HLTAID006 – PROVIDE ADVANCED FIRST AID

HLTAID006 – PROVIDE ADVANCED FIRST AID

Course Summary

This course is designed to give 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.
This applies to workers who may be required to provide, coordinate and manage a first aid response across a range of complex situations in the community and workplace.

Course Content

All content from Provide First Aid (HLTAID003) plus:

  • Legislative requirements of workplace policies and procedures
  • Defibrillation (AED), airway assessments
  • Crush injuries
  • Triage of multiple casualties; including the correct use of cervical collars, stretchers and back boards
  • Emergency childbirth
  • Manual handling
  • Providing an accurate verbal and written report of the incident
Inclusions
  • Advanced First Aid Manual
  • All training resources (manikins, face shields, bandages, gloves, AED etc)
  • A4 Certificate
Delivery

This course has pre-course study. Students also attend 16 hours of face to face training.

A refresher course is available for those who hold a current Advanced Area First Aid certificate. There is no pre-course study to complete. Students attend the 16 hours of face to face training.

Qualification

A Nationally Recognised Statement of Attainment in HLTAID006 – Provide Advanced First Aid will be issued to all successful participants.

Recertification

Participants are required to recertify every 3 years from their completion date to maintain currency.

Prerequisites

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.

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