This course builds on HLTFA311A Apply First Aid, to include additional skills and use of a range of equipment; it prepares the first aider to skilfully use oxygen equipment. It is ideal for first aiders requiring a higher level of preparedness in order to adequately handle a workplace emergency. Apply Advanced First Aid deals with the provision of advanced first aid response, life support, management of casualty(s), the incident and other first aiders, until the arrival of medical or other assistance, and provision of support to other providers.
All businesses in Australia have to provide a safe workplace for all employees, visitors and contractors.
Face to face workshop, one day (8 hours delivery, no workbook required) after achievement of the following related competency unit: HLTFA311A Apply First Aid
Builds on content of HLTFA311A Apply First Aid to include:
Use of Automated External Defibrillation
Use of Oxygen therapy and operate suction equipment
Trauma management, multiple injuries – prioritise needs for medical assistance and undertake triage when required
First aid team work
Infection control principles and procedures
Comply with OHS Legislation
Emotionally disturbed casualties
First aid records
Use of Bronchodilator
Management of anaphylactic shock reaction
Minimum age for participants is 14 years. A current HLTFA311A Apply First Aid certificate is required for this course (you will be required to bring this certificate to your face to face training as evidence to enrol into this course).
A quality first aid manual, a CPR chart card. A coloured certificate with a coloured hard plastic wallet card, replica of the certificate. An emailed copy of your certificate when competent and a web based verification system to authenticate your award. The use of quality, hygienic; adult, junior & infant manikins, bandages, oxygen, suction, resuscitator, props and training defibrillators. Up to date first aid material, PowerPoint presentation, DVDs.
GROUP BOOKINGS ONLY. We come to you, conducted onsite (minimum 6 participants). We cannot register individual participants. So get a group together, contact others in your industry, clubs, similar groups, friends and family. Please refer to the contact us section of the website for details.
Certificate valid for 3 years as per industry standard. However, a refresher course is recommended every 12 months for the content of the unit HLTFA404C Apply Advanced Resuscitation Technique, which is built in to this course. This ensures currency of advanced resuscitation skills and knowledge of equipment.
Ranging from $315 - $325 per participant. CLICK HERE for further details on course costs. Large group and corporate discounts may apply. All our courses are GST exempt. Our courses may be eligible for rebates with major health funds. Health Fund Rebate please check with your health fund for rebate and cover eligibility.
Training You First Aid conducts progressive assessment throughout the course including practical demonstrations linked with a multiple choice assessment. A multiple choice assessment, which reviews the practical content and covers a range of theory topics. Practical: CPR and advanced resuscitation skills, casualty management skills, use of automated external defibrillator, use of oxygen delivery systems. Due to the practical components of the course participants are advised to wear comfortable casual clothing.
This statement of attainment is nationally recognised and workplace approved throughout Australia.
Statement of Attainment:
HLTFA412A - Apply Advanced First Aid
HLTFA404C - Apply Advanced Resuscitation Techniques
Participants who successfully complete this qualification may be eligible for entry into further study such as: Certificate II in Emergency Medical Service First Response.
Nurses: The HLTFA412A Apply Advanced First Aid course following successful accreditation attracts study hours towards professional development. Generally one hour of face to face learning is equivalent to one CNE (Continuing Nurse Education) point.
Training You First Aid® ABN 94 735 806 143
courses are nationally recognised and delivered in partnership and under the auspices of
Allens Training Pty Ltd RTO No. 90909.
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