First aid certificates must be renewed every two years. This course refreshes your knowledge and brings your first aid skills back up to speed. Your first aid certificate must be current, or within 3-months of its expiry date in order to be eligible for renewal.
The aim of this 6-hour course is to refresh first aid skills and knowledge and provide learners with all the up-to-date information. The course emphasises scenario-based activities in a fun and interactive learning environment.
This course meets the NZ Resuscitation Council qualifying requirements for Basic Life Support and the legislative requirements for the provision of workplace first aid.
WHAT THIS COURSE COVERS
The course contains theory and practical scenarios covering the following topics:
- Scene assessment & management
- Primary assessment
- CPR and choking
- Bleeding and shock
- Muscular-skeletal injuries
- Medical emergencies
- Burns and poisoning
- Spinal and head injuries
- Environmental conditions
PREREQUISITES AND REQUIREMENTS
Learners must hold a first aid certificate that was issued within two years and three months of either the original course or the last refresher course.
The course is taught in English and a reasonable understanding of the English language will be required. If you are concerned about your English you may contact us to discuss the option of having your interpreter attend the course with you.
Learners will be required to be physically capable of kneeling on the floor to do CPR.
You may choose one of these ways to complete your training which can reduce your time in the classroom by up to four hours.
- Classroom – Complete all training in the classroom (6 hours of training and assessment)
- Blended – Complete your pre-course learning online, reducing your classroom session by 2 hours (4 hours of training and assessment in the classroom)
The price includes a First Aid Manual book and CPR valve keyring: $120 incl. GST per person
Group booking: $720+GST for up to 16 people
Click here to find out more about private booking for your group or organisation.