Safe Act

Mon-Fri : 8:30AM-4:30PM

Saturday & Sunday Closed

54 Cessnock Road, Weston, NSW

HLT21020 Certificate II in Medical Service First Response

HLT21020 Certificate II in Medical Service First Response prepares students for real life emergencies, our course hands focues on scenario intensive on both urban and remote settings with consideration of workplace and community situations, to enable students to develop skills for roles in emergency response teams, as workplace health and safety officers and emergency services officers.

This qualification provides a strong medical response skill-set to a mine rescue team member and has long been considered an industry standard.

Provider of Training and Assessment

This course is delivered and assessed on behalf of Queensland Training and Development Pty Ltd RTO 32238” by Safe Act Pty Ltd

Important information prior to enrolment in HLT21020 Certificate II in Medical Service First Response

Course Location

This course will be delivered

Entry Requirments

An individual undertaking this course will need to demonstrate the following to be eligible for entry:

  • The ability to read and write basic English and interpret workplace documentation, policies and procedures
  • The ability to communicate and use appropriate language and non-verbal features to provide support, give instructions or request information
  • Have basic computer skills to prepare and deliver a presentation/ graphical report using a clear and concise structure and format.
Course Duration

Face to Face over four days, 9hours each day – full face to face course

Course Fees and Payments
  • Please refer to our booking calendar for individual course fees.
  • Refund and fee protection policy – Please refer to the student handbook.
  • Payment Terms – Payment for individual participants is upfront, group booking payment terms are based on agreement between the client and service provider.
Assessment Requirements

Individuals undertaking this course will be expected to complete both written and practical assessment tasks.

Certificate Renewal Requirements

No industry recommended renewal is identified on the certificate, employers are recommended to consult with stakeholders to identify appropriate training periods.

Learning Rights, Responsibilities and Support, including Complaints

Please note that enrolment to this course is made with Queensland Training and Development Pty Ltd RTO 32238. Please refer to the student handbook located on the RTO website qtad.com.au (https://qtad.com.au/wp-content/uploads/2021/10/9.1-Student-information-guide-v1a.pdf) for all details relating to rights and responsibilities including complaints and appeals.

Work Placement Arrangements

No work placement will be required as part of this course.

Upcoming Courses in HLT21020 Certificate II in Medical Service First Response

Call us NOW! +61 1300 712 220

Safe Act Pty Ltd delivers this nationally recognised training in partnership with, and under the auspices of, Queensland Training and Development Pty Ltd RTO 32238.

*If you cant find a date listed use the form below to make a group booking enquiry

7 + 6 =

HLT21020 Certificate II in Medical Service First Response

The HLT21020 Certificate II in Medical Service First Response serves as an ideal starting point for individuals interested in pursuing a paramedic career in Australia. It is designed for anyone that has an interest to further their knowledge of providing basic first aid and emergency responses in the pre-hospital/out of hospital environment. Possible occupational titles for this role may include, Community based First Responder, Workplace First Responder, Emergency Medical Responder, EMS First Responder and a Volunteer First Aider. The qualification offers entry level certification for all Emergency Response Team members and a stepping stone into the world of Paramedicine.

HLT21020 Certificate II in Medical Service First Response course has been developed closely with industry experts to deliver a contextualised programme with consideration of workplace and community situations, to enable students to develop skills for roles in emergency response teams, as workplace health and safety officers and emergency services officers.

HLT21020 Certificate II in Medical Service First Response course provides highly practical and interactive program, it provides the knowledge and skills for Medical Service Responders who require the ability to respond, assess, manage, extricate and transport persons involved in traumatic and life threatening incidents in rural and remote situations.

The aim of HLT21020 Certificate II in Medical Service First Response program is to decrease scene times and increase the standard of medical care and the survivability of seriously injured casualties. This program has been a success across a range of industries and has had a positive impact on teams and individuals.

Response Training on Mine and Heavy Industrial Sites
In the demanding and often hazardous environments of mine and heavy industrial sites, the health and safety of workers are of paramount importance. Accidents, injuries, and health emergencies can occur without warning, and the initial response can significantly impact the outcome. This is where the HLT21020 Certificate II in Medical Service First Response training plays a crucial role. This comprehensive training program equips individuals with the knowledge and skills necessary to provide effective first response in medical emergencies, bridging the gap between the occurrence of an incident and the arrival of professional medical help.

Understanding HLT21020 Certificate II in Medical Service First Response
The HLT21020 Certificate II in Medical Service First Response is a nationally recognised qualification in Australia designed for those who wish to develop the skills to provide a first response in a range of emergency situations, particularly in industrial settings.

Why It’s Important for Mine and Heavy Industrial Sites

  1. Enhances Workplace Safety: By having personnel trained in Medical Service First Response, workplaces can significantly enhance their overall safety culture. It ensures that employees are prepared to handle emergencies effectively, reducing the risk of severe injuries or fatalities.
  2. Compliance with Safety Regulations: In many jurisdictions, including New South Wales, Australia, it’s a regulatory requirement to have trained first responders on site, especially in industries identified as high-risk, such as mining and heavy manufacturing. The HLT21020 certificate ensures compliance with these regulations, helping businesses avoid legal penalties and enhance their reputation for safety.
  3. Reduces Response Time in Emergencies: In remote or sprawling industrial sites, it can take significant time for external medical services to arrive. Trained first responders can provide immediate care, potentially saving lives and preventing minor injuries from becoming major ones.
  4. Improves Employee Morale: Knowing that their employer invests in their safety and that their coworkers are trained to assist in emergencies can significantly boost employee morale. It fosters a culture of care and mutual responsibility among workers.
  5. Cost-Effective: Investing in the training of employees as first responders can be cost-effective in the long run. It can help in reducing the severity of injuries, thereby decreasing medical costs, potential compensation claims, and downtime due to accidents.

Implementation on Sites
For effective implementation, mine and heavy industrial sites should ensure that a sufficient number of employees are trained and that their training is kept current with regular refresher courses. Additionally, integrating this training into the site’s overall health and safety plan, including regular drills and the establishment of clear emergency response protocols, is crucial.

The HLT21020 Certificate II in Medical Service First Response is more than just a training program, it’s an essential component of a comprehensive health and safety strategy in high-risk industries. By equipping employees with the skills and knowledge to act swiftly and effectively in emergencies, businesses can protect their workforce, reduce risks, and demonstrate their commitment to creating a safe working environment. In the challenging conditions of mine and heavy industrial sites, such training is not just important—it’s indispensable.

HLT21020 Certificate II in Medical Service First Response

HLT21020 Certificate II in Medical Service First Response