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Virtual Paramedic for a Day Contest 2020

During the COVID-19 pandemic, County of Simcoe Paramedic Services are hosting a Virtual Paramedic for a Day Contest!

​How does your student participate?
  • Students interested in participating must prepare a short video (maximum two minutes) showing how they are staying healthy and active while practising physically distancing . The winner will be chosen based on their video entry. 
  • Deadline for video submission has been extended to Thursday, May 21​, 2020 at 5 p.m. 
  • All entries become property of the County of Simcoe Paramedic Services and may be used, re-used, published and republished in whole or in part, individually or in conjunction with other individuals’ images for purposes of promotion, advertising or journalism in any medium, including, but not limited to, printed materials, staff brochures/communications, photographic displays, video footage, media reports, published on the County of Simcoe’s corporate website, intranet and digital panels. 
Who is eligible to enter for a chance to win? 
Submissions are open to Grade 5 and 6 students who reside in the County of Simcoe or the cities of Barrie and Orillia. 
Where do I send the video entry?
Please transfer your video files to paramedic4aday@simcoe.ca using the free WeTranfer platform at www.wetransfer.com. Be sure to include your name, your parent(s)/guardian’s name, home phone number, and what school you attend. 

What does the winner receive?
The lucky winner will receive a visit to their home from County of Simcoe Paramedic Services on the morning of Wednesday, May 27.

While exercising physical distancing and wearing the appropriate Personal Protective equipment, a Paramedic crew will present the winner with a First Aid Kit and take part in a photo opportunity.​

​To see the poster, click here.