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Motorcycling Western Australia Hosts St John’s First Aid Courses

HLTAID003 Provide first aid - 1 day-Sunday 7 May 2017

  • 16 March 2017
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Motorcycling Western Australia Hosts St John’s First Aid Courses

Motorcycling WA have now partnered with St John Ambulance and are able to bring to our members discounted First Aid Courses $85pp* and 20% off First Aid Kits.

LEARN THE MOST IMPORTANT THING!

You know he wore his boots in bed for a week straight. But would you know how to save his life?

 

FIRST AID COURSES MUST TO BE BOOKED THROUGH MWA FOR YOU TO RECEIVE THE PROMOTED DISCOUNT OF $85pp.


IF YOUR CLUB HAS 10 OR MORE PEOPLE INTERESTED AND A SPECIFIC DATE IN MIND - PLEASE CALL JANINE WRAGG OR JO BACK ON 9371 5333.



HLTAID003 Provide first aid - 1 day
Sunday 7 May 2017
8:30am - 4:30pm
$85 includes lunch
Location: MWA Training Room, Maylands
Register Online: CLICK HERE
Previously known as 'Senior First Aid / Apply First Aid'

The one day Provide First Aid course would benefit all those at work, home or for leisure. The course provides an excellent general grounding in first aid and will enable you to perform appropriate first aid procedures and basic life support skills. This unit satisfies training requirements across a range of community and workplace settings.

 

Who this course is recommended for:
• Anyone wanting to learn essential first aid skills; and
• Those wanting a first aid certificate for work purposes.

Recertification:
St John Ambulance recommends that you refresh your first aid training every 12 months. This is in line with the Australian Resuscitation Council guidelines that state CPR skills should be refreshed annually.

Course Duration: 1 day

Overview
This course covers the following:
Knowledge:
• State/Territory regulations, first aid codes of practice and workplace procedures;
• Legal, workplace and community considerations;
• Considerations when providing basic emergency life support, including:
o Airway obstruction due to body position;
o Appropriate duration and cessation of CPR;
o Appropriate use of an AED;
o Chain of survival;
o Standard precautions; and
o How to conduct a visual and verbal assessment of the casualty.
• Principles and procedures for first aid management for a range of scenarios; and
• Basic anatomy and physiology.
 Performance Criteria:
• Respond to an emergency situation;
• Apply appropriate first aid procedures including:
o Perform at least 2 minutes of uninterrupted single rescuer CPR (5 cycles of both compressions and ventilations) on an adult resuscitation manikin placed on the floor; and
o Perform at least 2 minutes of uninterrupted single rescuer CPR (5 cycles of both compressions and ventilations) on an infant resuscitation manikin placed on a firm surface.
• Respond to at least two simulated first aid scenarios contextualised to the your workplace/community setting, including:
o Conduct a visual and verbal assessment of the casualty;
o Demonstrate safe manual handling techniques;
o Post-incident debrief and evaluation; and
o Provide an accurate verbal or written report of the incident.
• Communicate details of the incident; and
• Evaluate the incident and own performance.

Requirements
Completion of online pre-learning is required prior to arrival at the face-to-face session in class.
Prerequisites
There are no pre-requisites associated with HLTAID003 Provide first aid.
Unit(s) of Competency
There are no formal qualifications associated with this course.

Extra Information
This course supersedes HLTFA311A Apply first aid, also previously referred to as Senior First Aid.
This course also encompasses the following units of competency:
• HLTAID001 Provide cardiopulmonary resuscitation; and
• HLTAID002 Provide basic emergency life support.
 
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