Unit Outline – Transport patients
Unit Outline – Transport patients

About this combined course

HLTOUT006 Transport emergency patients unit describes the skills and knowledge required to transport vehicle occupants to and from a health care facility or service under emergency circumstances. This includes patients, crew, emergency service and other workers, relatives and assistance animals. The unit includes skills for loading, driving and unloading a vehicle safely, and for checking vehicles and equipment in order to restock and remedy faults. 

This unit applies to pre-hospital and out-of-hospital health care workers. 

The skills in this unit must be applied in accordance with Commonwealth and State or Territory legislation, Australian Standards and industry codes of practice.

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HLTOUT007 Transport non-emergency patients under operational conditions unit describes the skills and knowledge required to load, unload and drive vehicles safely to transport vehicle occupants to and from a facility or service in non-emergency conditions. It includes using communication equipment and checking vehicles and equipment in order to restock and remedy faults.

This unit applies to pre-hospital and out-of-hospital health care workers.

The skills in this unit must be applied in accordance with Commonwealth and State or Territory legislation, Australian Standards and industry codes of practice.

Heed Health Education

Heed Education Pty Ltd trading as Heed Health Education is a Registered Training Organisation (RTO) with provider number #45064 and offers nationally recognised training programs registered by the Australian Skills Quality Authority (ASQA).

To enquire about our training services contact us on
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