Junior Paramedics: Your Life In Their Hands (7 x 60′) – They are the first on the scene in an emergency and their speed and expertise save thousands of lives every single year. But with government cuts and huge competition for jobs, it has never been tougher to become a paramedic.
Following a group of Paramedic Science students at different stages of their course at both work and play, these new recruits are thrown in at the deep end juggling intense study with highly pressurized practical experience in the ambulance with their mentor.
Producer: BBC Entertainment North
Source: BBC press release