HLT51020 - Diploma in Emergency Health Care

​​Wilson Health Pty Ltd t/a Medic One RTO provider number 40753 is an approved provider for the Vet Student Loans program for HLT51020 - Diploma In Emergency Health Care

The VET Student Loans program is an Australian Government loan program that helps eligible students enrolled in approved courses at diploma level pay their tuition fees.

The loan has income-contingent repayment arrangements, which means you only need to make repayments if you are earning above the minimum repayment threshold. You can make voluntary repayments at any time.

If you are an Australian Citizen and meet the minimum educational requirements, you are eligible to apply. Please contact us for more information.

The VET student Loan will not be approved for students who do not meet the eligibility requirements and that a VET Student Loan gives the rise to a VET Student Loan debt that continues to be a debt due to the Commonwealth until it is repaid.

VET Student Loan Information

​Course Delivery Includes:



Work Placement
Driving workshop

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

Careers in Paramedics​​​

The HLT51020 Diploma In Emergency Health Care covers workers employed by mine sites and non-emergency transport companies to provide emergency and non-emergency client care and transport services.

Occupational titles with this qualification  may include:

  • Event medic
  • Emergency Services Officer
  • Industrial Medic
  • Ambulance Officer / Ambulance Transport Attendant

​Study Pathways

The HLT51020  Diploma in Emergency Health Care qualification may provide you with advanced standing into Bachelor degrees at Australian Universities.​ 

We are committed to assisting our students achieve their goals through nationally recognised health industry courses and training programs in mental health awareness, first ​​aid and first response training​ 

Course Objectives

This qualification is clustered by Wilson Medic One to form a targeted and work ready program. Many students continuing with their pre-hospital care knowledge and training and moving into more advanced areas of study as a natural progression

The course comes is delivered in 3 modules phases with 9 core units and 8 elective units which are delivered in a cluster format providing program that is holistic in its approach and has meaning and relevancy to the student’s work functions as the program is based on real work tasks. 


Learning objectives include:

  • ​Increased scope of practice, in-line with organisation’s medical direction and protocols.
  • Extended and refined knowledge in the pre-hospital environment.
  • Work autonomously and within a team.
  • Team leader skills.
  • Critical thinking and differential field diagnosis skills.
  • Ability to perform a concise and complete medical assessment
  • Increase knowledge of pharmacological interventions and interactions
  • Advanced cardiac life support

Core Units

9 core units


Work with diverse people


Work legally and ethically


Confirm physical health status


Implement safe access and egress


Assess and deliver standard clinical care


Communicate in complex situations to support health


Comply with infection prevention and control policies and procedures



Follow safe work practices for direct client care



Manage personal stressors in the work environment 

Elective Units

​8 elective units


Contribute to effective workplace relationships


Interpret and apply medical terminology appropriately 


Transport emergency patients


Transport non-emergency patients under operational conditions



Manage a scene



Manage the scene of a major incident



Conduct manual tasks safely 


Respond effectively to behaviours of concern

Entry Requirements

  • A current first aid certificate
  • Unrestricted Driving Licence (if you are still on your P plates, please contact us)
  • Year 12 certificate or AQF cert IV in any field, or above
  • Police Clearance, Working with Children Check and flu vaccination (if completing placements with Wilson Medic One)

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.​

Book a Course

Ambulance Booking Form

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