Provide Advanced First Aid (HLTAID006)

This Courses teaches the skills and knowledge required to provide an advanced first aid response, including management of the incident and other first aiders, until the arrival of medical or other assistance. The course applies to workers who may be required to provide, coordinate and manage a first aid response across a range of complex situations, include community and workplace settings.

This course is designed to be delivered over 2 days or completion of workbook plus a 1 day practical session

During this course you will teach the following content of the Active First Aid Manual

Provide advanced first aid Consists off:

  • Principles of first aid
  • The unconscious casualty
  • Legal issues in first aid
  • Airway management
  • The human body
  • Rescue breathing
  • Hygiene in first aid
  • Chest compressions
  • Examining a casualty
  • Automated external defibrillation (AED)
  • The chain of survival
  • First aid kits
  • Abdominal injuries
  • Croup and Epiglottitis
  • Head injuries
  • Action Plan (DRS ABCD)
  • Diabetic emergency
  • Heart conditions
  • Anaphylaxis
  • Diving emergency
  • Heat and cold emergencies
  • Asthma
  • Drowning
  • Hyperventilation
  • Bites and stings
  • Electric shock
  • Meningitis
  • Bleeding and shock
  • Epilepsy and febrile convulsions
  • Poisoning
  • Burns and scalds
  • Facial injuries
  • Soft tissue injuries
  • Chest injuries
  • Fainting
  • Spinal injuries
  • Choking
  • Fractures
  • Sports injuries (minor)
  • Stroke
  • Emergency childbirth
  • Manual handling
  • Oxygen administration
  • Triage