COURSES

First Aid

Current Members Only

Course Dates

The next first aid course is scheduled for Saturday 6th November 8am - 4pm (must attend full day). Registrations close 5pm Thursday 28th October.

Pre-Requisites

  • Minimum age 14

  • Financial member for 2021/22

  • Hold appropriate Blue Card if over 18 years of age – this must be linked to your surf life saving membership. Contact the office for further information lifesavers@alexsurfclub.com.au

  • Have completed the current CYRMS if over 18 years of age see instructions here

  • Be an active patrolling member OR be enrolled in course to patrol (Observers/SRC/Bronze)


Note: If you have a first aid award, check when it is due to expire (you can check your awards via the members area). The current first aid award is noted in the members area as First Aid [AID]. If this is due to expire within the next 6-12 months you are eligible to enrol.

What's Covered

Provide First Aid aims to develop the knowledge and skills for a person to manage emergency first aid situations and deliver competent emergency care until the arrival of professional medical support. This course includes CPR.


Units of competency:


  • HLTAID009 – Provide cardiopulmonary resuscitation

  • HLTAID011 – Provide First Aid


SLSA Award:


  • First Aid

  • Resuscitation

Assessment

  • Assessment is through demonstration, presentation and application of all elements of competency in the workplace.

  • Participants will be required to complete activities that may include role-plays, oral and written questioning, practical demonstrations and performing scenarios.