• Learn how to save lives



Few programs will compare to the deliverables of this Summer Emergency Medical Training opportunity. GlobalEd’s Emergency Medical Training and Shadowing Program is designed to PREPARE you for a career in health care and give you plenty to talk about on a resume, cover letter and grad school application. This will be the highlight of your interviews for years to come. As a pre-med program participant, you will spend four weeks this summer acquiring a tremendous about of theory and hands-on experience. Get ready to roll up your sleeves from your first day of training. The first two weeks involve theory-practice-theory-practice taking an NAEMT-certified course on Pre-Hospital Trauma Life Support (PHTLS) (TAUGHT IN ENGLISH).  You'll alternate between the classroom and the camp grounds to put your theory to the test every day. During this time you'll also be increasing your medical Spanish vocabulary. 

Get ready to take medical shadowing to a new level! During the last two weeks of this program, students will ride in ambulances and gain an understanding of the difference in service provided in Europe compared to the U.S. 

Aside from all that great work experience, this program also a cultural immersion program! Your program experience will include: apartment housing , comprehensive medical insurance, cultural sensitivity orientation, teamwork and leadership training using Myers Briggs, activities and excursions (day trips) to Córdoba and Cádiz. This experience will NO DOUBT impress grad schools and future employers and are sure to dominate your interviews for years to come.

Enrollment is limited! Applicants are accepted on a first come first served basis.


  • Participate in a 4-week international summer Emergency Medical Training and Shadowing program 
  • Receive certified training in Pre-Hospital Trauma Life Support in Seville, Spain during this summer term
  • Participate in our weekly activities and day trip excursions
  • Learn medical Spanish
  • Live in a shared apartment with other international students
  • Receive Professional Development Training to prepare you for your career after graduation


This program is ideally suited for undergraduate students and recent graduates seeking affordable opportunities to increase their candidacy for post graduate medical degree programs. The marketable experiences from this program include: cultural immersion, language learning, emergency medical raining, first responder ambulance runs, learning the difference between the U.S. and local health care system, leadership training, etc... Many of our past program participants have stated that their experience abroad with GlobalEd's health care programs had a profound impact on their med school applications.


Seville, Spain

Seville is the artistic, cultural and financial capital of Southern Spain. The city is renowned for its warm climate and friendly culture, making it an ideal setting for language learning, cultural integration and professional development. A stroll through the city’s winding cobblestone streets reveals a wide array of bustling sidewalk cafes and tapas bars, spontaneous flamenco performances and an active nightlife. Internationally known for the grandeur of its Easter Week processions and April Fair, Seville offers a variety of rich cultural experiences set against historical Roman, Muslim, and Jewish influence.


As a program participant you will be matched with other international students and placed in a shared apartment. Apartments are self-catered and centrally located to other program participants.  Most students will live within close proximity to each other and within walking distance to their Spanish language class. 


Seville, Spain will quickly become your home away from home and you will soon get acquainted with the pace and lifestyle of the locals. You'll be dining out until late, exposing yourself to the local cuisine, learning how to dance the Sevillana and making friends from all over the world. 


    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
    • River Kayak or Bike Tour
    • Language Exchange Partner  


    Join us on our programmed excursions to the beautiful cities of Córdoba and Cádiz. 

    Popular destinations include:

    • Gibraltar
    • Lagos, Portugal
    • Morocco
    • Italica
    • Granada


Global Education and Career Development Abroad 

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.

Program Name
2021 Summer Emergency Medical Training and Shadowing in Seville, Spain
 Application Deadline20 June 2021 
Arrival Date 1 July  2021
Departure Date31 July 2021
 Program Fee$4,950 

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