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HLTAID005 Provide First Aid in Remote Situations

  • “National First Aid Training Institute (NFTI) is a Registered Training Organisation (RTO 40704) and offers this course. This course will be delivered by Top of the Range Training on NFTI’s behalf.
  • This course provides the knowledge and skills to perform first aid in remote situations where medical attention, help or assistance is delayed and the First Aider may be required to attend to an injured and/or ill person for a longer time period due to geographical barriers to evacuation such as isolated or outback location, rough terrain or inclement weather.
    It will give students the skills and knowledge required to provide First Aid response; life support; management of person(s), the incident and other First Aiders in remote situations until handed over to medical or other assistance.

The particular topics covered by the course include:
Legal and other issues
Debriefing/welfare
Basic Life Support - DRSABCD
CPR and AED
Allergic reaction/ Anaphylaxis
Asthma
Airway management/Choking
Shock management
Cardiac emergencies
Cold and crush injuries
Bleeding/ haemorrhage and basic wound care
Burns and scalds
Abdominal injuries
Dehydration & extremes of heat and cold
Convulsions/Seizures
Musculoskeletal injuries
Poisons & Toxic substance
Bites and stings
Evacuation methods

Do I need to have completed previous training?

There are no prerequisites for this unit.

How do I keep my qualifications current?

Current industry standards state this course must be updated every 3 years with the CPR component being updated every 12 months.

Assessment

Students will be assessed through the demonstration of practical skills, participation in role plays, analysis of case studies and a written quiz.

Outcome

On successful completion of this course, students will be issued with a nationally recognised Statement of Attainment for HLTAID005 Provide First Aid in Remote Situation.

 

COST: $390/participant

DURATION: 3 days

 

 

 

This course is delivered in partnership and under the auspices of National Institute of First Aid Training RTO # 40704

 

National First Aid Training Institute (NFTI) is a Registered Training Organisation (RTO) #40704. NFTI offer a range of first aid and safety related courses through our third-party training arrangements.

All statements of attainments are issued by NFTI as the RTO.

www.nfti.edu.au

https://training.gov.au/Organisation/Details/40704

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