HLTAID005 - HLTAID005 First Aid Course for Remote Situations
Provide First Aid in Remote Situations – HLTAID005
This First Aid course is suitable for anyone who may have to provide first aid in remote situations where medical assistance or help is more than 1 hour away. The course covers all of the aspects of the Provide First Aid course, contextualized for a remote environment, including correct CPR technique for infants and adults, bleeding control, management of heat stroke and dehydration, anaphylaxis and asthma. This First Aid course also covers issues specific to a remote setting including hazards and strategies for preparing first aid supplies, management options for transporting a casualty, communications systems, equipment and methods.
This course is offered as a combination of online theory and practical training. The online theory takes approximately 60-90 minutes to complete and the practical training takes 7 hours.
On the day of the Remote First Aid course you will be required to bring along a copy of the online certificate as evidence that you have completed the online theory training.
This course is currently only available for corporate clients requiring group training. Please contact us via our contact form if your organisation requires training in this course.
We understand that there are times when you may need to reschedule or cancel a course booking. If this is the case please get in touch with us via email, firstname.lastname@example.org.
To reschedule a booking please provide your original booking information and the day you would like to change to.
For any cancellations made more than 48 hours prior to the course an administrative fee of $20.00 will apply. For any changes to any course booking made within 48 hours a refund cannot be issued.
Important-Unique Student Identifier (USI) Number
From 1st January 2015, it is a government requirement to have a Unique Student Identifier Number (USI) for all nationally accredited courses that you attend.
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Students who successfully complete this nationally recognised training will be awarded the statement of attainment
- HLTAID001 – Provide Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR) (Valid for 1 Year)
- HLTAID002 – Provide Basic Life Support (Valid for 3 Years)
- HLTAID003 – Provide First Aid (Valid for 3 Years)
- HLTFA311A – Apply First Aid (Valid for 3 Years)
- HLTAID005 – Provide First Aid in Remote Situations (Valid for 3 Years)
It is recommended that this unit be renewed every 3 years in line with industry standards. The CPR component of the course should be refreshed every 12 months, in line with Australian Resuscitation Guidelines.