Fleming College Students Taking the Plunge for Campbellford Memorial Hospital

Peterborough, ON (Jan. 25, 2023) – Eight Fleming College students are getting ready to take an icy dip into the waters of the Trent River to support patients at Campbellford Memorial Hospital.

Paramedic students Danielle Balvert, Sam Joyce, Hannah Carson, Stephan Nguyen-Duong, Theo Guenther and Taiya Martin and Practical Nursing students Alexandrea Lavoie and Belle Veinot are taking part in this year’s 31st Annual Polar Plunge.

These students are passionate about community involvement and hope to raise money to help fund new equipment at CMH to help improve patient care and experience.

The Paramedic team’s fundraising page can be found here. The fundraising page for the Practical Nursing team can be found here.

The plunge takes place on Saturday, Jan. 28 at 12 p.m. at Lion’s Park in Campbellford.

About Fleming College
Fleming College respectfully acknowledges that we are situated on Michi Saagiig Anishinaabeg lands and territory. Located in the heart of Central Ontario, Fleming College has campus locations in Peterborough, Lindsay, Cobourg and Haliburton. Named for famous Canadian inventor and engineer Sir Sandford Fleming, the college features more than 100 full-time programs in Arts and Heritage, Business, Environmental and Natural Resource Sciences, General Arts and Sciences, Health and Wellness, Justice and Community Development, Skilled Trades and Technology, and Continuing Education. Fleming College has more than 6,800 full-time and 10,000 part-time students, and 80,000 alumni.

For more information, please contact:
Sarah Deeth
Communications Officer
sarah.deeth@flemingcollege.ca
705-749-5530 ext. 1161

Paramedic Program Offers January Intake

Peterborough, ON – (August 26, 2022) – Fleming College is adding another intake of students to its in-demand and highly successful Paramedic program.  

The program begins in January and will run for four consecutive semesters. Students can apply now.  

Paramedic program students learn in classrooms, laboratories, clinics, and alongside medical professionals in a real-world setting.  

The program also prepares students to write the Advanced Emergency Medical Care Assistant examination (AEMCA). The AEMCA is a provincial test required for all Paramedic graduates who wish to seek employment in the field.  

Last year Fleming students had a 100% pass rate in the AEMCA exam with scores 4% above the provincial average.  

About Fleming College 
Fleming College respectfully acknowledges that we are situated on Michi Saagiig Anishinaabeg lands and territory. Located in the heart of Central Ontario, Fleming College has campus locations in Peterborough, Lindsay, Cobourg and Haliburton. Named for famous Canadian inventor and engineer Sir Sandford Fleming, the college features more than 100 full-time programs in Arts and Heritage, Business, Environmental and Natural Resource Sciences, General Arts and Sciences, Health and Wellness, Justice and Community Development, Skilled Trades and Technology, and Continuing Education. Fleming College has more than 6,800 full-time and 10,000 part-time students, and 80,000 alumni. 

For more information, please contact: 
Sarah Deeth 

Communications Officer 

sarah.deeth@flemingcollege.ca 

705-749-5530 ext. 1161 

Peterborough 
Sutherland Campus 
599 Brealey Dr. Peterborough ON K9J 7B1 
Ph: (705) 749-5530 
Lindsay 
Frost Campus 
200 Albert St. S., Box 8000 Lindsay ON K9V 5E6 
Ph: (705) 324-9144 
Haliburton 
Haliburton Campus 
P.O. Box 839 Haliburton ON K0M 1S0 
Ph: (705) 457-1680 

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