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Course Overview

Introducing the Level 3 Award in Patient Care Services: Ambulance Driving, your passport to becoming a skilled and confident ambulance driver. This comprehensive qualification equips you with the necessary skills, knowledge, and understanding to safely operate a patient carrying ambulance vehicle.

With our Level 3 Award, you’ll gain the confidence to efficiently prepare, drive, and manoeuvre ambulance vehicles.

Become a skilled and confident ambulance driver with our comprehensive training course. Learn how to handle a range of patient care ambulance vehicles, perform vehicle inspections and pre-driving checks, and stay compliant with driving regulations. Develop defensive driving techniques, master the use of braking, steering, and transmission systems, and safely navigate bends. Gain expertise in varying vehicle speeds, driving on dual carriageways and motorways, reversing, and maneuvering ambulances. Understand vehicle safety systems, overtake other vehicles with confidence, and navigate effectively during day and night hours. Our training also covers managing hostility while driving and navigating adverse conditions. Enroll now to become a competent ambulance driver equipped to handle any situation with skill and professionalism.

Upon successful completion of the practical assessments the following certificates will be awarded:

  • FutureQuals Level 3 Award in Patient Care Services: Ambulance Driving

Prior to starting the course learners must meet the following criteria:

  • be 21 years of age (or older) on the first day of teaching.
  • possess the right values, behaviours and attributes appropriate to the role.
  • not have any outstanding court cases, prosecutions or pending disciplinary action in any area being brought against them.
  • hold a valid driving license for the class of vehicle being driven for the full duration of the qualification, with no more than 6 points.

Learners with Type 1 Diabetes can still apply as long as it is well controlled.

Any previous driving ban for any reason must be advised to us at when booking this course.

Over 10,000 people have begun their clinical career with us.

Our clients include the largest NHS ambulance services, and leading multinational corporations. We have trained thousands of students, helping them to achieve their dreams.

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