Provide Advanced First Aid

cost $ 300 per person
duration 2 Days (approx. 8 hours per day) Plus pre course learning to be completed if participants do not hold a current HLTAID011 Provide first aid certificate.

HLTAID009 Provide cardiopulmonary resuscitation
HLTAID011 Provide first aid
HLTAID014 Provide advanced first aid

The aim of this course is to provide participants with the skills and knowledge to provide an advanced first aid response‚ including management of the incident and other first aiders until the arrival of medical or other assistance.

Cancellation Policy
An application for refund of course fees must be made in writing to Surf Life Saving NSW (Training Division). Where cancellation is made less than five (5) working days prior to the commencement of a course, 50% of the course fees will be charged. Participants who leave before finishing the course or do not commence their course without submitting a written refund request will be charged the full course fees. Please consult the Academy Handbook for the full Refund Policy.

  • The principles of advanced first aid and the use of ancillary first aid equipment
  • Basic life support and CPR, including safe manual handling skills
  • Dealing with casualties who are aged or infirm
  • Assessment of casualties and development of management plans when dealing with major and minor incidents
  • Basic triage for multiple casualties and recognising psychological impacts on self and others
  • First aid procedures for a range of scenarios, including the following:
  • wounds and bleeding including life threatening bleeding and use of tourniquets
  • emergency childbirth
  • substance misuse, including common drugs and alcohol, including illicit drugs
  • crush injuries

This course is assessed through demonstration, presentation and application of all elements of competency in the workplace. Participants will be required to complete activities that may include role-plays, oral and written questioning, practical demonstrations and performing scenarios.

Upon successful completion of this course participants will receive the nationally recognised Statement of Attainment for the following units of competency:

HLTAID009 - Provide cardiopulmonary resuscitation

HLAID010 - Provide basic emergency life support

HLTAID011 - Provide first aid

HLTAID014 Provide advanced first aid

 To ensure your skills and knowledge remain current re-certification must occur every 3 years

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