HLT31115 - Certificate III in Non-Emergency Patient Transport

HLT31115 - Certificate III in Non-Emergency Patient Transport

​​The HLT31115 - Certificate III in Non-Emergency Patient Transport program provides a sound base of knowledge and skills, is nationally recognised, designed and delivered by professionals with extensive industry knowledge.

We have the experience and passion to ensure that you graduate our programs capable of providing best practice health care, exceeding current industry standards.

As one of the fastest growing industries in Australia, working in the health sector as a Patient Transport Officer may be the ideal career choice for you.

​Course Delivery Includes:



Driving workshop

Nationally Recognised Training


​Wilson Medic One is dedicated to assisting students in achieving their study and career goals


This qualification reflects employees providing non-emergency transport and care for patients with illnesses or disabilities.

  • Ambulance Transport Officer
  • Patient Transport Attendant
  • Patient Transport Officer

​Study Pathways

After successful completion of the program, students will be awarded a Nationally Recognised Qualification for HLT31115 Certificate III in Non-Emergency Patient Transport.

The Units of Competency achieved in this qualification may provide credit towards a range of other health and related qualifications at Certificate III level and above with many students continuing with their pre-hospital care knowledge and training and moving into more advanced areas of study as a natural progression.

Course Objectives

The objectives of this qualification are to provide students with solid knowledge and skills to provide non-emergency transport services and care of patients with illnesses or disabilities.

These transport services are usually pre-arranged/booked and time of response is not a high priority in comparison to emergency transport, with workers providing appropriate patient assessment and handover, along with following procedures for patient movement and handling.

Core Units

8 Core Units

Communicate and work in health or community services 


Work with diverse people


Recognise healthy body systems 


Provide first aid


Follow procedures for routine safe removal of patient


Transport non-emergency patients under operational conditions


Comply with infection prevention and control policies and procedures


Follow safe work practices for direct client care


Elective Units

​5 Elective Units

Transport Emergency Patients


Confirm Physical Health Status


Provide Advanced Resuscitation


Manage Personal Stressors in the Work Environment


Interpret and Apply Medical Terminology Appropriately ​

Entry Requirements

While the Qualification Framework does not stipulate entry requirements, Wilson Medic One prefers potential students to hold a valid driver's licence.  Students should be able to read and write at approximately year 12 levels.

Credit for skills and past study

Wilson Medic One mutually recognises Statement(s) of Attainment and qualifications issued by other RTO's.


Following the successful completion of the program, Qualification Testamur and Record of Achievement will be issued in accordance with the Australian Qualifications Framework (AQF).


Enquire about this course

​If you have questions about this course or would like any additional information, get in touch with us by calling 1300 262 000 or fill out the contact form here.​

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If you are submitting a booking outside of 0800 - 1800 please also contact the Wilson Medic One Duty Team Leader on 1300 262 000