Certificate III in Non-Emergency Patient Transport - HLT31115

Australian Paramedical College

Type of institution: Registered Training Organisation
Level: Pre-degree
CRICOS:

This qualification reflects the role of workers such as non-emergency patient transport officers who provide non-emergency transport and care for patients who have non-acute or chronic illness or disability and require transport. Workers in this role provide appropriate patient assessment, follow procedures for safe removal of a patient for transport for pre-arranged or booked transport service and the time of response is not given high priority in comparison to emergency transport.No licensing, legislative, regulatory or certification requirements apply to this qualification at the time of publication.

Structure

  • 13 units: 8 core
  • 5 elective

Subjects

  • Provide first aid in remote situations
  • Manage personal stressors in the work environment
  • Communicate and work in health or community services
  • Interpret and apply medical terminology appropriately
  • Recognise healthy body systems
  • Comply with infection prevention and control policies and procedures
  • Work with diverse people
  • Promote Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander cultural safety
  • Provide advanced resuscitation
  • Confirm physical health status
  • Manage a routine non-emergency scene
  • Follow procedures for routine safe removal of patient
  • Transport non-emergency patients under operational conditions
  • Follow safe work practices for direct client care
  • Assess and deliver basic clinical care
  • Provide advanced first aid
  • Work legally and ethically
  • Provide first aid

Study information

Campus Fees Entry Mid year intake Attendance
Burleigh Campus
Yes
  • Online/Off-campus
  • Flexible Delivery
  • Full-time
  • Part-time

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