Remote First Aid Course
Providing a lifesaving first aid response in a remote or isolated site where medical assistance may be delayed or evacuation is required, requires specific instruction and practical training.
The course teaches preparation for first aid emergencies based on the site and in line with legal and workplace requirements, Australian Resuscitation Council guidelines and other Australian national peak clinical bodies.
You will learn to assess a casualty, providing safety, contacting and relaying initial and concise information to assist emergency services to your location, undertaking triage for multiple casualties, and providing ongoing care.
Instruction on basic first aid and CPR will be provided, as well as treatments specific to remote conditions, such as hypothermia or hyperthermia, head, neck, and spinal injuries, using tourniquets and hemostatic dressings for life-threatening bleeding, and managing a casualty in shock.
The course covers completing incident documentation and debriefing, recognising areas for improvement, psychological impacts, the potential need for stress management and support, and seeking help as required.
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This course is delivered and assessed on behalf of Allens Training Pty Ltd RTO 90909 by First Aid SA
The following units will be included in your certificate:
- HLTAID013 - Provide first aid in remote or isolated site
- HLTAID009 - Provide cardiopulmonary resuscitation
- HLTAID010 - Provide basic emergency life support
- HLTAID011 - Provide first aid
This course can be delivered/assessed in the workplace or at facility organised by First Aid SA.
Participants must have the physical capacity to perform the practical demonstrations, such as 2 minutes of uninterrupted CPR on the floor.
Pre-course study: Students may be required to undertake online pre-course work prior to attending the face to face session depending on the course delivery mode.
Online study: Students must have access to a computer, smartphone, tablet or other electronic device with access to the internet to complete the online/ pre-course studies.
Individuals undertaking this course will be expected to complete both written and practical assessment tasks.
Certificates will require renewal after 36 months
Please note that enrolment to this course is made with Allens Training Pty Ltd RTO 90909. Please refer to the student handbook located on the RTO website allenstraining.com.au (https://allenstraining.com.au/students/student-handbook
) for all details relating to rights and responsibilities including complaints and appeals.
Performance tasks and Practical scenarios:
- Perform CPR on an infant
- Perform CPR on an adult (incl. the use of an AED)
- Anaphylaxis (allergic reaction)
- Breathing difficulties – Asthma
- Choking with airway obstruction
- Head injury / Unconscious casualty
- Bleeding and shock
- Snake or funnel-web spider bite
- Sprains and fractures
- Completion of a site-based incident reporting form
A written assessment consisting of multiple-choice questions. The student must successfully complete all assessment questions.
Group booking payment terms are based on an agreement between the client and the service provider.
Training will be conducted on-site or in an agreed location between the client and First Aid SA.
|COURSE TYPE||DELIVERY TIMES
|Refresher min. duration:||N/A
|Blended min. duration:||N/A
|Face-to-face min. duration:||16 Hours
|Online with face-to-face min. duration:||6 Hours