Certificate IV in Health Care (Ambulance) Course Overview

Course CodeHLT41012 – Certificate IV in Health Care (Ambulance)
(Certificate 4)

Entry Requirements

There are no entry requirements for this course. No matter what your previous academic ability, you can start learning from here on in.


The assessment is based on competency, which is the ability to perform specific skills and a combination of observation, discussion, written assignments, tests, examinations and practical application projects. Students are required to attend tests and examinations as scheduled by the Australian Paramedical College.

Course units

  • 11 core units
  • 8 elective units (all of the 8 must be completed)
  • 19 units in total

Course unit details

[acc_item title=”Communications”]

HLTAMBFC301D Communicate with clients and colleagues to support health care
HLTHIR301C Communicate and work effectively in health
HLTAMBFC402C Communicate in complex or difficult situations

[acc_item title=”Scene Management”]

HLTAMBAE501D Implement safe access and egress in an emergency
HLTAMBSC401B Manage routine scene and promote public safety
HLTAMBSC503B Contribute to managing the scene of an emergency
HLTAMBAE403D Follow procedures for routine safe removal of client

[acc_item title=”Clinical”]

HLTAMBCR401C Deliver basic clinical care
HLTAP401B Confirm physical health status

[acc_item title=”Practical Assessment”]Practical Assessment[/acc_item]
[acc_item title=”Work Health & Safety”]

HLTWHS300A Contribute to WHS processes
HLTAMBPD401C Manage personal stressors in the work environment
HLTIN301C Comply with infection control policies and procedures
HLTAMBT301B Transport non-emergency clients under operational conditions
HLTAMBT402C Transport emergency clients

[acc_item title=”Workplace& Culture”]

HLTHIR402D Contribute to organisational effectiveness in the health industry
BSBFLM303C Contribute to effective workplace relationships
CHCCS400C Work within a relevant legal and ethical framework
HLTHIR403C Work effectively with culturally diverse clients and co-workers
HLTHIR404D Work effectively with Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people


Your next step…

Download the Certificate IV in Healthcare (Ambulance) information guide, give us a call, or even ask a question and one of our trainers will respond.

This qualifications will be delivered under an agreement with Industry Pathways (NPN: 32513).