Focus on Training Providers – Associate Ambulance Practitioner

19 October, 2023

The Level 4 Associate Ambulance Practitioner apprenticeship standard has been approved for delivery since 12th January 2017.

The Associate Ambulance Practitioner (AAP) works as part of the wider Emergency & Urgent Care setting, having direct contact with service users or others, providing high quality and compassionate care. Tasks of an AAP will include evaluating different approaches to solving problems, communicating those results accurately and reliably, with structured and coherent arguments. AAP’s work at a level above that of Healthcare Support Workers and have knowledge of the underlying concepts and associated principles within their area of study, including the ability to evaluate and interpret these.

There are currently 5 registered training providers for this standard.

From 1st August 2023, the Department for Education has merged RoATP (Register of Apprenticeship Training Providers) and RoEPAO (Register of End Point Assessment Organisations) and is now called APAR (Apprenticeship Provider and Assessment Register).

You access information about applying to the APAR as an apprenticeship training provider.

You can find out further information about this and other related apprenticeships on the Ambulance Services page.

You can access the Level 4 Associate Ambulance Practitioner apprenticeship standard here.