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HLTAID006 Provide Advanced First Aid

This course is designed for those who require training that conforms to the recommendations of the Australian Resuscitation Council and provides the knowledge and skills to provide advanced first aid response, life support and management of the casualty, the incident and other first aiders until the arrival of medical assistance.

This course is available for group bookings at a time and place that suits you.

Or you could attend one of our public courses.

Important information prior to enrolment

Unit Being Delivered
The following unit(s) will be awarded to successful participants in this course. The certificate will be issued by Allens Training Pty Ltd RTO 90909.

  • HLTAID006 Provide Advanced First Aid
  • HLTAID003 Provide First Aid
  • HLTAID002 Provide Basic Emergency Life Support
  • HLTAID001 Provide Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation

To view full unit details please visit training.gov.au

Course Delivery
This course will be delivered in the workplace or at a Pulse First Aid Training training facility.

NEW COURSE DELIVERY METHOD
Online Training with Face to Face Practical Assessment
Study conveniently and safety online and attend a short practical assessment.
Small groups of 1-4 students.

Self paced online learning with a scheduled 1-hour face to face practical assessment.

NOTE: Alternate course delivery available for some group bookings
Contact us by phone or email to enquire.

Course Duration (face to face)

  • Face to Face – 8 hours (minimum) – full face to face course
  • Blended delivery – 6 hours (minimum) – with the addition of 2 hours self-paced learning
  • Refresher training – 6 hours (minimum) – conditions apply for this option, for example, you will need to provide previous current certificates.

Provider of Training and Assessment
This course is delivered and assessed on behalf of Allens Training Pty Ltd RTO 90909 by Pulse First Aid Training.

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

Learners Rights, Responsibilities and Support, including complaints
Please refer to the student handbook for all details relating to your rights and responsibilities. https://allenstraining.com.au/students/student-handbook

Course Fees and Payments
The fee for this course is $250.

Refund and fee protection policy, including cooling-off period – 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. These are detailed in the sections following.

Entry Requirements
Participants must have the physical capacity to perform 2 minutes of uninterrupted CPR on the floor.

What happens at the course?

Physical demonstrations (skills)

Simulated assessment environments must reflect the real-life working environment where these skills and knowledge would be performed, with all the relevant equipment and resources of that working environment. Skills must be demonstrated working individually in an environment that provides realistic in-depth, industry-validated scenarios and simulations to assess students’ skills and knowledge.

It’s important that students have knowledge of the content of this course. The assessable practical tasks are listed below, showing what skills will be assessed.

You will be assessed on your demonstrations of:

Adult CPR: Responded to a first aid scenario and performed at least 2 minutes of uninterrupted single rescuer cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR) (5 cycles of both compressions and ventilations) on an adult resuscitation manikin placed on the floor;

Infant CPR: Responded to a first aid scenario and performed at least 2 minutes of uninterrupted single rescuer CPR (5 cycles both compressions and ventilations) on an infant resuscitation manikin placed on a firm surface;

Defibrillation: Followed the prompts of an automated external defibrillator (AED)

Other:

  • Manage Infection control requirements
  • Followed the prompts of an automated external defibrillator (AED)
  • Demonstrated safe manual handling techniques and
  • Provide a verbal report of the incident

Applied first aid procedures

  • Allergic reaction
  • Anaphylaxis
  • Bleeding control
  • Choking and airway obstruction
  • Conducted a basic triage for multiple casualty incident
  • Envenomation (using pressure immobilisation)
  • Fractures, sprains and strains (using arm slings, roller bandages or other appropriate immobilisation principles)
  • Head, neck and spinal injuries (using immobilisation principles)
  • Respiratory distress – including asthma
  • Seizure
  • Located and interpreted workplace policies and procedures

Frequently asked questions

What is a USI?

USI (Unique Student Identification)
This is a new Government requirement. Your Unique Student Identifier (USI) will contain all your nationally recognised training records and results from January 1 2015 onwards. Applying for your own USI number is relatively easy to complete.

To apply for a USI is quick and easy. Go to www usi.gov.au.

Step by step instructions on how to gain your USI number can be downloaded by clicking here.

For more information about the the USI go to: https://allenstraining.com.au/students/student-handbook#USI

Can I change the date once I've booked?

Yes. Look at the calendar and see what course you would like to change to, then send us an email using the contact form and we will send you a new invitation for the new date.

There is no additional cost to make this change this change.

What if I don't see a date for the course I want to book?

If you'd like to attend a course, but there is no date scheduled you should contact us using the contact form and let us know which course interests you. Often we have had other enquiries about the same course and are able to schedule a date that suits.

For more FAQs go here.

Pulse First Aid conducts First Aid training under the auspices and in partnership with Allens Training Pty Ltd RTO 90909.