New qualification HLT51020 – Diploma of Emergency Health Care.

New Qualification

HLT51020 – Diploma of Emergency Health Care.

Formerly called HLT51015 – Diploma of Paramedical Science.

The Australian Paramedical College is proud to now be offering the HLT51020 – Diploma of Emergency Health Care.

This new qualification is the most up-to-date training available for pre-hospital healthcare and supersedes the HLT51015 – Diploma of Paramedical Science.

This qualification was updated to meet the current and future needs of the emergency health care sector. The updates were developed by The Ambulance and Paramedic Industry Reference Committee and approved by the Australian Industry and Skills Committee.

In the video above you will hear from two industry professionals on how this new qualification was an important and positive change for the industry.

Sam Willis, Course Coordinator of Bachelor of Science (Paramedicine) at Curtain University says:

“The qualification is highly credible in the academic world, and it remains a qualification that will get you into certain roles within the industry, and will definitely get you into the paramedic qualification at a number of universities”.

Brodie White, Managing Director of Medical Edge Australia, says:

“Careers and qualifications progress with more evidence-based care, and it’s important that the Diploma keeps up with that. The Diploma, more than ever, is more evidence-based and provides better patient care”

The new HLT51020 – Diploma of Emergency Health Care qualification is a positive and necessary update to the industry, and it continues to provide you with the best pathways to your chosen career in pre-hospital health care.

If you have any questions, you can speak with one of our friendly Course Advisors today on 1300 377 741.

About the Australian Paramedical College

The Australian Paramedical College is the largest pre-hospital health care training provider in Australia.

We offer three courses in the health scope:

Our nationally recognised paramedical pathway training programs provide a flexible and affordable pathway to employment in the private sector, or as a stepping stone to university. We offer everyone the opportunity to become an emergency healthcare practitioner, regardless of their educational background. We believe you should still pursue your goals even if your school or college grades are not where they should be.

We live in an era where anything is possible when you put your mind to it. With advances in technology and learning methodologies, there is no reason why you can not follow your dreams and become a person who can save lives and contribute to the well-being of the community. Apply to study at the College.

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