Provide Advanced First Aid 2 Day
Duration: Blended online option – 8:15 hours face to face (08:45 – 17:00) x 2 days
Certificate: Valid 3 years
HLTAID009 Provide Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR) (12 mths)
HLTAID010 Provide Basic Emergency Life Support
HLTAID011 Provide First Aid
HLTAID014 Provide Advanced First Aid
Prerequisites: Minimum age 14 yrs
Cost: $295 per person
This course provides participants with a high level of knowledge and skills in First Aid principles the next level of skills to manage first aid situations with more advanced techniques until the arrival of medical assistance, in a time frame that still allows for questioning and practical simulations.
You will learn about how to manage a scene and monitor a casualty while waiting for help, how to recognise and respond to first aid situations including conducting casualty assessment, how to assess and manage a catastrophic bleed with both a tourniquet or haemostatic dressing, and how to assess basic life support functions including the need for Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR) and defibrillation. This course covers adult and child conditions.
Training and assessment is done on behalf of ABC First Aid, RTO 3399
There must be evidence that the candidate has completed the following tasks in line with state/territory regulations, first aid codes of practice, Australian Resuscitation Council (ARC) guidelines and workplace procedures:
Followed DRSABCD in line with ARC guidelines, including:
Manage unconscious, non-breathing adult including:
Manage an unconscious, non-breathing infant, including:
Responded to at least two simulated first aid incidents, one medical and one trauma contextualised to the candidate’s workplace or community setting, where the candidate has no knowledge of the casualty’s condition prior to starting treatment, including:
Coordinated a team of people to respond to a multiple casualty incident, including:
Applied first aid procedures for the following:
Students must be at least 14 years of age at the time of attendance. There are no prerequisites for the HLTAID014 Provide Advanced First Aid Course. An online First Aid workbook can be optionally selected prior to course commencement. The online workbook link and log in details are emailed to students once enrolment is received.
This optional pre-learning takes approx. 1.5hrs to complete and consists of a First Aid course manual to assist students with answering a series of multiple-choice questions. Answers can be saved and finished any time prior to the course commencement.
Important note: In order to issue an accredited certificate, CPR must be performed on the floor with no exemptions.
Clothing: We suggest that you wear comfortable casual clothing, as the practical nature of the demonstrations and practice may possibly require bending, kneeling and lying on the floor. Pants and flat shoes are recommended.
Learn more about the Australian Government’s competency and assessment requirements for this course at https://training.gov.au/Training/Details/hltaid014