Comprehensive First Aid - PLUS

  • Cost: $275.00
  • Duration: 16 hours (2 days)

Comprehensive First Aid – PLUS is a 16 hour course. The perfect course for those managing workplace health and safety across all industries. You’ll go beyond the basics in first aid learning; with additional modules on advanced skills, risk assessment, management and compliance.

Comprehensive First Aid – PLUS is a 16 hour course and includes unit standards 6402, 6401, 6400 and demonstrate knowledge of an AED total of 4 NZQA credits This course covers: • assessment of emergency situations • adult, child and infant resuscitation and choking • bleeding, shock, fractures, sprains and head injuries • hypothermia, burns and poisoning • medical emergencies, including asthma, diabetes and epilepsy • how to manage complex medical and traumatic emergency care situations • how to identify first aid hazards and risks in the workplace • assess illness and injury • jaw thrust technique and use of a pocket mask • overhead CPR • when and how to use an AED • basic techniques for lifting and moving On successful completion of this course you will be awarded a New Zealand Red Cross first aid certificate. This course exceeds the Department of Labour’s - First Aid for Workplaces - A Good Practice Guide (September 2009) Time commitment: 16 hours (2 days)