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FIRST AID COURSE TOWNSVILLE

NEXT COURSE – TUESDAY 19TH OCTOBER 2021

Learn the skills to be

A CONFIDENT FIRST AIDER

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COURSE CODE

HLTAID009 – Provide Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation
HLTAID010 – Provide Basic Emergency Life Support
HLTAID011 – Provide First Aid

DELIVERY

On Campus
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DURATION

CPR Only: Online study + 2hrs practical
First Aid + CPR: Online study + 3hrs practical

OUR TOWNSVILLE FIRST AID COURSE IS OPEN TO ALL AUSTRALIAN RESIDENTS & CITIZENS

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INFORMATION

OUTCOMES

COURSE OUTCOMES

Joining a First Aid Course can be the difference between life and death for a workmate, family member, a stranger on the street, or even yourself. Whether you need it for your workplace, your club, in another setting or would just like peace of mind, Fitness Institute offers the latest in first aid training in Townsville.

First Aid is not just a useful skill, it could also help save a life and minimise the impact of injuries. Learn everything from CPR, bandaging and anaphylaxis management to removing obstructions from a choking child.

Whether you are fighting fires, teaching school children, or cooking up a storm at a restaurant, there could always be a need for a qualified first aider to provide a quick response to an unexpected situation.

    OVERVIEW

    COURSE OVERVIEW

    Fitness Institute is proud to be offering CPR and First Aid Courses in Townsville City at our headquarters. 

    All course instructors have a minimum of 10 years maintained First Aid and CPR experience, with additional industry experience in various industries.  

    All training equipment is brand new, featuring advanced feedback from CPR manikins to give our students the confidence they need when the time comes to provide first aid. 

    NEXT COURSE

    NEXT COURSE INFORMATION

    CPR only:
    Tuesday 19th October 2021
    5:30pm-7:30pm

    CPR & First Aid:
    Tuesday 19th October 2021
    5:30pm-8:30pm

    Online Learning + Assessment to be completed prior to course

    MAX 15 STUDENTS

    UNITS

    UNITS OF COMPETENCY

    CPR ONLY

    • HLTAID009 – Provide Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation

    CPR & FIRST AID

     

    • HLTAID009 – Provide Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation
    • HLTAID010 – Provide Basic Emergency Life Support
    • HLTAID011 – Provide First Aid

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    Learn from experienced industry professionals so you can become the best health & fitness professional possible

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    FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS

    HOW LONG WILL THE COURSE TAKE?

    The time taken to complete the course will vary depending on your experience with First Aid. 

    The CPR Course will take approximately 3 hours of study before completing the 2 hours of practicals.

    The CPR and First Aid Course will take approximately 7 hours of study before completing the 3 hours of practicals.

    This time may be more or less depending on how familiar you are with the content in the course. It may take a little longer if this is your first time doing CPR and First Aid. 

    WHAT IS COVERED IN THE COURSE?
    • DRSABCD action plan
    • Infection Control
    • CPR
    • Using a Defibrillator
    • Legal Issues
    • Debriefing after first aid and PTSD.

    First Aid Course

    • Incident reports
    • Abdominal injuries
    • Allergic reactions and anaphylaxis
    • Asthma
    • Bleeding
    • Burns
    • Cardiac Arrest
    • Stroke
    • Choking
    • Convulsions
    • Diabetes
    • Dislocations / fractures
    • Drowning
    • Ear / Head Injuries
    • Sprains and Strains
    • Snake bites and envenomation
    • Bandaging
    • Hyperthermia / Hypothermia
    • Eye injuries
      WHEN WILL I GET MY CERTIFICATE?

      Students will receive a “Statement of Attainment” online (authenticated) usually within 1 week.

      A printed certificate can be requested.

      Entry Requirements

      You will be required to perform at least 2 minutes of uninterrupted CPR (5 cycles of both compressions and ventilations) on an adult resuscitation manikin placed on the floor. If for some reason you have concerns of this requirement, please contact the Fitness Institute prior to your enrolment. 

      Fitness Institute is happy to allow kneeling pads to assist with those who cannot kneel on the floor. 

        IS THIS FIRST AID COURSE NATIONALLY RECOGNISED?

        Yes, Fitness Institute (RTO 32089) is registered to provide the First Aid Courses listed on this page. 

        HOW LONG IS MY COURSE VALID FOR?
        • HLTAID001 – Provide cardiopulmonary resuscitation – 1 Year
        • HLTAID002 – Provide basic emergency life support – 3 years
        • HLTAID003 – Provide first aid – 3 years
        covid safety during course

        Fitness Institute will do everything we can to provide a safe environment during the pandemic. We ask that if anyone has cold or flu symptoms that they don’t attend the course and attend later when they are better. Additional measures Fitness Institute are taking for your safety include:

        • Providing manikin face shields
        • Not doing air breaths into the manikin during the pandemic
        • Students to wear Gloves for all practicals.
        • Alcohol wipes after each use of the manikin and defibrillators
        • Regular hand sanitation.
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