Provide First Aid

Don't wait until it’s too late.
Invest in the skills that can make a life-or-death difference.

The St John Ambulance first aid course covers a comprehensive range of topics to enable participants to confidently manage emergency situations and provide a first aid response to a casualty.

It covers the most common first aid injuries and illnesses. 
It is suitable for both people in the workplace and members of the public who want training in first aid.

Participants are required to undertake online e-learning module prior to attending the face to face workshops for practice and assessment.

What certification do you get?

This is an accredited course. On successful completion of this course you will be issued a statement of attainment in:

  • HLTAID009 Provide cardiopulmonary resuscitation
  • HLTAID010 Provide basic emergency life support
  • HLTAID011 Provide First Aid

St John recommends, as per the First Aid in the Workplace Code of Practice and the Australian Resuscitation Council guidelines, that first aid skills are renewed every 3 years (HLTAID011) and resuscitation skills (HLTAID009) are renewed every 12 months.

COURSE OUTLINE

The course covers the following: 

• Roles and responsibilities of the first aider
• The DRSABCD action plan and responding to emergency situations
• Managing unconscious casualties
• Cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR)
• Using a defibrillator (AED)
• Legal issues in first aid
• Infection control
• Diabetes and seizures
• Asthma
• Allergic reactions and Anaphylaxis
• Wound and bleeding management

• Burns
• Fractures and dislocations
• Sprains and strains
• Hypothermia and hyperthermia
• Head, neck, and spinal injuries
• Medical emergencies
• Choking
• Abdominal and chest injuries
• Poisoning management
• Bites and stings
• Stroke
• Safety and risk management
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St John Ambulance TAS delivers nationally recognised training and assessment on behalf of St John Ambulance Australia
(RTO 88041)

Book the course

Available spots

15th of March 2024

Devonport
15/03/2024 8:45
15/03/2024 17:00
14 Remaining Seats
$225.00

18th of March 2024

Mowbray
18/03/2024 8:45
18/03/2024 17:00
5 Remaining Seats
$225.00

26th of March 2024

Mowbray
26/03/2024 8:45
26/03/2024 17:00
10 Remaining Seats
$225.00

2nd of April 2024

Devonport
02/04/2024 8:45
02/04/2024 17:00
8 Remaining Seats
$225.00

2nd of April 2024

Mowbray
02/04/2024 8:45
02/04/2024 17:00
15 Remaining Seats
$225.00

9th of April 2024

Devonport
09/04/2024 8:45
09/04/2024 17:00
12 Remaining Seats
$225.00

10th of April 2024

Mowbray
10/04/2024 8:45
10/04/2024 17:00
13 Remaining Seats
$225.00

11th of April 2024

Devonport
11/04/2024 8:45
11/04/2024 17:00
9 Remaining Seats
$225.00

11th of April 2024

Mowbray
11/04/2024 8:45
11/04/2024 17:00
16 Remaining Seats
$225.00

19th of April 2024

Devonport
19/04/2024 8:45
19/04/2024 17:00
13 Remaining Seats
$225.00

23rd of April 2024

Devonport
23/04/2024 8:45
23/04/2024 17:00
14 Remaining Seats
$225.00

29th of April 2024

Mowbray
29/04/2024 8:45
29/04/2024 17:00
17 Remaining Seats
$225.00