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PROVIDE FIRST AID Good Skills For Anyone Involved In Adventure Sports

The Provide First Aid – HLTAID003 with REMOTE AREA DIVING

Became first aid qualified with one of our popular first aid courses, Provide First Aid. 

Our Provide First Aid course provides the skills and knowledge required to provide a first aid response to a casualty. 

A comprehensive yet simple course for everyday emergency situations, Provide First Aid is the minimum qualification required by Workplace Health and Safety Legislation for the workplace first aider. 

COURSE DURATION

1 Days

CONTENT

  • DRSABCD action plan
  • Managing the unconscious, breathing casualty
  • Cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR)
  • Choking
  • Wounds and bleeding
  • Burns
  • Medical emergencies including chest pain, asthma, anaphylaxis, diabetes, strokes, seizures, hyperventilation and fainting
  • Shock
  • Heat and cold induced illness
  • Safety and risk management
  • Strains, sprains, dislocations and fractures
  • Head, neck and spinal injuries
  • Chest and abdominal injuries
  • Facial and eye injuries
  • Poisons
  • Bites and stings
  • Legal issues
  • Infection control
  • Defibrillation
  • First aid kits

COMPETENCIES

HLTAID001 Provide cardiopulmonary resuscitation

HLTAID002 Provide basic emergency life support

HLTAID003 Provide first aid

PREREQUISITES

Nil.

RECOMMENDED RECERTIFICATION PERIOD

The First Aid in the Workplace Code of Practice recommends that first aiders should attend training on a regular basis to refresh their first aid knowledge and skills and to confirm their competence to provide first aid.

 

The Australian Resuscitation Council recommends training in CPR annually to maintain relevant skills. Other units of competency within this course are recommended to be undertaken every three years