This course applies to a wide range of settings where first aid emergencies may occur. It is relevant for people working in education, aged and community care, sport, outdoor recreation, travel & tourism, hospitality, industry enterprises as well as in home or other environments.
1 day classroom training and assessment (with online or workbook pre-work)
This course provides the skills and knowledge required to provide first aid response, life support, management of casualty(s), the incident and other first aiders until the arrival of medical or other assistance. Topics include:
+ Assessing an emergency situation
+ Airway and breathing management
+ Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation techniques (CPR)
+ Automated External Defibrillation
+ First Aid management of the unconscious casualty
+ Medical conditions including cardiac, diabetes, epilepsy
+ Infection control and First Aid for minor wounds
+ Allergic reactions and asthma
+ Control of major external bleeding and shock
+ Management of near drowning
+ Hyperthermia and hypothermia
+ Burns and electric shock
+ Eye and soft tissue injuries
+ Venomous bites and stings
+ Fractures and spinal injuries
+ Head, chest and abdominal injuries
+ Assessment of the sick and injured
+ Recording vital signs
+ Communicating details of an incident
+ Debriefing and evaluation of response to critical incidents
A nationally-recognized Statement of Attainment will be issued to all successful participants.
PLEASE NOTE OUR TERMS & CONDITIONS:
A minimum of 48 hours notification of a cancellation or reschedule is required for course bookings. Citadel First Aid reserves the right to charge a 50% cancellation fee for 48 hours notice and a 100% cancellation fee for less than 48 hours notice or a reschedule fee of $20 to cover administration & courier costs incurred. There is a $5.00 processing fee added, to cover fees on credit card payments.
PRODUCT ORDERS: 100% payment is required, before the order will be placed.
ONSITE COURSES: 100% payment before the Course will take place.
REFUND POLICY: There are no refunds, however, every attempt will be made to remedy any issues or concerns if they do arise.
Course code: HLTAID003
9.30am – 3.30pm