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Provide First Aid (Including CPR) (Level 2)

HLTAID011

A comprehensive first aid training and CPR course, delivered over one full day, or two evenings. This course will cover:


  • Demonstrate correct procedures for performing CPR using a manikin

  • Abdominal injuries

  • Anaphylaxis & allergic reactions

  • Choking/airway obstruction            

  • Altered & loss of consciousness

  • Asthma

  • Burns

  • Bleeding

  • Cardiac arrest &  chest pain

  • Envenomation:  snake, spider, insect and marine bites and stings 

  • Minor skin injuries

  • Environmental impact: hypothermia, hyperthermia,  heat stroke

  • Crush injuries

  • Eye and ear injuries

  • Drowning

  • Head, neck and spinal injuries                                                

  • Needle stick injuries

  • Fractures

  • Soft tissue injuries including sprains, strains, dislocations

  • Epilepsy

  • Diabetes

  • Poisoning

  • Respiratory distress

  • Shock

  • Stroke                   

  • Substance misuse

  • Unpack, activate and follow prompts of an AED

 

Guidelines for provision of first aid as outlined in Australian Resuscitation Council (ARC) and guidelines of Australian national peak clinical bodies and State / Territory legislation and regulations.


Social / legal issues including: duty of care, confidentiality, importance of debriefing, need to be culturally aware, sensitive and respectful, own skills and limitations.

How long will it take?

Approx. 8 hours contact time, 1 day or 2 evenings with some pre-study (we’ll send you the manuals)

How long is the certificate valid?

This Course has a standard curriculum Australia-wide. It is recognised in all states of Australia and your certificate will be valid for 3 years.

Is this course required in my workplace?

More information on general First Aid requirements in the workplace, including advice on First Aid Training for staff can be found here.