Certificate IV in Health Care

This Cert IV qualification covers work involving delivery of limited direct client care in an emergency response context. The qualification focuses on work in the ambulance industry done by volunteers or workers who provide a basic emergency response and transport roles in areas where there is a relatively low workload. This qualification is suited to Australian Apprenticeship pathways.

Healthguard is proud to be the first privately Registered Training Organisation in Victoria to be approved by the Australian Skills Qualification Authority to deliver the new and updated HLT41115 Certificate IV in Health Care (formerly HLT41012 - Certificate IV in Health Care (Ambulance)).

Delivered by qualified Advance Life Support Paramedics and First Responders, we guarantee that you will be taught by experienced experts in their fields.

This Qualification is delivered in a blended mode of Pre-course reading and completion of a comprehensive workbook. After completion of the pre-course requirements, participants will be required to attend 15 days of face to face learning for practical training and assessments.

To achieve this qualification, the candidate must also have completed at least 80 hours of work as detailed in the Assessment Requirements of units of competency.

Entry Requirements
There are no academic pre-requisites for the course but participants are required to have the following:

Participants are required to speak and write English and possess developed literacy and numeracy skills. Learning and assessment in this course requires practical skills, clear spoken and written English skills and complex thinking skills in keeping with the roles and responsibilities required for this qualification.
This may include the ability to write reports, calculate medications, read detailed protocols and research and make recommendations for improvement.

Physical Capacity
Participants must have the physical capacity and flexibility to freely walk, bend and twist, perform safe lifting techniques and perform general ambulance duties.

Please feel free to contact Healthguard with queries about this course, or any other information you may require.