Short Courses

Provide Advanced First Aid

Would you know what to do in an emergency? Learn how to provide an advanced First Aid response in this short course.

Course Code: SCS004

You will learn how to provide life support and manage casualties until the arrival of emergency assistance.

Code

SCS004

Department

Horticulture and Landscaping
03 9269 8615

Duration

1 day
Total Hours: 7

Course Outline

  • Topics include:
  • Legal responsibilities
  • CPR
  • Defibrillation
  • Oxygen administration
  • Spinal management techniques
  • OH&S guidelines
  • Safe manual handling skills
  • Basic anatomy, physiology and toxicology
  • Management of anaphylactic shock reaction
  • Incident management
  • Communication and co-ordination of other first aiders
  • Post incident debrief
  • Psychological effects and evaluation
  • Documentation

Course Outcomes

  • Participants wishing to gain the skills and knowledge of advanced first aid.

Suitable For

  • Professional Development
  • Parents

Assessment Methods

A formal assessment

Materials

Pen and Paper

Prerequisites

Participants must have completed HLTAID003 Provide First Aid. This course presumes prior knowledge of First Aid.

Workplace Training

Consultancy - Training can be offered on-site or off-site

Course Cancellation or Postponement

Courses with low enrolments may be cancelled or delayed. You will be notified of this 48 hours prior to course commencement.
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