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This qualification has been designed for you, the learner, who wants to work as an Associate Ambulance Practitioner (AAP) as part of the wider emergency and urgent care setting.
It maybe of interest, if you are: currently working as an emergency care assistant, wanting to work as part of an ambulance crew responding to emergency (999) and urgent calls providing emergency and urgent assistance, or undergoing a career change within the health sector.
Delegates must hold a valid driving license and be a minimum of 18 years of age. A qualification in Emergency Response (Blue Light) Driving would be an advantage, and could enhance employment opportunities.
This course is designed to give you the necessary knowledge and skills to assess, treat and manage patients at the scene or assist with non-conveyance or onward referral if appropriate, reducing the need for hospital admission.
AAPs work at a level above that of Clinical Healthcare Support Workers and have knowledge of the underlying concepts and associated principles within that area of study, including the ability to evaluate and interpret these.
Level 4 Diploma for Associate Ambulance Practitioners, accredited by FutureQuals