For Military Personnel

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JSOM

The Journal of Special Operations Medicine is the Official Recommended Journal of the IBSC. Learn more about it JSOM.

VA Benefits

IBSC/BCCTPC exams have been added to the list of certifications approved by the Veterans Administration to receive reimbursement for the cost of the IBSC/BCCTPC Exam.

Additional information can be found at the VA Benefits website.

Exam candidates deployed overseas have the option to schedule their exam at a DANTES Location. (See WEB-based testing)

The COOL Program

Military COOL Program Helps Service Members Compete For Civilian Jobs. Army, Navy, Air Force, and Marine military service branches launched Credentialing Opportunities On-Line (COOL), an initiative which assists service members to transition and be more competitive in the civilian workforce.

ARMY COOL

The Army COOL Program for for Certified Flight Paramedic can be found here for FP-C.

The Army COOL Program for for Certified Tactical Paramedic can be found here for TP-C.

The Army COOL Program for for Certified Community Paramedic can be found here for CP-C.

AIR FORCE COOL

The Air Force COOL Program for for Certified Flight Paramedic can be found here for FP-C.

The Air Force COOL Program for for Certified Critical Care Paramedic can be found here for CCP-C.

MARINE CORP COOL

The Marine Corp COOL Program for for Certified Flight Paramedic can be found here for FP-C.

NAVY COOL

The Navy COOL Program for Certified Flight Paramedic can be found here for FP-C.

The Navy COOL Program for for Certified Critical Care Paramedic can be found here for CCP-C.

The Navy COOL Program for Certified Tactical Paramedic can be found here for TP-C.