First Aid for NursesAs at the 1st July 2010 all nurses will renew their registration through a national government body, the 'Australian Health Practitioner Regulation Agency' (AHPRA).
As part of the national registration system, all nurses must acquire career development needs through a learning program.
As at July 2010, nurses must acquire 20 Continuing Professional Development Points (CPD) each year to renew their nursing registration
Comprehensive First Aid
(Formerly known as Senior First Aid & HLTFA311A)
This course is our most comprehensive and popular first aid course available. Apply First Aid is the minimum qualification required by the workplace health and safety legislation for the workplace first aider. Click here to view a copy of the Occupational Health, Safety and Welfare Act 1986.
It will provide you with an understanding of how to apply immediate care of an injured or suddenly sick casualty be that first aid response, life support, management of casualty(s), the incident and other first aiders, until more advanced medical help arrives.
The unit incorporates the content of units:
* Also includes Defibrillation (AED) , EpiPen training.
- Management of the unresponsive victim
- External bleeding - trauma and shock
- Respiratory emergencies
- Cardiac emergencies
- Fractures, dislocations and soft tissue injuries
- Head and spinal injuries
- Envenomation, poisoning and allergic reactions
- Burns and other thermal conditions
- Monitor the condition of the victim
- Follow relevant procedures for recording first aid
- Detail the victims condition & the techniques applied
Our course is flexible in delivery and we provide theory based reading booklet (Learner Guide) to be studied by participants prior to the practical session. We anticipate the pre - learning required may take 4- 8 hours depending on participants.
To ensure the integrity of our assessment process there is no online assessment completed, however written assessment and progressive assessments will take place during the practical session.
Upon successful completion of the course a Nationally Recognised Statement of Attainment Certificate will be issued , which is valid for three years as per the Australian Resuscitation Policy. The Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR) component of this certificate is valid for 12 months.
To ensure your workers are updated with their skills and knowledge Provide First Aid course is to be attended every three years. The Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR) component of this is required to be updated yearly.
FirstAidPro caters for students, healthcare professionals, corporate groups, and anyone who wants to learn how to save a life! All first aid certificates are nationally accredited. Registered Training Organisation (RTO) No: 40407 is: Sharon McCulloch, trading as FirstAidPro, RTO Code 40407. 3/368 Main South Rd, Morphett Vale, SA, 5162.
More Information About FirstAidPro
FirstAidPro is a Registered Training Organisation delivering a wide range of nationally accredited first aid courses in Adelaide and across Australia (RTO Code: 40407). Experienced trainers teach thousands of students each year around Adelaide Australia.
FirstAidPro delivers industry-leading standards and the latest training techniques. Providing you with Australia's most comprehensive, officially recognised first aid qualification. FirstAidPro teaches you how to provide CPR and administer first aid in various emergency situations.
When accidents occur, your FirstAidPro nationally accredited first aid training is right there with you. Providing you with the skills and confidence needed to actively assist during emergencies and potentially save the life of a loved one, co-worker or member of the community.
FirstAidPro offers on-site and off-site training for business and corporate groups. Corporate first aid courses can be tailored to suit specific industry requirements. Submit a corporate booking enquiry to obtain a quote or more information on group training.
All courses that include a component of CPR (Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation) are to be updated annually in line with Australian Resuscitation Council (ARC) standards.
It is an Australian Government requirement that all course participants provide a 10 digit Unique Student Identifier (USI). If you don’t yet have your number, you can create your USI before booking online. We securely process all online bookings via industry-leading secured connections provided by eWay.
For more information about specific courses or a range of certificates, contact the office on 1300 029 132 or send an email. If you have any questions, visit our FAQ page to view a range of common questions related to courses, certifications, refreshers and renewals.