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Duration: 2 days

 

HLTAID009 Provide cardiopulmonary resuscitation
HLTAID010 Provide basic emergency life support
HLTAID011 Provide First Aid

 


For those who are new to First Aid or would like in-depth training face to face over 2 days.

Course Details

BROCHURES

Course Duration

2 days

Content

  • Roles and responsibilities of the first aider
  • The DRSABCD action plan and responding to emergency situations
  • Managing unconscious casualties
  • Cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR)
  • Using a defibrillator (AED)
  • Legal issues in first aid
  • Infection control
  • Diabetes
  • Heart attack 
  • Wound and bleeding management
  • Burns
  • Fractures and dislocations
  • Sprains and strains
  • Head and facial injuries
  • Spinal injuries
  • Medical emergencies
  • Choking
  • Abdominal and chest injuries
  • Heat and cold induced conditions
  • Poisoning management
  • Bites and stings
  • Asthma, anaphylaxis and allergy overview
  • Asthma and anaphylaxis signs, symptoms and triggers
  • Asthma and anaphylaxis medications and devices
  • Asthma and anaphylaxis action plans
  • Asthma and anaphylaxis risk management planning for the workplace
  • Hands-on-practice in using asthma inhalers and spacers
  • Hands-on-practice adrenaline auto-injector administration (Epi-pen)
  • Asthma and anaphylaxis first aid management

Competencies

HLTAID009 Provide Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation

HLTAID010 Provide basic emergency life support

HLTAID011 Provide First Aid

Prerequisites

Nil.

Training Materials Provided

First aid publication, bandages and plastic CPR wallet card.

Recommended recertification period

St John Ambulance recommends, as per the First Aid in the Workplace Code of Practice and the Australian Resuscitation Council (ARC) guidelines, that first aid skills are renewed every three years and resuscitation skills are renewed every 12 months.

 

St John Ambulance also recommends that the asthma and anaphylaxis competencies are renewed every 12 months.

Recommended Product/First Aid kits

  • Key-ring face shield or face mask
  • Personal, Small, Medium or Large Leisure Kit (for the home and car)
  • Standard or Medium Workplace Kit (for industry)
  • Off-Road 4WD Kit, Recreational Marine Kit or Motoring Kit (for the great outdoors)

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