Ambulance Driving

Patient Care Services: Ambulance Driving

Futurequals Level 3 Award

Qualification Information

Qualification number: 603/2147/7.

  • Unit 1: Prepare, drive and manoeuvre a range of patient care ambulance vehicles

Course Information

The Futurequals Level 3 Award in Patient Care Services: Ambulance Driving is an accredited, regulated and quality assured qualification that is recognised throughout the UK. This comprehensive 5-day course has been designed to provide an individual with the skills, knowledge and understanding necessary to drive a range of patient care ambulance vehicles safely and commensurate with patient comfort and vehicle empathy.

Course Duration

The Patient Care Services: Ambulance Driving course we deliver has a Total Qualification Time (TQT) requirement of 60 hours.

Syllabus

Vehicle daily inspections / Pre-driving checks / Compliance legislation / Driving regulations / Defensive driving & braking / Steering & bends / Transmission systems / Motorways and dual carriageways / Reversing and maneuvering / Vehicle safety systems / Overtaking / Adverse Conditions / Attitude / Navigation / Night driving.

Assessment & Certification

This qualification utilises a portfolio of evidence as the method of assessment.

Upon successful completion of this course, individuals will receive a Futurequals Level 3 Award in Patient Care Services: Ambulance Driving printed certificate.

Entry Requirements

A maximum of 3 students can be accommodated on this course. Please note that students must be at least 18 years old on the first day of training and must have a valid UK driving license.

Location

We are able to deliver our Patient Care Services: Ambulance Driving training course on your premises (subject to a pre-course assessment) to reduce the costs associated with taking time out and travelling. Alternatively, you can book onto the next available course at our Snetterton Training Facility.

Price (Per Student)

This qualification is delivered by one of our training associates Elite Advanced Driver Training Ltd.

Please email info@eliteadt.com or visit www.eliteadt.com