The OAPC is working to keep paramedics and the public protected during COVID-19. Click here for more information.

What’s new?

  • HLGen Rohmer Commendations For Paramedic Services Leaders

    HLGen Richard Rohmer has awarded the OAPC Honorary Chief Rohmer Commendation to five of Ontario’s Paramedic Services leaders. As part of his 97th birthday celebrations earlier this year, HLGen Rohmer recognized the lifetime of service to the profession of Chief Neal Roberts, Chief Michael Sanderson, Chief Gord McEachen, Chief (Ret’d) John Prno and Chief Paul Raftis. The Honorary Chief Rohmer Commendation is awarded to uniformed and civilian members of Ontario’s Paramedic Services who perform a deed or activity beyond the demands of......

  • Don’t wait till it’s too late: Emergency care in the time of COVID

    COVID-19 may have some people hesitating to seek medical attention when they need it. It is important to know that 911 services, paramedics and Emergency Departments are continuing to respond to medical emergencies. And if you need medical care, it is critical that you do not wait to seek help. When you need emergency care If you have the following symptoms, it’s important to seek care immediately, whether by calling 911 or getting to an Emergency Department on your own:......

Membership Registration

Origin of the OAPC

The Ontario Association of Paramedic Chiefs (OAPC) was formed to allow members of the EMS/Paramedic industry to come together to develop common strategies for optimizing the transition to municipal control of ambulance service within the province.

Tell me more


The OAPC has an organizational process that features six committees (groups) that oversee a number of working sub-committees, feeding information and recommendations to the Board.  The core areas are:  Strategic Analysis, Operations, Performance Standards, Professional Standards, Education & Research and Public Relations & Image Building.

Get involved







Job Postings

Looking for an opportunity to acquire employment with a paramedic service or to advance your career? Consider employment opportunities with the EMS / Paramedic team.

Learn More

Thank you to our Elite Sponsors

After forty years in the vehicle industry, Crestline has firmly established itself as; a reliable manufacturer of high quality ambulances .

Demers Ambulances is one of the largest firms in North America and is the Canadian leader in ambulance design, manufacture and distribution.

Interdev is Canada’s leading provider of administrative health solutions.

ZOLL delivers technology that advances emergency care and benefits patients.

Thank you to our Corporate Sponsor

Medusa has been providing innovative ePCR solutions to the global EMS market since 1999. In Canada, 15,000 medics coast to coast use Siren ePCR suite for better data collection, optimized analytics, and improved patient care.