L4 Dip Emergency Response Ambulance Driving Instruction

Overview

The FAQ Level 4 Diploma in Emergency Response Ambulance Driving Instruction (L4DERADI) provides a trainee Driving Instructor with the enhanced knowledge, behaviours, understanding and skills required to instruct, coach, support and assess learners in the delivery of routine and emergency response ambulance demonstration driving, including knowledge and understanding of the driving legislation, regulation, standards and agreed ways of working to a safe and competent level as set out in the High Speed Driver Training Competencies.


Learners will understand the Human Factors than can influence attitude to risk for a developing emergency response ambulance driver, this will be focusing on 3 main areas, completion of the Ambulance Driver Risk Index [ADRI], developing a working knowledge of the Goals for Education [GDE] framework and completion of the Driving Instructor Ambulance Driver Risk Index to measure progression and development.


Guided Learning Hours

  • 150 hours mentored training
  • 300 hours distant mentored training

Overall 6 weeks training


Prerequisites

  • Full UK driving licence for the class of vehicle to be instructed on for a minimum of 3 years prior
  • No more than 3 points
  • Level 3 Certificate in Emergency Response Ambulance Driving (must be working towards)
  • Level 4 Certificate in Education and Training (PTLLS, DTLLS, QTLLS) (must be working towards)
  • Level 3 Certificate in Assessing Vocational Achievement - to be completed before certification (must be working towards)


Mandatory Units

  1. Routine Ambulance Demonstration Driving - 5 credits
  2. Emergency Response Ambulance Demonstration Driving - 5 credits
  3. Legislation and standards for Routine and Emergency Response Ambulance Driving - 7 credits
  4. Human Factors for Driver Education - 3 credits
  5. Assessing for Routine and Emergency Response Ambulance Driving - 18 credits
  6. Instruction and Coaching for Routine and Emergency Response Ambulance Driving - 45 credits

Total value: 83 credits


* Please note, although you are able to register and complete the course prior to complete all the prerequisites. Certification of the Level 4 DERADI will not take place until evidence of the complete prerequisites can be shown.

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