Through completing a first aid course you will gain the skills and knowledge required to provide a first aid response, recognise and respond to life-threatening emergencies and perform cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR) in line with the Australian Resuscitation Council (ARC) Guidelines.
During this practical course students will be required to perform effective CPR on an adult resuscitation manikin placed on the floor, an infant resuscitation manikin placed on a firm surface, and follow the prompts of an automated external defibrillator (AED).
You will also cover first aid treatments, terminology, common trauma and medical emergencies such as basic response to asthma, anaphylaxis, bites and stings, fractures, heart conditions and more.
Course covers units: HLTAID001 Provide cardiopulmonary resuscitation, HLTAID002 Provide basic emergency life support and HLTAID003 Provide first aid.
Certificates are valid for 3 years.
You are required to complete a FULL course if you do not have a current First Aid certificate.
This training is delivered and assessed by PARASOL EMT (New England)
PARASOL EMT Pty Ltd (Parasol EMT) RTO ID 2551 will issue Statements of Attainment to students assessed as competent for this course.