3 Week Summer Medical Spanish Language & EMT Bootcamp in Seville, Spain (June)

Seville, Spain


This three week CERTIFICATION program in Seville, Spain takes the concept of studying abroad to a new level.

As an aspiring medical professional you can now apply a relevant linguistic and professional experience to your academic discipline and university degree. If you’re an undergraduate student or recent graduate considering a career in health care, GlobalEd's EMT program will provide you with intensive pre-hospitalization training in English while you take an intensive Medical Spanish course in accordance with your competency level. As a program participant you will receive two weeks of intensive Medical Spanish language training converting your knowledge of Spanish into a TOOL AND upon successful completion of EMT program you will receive a PHTLS certificate.

This is a PHTLS certification program (taught in English) designed for those interested in pursuing a career as a doctor, nurse, emergency medical responder (EMR), firefighter, rescue personnel and law enforcement officer. PHTLS stands for Pre-Hospitalization Trauma and Life Support. PHTLS is a certification recognized by National Association of Emergency Medical Technicians (NAEMT) and is a great grad school candidacy and employability booster. Pre-hospitalization training includes health care services performed prior to arrival to a hospital including: securing the zone of an accident, assessing the risk of accident victims, stabilizing a victim's neck, extraction from a vehicle, and transporting accident victims through an obstacle course. This is a physically demanding, fun and highly engaging course. Program participants will learn about teamwork, leadership and learn to empathize with victims.

Aside from all that great work experience, this program is a full study abroad program including: a two weeks (40 hours) of intensive Spanish language training, life with a local family (full meal plan), comprehensive medical insurance, cultural sensitivity orientation, teamwork and leadership training using Myers Briggs, stipend for activities and excursions.



  • Live and work in Seville, Spain during the summer term for three weeks.
  • Live with a local family and receive a full meal plan.
  • Receive two weeks of intensive Medical Spanish language training to help you gain the confidence and medical vocabulary needed to interact with patients in Spanish.
  • Earn your PHTLS Certification (taught in English)
  • Apply a 200 euro travel stipend to numerous local activities and excursions in and around Spain and neighboring countries
  • Receive Professional Development Training to prepare you for your career after graduation.



Global Education and Career Development Abroad (GlobalEd) has been functioning since 2009 as an educational institution with a special focus on the development of skill sets within the academic discipline of our program participants. GlobalEd designs Career Path Programs by combining the study abroad experience with language learning, leadership training and internships. We offer credit and non-credit options to cater to both undergraduate students and recent graduates.



The resume enhancing benefits of this program can only be seen if you understand how to articulate your experiences and the skills that you have developed to address the needs of your future employer. Upon arrival, you will receive a cultural orientation to provide you with a framework for understanding your own cultural values and those of the local Spanish culture. Our Myers-Briggs training sessions will empower you to utilize your knowledge of personality to facilitate interaction in the workplace and ultimately obtain the results you’re looking for. Finally, one of our program objectives is for you to identify the skill sets you have developed during your internship and articulate them in a resume.


Program participants will live with a local Spanish family and receive three meals per day, weekly laundry and cleaning service. Living with a family will provide opportunities to practice the local language. All students will have an individual room with WIFI, a key to the house and no curfew.

Student life

You will also have access to cultural activities such as walking tours of the city, visiting monuments, and joining excursions that will allow you to meet locals and other international students from around the world. As a student you will draw from a stipend which will provide you with the flexibility to take trips to destinations like Morocco, Granada, Córdoba or Lagos, Portugal.

Cultural Activities

The calendar of activities will be posted at the beginning of each term. Activities will vary depending on the time of year.
  • Horse & Carriage
  • Walking Tour
  • Tapas Night Out
  • Movie Night
  • Sports
  • Language Exchange Partner

Trips and Excursions

A travel stipend will be awarded to program participants which can be used to select from various programmed day trip and overnight excursions. Popular destinations are:
  • Gibraltar
  • Lagos, Portugal
  • Morocco
  • Italica
  • Córdoba
  • Granada


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Professional development training begins in our training camp
On exam day, students deal with an simulated emergency situation with actors
Learning how to extract victims from an overturned car
Learning how to deal with emergency situations
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Hands on experience is the best way to learn
Getting ready for some intensive training
Extracting victims from a smoke-filled bus
Every student can be a team leader, team member AND a VICTIM
EMT rescue attempts
EMT Graduation
Carrying victims through obstacle courses
Every student has the opportunity to be a victim
Extacting victims from an overturned vehicle

Dates and Pricing

2020 Summer EMT Camp


Dates 11 June - 4 July 2020
Application Deadline 1 May 2020

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