This course is designed to give the skills and knowledge to workers who may be required to provide a first aid response and emergency life support to a casualty in a remote and/or isolated situation in locations where emergency services may not be able to respond for extended periods of time.
All content from Provide First Aid (HLTAID003) plus:
This course has pre-course study. Students also attend 10 hours of face to face training.
A refresher course is available for those who hold a current Remote Area First Aid certificate. There is no pre-course study to complete. Students attend the 10 hours of face to face training.
A Nationally Recognised Statement of Attainment in HLTAID005 – Provide First Aid in Remote Situations will be issued to all successful participants.
Participants are required to recertify every 3 years from their completion date to maintain currency.
Participants must be aged 14 years or older
*Please note that it is a requirement of this course that you are physically capable of performing uninterrupted CPR for at least 2 minutes on a CPR manikin placed on the floor.