Lifeline Ambulance Service Education (LASE) is a unique educational body delivering education in the prehospital environment. As Lifeline is a fully operational ambulance service it offers students a holistic approach to their development with the educational syllabus as only one element of the journey. The other elements are in relation to, personnel development and knowledge of the system, that is required to ensure that the patient gets an appropriate response and the safe treatment they need.
As a fully operational ambulance service, access to an ambulance control environment coupled with the access to patient contact on a responding ambulance is available to all our students and is a unique feature we offer. This blended approach ensures the student develops a complete understanding of all the aspects of the systems approach to service and care delivery.
Lifeline Ambulance Service Education is the leading provider of the Emergency Medical Technician course in Ireland with over 14 years’ experience delivering the Pre-Hospital Emergency Care Council (PHECC) National Qualification in Emergency Medical Technology (NQEMT) course to members of the public and private organisations.
Lifeline has delivered the Emergency Medical Technician courses to members of the public, Facebook employees, members of Garda Siochana, Fire Services, Defence Forces, and to members of voluntary organisations. Lifeline have also delivered courses for Education and Training Boards nationwide.
Our students have an excellent success rate at examinations with a combined success rate of over 90% at the first sitting. This EMT course is ideal for those who wish to pursue a career in pre-hospital care.
When delivering the Emergency Medical Technician course faculty demonstrate appropriate assessment skills using the PHECC material and processes. Faculty demonstrate assessments and evaluation in accordance with the specific PHECC requirements. This includes managing feedback and using both formative and summative assessments. Faculty always demonstrate appropriate Health, Safety and Welfare throughout the course and risk assessments for practical scenarios. Course participants are offered an additional two-day OSCE bootcamp prior to their examinations, there is no additional fee for this.
Lifeline Ambulance Service Education also offer a suite of responder level courses to include Cardiac First Response Community and Advanced, First Aid Response and Emergency First Response. Lifeline offer instructor level courses in Cardiac First Response, First Aid Response, Emergency First Response, and the Assistant Tutor course. Courses are offered nationwide, in locations such as Dublin, Galway, Donegal, Mallow and Killarney.
The quality assurance system supports the design, delivery, and review of PHECC approved courses. The process informs the items required for continuous quality improvement.
LASE are committed to maintaining and continually improving its Quality Management System in line with the requirements set out by the company to meet the needs and expectations of its learners.
Lifeline Ambulance Service are Ireland’s largest private ambulance service. The number 1 provider to the HSE nationally and leading advocate for a safer Irish ambulance industry. We are always looking to identify talented EMTs, this is an ideal opportunity for you to train with us and apply to work with our team nationwide.