Emergency care assistance apprenticeship

The Emergency care assistance apprenticeship aims to provide the skills and knowledge required to become a competent emergency care assistant within the emergency care workforce.

The role involves responding to emergency calls to provide care to patients, driving ambulance vehicles, assisting paramedics, using medical/life support equipment, providing and collecting information at the scene, and completing documentation.

Designed as a work-based programme this Intermediate Level apprenticeship includes qualifications at Level 2. The duration for completion of the apprenticeship is 12 months depending on age, prior experience and learning.

Level:

Intermediate (Level 2)

Starting salary (once qualified):

£15,200–£17,900

Job roles:

Emergency care assistant

Issuing Authority:

Skills for Health – www.skillsforhealth.org.uk