These JRCALC guidelines are an important part of clinical risk management and ensure uniformity in the delivery of high quality patient care.
As such, they form the basis for UK paramedic training and education.
Reference Guide and Pocket Book versions
Published by Class Professional Publishing, the JRCALC Guidelines are available as a comprehensive Reference Edition, as well as a companion Pocket Book that is perfect for ambulance staff on the move.
Since the 2016 edition, the UK Ambulance Services Clinical Practice Guidelines has also been available as an app, iCPG, which includes the full 2016 edition and the 2017 Supplementary Guidelines.
New for 2019!
The 2019 JRCALC Guidelines will be available shortly – please check back here for updates.
- To order the Reference Edition (2016 plus 2017 Supplementary Guidelines), click here.
- To order the 2017 Supplementary Guidelines (only), click here.
- For the Pocket Book, click here.
- For Ambulance Care Essentials, click here.
- For Ambulance Care Practice, click here.
- For the First Responder Essentials, click here.
- For the Driver’s Handbook, click here.
More details about obtaining the electronic versions are available here.
Self Learning CPD tools are also available
JRCALC:CPD is the perfect way to test your knowledge of the guidelines and will count towards your CPD Portfolio.
It provides a dynamic, accessible and affordable learning platform for ambulance staff that is evidence-based, contextualised and in a question style that is in keeping with the challenges that arise in practice.
Ongoing Updates to the Guidelines
Questions and Answers
We are pleased to receive questions relating to the JRCALC Guidelines, and will endeavour to answer your question promptly having consulted with JRCALC experts as necessary. For more information click here.