Certificate in

Emergency Response Ambulance Driving at SCQF Level 6

Qualification overview

To provide Learners with the skills, knowledge and understanding required to prepare, drive and manoeuvre Class 3 Ambulance Vehicles under both routine and emergency response conditions.

Class 3 Ambulance Vehicles Ambulance (medium) vehicles with 4 or more wheels and a gross vehicle weight exceeding 3500kg, but not exceeding 7500kg

This qualification covers driving legislation, driver responsibilities, pre-driving checks and daily inspections, the system of car control, driving under routine and emergency response conditions, manoeuvring and reversing, safety systems, emergency response driving practices, navigation, adverse conditions and human factors.

This qualification is aimed at individuals who work, or intend to work as, an ambulance technician or an HCPC registered paramedic.

This qualification is recognised as an equivalent to the FAQ Level 3 Certificate in Emergency Response Ambulance Driving (RQF) in England, Wales and Northern Ireland.

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Qualification Facts

QNR773 04
Offered inScotland
TypeSCQF
Level6
Credit Value15
GL120 hours
TQT150 hours
Qualification CodeCERADSCQFL6
Registration Length3 months
Registration Fee£59.50
Resit Fee(s)Learners are entitled to one free resit per online assessment. The second online resit is £6.00 per assessment

Qualification Information

Qualification Specification

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