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PROVIDE FIRST AID – CONTINUOUS LEARNING

This course is a nationally recognized course. To be eligible for this course you must supply a copy of a current Provide First Aid Certificate which is less than 2 years old.  (Mallee First Aid can supply your certificate if you previously completed a course with us).This course allows you to complete your required annual CPR update and at the same time ⅓ of the full course each year. This unique Continuous Learning Program allows you to continuously update your qualification. This means that you don't need to redo the whole course every 3 years!

Contents

  • Roles and responsibilities of the first aider

  • The DRSABCD action plan and responding to emergency situations

  • Managing unconscious casualties

  • Cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR)

  • Using a defibrillator (AED)

  • Legal issues in first aid

  • Infection control

 

July 2022- June 2023

  • Burns

  • Heat and cold induced conditions

  • Fractures and dislocations

  • Sprains and strains

Things to Consider

Mallee First Aid is dedicated to providing as many people as possible with the skill and knowledge of First Aid, NO student will be excluded from a class due to age, mobility or any other physical or mental challenge that they might have.  BUT to receive an accredited Statement of Attainment (a certificate) a participant must:

  • Be 14 + years old

  • Have literacy and numeracy competencies equivalent to National Reporting System (NRS) Level 2. (If you require any assistance with reading, writing or please contact Mallee First Aid prior to the course so that we can arrange assistance if required.)

  • Be able to complete the practical CPR component on the floor.  (We can provide you with assistance to get up and down. Please advise trainer if you need special assistance.)

  • To obtain a certificate you must have a Verified USI number (you can apply for one of these during the registration process)

  • Complete the online registration and the online theory prior to the face to face session (if computers are not your thing then please contact us for alternative arrangements, this may include increased course times and increase in prices)

Course duration

3 Hour Course annually which covers full course over 3 years

Venues

  • Your venue at a time convenient to you (Min 8 people)

  • Courses opened to the general public are conducted at various sites around the Mallee.  (See course dates)

Cost

$85 per student

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