TMSS Community Paramedic Institute

Project Name:
TMSS Community Paramedic Institute (TCPI), Bogra

Project Duration
TCPI has been established in 2010 and now it is ongoing.

Name of Client/Project Authority :TMSS

Name of Funding Sources/Donors: TMSS

Project Background:

TMSS Community Paramedic Institute (TCPI), Bogra has been established under TMSS Health Sector (THS) at Bhagopara, Bogra. It has been established as an Institution of Community Paramedic Institute for the well being of the literate & illiterate neglected people of rural remote areas for their medical facilities. There is also the approval of admittance for 60 students in every session. The name of the course is ‘Community Paramedics Course. The duration of this course is two years. The training course will be evaluated by the rules and regulations provided by the National Institute of Population Research and Training (NIPORT) and State Medical Faculty of Bangladesh. It could be changed or re-arranged (if necessary) after three years through evaluating by National Institute of Population Research and Training (NIPORT). And according to this prescribed the specific course will be conducted by TMSS Community Paramedic Institute (TCPI) as well.

Project Goals/Objectives:


To produce trained community paramedics towards sustainable quality healthcare service delivery at grassroots


To build up skilled and qualified community paramedics.

  • To develop the health status of remote rural areas.
  • To teach the students about appropriate technique and knowledge.
  • To build up young professionals as medical technical persons.
  • To build up skilled and qualified paramedics so that they could get job opportunities within home and abroad.
  • To contribute at the national economy through eradicating of unemployment.
  • To create employment opportunities.
  • Number and Type of Target Population/Beneficiaries:

  • The candidates passing SSC and HSC from any group and getting any GPA.
  • Female candidates will get preference for admission (70%).
  • The candidates living in Nilphamari, Sunamganj and Paruahkali districts will get preference.
  • The candidates living in rural areas are preferable.
  • The candidates who will give written consents to provide healthcare service in their own locality/community.
  • Project Approach:

  • Class Lecturer,
  • Practical,
  • Demonstration,
  • Fieldwork,
  • Slide and video presentation
  • Placement in different practice environment to expose the students.
  • Cross-sharing, etc.
  • Core/major Activities:

    Conduction of academic activities according to the rules and regulations of concerned affiliating and approval authorities. Moreover, students are encouraged to participate in extra-curricular activities such as:

  • Different types of indoor games.
  • Common Room Activities.
  • National days celebration.
  • Sports & Games (out door).
  • Cultural events like song, Dance, Debate, Drama, seminars, publications of Annual Magazine, etc.
    Study Tour.
  • Annual Sports.
  • Humanitarian services such as free blood donation and free medicine supply for poor patients, relief works during natural calamities such as cyclones, floods, epidemics etc.
  • Proejct Achievements/Key Success:

    The students of this course would be able to provide healthcare services regarding primary healthcare services and essential services about safe delivery. After completion of this course the learners will be able to get a job in public and private sectors as because this a good scope to be involved in all those sectors. There is also a good demand of those paramedics in our country. At present two bases of students have been studying in this institute and academic activities are going on smoothly. Total 110 students have passed from this institute.

    Office Location

    Office Address

    Head Office     :

    631/5, West Kazipara, Mirpur-10, Dhaka-1216, Bangladesh

    Phone : +88-02-55073530, 55073586, 55073540, 9013659

    Email :

    TMSS Foundation Office     :

    Rangpur Road, Thengamara, Bogura-5800, Bangladesh

    Telephone: (+88051) 78569, 78975

    E-mail :