First Aid Certificate
9am – 5pm Wednesday 11th September, 2019
Pulse First Aid Training Room, 38 Railway Parade Hazelbrook
This is a highly discounted course for young people aged 16 – 30
Cost $25 (including booking fee) NB. Places are limited
This first aid course will allow you to develop skills and knowledge and most importantly, confidence, to provide first aid treatment to any person suffering a sudden illness or injury. You will develop the skills to preserve life, prevent the condition from worsening, and promote recovery. It includes initial intervention in a casualty with a serious condition prior to professional medical help being available, such as performing CPR while awaiting an ambulance, as well as the complete treatment of other less serious conditions, such as applying water for burns, or assisting someone choking.
Providing effective, lifesaving first aid interventions requires instruction and practical training. This is especially true where it relates to potentially fatal illnesses and injuries, such as those that require cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR) or involve severe bleeding. These procedures carry a risk of further injury to the casualty and the first aider. As with any training, it is more useful if training occurs before being confronted with an actual real-life situation.
The course is delivered in line with the Australian Resuscitation Council guidelines and applies to all workers or members of the community who may be required to provide CPR in the event of an emergency.
This first aid course is essential for everyday life events, allowing you to provide immediate and effective first aid to workers or others who have been injured or become ill at the workplace or at home.
Please Note: Participants must be aged 16 – 24.
Units Being Delivered
The following units will be awarded to successful participants in this course. The certificate will be issued by Allens Training Pty Ltd RTO 90909.
- HLTAID003 Provide first aid
- HLTAID002 Provide basic emergency life support
- HLTAID001 Provide Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation
To view full unit details please visit training.gov.au
Individuals undertaking this course will be expected to complete both written and practical assessment tasks.
- Performance tasks – The assessor must observe the following performance tasks:
Perform CPR on an infant
Anaphylaxis (allergic reaction)
Choking with airway obstruction
Bleeding and shock
Snake or funnel web spider bite
Sprains and fractures
- Practical scenarios – The assessor must observe the following practical scenario:
Perform CPR on an adult
Breathing difficulties – Asthma
- Theory assessment – A written assessment consisting of multiple-choice questions. The student must complete all assessment questions.
Participants must be aged 16 – 24. Participants must have the physical capacity to perform 2 minutes of uninterrupted CPR on the floor.
To earn a Health Badge you will need to complete the following:
- First Aid Certificate
- Youth Mental Health First Aid
- One Complementary Therapy Workshop – this term we’re offering Reflexology and Food as Medicine
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