Provide Advanced First Aid

This course provides participants with enhanced first aid skills and knowledge to enable them to provide an advanced first aid response.

Duration:3.5 days, 8:30am to 4:30pm

Available inDarwin & Alice Springs

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Course Outline

First aid training provides simple advice on how to manage emergency situations and explains first aid techniques and treatments for the most commonly encountered illnesses and injuries.
This course provides participants with enhanced first aid skills and knowledge to enable them to provide an advanced first aid response. It covers workers who provide response care in line with Australian Resuscitation Council (ARC) guidelines. HLTAID015 Provide advanced resuscitation and oxygen therapy is also covered in this 3.5 day course.

Course Subjects

  • Infection control and hygiene in first aid procedures
  • DRSABCD and resuscitation review
  • Automated External Defibrillation (AED) use, safety and maintenance
  • Use of the resuscitators and oxygen delivery systems
  • Administration of oxygen and maintenance of oxygen equipment
  • Suction equipment and techniques
  • Medications, pain management and analgesic drug administration
  • Trauma management
  • Basic anatomy (body systems)
  • Clinical assessment and documentation
  • Emotionally disturbed casualties
  • Working with intoxicated patients
  • Environmental emergencies
  • Burns and poisoning
  • Post incident management

Course Prerequisites

There are no prerequisites for this course.

Units of Competency

Participants who successfully complete all components of the course will be issued a Statement of Attainment for the HLTAID014 Provide advanced first aid and HLTAID015 Provide advanced resuscitation and oxygen therapy units of competency.

Course Assessment

Formal classroom training, workplace training, flexible delivery, RPL or remote delivery depending upon participant circumstances and needs and the availability of resources to deliver in a particular manner. All assessments for RPL are conducted and reviewed by our qualified staff. The RPL process must be undertaken prior to course commencement.

Course Delivery & Duration

Classes commence at 8:30am and finish at 4:30pm each day. All students are required to be present 15 minutes before course commencement time. Late arrivals may be refused from the course as a failure to attend. Training occurs at Eagle Training Services training facilities located in Darwin & Alice Springs. Participants undertake the course in comfortable, air-conditioned classrooms with the latest IT and audiovisual capabilities.
Students are supported through the provision of high quality learning materials and resources.

Course Fees

$490 per student. Payment in full, or provision of a purchase order is required to secure a place on a course. Course fee is fully refundable only if the course is cancelled. This price includes all study manuals and materials.

Confirmation of Enrolment

Payment in full, or provision of a purchase order is required to secure a place on a course. Positions are limited so confirmed enrolments only will be able to attend.
For cancellations/refunds a minimum of 3 business days notice must be provided to Eagle Training Services prior to the commencement of the scheduled course to enable re-allocation of your place to another participant, otherwise the full course fee will be payable. Replacements are allowed provided they have Eagle Training Services approval before the start of training and course prerequisites are met.

Welfare and Support Services

Eagle Training Services provides welfare and support services within its professional capacity. Clients should identify existing needs prior to enrolment so that appropriate arrangements are made. Where additional support is required the client will be referred to a specialist agency to access appropriate support. Eagle Training Services has a documented policy regarding access and equity.

Clothing Requirements

It is recommended that students do not wear skirts or dresses due to the nature of the practical exercises conducted throughout the training.

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Darwin & Alice Springs

How Long

3.5 days, 8:30am to 4:30pm

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