Enrolled Nurse Bridging Course for NEPT
Are you currently a Registered Enrolled Nurse with Medication and IV endorsements & looking for a change to your career?
The Department of Health and Human Services have recently revised the scope of practice for EN’s working in the Non-Emergency Patient Transport Industry!
Best Practice Health Education, an ASQA-accredited Registered Training Organisation is offering you an opportunity to blend your nursing qualifications with additional industry specific accredited units of competency to provide you with entry to work in a thriving industry.
Best Practice is proud to have developed this course in partnership with Health Select. Health Select has been providing Non-Emergency Patient Transport (NEPT) for 10 years, and is widely regarded as the industry leader in the provision of NEPT services.
Our specialist training units are designed to enhance your current qualifications and experience.
Best Practice’s NEPT Bridging Course includes the below accredited units along with industry required skill sets.
- HLTAMB014 Transport Non-Emergency Patients under Operational Conditions
- HLTAMB003 Transport Emergency Patients
- HLAMB008 Assess and Deliver Standard Clinical Care (160 placement hours provided)
- HLTAMB011 Manage a routine Non-Emergency Scene
- HLTAID007 Provide Advanced Resuscitation
Industry Skill Sets
- Scope of Practice
- Understanding NEPT Clinical Practice Protocols
- Operating Environment
- Safely Transferring of patients
Upon course completion you will have nationally accredited units of competency, enabling you to seek employment in the exciting and growing NEPT industry.
During unit assessment you will be required to drive our non-emergency ambulance. Our vehicles have automatic transmissions, and you will be under the guidance and supervision of our Best Practice NEPT trainers.
Delivery and Assessment Mode
The course will be delivered via a blended mode of eLearning, practical applications, role-play scenarios and written assessments.
During the course you will be provided with the opportunity to undertake 1 observer shift with a Health Select crew. This will provide you with the opportunity to experience firsthand the NEPT industry.
Our Educators and Trainers
All trainers employed by Best Practice Health Education hold current relevant Certificate IV Training and assessment qualifications along with industry experience. When trainers aren’t in the classroom they are working within the NEPT industry.
The course will be delivered over 8 days face to face with a number of hours spend completing assessments outside of the classroom.
The final face to face session will involve a practical simulation assessment to ensure that the new skills you have learnt are of a competent level.
Course cost is $2500, initial payment of $1000.00 is due on enrollment with the remaining balance to be paid by the completion of the course.