First aid course Beenleigh

Australia Wide First Aid’s streamlined courses blend e-Learning and face-to-face first aid training. This combination provides flexibility and minimises the face-to-face first aid instruction.

It also means the theory component of your learning can be done at your convenience — online.

Nothing at all is compromised in terms of the skills and knowledge you are expecting from a fully-compliant first aid course.

Your first aid certificate will be emailed to you the same day you successfully complete your first aid course. And that first aid certificate will be welcomed, not just in Beenleigh… it will be accepted Australia-wide.

Australia Wide First Aid courses

Australia Wide First Aid provides short courses designed for individuals and groups to gain nationally accredited first aid certification. These courses include:


Cardiopulmonary resuscitation, as taught in our first aid course: Provide CPR

HLTAID009 Provide cardiopulmonary resuscitation

Learn the proper application of cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR).

Provide CPR is trained and assessed in line with Australian Resuscitation Council (ARC) guidelines.

Your technique will be fine-tuned in face-to-face first aid training that follows streamlined e-Learning you can complete at your convenience.

You'll learn the knowledge and skills required to provide CPR, to manage and assess an emergency situation, and how to use an automatic external defibrillator (AED).

The First Aider's legal responsibilities will be discussed. You'll also learn the all-important DRSABCD first aid strategy.

Depending on your learning ability, you should allow up to 2.5 hours for reading and e-Learning. Face-to-face training and assessment takes 2 hours in a classroom environment.

Your nationally recognised CPR certification — emailed to you the same day as course completion – officially recognises your ability to respond effectively to cardiac and breathing-related emergencies.

Don’t hesitate to enrol in this course and find out how good it feels to have the skills to save lives.



HLTAID011 Provide First Aid

By far our most popular first aid course, Provide First Aid is a requirement for workplace first aid compliance.

Previously known as Apply First Aid and Senior First Aid, this course includes 4 jam-packed hours of face-to-face training, preceded by highly informative e-Learning that has been streamlined for accelerated first aid certification.

This course covers the skills and knowledge involved in providing a first aid response as well as how to provide life support.

You'll learn first aid management of casualty(ies), the incident and other first aiders, until qualified emergency help arrives to take over.

Depending on your learning ability, you should allow up to 6 hours for reading and e-Learning. Face-to-face training and assessment takes 4 hours in a classroom environment.

You first aid certificate — HLTAID011 Provide First Aid PDF Statement of Attainment – will be emailed to you the same day you complete your course.

Current industry standards recommend renewing this certification every 3 years with the CPR component due for renewal every 12 months.



Woman attending to a man's injured ankle – bandaging techniques taught in Provide First Aid course
After your Australia Wide First Aid course, you'll be able to bandage injuries like this child has suffered to her arm

HLTAID012 Provide First Aid in an education and care setting

This is the ideal first aid course for parents of young children, as well as those interested in working in the care or education sectors.

With its focus on first aid for infants and children, this course also covers first aid management of medical conditions and injuries of all types.

You’ll learn to properly assess emergency situations, in addition to CPR techniques that apply to infants, children, and adults.

The course covers the knowledge and skills required to respond to first aid emergencies, including asthmatic and anaphylactic emergencies.

The training is in accordance with Australian Resuscitation Council (ARC) guidelines and may contribute towards approved first aid, asthma and anaphylaxis training requirements defined by Australian Children’s Education and Care Quality Authority (ACECQA).

Depending on your learning ability, you should allow up to 6 hours for reading and e-Learning. You’ll gain further valuable information in 5 hours of streamlined face-to-face training and assessment in a classroom environment.

Students are unanimous in saying this fascinating session is empowering and a highly enjoyable way to gain certification in Child Care First Aid.

Current industry standards recommend renewing this certification every 3 years, with the CPR component due for renewal every 12 months.

How will learning first aid benefit me?

Learning first aid enables you to quickly identify and address risks in your surroundings — in familiar or unfamiliar environments.

First aid training will prepare you to take confident action in a medical emergency. You’ll approach the situation with the right mindset. And you’ll waste no time using appropriate techniques to provide first aid to the casualty, until the arrival of professional medical help.

Your CV will be enhanced by a Statement of Attainment in First Aid. Not only is first aid certification a priority in many industries, it is viewed positively by all employers.

What you’ll learn

Your first aid training with Australia Wide First Aid will be completed in accordance with the VET Quality framework and your first aid certificate will comply with the standards of the industry regulator – the Australian Skills Quality Authority (ASQA).

Australia Wide First Aid is a nationally recognised training organisation — (Registered Training Organisation RTO no. 31961).

Your Beenleigh first aid course follows the guidelines established by the Australian Resuscitation Council (ARC).

Our first aid training is endorsed by the peak bodies in Australia’s health industry — the Royal Australian College of General Practitioners (RACGP), the Australian College of Nursing (ACN), and also by Allied Health leader, Australian Acupuncture & Chinese Medicine Association (AACMA).

