Provide first aid in remote situations (HLTAID005)

This course describes 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 course applies to workers who may be required to prepare for and provide a first aid response in locations beyond the reach of timely medical assistance.

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

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



Course Consists off:

  • The chain of survival
  • First aid kits
  • Emergency
  • 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