramedic’ if you’re registered with the HCPC.
Fines and penalties
You could be fined up to £5000 if you call yourself a paramedic and you’re not registered with the HCPC.