Mr Darryl Clare Online Systems / Information and Technology Directorate

Senior Project Officer - Digital Learning

Diploma of Paramedical Science, Diploma of Training and Assessment, Diploma of Management, Diploma of Leadership

Contact Details


Phone: (07) 30234256 - Ext: 54256

Office Location

Level 6

160 Ann Street


About Me

Darryl is a passionate educator that has been involved in clinical education for 25 years. He has a passion for education, research and implementing best practice in pre-hospital care.
He is always looking for new and innovative ways to deliver education that makes it both engaging and dynamic, he has developed and delivered many successful education programs and has an interest in the use of technology in training.
Darryl is also a very active volunteer in several and varied community based roles including; 12 years as a member of the Australian Resuscitation Council and current Chair of the Queensland Branch, a member of Scouts Australia for 26 years and holds the current position of Branch Commissioner Vocational Education and Training for Scouts Queensland and a role as a trainer with the Scouts Australia National Training Team and also as an active member of St John Ambulance Australia for 22 years where he has severed as the State Superintendent, State Training Officer and currently holds the role of a State Youth Development Officer.
Medal of the Order of Australia (OAM) - 2008
National Emergency Medal - 2012
Scouts Association Silver Koala Award – 2012
Scout Association Silver Wattle Award – 2001
Scout Australia Long Service Award (25 year service) - 2015
Admitted as Member into the Most Venerable Order of the Hospital of St John Jerusalem (MStJ) - 2010
St John Ambulance Service Award (22 years) - 2009
St John Ambulance Priory Vote of Thanks - 2007
St John Ambulance Commissioners Commendation - 1999
Media Citations

5/11/2014 Rise in snake bite victims in Queensland Clifton Courier, Clifton QLD

19/01/2015 St John Ambulance is urging Qlders to keep hydrated. 4BC, Brisbane

28/01/2015 Heat stroke risk Ipswich Advertiser, Ipswich QLD

20/11/2014 Beware of the jellies Port Douglas & Mossman Gazette, Port Douglas QLD

14/11/2014 Vinegar key for stings Bowen Independent, Bowen QLD

22/01/2015 Heat raises health concerns Tully Times, Tully QLD

11/05/2015 Residents suffering from asthma are being urged to be prepared River FM, Ipswich

11/05/2015 Queenslanders suffering from asthma are being encouraged not to be complacent 4BC, Brisbane

14/05/2015 Asthma control inspotlight On Our Selection News, Clifton QLD

8/11/2014 Plan sets out the way to treat snake bites Hervey Bay Observer, Pialba QLD

25/12/2014 Dos and don’ts in case of snake bite Maryborough Herald, Maryborough QLD

18/05/2015 Clearing the facts for asthma attacks Daily News, Warwick QLD

13/05/2015 Act to prevent asthma deaths Caboolture News, Caboolture QLD

4/02/2015 Stay aware of the signs of heat stroke Queensland Times, Ipswich

14/01/2015 Interview with Darryl Clare, St John Ambulance, to discuss marine stingers ABC North Queensland, Townsville
19/01/2015 St John's Ambulance in Queensland is urging people to be aware of the signs of heatstroke 4BC, Brisbane

19/01/2015 St John Ambulance has urged Queenslanders to keep themselves hydrated River FM, Ipswich

19/01/2015 The St John Ambulance Qld is urging people to be aware of the signs of heat stroke. River FM, Ipswich

20/01/2015 Stifling summer heat broken briefly by storms News Mail, Bundaberg QLD

15/08/2014 Nothing to sneeze at Reporter, Brisbane

5/01/2015 Interview with St John Ambulance Training Manager Darryl Clare, who relays advice for snake bite 612 ABC Brisbane

13/11/2014 Vinegar still top choice for stings Hervey Bay Observer, Pialba QLD

13/11/2014 Vinegar on jellyfish stings still correct Tully Times, Tully QLD

4/11/2014 Warning - deadly snakes on the move High Country Herald, Highfields QLD

20/01/2015 High temps raise ambulance health concerns High Country Herald, Highfields QLD

20/01/2015 Turning on as it hots up Queensland Times, Ipswich

3/12/2014 Interview with Darryl Clare, Business Development Manager, St John's Ambulance. MOU with CQUniversity ABC Capricornia, Rockhampton

22/01/2015 Time to take heat stroke seriously Hervey Bay Observer, Pialba QLD

5/11/2014 Dangerous, venomous snakes on the move Townsville Sun, Townsville QLD
6/11/2014 Calls for caution as man bitten by snake Tully Times, Tully QLD
3/12/2014 CQ [Central Queensland] University says it has opened a new entry pathway ABC Capricornia, Rockhampton
22/01/2015 Hot weather raises concerns of heat stroke Bayside Star, Brisbane
11/11/2014 Ambos stand by vinegar for stings Cairns Post, Cairns QLD
3/12/2014 The St John Ambulance and CQ university MOU ABC Capricornia, Rockhampton

4/12/2014 CQUniversity says they have opened up a new entry pathway to it's paramedic courses. ABC Wide Bay, Bundaberg

Professional Memberships

Chair of the Australia Resuscitation Council - Queensland Branch
Member of Paramedics Australia (MPA)
Member of The Australian Institute of Emergency Services (MAIES)


Professional Development Programs

Previous - Diploma of Paramedic Science Program
Professional Interests
Accredited trainer - Blanchard International Situational Leadership II
Accredited trainer - DTS DISC and Motivators
Conference Presentations

Clinical education on a small scale - designing and developing mobile applications to support clinical education ( Paramedics Australasia International Conference)

Published in: 2015

Clinical education on a small scale - designing and developing mobile applications to support clinical education in vocational education and training. (National Centre for Vocational Education Research Conference)

Published in: 2015
Poster - Clinical education on a small scale - designing and developing mobile applications to support clinical education (Council of Ambulance Authorities Conference)
Published in: 2015

Speaker - Emergency Response Management Australia Conference

Published in: 2012

Speaker - Australian & New Zealand Disaster and Emergency Management Conference

Published in: 2010
Other Technology
Mobile application development
Other Technology
Virtual / Augmented reality
Journal article

Maguire, B. J., Browne, M., O'Neill, B. J., Dealy, M. T., Clare, D., & O'Meara, P. (2018). International survey of violence against EMS personnel: Physical violence report. Prehospital and Disaster Medicine, 33(5), 526-531. doi:10.1017/S1049023X18000870