Information about the course:
SISOOPS305A Provide first aid in a remote location describes the performance outcomes, skills and knowledge required for the provision of first aid to a casualty in a remote or isolated area and their management over an extended period of time until medical assistance or evacuation of the casualty occurs.
This unit of competency is classified as current as per the information provided for this unit at www.training.gov.au.
This unit applies to those who will be providing first aid in remote settings within the outdoor recreation sector
This may include those undertaking a leadership role in outdoor recreation activities, such as bushwalking or other guided activities in remote locations.
This may also include those working for private outdoor adventure companies, volunteer organisations, not for profit organisations or government agencies.
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.
- SISOOPS305A Provide first aid in a remote location
It is recommended this unit be renewed every 3 years in line with industry standards.
- Completion of pre-course study plus 8 hours practical training