Information about the course:
HLTAID005 Provide first aid in remote situations competency deals with the skills and knowledge required to provide first aid response and emergency life support to a casualty in a remote and/or isolated situation.
HLTAID005 Provide first aid in remote situations 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.
There are no prerequisite, entry, work-placement, licencing or certification requirements for this course.
Students are not required to bring any materials or equipment with them to the course.
It is a Training Package requirement of this course that you are physically capable of performing uninterrupted CPR for at least 2 minutes on a CPR adult manikin placed on the floor and on a CPR baby manikin placed on a firm surface.
Students who successfully complete this nationally recognised training will be awarded the statement of attainment for:
- HLTAID001 Provide cardiopulmonary resuscitation
- HLTAID002 Provide basic emergency life support
- HLTAID003 Provide first aid
- HLTAID005 Provide first aid in remote situations
It is recommended this unit be renewed every 3 years in line with industry standards.
- Full course: pre-course study plus 6.5 hours practical training
Important information regarding course durations:
Course durations, as mentioned above, are reflective of group sizes of between 4 and 15 participants. If there are less students in a group, you may find course duration reduced by a maximum of 10%. If a class size exceeds 15 participants it may therefore also be necessary to increase course duration depending on the number of participants.
Pre course study:
Pre-Course study to be complete prior the practical day, a link to enrol and complete pre-course is email when booking in!