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 December 21, 2019, and reopening on January 6, 2020.

Provide First Aid in Remote Situations

HLTAID005. This unit describes the skills and knowledge required to provide first aid response and emergency life support to a casualty in a remote and/or isolated situation. The unit applies to workers who may be required to prepare for and provide a first aid response in locations beyond the reach of timely medical assistance.
PRICE: $180

This unit describes the skills and knowledge required to provide first aid response and emergency life support to a casualty in a remote and/or isolated situation.The unit applies to workers who may be required to prepare for and provide a first aid response in locations beyond the reach of timely medical assistance. Specific licensing /regulatory requirements relating to this competency, including requirements for refresher training should be obtained from the relevant national/state/territory Work Health and Safety Regulatory Authorities.

Prerequisites: There are no prerequisites for this course
Duration: 8 hours classroom training, plus completed pre-course workbook.
Validity: Legislative approval valid for 3 years from completion date. Provide CPR unit recommended annual renewal from completion date.
Course contents:
  • DRSABCD Action Plan
  • Managing the Unconscious Casualty
  • Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation
  • Use of an Automated External Defibrillator
  • Trauma Emergencies
  • Medical Emergencies
  • Bites and Stings
  • Respond to a remote
    emergency situation
Award issued:

Students who successfully complete this nationally recognised training will be awarded the statement of attainment for: HLTAID005 Provide First Aid in Remote Situations.