HLTAID006 Provide Advanced First Aid

HLTAID006 Provide Advanced First Aid 2016-10-22T22:42:14+00:00

Course Code and Title: HLTAID006 Provide Advanced First Aid

Award Issued Statement of Attainment for HLTAID006 – Provide Advanced First Aid

Pre-Requisites: Nil

Recertification: 3 Years (Australian resuscitation Council advises that CPR be repeated annually)

Duration: 24 Hours (16 hours with pre-reading workbook)

Course Description: This accredited course is designed to equip you with the knowledge, skills and confidence to participate in first aid treatment at an advanced level prior to the arrival at scene of emergency services. This training is suitable for individuals, companies and organizations. It will provide participants with the knowledge, skills and confidence to perform the specific requirements of Advanced First Aid

Objectives: To perform first aid in a safe, correct and efficient manner in any situation.

Course Content:

  • Assessment and management of emergency situations
  • Casualty and Trauma Management
  • Operation of automated external defibrillator
  • Advanced Resuscitation techniques
  • Administration of medication
  • Management of bleeding and wounds
  • Procedures for managing multiple injuries and multiple casualties
  • Infection control principles and procedures
  • basic anatomy and physiology
  • Emergency services
  • Infection control principles and procedures,
  • Legal responsibilities and duty of care
  • Health and safety in the provision of first aid

Assessment: Assessment will be performed progressively throughout the course using demonstrations of practical skills, scenario’s and short answer theory questions.

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