Health and Aged Care

Short Course First Aid

This nationally accredited two day short course ((HLTAID003 Provide First Aid) provides participants with the skills and knowledge required to provide first aid response, life support, management of casualty/s, the incident and other first aiders, until the arrival of medical or other assistance, in a range of settings, including the community and the workplace.

This includes first aid management of a range of conditions (including anaphylaxis, bleeding, unconsciousness and fractures) and gives participants knowledge and skills related to calling for assistance, casualty assessment, decision-making and basic life support including cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR).

This course covers adult and child conditions.

Course Dates

Clarence Campus
NOTE: 
If you only require HLTAID001 Provide cardiopulmonary resuscitation, you can attend the first day of the 2 day course.

  • 30 November & 1 December 2017 – Thursday & Friday – 9am to 4pm

Mental Health First Aid (MHFA) 2 day workshops will also be offered at the Clarence Campus.  Dates are available on the Mental Health First Aid page.

Launceston Campus (City) – 2 days,  9.30am to 4.30pm

  • Watch this space – 2018 dates coming soon!

Devonport Campus – Thursday & Friday, 9am to 4pm

  • Watch this space – 2018 dates coming soon!

Burnie Campus – Thursday & Friday, 9am to 4pm

  • Watch this space – 2018 dates coming soon!

Devonport & Burnie Campuses – Refresher Training

  • If you only require ‘HLTAID001 Provide cardiopulmonary resuscitation’, you can attend the first day of the 2 day course.
  • Unit – ‘HLTAID002 Provide basic emergency life support’ – is also provided.
  • Contact the  North West Team for further information.

Pre-requisites

None

Cost

2017:

  • $180 – Cost of 2 day course   (course prices for single employer groups are negotiable).
  • $100 – Cost of  ‘HLTAID001 Provide cardiopulmonary resuscitation’ unit only
  • $90 – Cost of ‘HLTAID002 Provide basic emergency life support’ unit only

Outcome

Statement of Attainment in the nationally accredited unit:

  • HLTAID003 Provide First Aid
  • HLTAID002 Provide basic emergency life support
  • HLTAID001  Provide cardiopulmonary resuscitation

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