UK FutureQuals Patient Care Services Ambulance Driving APCSAD

FutureQuals Patient Care Services: Ambulance Driving APCSAD

Emergency Response Driver Training Ltd (ERDT) is a FutureQuals approved centre, our FutureQuals Level 3 Award in Patient Care Services: Ambulance Driving course can be delivered at your location to meet your needs using your vehicle or at our location using our Ambulance training vehicle.

Training Overview

The FutureQuals Level 3 Award in Patient Care Services: Ambulance Driving provides the learner with the skills, knowledge and understanding necessary to drive a range of patient care ambulance vehicles safely and commensurate with patient comfort and vehicle empathy.

Key Benefits Include

  • Training to meet the core requirements of UK NHS Ambulance Trusts
  • Patient comfort and safety driver training

Level 3 Award in Patient Care Service: Ambulance Driving (FAQ)

  • Carry out a pre-shift vehicle daily inspection and pre-driving checks
  • Comply with current legislation and driving regulations at all times
  • Drive a range of vehicles defensively & use vehicles braking systems & steering systems
  • Safely negotiate bends & use vehicles’ transmission systems during ambulance driving
  • Vary the speed of the vehicle & use procedures for dual carriageways & motorways
  • Reverse and manoeuvre an ambulance vehicle safely
  • Understand the use and effects of vehicle safety systems
  • Overtake other vehicles during ambulance driving
  • Understand the effects of adverse conditions on driving
  • Manage hostility whilst driving and to navigate during ambulance driving
  • Drive an ambulance vehicle during hours of darkness

Total Qualification Time (TQT)

The Total Qualification Time (TQT) for this qualification is: 60
Guided Learning (GL) for this qualification is: 33 hours (5 days including a night drive)

Successful candidates will receive a L3 Award in Patient Care Service: Ambulance Driving (FAQ) This qualification is recognised by all NHS trusts and Private Ambulance Services.

Cost using your Ambulance

£750 plus vat pp. 3 candidates.

Cost using our Ambulance

£830 plus vat pp. 3 candidates per course.

Cost include

  • FutureQuals registration and certification
  • Study packs: The Roadcraft manual, The DTAG Ambulance Driving manual and the Highway Code.

Course Delivery

Training can be delivered 7 days a week at your location.

Further Information

For more information on please email: mail@erdt.co.uk

FutureQuals Patient Care Services: Ambulance Driving APCSAD

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Please Note: Emergency response driving courses using blue lights & sirens are not available to members of the public and any course enquiry must be submitted through your Emergency Service or organisation.