Diploma of Paramedical ScienceFAQ

FAQ – What will I study at the Diploma level?

The HLT51020 – Diploma of Emergency Health Care has 17 units of competency:

CLINICAL INTENSIVE WORKSHOP 1. 7 Days

CLINICAL PLACEMENT – 40 hours

 

View the full details of the Diploma here


Entry-level paramedic training courses

  • HLT31120 – Certificate III in Non-Emergency Patient Transport
    In 6-12 months you can become a Patient Transport Officer, transporting non-emergency patients via ambulance between medical facilities.
  • HLT41120 – Certificate IV in Health Care
    12-18 months course. Graduate as a Basic Life Support Medic. Jobs in the private sector as an Ambulance Officer,Emergency Medical Technician (EMT), Emergency Patient Transport Officer, Industrial medic (mining, construction, manufacturing, oil & gas)
  • HLT51020 – Diploma of Emergency Health Care
    18-24 months course. Graduate as an Advanced Life Support Paramedic/Medic. Jobs in mining, oil & gas, construction, manufacturing, hospitality, security and industrial. Paramedic support at airports, transport organisations, sea-going vessels, merchant navy etc.

How to become a paramedic

The Australian Paramedical College is the largest pre-hospital health care training provider in Australia. We are dedicated to providing training of the highest standard for all students who enrol in our training programs. Our training programs provide a flexible and affordable pathway for those who wish to work in the private sector or choose to continue their education at university.

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