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Provide First Aid in remote or isolated site

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  • Name Date Time Location Cost
  • Name Date Time Location Cost
    HLTAID013 - Provide First Aid in remote or isolated site 22 & 23 July 2024 08:00 am - 04:30 pm AWCC Toowoomba $395.00

Provide First Aid in remote or isolated site Course Overview

Course Code
$395 AUD
2 Day Course
HLTAID013 Provide first aid in remote settings course is part of the fully accredited first aid training that gives you 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 people who may be required to prepare for and provide a first aid response in locations beyond the reach of timely medical assistance
You will be trained on:
State/Territory regulations, first aid codes of practice and workplace procedures:
  • ARC Guidelines relevant to provision of CPR and first aid
  • Safe work practices to minimise risks and potential hazards
  • Infection control principles and procedures, including use of standard precautions
  • Requirements for currency of skill and knowledge
  • Legal, workplace and community considerations including:
  • Awareness of potential need for stress-management techniques and available support following an emergency situation
  • Duty of care requirements
  • Respectful behaviour towards a casualty
  • Own skills and limitations
  • Consent
  • Privacy and confidentiality requirements
  • Importance of debriefing
  • Considerations when providing first aid, including:
  • Airway obstruction due to body position
  • Appropriate duration and cessation of CPR
  • Appropriate use of an AED
  • Chain of survival
  • Standard precautions
  • How to conduct a visual and verbal secondary survey assessment
  • Assessment and interpretation of vital signs, including respirations, temperature and pulse
  • Principles and procedures for first aid management of the following scenarios, contextualised to the candidate’s remote and/or isolated situation:
  • Abdominal injuries
  • Allergic reaction
  • Anaphylaxis
  • Basic care of a wound
  • Bleeding control
  • Burns
  • Cardiac conditions, including chest pain
  • Choking and airway obstruction
  • Crush injuries
  • Diabetes
  • Dislocations
  • Drowning
  • Envenomation
  • Environmental impact, including hypothermia, hyperthermia, dehydration and heat stroke
  • Eye and ear injuries
  • Febrile convulsions
  • Fractures
  • Head, neck and spinal injuries
  • Minor skin injuries
  • Needle stick injuries
  • Poisoning and toxic substances
  • Respiratory distress, including asthma
  • Seizures, including epilepsy
  • Shock
  • Soft tissue injuries, including sprains and strains
  • Stroke
  • Unconsciousness
  • Remote considerations in the provision of first aid, including:
  • Typical hazards and strategies for preparing supplies to address contingencies
  • Management options relations to transporting casualty, including aero-medical evacuation
  • How to identify and prepare areas for safe evacuation, including aero-medical evacuation
  • How and when to access emergency response services
  • Communication systems, equipment and methods available in remote situations
  • Priorities of management in first aid when dealing with life-threatening conditions
  • Specific considerations contextualised to alpine, desert, marine, rural/remote settings and tropical environments.
  • Basic anatomy and physiology relating to:
  • How to recognise a person is not breathing normally
  • Chest
  • Response/consciousness
  • Upper airway and effect of positional change
Considerations in provision of first aid for specified conditions, including specific considerations for remote settings Course Details The face to face training is 2 Days and covers both theory and practical aspects of the HLTAID013 Provide first aid in remote situations. Students are required to arrive at least 10 minutes prior to the course commencement or will be refused entry. There is a short break at 11am and lunch is at 1pm. Lunch is not provided at the course.
There is a short multiple choice quiz at the end of the training, covering the practical Provide first aid in remote situations information learnt during the course. Students will also be assessed on practical skills as a requirement to pass the course. Certificate Validity The HLTAID013 Provide first aid in remote situations certificate is valid for three (3) years from the completion date. The Code of Practice and Australian Resuscitation Council recommends that cardiopulmonary resuscitation skills are refreshed annually.

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