This course deals with the provision of advanced First Aid resuscitation techniques, life support, and management of casualty(s) until the arrival of medical or other assistance, and provision of support to other providers.
Please note it is a requirement of this course that practical demonstration of CPR must be performed on the adult manikin on the floor.
1 day (face to face) with pre course e learning.
- Legal and other requirements
- Basic Life Support (DRSABCD)
- CPR and AED
- Anatomy and physiology
- Cardiopulmonary system
- Assessment of vital signs
- Levels of consciousness
- Oxygen therapy and resuscitation
- Oropharyngeal airway
- Bag valve mask (BVM)
- Maintenance of resuscitation equipment
There are no prerequisites for this course.
Current industry standards state this course must be updated every 3 years, with the CPR component to be updated annually.
Students will be assessed through the demonstration of practical skills, participation in role plays, analysis of case studies and a written quiz.
Note: It is a requirement of this course that practical demonstration of CPR must be performed on the adult manikin on the floor.
On successful completion of this course, students will be issued with a nationally recognised Statement of Attainment.
Create your Unique Student Identifier (USI) before you book a course. Note*** a certificate cannot be issued without a valid USI.