This unit covers the competency required to minimise further injury to a casualty when applying first aid and waiting for emergency medical aid.
The application of this unit in the workplace covers recognition and management of suspected spinal injuries.
The unit is typically relevant for personnel from emergency services and/or volunteer organisations or organisations which provide a first aid service in an environment where there is a risk of spinal injuries.
Face to face workshop, one day (7 hours delivery), theory and practical instruction.
Minimum age for participants is 14 years.
A current certificate in; HLTFA301B/C Apply First Aid or
HLTFA201B Provide Basic Emergency Life Support
(You will be required to bring the certificate to your face to face training as evidence to enrol into this course)
A quality first aid manual. 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 cervical collars, scoop stretchers, spine boards and strapping, stokes baskets and training props. 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.
Ranging from $120 - $130 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 and written assessment. 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:
PUAEME004A - Provide Emergency Care for Suspected Spinal Injury
Participants who successfully complete this qualification may be eligible for entry into further study such as: Certificate II in Emergency Medical Service First Response.
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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