Ambulance Driving

Emergency Response Ambulance Driving

Futurequals Level 3 Certificate

Qualification Information

Qualification number: 601/7335/X.

  • Unit 1: Prepare, Drive and Manoeuvre Ambulance Vehicles.
  • Unit 2: Drive Emergency Ambulance Vehicles.

Course Information

The Futurequals Level 3 Certificate in Emergency Response Ambulance Driving is an accredited, regulated and quality assured qualification that is recognised throughout the UK. This extensive 4-week course has been designed to provide the learner with the skills, knowledge and understanding required to drive an ambulance vehicle in response to an emergency.

Course Duration

The Patient Care Services: Ambulance Driving course we deliver has a Total Qualification Time (TQT) requirement of 230 hours.


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 / Emergency response driving.

Assessment & Certification

This qualification utilises the following assessment methods:

  • Portfolio of Evidence.
  • 60 knowledge multi-choice questions.
  • 60 traffic sign multi-choice questions.
  • Direct observation.
  • Direct assessment.
  • Pre-emergency driving assessment.
  • Independent direct assessment.

Upon successful completion of this course, individuals will receive a Futurequals Level 3 Certificate in Emergency Response 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.


We are able to deliver the Emergency Response 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.

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