Most importantly, you’ll learn to act quickly and decisively in an emergency situation in order to help an injured or ill person.

AED & CPR training

You’ll learn CPR — cardiopulmonary resuscitation — a game changer that has saved countless lives. You’ll also learn how to use an AED (automatic external defibrillator) — the heart-starter used to shock a person undergoing cardiac arrest.

Treating Wounds

Another important facet of first aid you’ll learn is proper wound care. You’ll learn correct bandaging techniques to manage injuries to bones, muscles and joints, as well as cuts, sprains, burns and bites.

Not Breathing, Choking

You’ll learn the correct approach to managing the airway of an injured or ill person — infant or adult — including important first aid techniques to use when someone is choking. You’ll also learn the appropriate first aid for managing an asthma or anaphylaxis attack.

Poisons

You’ll learn how to care for a person who’s been poisoned, whether the toxin was injected by needle or fang, inhaled, or ingested.

Unexpected medical emergencies

With your first aid training, you’ll be ready for the kind of action that can save live when an emergency occurs in the home, the workplace, or when you’re out and about.

Your training will enable you to think quickly and act confidently. You’ll learn appropriate emergency responses, but also what to look for, not just in the casualty but also in regard to potential danger in the surrounding environment, and how to stay safe yourself.

Frequently Asked Questions

How long does first aid qualification take?

First aid qualification can be done in one day, provided you complete the required e-Learning prior to the day of your course.

The e-Learning is an online first aid course module, comprising reading material — First Aid eBook (free download) — plus a multiple-choice quiz you can do in your own time, logging back in as time permits.

Simply submit your completed e-Learning by 11:59pm the day before your scheduled face-to-face training and assessment. This practical session is also streamlined, taking 2 to 5 hours, depending on which course you take.

How long does my first aid certificate last for?

The official recommendation for Provide First Aid and Child Care First Aid, is to renew your certification every 3 years. The validity period for the Provide CPR certificate is 12 months from date of issue.

How much does a first aid course cost?

The cost for an Australia Wide First Aid course is cheaper than you'll find anywhere else — whether for Provide CPR, Provide First Aid, or Child Care First Aid.

Our Best Price Guarantee gives you a 10% advantage over any competing first aid courses.

The drop-down selector at the top of our web pages shows up-to-the-minute prices and availability for all our first aid courses.

Are first aid certificates accepted in all states?

Australia Wide First Aid certificates will be recognised and accepted all over Australia. Our certificates are officially accredited and comply with national regulatons and standards.

Your first aid certificate will be beneficial to your career. Sent to you as a PDF the day you complete your course, you'll be able to print your certificate, as well as email it to employers.

Are school first aid courses available?

Our trainers are available for group first aid courses. The minimum age for first aid certification is 14 years.

Where are first aid courses held?

Group first aid training can be conducted at your site. This is by arrangement and makes training and booking easy for you to manage.

More importantly, this group first aid training can be tailored to suit the health and safety concerns specific to your workplace.

Our first aid training for both groups and individuals is also regularly available at locations throughout

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Before and After your Beenleigh first aid course

Your e-Learning assessment is a series of True or False and multiple-choice questions. It requires you to do some reading from your First Aid eBook.

You can take as many attempts to arrive at the correct answer as you need and you can refer to your First Aid eBook as you go. This is all part of our fast-tracked learning methods.

The deadline to submit your e-Learning assessment is 11:59pm the night before the day of your scheduled face-to-face training.

Once you successfully complete your first aid course, Your Statement of Attainment will be emailed to you the same day.

On successful completion of your first aid course, you are awarded a Statement of Attainment. This first aid certificate will be recognised and accepted nationally, so it will open doors wherever you go, Australia-wide.

To ensure your knowledge is up-to-date, you simply do a refresher course to renew your first aid certificate.

Provide CPR certification is valid for 12 months, while the Provide First Aid certificate is valid for 3 years.

If you have any questions about our Beenleigh first aid courses or training locations, simply give us a call on 07 3437 7500 or email info@australiawidefirstaid.com.au.

Location

Australia Wide First Aid Yatala

Burnside Tavern
10 Burnside Rd
Yatala, QLD 4207

Getting Here

CAR – From M1 Pacific Motorway, turn onto Eastern Service Road, then turn eastward onto Burnside Road.

Burnside Tavern is on the corner block and has off-street parking. You’ll find Australia Wide First Aid‘s training centre inside the Tavern.

BUS – Bus routes 728 and 729 operate between Beenleigh and Yatala.

Food & Refreshment

Water, coffee and tea is available throughout the day.

A 30-minute lunch break is scheduled for courses running over 4 hours. The Tavern is open for lunch.

NOTE: Please arrive 15 minutes prior to course commencement. Late arrivals cannot be guaranteed entry as the busy schedules of everyone concerned, including those of the venue itself, are a priority.

Our First Aid courses are open. First Aid Training is an Essential Service.

Please remember to bring your mask.

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