HLTAID005 Provide first aid in remote situations
First Aid for Remote Areas
This course includes the skills and knowledge required to provide first aid response and emergency life support to casualties in a remote or isolated situation.
If work, community involvement or personal interests venture into the great outdoors, this is the first aid course for you!
In remote situations, medical assistance may be delayed or difficult to obtain.
This course teaches participants to plan for going remote, prepares them for providing care for casualties over prolonged periods and to communicate with emergency services for planning assistance in remote locations.
(Valid Australia wide)
- is required to provide a first aid response in remote situations, including community and workplace settings
- would like to have the skills and knowledge required to provide a first aid response to a casualty in remote situations
Participants must be 14 years or older. Participants under 14 years must provide written permission to attend the course from their parent or guardian.
The HLTAID005 Provide first aid in remote situations program requires participants to attend a 2 day Practical Skill Workshop and 4-6 hours of pre-course self-study. This program incorporates the contents of HLTAID003 Provide first aid, HLTAID002 Provide basic emergency life support and HLTAID001 Provide cardiopulmonary resuscitation.
Available by group booking only, of up to 15 participants.
Find out how our high impact learning can help you or your organisation achieve its training needs through a custom designed program that's right for you. POA subject to your requirements.
Nationally Accredited Certification on Completion
On successful completion of this highly practical course, the participant will receive a statement of attainment for HLTAID005 Provide first aid in remote situations. People trained in CPR and advanced resuscitation should refresh their skills at least annually (every 12 months) in accordance with recommendations of the Australian Resuscitation Council Guideline 10.1 and industry standards.
Tactical offers a 'hands on approach' with progressive assessment throughout the course, including multiple choice questionnaires, demonstration of CPR using manikins and response to simulated scenarios.
Please be aware that due to Nationally Registered Training assessment requirements, participants must be capable of performing CPR on an adult resuscitation manikin placed on the floor. Contact us if you need to discuss any individual needs.
Tactical also provides the following first aid units of competency for group bookings only:
HLTAID006 Provide advanced first aid– provides the skills and knowledge required to provide an advanced first aid response, including management of the incident and other first aiders. This program applies to workers who may be required to provide, coordinate and manage a first aid response across a range of complex situations, including community and workplace settings.
HLTAID007 Provide advanced resuscitation- provides the skills and knowledge required to use specialised resuscitation equipment including AED, bag-valve-mask, oropharyngeal airway adjunct, an oxygen resuscitation system with oxygen cylinder and a selection of selection of oxygen equipment.