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Course Details

Cost

$105.00

Prerequisite

This course is suitable for those requiring an update of their current qualification.

A copy of current Provide First Aid Certificate must be provided.

Participants will be required to kneel whilst performing CPR & breathe into a manikin via a pocket mask.

Duration

8 hours

Assessment

Competency based including practical and written assessments.

Verification Validity

3 years

Annual CPR re-accreditation is also highly recommended and may be a requirement in some workplaces.

Course Accreditation

This course is nationally recognised.

This course, known as Provide First Aid, follows the Australian Resuscitation Council guidelines for provision of First Aid.

Incorporating the Unit of Competence:

  •  ​​HLTAID003 Provide First Aid

The topics include but are not limited to:

  •  CPR (resuscitation)
  •  Bleeding and wound management
  •  Allergic reactions
  •  Burns - thermal, chemical, friction and electrical
  •  Envenomation - snake, spider, insect and marine bites
  •  Environmental impact such as hypothermia, hyperthermia, dehydration, heat stroke
  •  Fractures, dislocations, strains and sprains
  •  Medical conditions including cardiac conditions, epilepsy,diabetes and asthma
  •  Near drowning
  •  Poisoning and toxic substances (including chemical contamination)
  •  Substance misuse - common drugs and alcohol including illicit drugs
  •  Report writing