First aid courses in Brisbane will provide you with the skills and knowledge to perform cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR). You will learn basic anatomy and physiology and how to apply the DRSABCD procedures for treating a casualty.
During the practical application, you will learn to perform at least 2 minutes of uninterrupted CPR by a single rescuer of 5 cycles both compressions and ventilations on an adult manikin and infant manikin, manage regurgitation or vomiting, manage an unconscious breathing casualty, demonstrate a rotation of operators for compressions and the use of an automated external defibrillator (AED) following prompts.
During our Brisbane first aid courses, you will also learn how to use safe manual handling technique, how to provide accurate verbal or written reports of the incident, application of duty of care responsibilities to self and others at the site including safe work practices and infection control, debriefing procedures and legal aspects of care such as privacy and confidentiality, limits of capability and casualty consent.
A practical demonstration of cardiopulmonary resuscitation and helps you develop the skills and knowledge required to perform cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR) in line with the Australian Resuscitation Council (ARC) Guidelines and is relevant to all workers who may be required to provide CPR in a range of situations, including community and workplace settings.
This unit is required by those who perform first aid duties in a work environment.
IMPORTANT INFORMATION PRIOR TO ENROLMENT
COURSE FEES & PAYMENT
The fee for this course is $60 (GST free) per person – book with a group to receive a discount
For group/company bookings, please contact us for a free quote on 1300 707 677
Refund and fee protection policy, including cooling-off period – please refer to the Student Handbook
Payment Terms – Payment for individual participants is upfront, group booking payment terms are based on agreement between the client and service provider.
• Option 1: Face to Face – 2 hours (minimum) full face to face course
• Option 2: Blended delivery – 1.5 hours (minimum) face to face course with the addition of 1 hour self-paced learning to be completed prior to attending the face to face course
• Option 3: Refresher training – 1.5 hours (minimum) face to face course – conditions apply for this option, for example, you will need to provide previous current certificates
• Option 4: Online Training with Face to Face Assessment – 20 minutes (minimum) face to face assessment with the addition of self-paced learning to be completed prior to attending the face to face course
Important information regarding course durations:
The duration of the course mentioned above, are reflective of group sizes of between 4 and 15 participants. If there are less students in a group, you may find course duration reduced by a maximum of 10%. If a class size exceeds 15 participants it may therefore also be necessary to increase course duration depending on the number of participants.
This course will be delivered in the workplace or at a A Training training facility.
Participants must have the physical capacity to perform the practical demonstrations, such as 2 minutes of uninterrupted CPR on the floor.
Pre-course study: Students may be required to undertake online pre-course work prior to attending the face to face session depending on the course delivery mode.
Online study: Students must have access to a computer, smartphone, tablet or other electronic devices with access to the internet to complete the online/ pre-course studies.
Individuals undertaking this course will be expected to complete both written and practical assessment tasks. These are detailed in the sections following.
CERTIFICATE RENEWAL REQUIREMENTS
It is recommended that renewal for this course is undertaken annually (every year).
WORK PLACEMENT ARRANGEMENTS
No work placement will be required as part of this course.
LEARNERS RIGHTS, RESPONSIBILITIES AND SUPPORT, INCLUDING COMPLAINTS
Please refer to the Student Handbook for all details relating to your rights and responsibilities.
WHAT HAPPENS AT THE COURSE?
Delivery of course information and learning activities.
Performance tasks and practical scenarios:
- Perform CPR on an adult (incl. the use of an AED and placing a casualty into the recovery position)
- Perform CPR on an infant
Theory assessment: A written assessment consisting of multiple-choice questions.