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

Campuses

PRESTON

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

Fees

Fees:$90.00

No concession or government funding applies

Payment Options:

  • Cash - paid in person at any campus or a Skills and Jobs Centre
  • Credit Card
  • Invoice - paid by the company or job agencies

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.

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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