Transport emergency clients

Formats and tools

Unit Description
Reconstruct the unit from the xml and display it as an HTML page.
Assessment Tool
an assessor resource that builds a framework for writing an assessment tool
Assessment Template
generate a spreadsheet for marking this unit in a classroom environment. Put student names in the top row and check them off as they demonstrate competenece for each of the unit's elements and performance criteria.
Assessment Matrix
a slightly different format than the assessment template. A spreadsheet with unit names, elements and performance criteria in separate columns. Put assessment names in column headings to track which performance criteria each one covers. Good for ensuring that you've covered every one of the performance criteria with your assessment instrument (all assessement tools together).
Wiki Markup
mark up the unit in a wiki markup codes, ready to copy and paste into a wiki page. The output will work in most wikis but is designed to work particularly well as a Wikiversity learning project.
Evidence Guide
create an evidence guide for workplace assessment and RPL applicants
Competency Mapping Template
Unit of Competency Mapping – Information for Teachers/Assessors – Information for Learners. A template for developing assessments for a unit, which will help you to create valid, fair and reliable assessments for the unit, ready to give to trainers and students
Observation Checklist
create an observation checklist for workplace assessment and RPL applicants. This is similar to the evidence guide above, but a little shorter and friendlier on your printer. You will also need to create a seperate Assessor Marking Guide for guidelines on gathering evidence and a list of key points for each activity observed using the unit's range statement, required skills and evidence required (see the unit's html page for details)

Self Assessment Survey
A form for students to assess thier current skill levels against each of the unit's performance criteria. Cut and paste into a web document or print and distribute in hard copy.
Moodle Outcomes
Create a csv file of the unit's performance criteria to import into a moodle course as outcomes, ready to associate with each of your assignments. Here's a quick 'how to' for importing these into moodle 2.x
Registered Training Organisations
Trying to find someone to train or assess you? This link lists all the RTOs that are currently registered to deliver HLTAMBT402C, 'Transport emergency clients'.
Google Links
links to google searches, with filtering in place to maximise the usefulness of the returned results
Reference books for 'Transport emergency clients' on This online store has a huge range of books, pretty reasonable prices, free delivery in Australia *and* they give a small commission to for every purchase, so go nuts :)

Elements and Performance Criteria



1. Convey and receive information relating to emergency transport

1.1 Establish and maintain communication with control centre according to local ambulance standard operation procedure

1.2 Notify appropriate receiving facility according to local ambulance standard operation procedure

2. Transport client under emergency conditions

2.1 Drive vehicle in a manner that avoids exacerbation of client's condition

2.2 Recognise and negotiate hazards at low risk

2.3 Drive vehicle according to legal requirements governing emergency vehicles

2.4 Choose appropriate route according to distance, time, travel and terrain

2.5 Establish and maintain communication as required between driver and client care officer to ensure safe transport and effective client care

3. Load, unload and secure client and equipment for emergency transportation

3.1 Conduct loading/unloading smoothly, consistent with safe work practices, and local ambulance standard operation procedure

3.2 Ensure client's illness/injury is not exacerbated by unnecessary movement during loading and unloading

3.3 Remove clients from scene in a manner consistent with relevant Acts, Regulations and in accordance with local ambulance standard operation procedure

3.4 Secure equipment in accordance with relevant Australian Standards, Acts, Regulations and in accordance with local ambulance standard operation procedure

Qualifications and Skillsets

HLTAMBT402C appears in the following qualifications:

  • HLT50407 - Diploma of Paramedical Science (Ambulance)
  • HLT41007 - Certificate IV in Health Care (Ambulance)
  • HLT60307 - Advanced Diploma of Paramedical Science (Ambulance)