Provide First Aid
Formerly identified as Apply First Aid, this course will give you the skills and understanding required to provide first aid, CPR and managing casualty(s) and the incident in a variety of conditions comprising of in the home, workplace or within community settings until medical or other assistance arrives.
How long does it run for?
2 Days (face to face).
1 Day (face to face). (1)
1. (Must complete the online learning theory then attend a 1 day practical session.)
What will I learn?
The particular topics covered by the course include:
Legalities, responsibility and reporting
Assessment of the situation
Heart attack and chest pain
Bleeding and bandaging
Burns and scalds
Sprains and strains
Do I need to have completed previous training?
There are no prerequisites.
How do I keep my qualifications current?
The recognised industry standard to maintain current competency for this course to be refreshed every 3 years with the CPR component refreshed every 12 months.
Students will be assessed through the demonstration of practical skills, participation in role plays, analysis of case studies and a written quiz.
On successful completion of this course, students will be issued with a nationally recognised Statement of Attainment for HLTAID003 Provide First Aid.