Provide First Aid

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Provide First Aid, previously known as the Level 2 First Aid Course or Senior First Aid, covers the skills that are required to respond to and manage a wide range of medical emergencies. This course is considered the industry standard in first aid training. This course incorporates a number of realistic simulations to help prepare participants to deal with the realities of medical emergency situations.

What You Will Learn In Provide First Aid Course?

  • Responding to an unconscious person
  • Airway management
  • Provide artificial respiration
  • Provide CPR to an adult, child and infant
  • Two Person operated CPR
  • Understand the basic principles of: Automatic External Defibrillation (AED)
  • Communicate in an emergency
  • Respiratory emergencies
  • Cardiac emergencies
  • Shock and anaphylaxis
  • Management of bleeding
  • Bandages
  • Chest, abdominal and pelvic injuries
  • Soft tissue injuries (fractures,dislocations, sprains and strains)
  • Head and spinal injuries
  • Eye, ear and nose injuries
  • Strokes, diabetes and seizures
  • Environmental injuries
  • Animal injuries

Provide First Aid [Senior / Level 2 First Aid]

Provide First Aid is acknowledged Australia-wide as the industry standard for learning medical emergency response skills. Real First Aid is a leading facilitator of first aid study, incorporating realistic simulations that develop leadership skills and encourage teamwork in an environment designed for knowledge retention. Graduates of Provide First Aid, formerly known as Senior or Level 2 First Aid, are prepared to deal with a broad range of medical emergency situations in the real world.

Real First Aid offers one or two day options for studying Provide First Aid. This flexibility allows business and school groups to function as normal while incorporating highly valued first aid learning into their own curriculum or staff training procedures. Real First Aid courses are nationally accredited and can be adapted for industry-specific approaches that are most relevant to graduates, and Provide First Aid certification is valid for 3 years. Most importantly, Real First Aid instructors truly believe the skills they teach will result in the ability to respond to emergencies and save lives.

Provide First Aid Course Attainments

Provide, level 2 First Aid course educates and empowers students in a ‘learning by doing’ environment that simulates real-life scenarios. The Provide First Aid is a comprehensive introduction to emergency response, including measures for on-site treatment of injured persons, management of bleeding, dressing and bandaging wounds and dealing with head and spinal injuries. Additionally, appropriate response to persons suffering from seizuresor stroke are learnt. The course is packed with useful information and Real First Aid courses instructors are dedicated to raising first aid competency among the general Australian populace. To achieve this, Real First Aid adopts progressive techniques used by military and emergency services institutions in a safe and enjoyable learning experience. Along with curriculum attainments, Level 2 First Aid students develop communication and teamwork skills that are often neglected, yet essential in emergency situations.

Simulating Realistic Emergency responses

A stand-out feature of Real First Aid learning is the use of simulations that mimic reality. Emergency responses are prompted using props such as fake blood, fake wounds, smoke, and emergency calls that immerse students in realistic scenarios. Simulated training results in greater knowledge retention for use during a real emergency, with graduates confident in their ability to take decisive action.

Real First Aid courses can be tailored for the specific needs of any environment. Our course facilitators are available to discuss client requirements prior to formulating an industry-specific approach for best results. At Real First Aid, tutors and students become active participants in the learning experience of first aid courses. Real First Aid remains at the progressive forefront in the way first aid is understood and applied, and together we can make a real difference in the wellbeing of our fellow Australians.

Frequently Asked Questions:

What is a Level 2 first aid certificate?

Level 2 first aid is the old name for the Nationally Accredited course Provide First Aid HLTAID003. The course was also previously known as Apply First Aid HLTFA311A and Senior First Aid. The certificate ensures that a person is competent in acting as the first aider in the most common medical emergencies.

How long does the level 2 first aid (hltaid003) certificate last?

The certificate is valid for 3 years and it also include Provide CPR. It is however recommended by the Australian REsuscitation Council to complete a CPR refresher annually.

How to get a level 2 first aid certificate?

By successfully completing the entire course and demonstrating competency in both the theory and practical components. The certificate or Statement of Attainment is provided to the student shortly after the successful completion of the course.

Is anaphylaxis training included in level 2 first aid?

The Level 2 course covers anaphylaxis and how to administer adrenaline but doesn’t include an official anaphylaxis qualification which some workplaces require.