Comprehensive First Aid
Course Outline

This course is fun, interactive, and encourages critical thinking. The life-saving skills you learn during this course will also go home with you, to protect your loved ones.

Course
Outline

Course Length: 12 hours

  • Primary scene assessment
  • Victim assessment
  • Stable side position
  • CPR in infants and small children
  • Choking in infants and small children

Common Injuries

  • Bleeding and shock
  • Burns
  • Fractures
  • Poisoning
  • Soft Tissue injury

Medical Conditions

  • Diabetic emergencies
  • Seizures
  • Asthma
  • Heart attack
  • Stroke

Complex Injuries & Conditions

  • Head, neck and spinal injury
  • Complicated fractures
  • Anaphylaxis
  • Hot and Cold Emergencies

Prerequisites

  • English language proficiency
  • Physical agility (bending and kneeling)

Designed For

This 1.5 day. (12 hour) course is recommended for high-risk job sites, and those away from the urban environment where it might take a bit longer for emergency services to arrive. The Comprehensive First Aid Course is a minimum requirement for most workplaces and meets the new guidelines from WorkSafe New Zealand (Feb 2020)

Available for individuals to register, or as a or as in house training for private groups.

Upcoming Courses

  • 27
    Jul

    Comprehensive First Aid

    Christchurch
    Delivered over 2 days
    Recommended for higher-risk job sites, and those away from the urban environment where it might take a bit longer for emergency services to arrive. Being able to respond first, while waiting for medical professionals to arrive, is essential to help others and save lives.
    Session information
    Sessions
    Session 1
    Wed 27 Jul 08:00 - Wed 27 Jul 16:30
    Christchurch
    Session 2
    Thu 28 Jul 08:00 - Thu 28 Jul 12:00
    Christchurch
    • $180.00 excl. GST
    Register6 places remaining
  • 28
    Jul

    Comprehensive Add-On Course (4 Hours)

    4 hours, 08:00 AM - 12:00 PM
    Upgrade your recent 8 hour Everyday First Aid course to a full Comprehensive First Aid Certificate. You will need to have successfully completed our 8 hour course within the last 90 days to register
    • $60.00 excl. GST
  • 08
    Oct

    Comprehensive Add-On Course (4 Hours)

    4 hours, 08:00 AM - 12:00 PM
    Upgrade your recent 8 hour Everyday First Aid course to a full Comprehensive First Aid Certificate. You will need to have successfully completed our 8 hour course within the last 90 days to register
    • $60.00 excl. GST
  • 09
    Nov

    Comprehensive Add-On Course (4 Hours)

    4 hours, 08:00 AM - 12:00 PM
    Upgrade your recent 8 hour Everyday First Aid course to a full Comprehensive First Aid Certificate. You will need to have successfully completed our 8 hour course within the last 90 days to register
    • $60.00 excl. GST