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WSQ Higher Certificate in Healthcare Support (Pre-Hospital Emergency Medical Services) - Assessment Only Pathway

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Duration: 4 days Programme Fees: Full Course Fee: $2,586.73 (incl GST)
Course Fee (Singaporean/SPR) with 90% SkillsFuture Funding: $258.67 (incl GST)

*Course fees are subjected to changes. Terms and conditions apply.
Venue: Surbana One
168 Jalan Bukit Merah
Singapore 150168
Program/Specialities: WSQ / Pre-Hospital Emergency Medical Services

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Course Objective

To certify in-service Emergency Medical Technicians (EMTs) to enhance proficiency and competency of knowledge & skills to deliver basic nursing and emergency care to patients in a pre-hospital setting

Assessment only

  1. Demonstrate understanding of basic human anatomy and physiology
  2. Measure and record patient’s vital signs
  3. Assist patients in care of airway
  4. Perform general cleaning activities
  5. Lifting, transferring and positioning of patients
  6. Perform transporting of patients and despatch activities
  7. Demonstrate understanding of the responsibilities of an emergency medical technician
  8. Perform emergency care 
  9. Perform emergency medical technician roles in ambulance calls
  • Singapore Citizen / Singapore PR 
  • Local work experience accumulated over the past 5 years
  • Min. 1 year experience in healthcare industry 
  • Min. 100 hours of patient care in land ambulance/Non-Emergency Patient Transport (NEPT)
  • Valid BCLS & CPR+AED or BCLS+AED certification (NRC-accredited)
  • Valid first-aid certification (NFAC-accredited)