Qualification details

HLT51015 - Diploma of Paramedical Science (Release 1)

Summary

Releases:
ReleaseStatusRelease date
1 1 (this release)Current 08/Dec/2015

Usage recommendation:
Current
Mapping:
MappingNotesDate
Supersedes HLT50412 - Diploma of Paramedical Science (Ambulance)This version was released in HLT Health Training Package release 3.0 and meets the requirements of the 2012 Standards for Training Packages. Change to packaging rules. Removal of entry requirements. Minimum work requirements of 160 hours 07/Dec/2015


Training packages that include this qualification

Units of competency

CodeSort Table listing Units of Competency by the Code columnTitleSort Table listing Units of Competency by the Title columnEssential
BSBCOM406 - Conduct work within a compliance frameworkConduct work within a compliance framework Elective
BSBFLM303 - Contribute to effective workplace relationshipsContribute to effective workplace relationships Elective
BSBMED301 - Interpret and apply medical terminology appropriatelyInterpret and apply medical terminology appropriately Elective
BSBWOR203 - Work effectively with othersWork effectively with others Elective
CHCCCS020 - Respond effectively to behaviours of concernRespond effectively to behaviours of concern Elective
CHCDIV001 - Work with diverse peopleWork with diverse people Core
CHCDIV002 - Promote Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander cultural safetyPromote Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander cultural safety Elective
CHCLEG001 - Work legally and ethicallyWork legally and ethically Core
CHCPRP003 - Reflect on and improve own professional practiceReflect on and improve own professional practice Elective
HLTAAP002 - Confirm physical health statusConfirm physical health status Core
Items per page 10 | 20 | 50 | 100
Displaying items 1 - 10 of 28

Classifications

SchemeCodeClassification value
ANZSCO Identifier 411111 Ambulance Officer 
ASCED Qualification/Course Field of Education Identifier 0699 Other Health 
Qualification/Course Level of Education Identifier 421 Diploma 
Taxonomy - Industry Sector N/A Health and Community Services 
Taxonomy - Occupation N/A Paramedic Assistant,Emergency Medical Technician (EMT) 

Classification history

SchemeCodeClassification valueStart dateEnd date
ANZSCO Identifier 411111 Ambulance Officer 29/Apr/2016 
ASCED Qualification/Course Field of Education Identifier 0699 Other Health 29/Apr/2016 
Qualification/Course Level of Education Identifier 421 Diploma 08/Dec/2015 
The content being displayed has been produced by a third party, while all attempts have been made to make this content as accessible as possible it cannot be guaranteed. If you are encountering issues following the content on this page please consider downloading the content in its original form

Modification History

Release 

Comments 

Release 1

This version was released in HLT Health Training Package release 3.0 and meets the requirements of the 2012 Standards for Training Packages.

Supersedes HLT50412 Diploma of Paramedical Science (Ambulance). Change to packaging rules. Removal of entry requirements. Minimum work requirements of 160 hours

Qualification Description

This qualification reflects the role of pre-hospital and out-of-hospital workers employed by State/Territory ambulance authorities, the Australian Defence Force and the private sector to provide patient assessment, healthcare and transport services. These workers possess clinical skills and theoretical knowledge and provide clinical assessment and pre-hospital and out-of-hospital interventions to patients in an emergency, including providing advanced skills in life support. This qualification applies to a variety of roles including paramedic and emergency medical technician.

To achieve this qualification, the candidate must have completed at least 160 hours of work as detailed in the Assessment Requirements of units of competency.

No licensing, legislative, regulatory or certification requirements apply to this qualification at the time of publication.

Packaging Rules

Total number of units = 17

  • 9 core units
  • 8 elective units, consisting of:
  • at least 4 units from the electives listed below,
  • up to 4 units from the elective listed below, any endorsed Training Package or accredited course - these units must be relevant to the work outcome

All electives chosen must contribute to a valid, industry-supported vocational outcome.

Core units 

CHCDIV001

Work with diverse people

CHCLEG001

Work legally and ethically

HLTAAP002

Confirm physical health status

HLTAMB001

Follow procedures for routine safe removal of patient

HLTAMB008

Assess and deliver standard clinical care

HLTAMB012

Communicate in complex situations to support health

HLTINF001

Comply with infection prevention and control policies and procedures

HLTWHS002

Follow safe work practices for direct client care

HLTWHS006

Manage personal stressors in the work environment

Elective units 

CHCCCS020

Respond effectively to behaviours of concern

CHCDIV002

Promote Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander cultural safety

CHCPRP003

Reflect on and improve own professional practice

HLTAMB002

Implement safe access and egress in an emergency

HLTAMB003

Transport emergency patients

HLTAMB010

Manage and coordinate resources for emergency operations

HLTAMB011

Manage a routine non-emergency scene

HLTAMB013

Contribute to managing the scene of an emergency

HLTAMB014

Transport non-emergency patients under operational conditions

HLTHPS008

Provide clinical mentoring in the work environment

BSBCOM406

Conduct work within a compliance framework

BSBFLM303

Contribute to effective workplace relationships

BSBMED301

Interpret and apply medical terminology appropriately

BSBWOR203

Work effectively with others

TAEASS401B

Plan assessment activities and processes

TAEASS402B

Assess competence

TAEASS403B

Participate in assessment validation

TAEDEL301A

Provide work skill instruction

TAEDEL402A

Plan, organise and facilitate learning in the workplace

Qualification Mapping Information

No equivalent qualification.

Links

Companion Volume implementation guides are found in VETNet - https://vetnet.education.gov.au/Pages/TrainingDocs.aspx?q=ced1390f-48d9-4ab0-bd50-b015e5485705

Training component details
The following details are displayed for each different NRT:-

Training packages

- Training package details
- Training package components

Qualifications

- Qualification details
- Qualification components

Accredited courses

- Accredited course details

Modules

- Module details

Units of competency

- Units of competency details
- Unit components

Skill sets

- Skill set details
- Skill set components

Click on the Export link to export the NRT information to MS Word or PDF.

Click on the Manage notification link to create or change a notification for this NRT.

When selecting the Display history check box a set of tables will appear displaying a log of historical values describing what has changed and when over time.

If you have access to make changes to an NRT, click on the Edit link on the upper right hand side of the summary box.