Prehospital Antenatal Care online short course

This course is designed to refresh your knowledge and practice in antenatal care in the prehospital setting. It is run by our paramedicine team in conjunction with the industry.

Course overview

There are 4 online modules in the form of multimedia presentations covering physiology and assessment and normal delivery, antenatal complications, complex delivery, and neonatal resuscitation and care.

What you’ll study

As well as the multimedia presentations, additional content will also be provided in the form of articles, reviews, studies and multimedia videos to enhance your learning and improve your practice.


The online short course culminates in four compulsory formative MCQ assessments, at the end of each module.

How long this course will take

The course should take approximately 16 hours of online learning; however, you have 6 months to complete the online learning. You'll need to enrol to gain access to the online learning.

Who this course is suitable for

This short course is primarily aimed at the prehospital emergency services: intensive care paramedics, paramedics and EMTs who have completed a Bachelor of Health Science in Paramedicine or those that have an Authority to Practice (ATP) wishing to remain current with their clinical practice.

It has been designed with working health professionals in mind. The pre-learning through the AUT online Canvas platform is designed to be a self-paced programme that you can progress through at your own speed, place and time. There are no onsite based classroom requirements.

This course is open to domestic and international students.

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How to apply

  1. Click on the ‘Apply’ button next to the corresponding date you wish to enrol for (in the table on the ‘Classes’ tab)
  2. Complete the application online

When applying or enrolling, quote Prehospital Antenatal Care Course: Course Code PARA004

If you have any questions

If you have any questions about this course or need help with applying, contact the Department of Paramedicine:


Your enrolment in this course will only be complete after you’ve paid your course fees. You can pay fees online, on any AUT campus or by fees invoice. If you haven’t paid your fees within two weeks and 10 days before your course starts, your enrolment will be cancelled. If your employer is paying your fees, please provide a purchase order, with your employer's contact and billing details before the course starts. AUT reserves the right to cancel courses that don’t have enough students. If this happens, you’ll be given at least 2 or 3 days’ notice and can transfer to another start date for this course.

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Once per month
16 hours
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Contact us

If you have any questions about this course, contact the Department of Paramedicine: