Provide First Aid Including Cardio Pulmonary Resuscitation
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
Anaphylaxis & allergic reactions
Altered & loss of consciousness
Cardiac arrest & chest pain
Envenomation: snake, spider, insect and marine bites and stings
Minor skin injuries
Environmental impact: hypothermia, hyperthermia, heat stroke
Eye and ear injuries
Head, neck and spinal injuries
Needle stick injuries
Soft tissue injuries including sprains, strains, dislocations
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.