Extended First Aid

Comprehensive 12-hour course ideal for moderate to high-risk workplaces

This course is a 12-hour comprehensive first aid programme, also known as First Aid Level 2.  Extended first aid is ideal for moderate to high-risk workplaces and will cover all relevant topics and equip your team with required first aid skills.

This 12-hour course gives learners skills, knowledge, and confidence in providing emergency first aid. It emphasises practical skills in a fun and interactive learning environment.

This course meets the qualifying requirements for a Basic Trained Responder according to the current NZRC Responder Training Framework (the same content as unit standards 6402, 6401, and 6400).

This 12-hour comprehensive first aid course meets the legislative requirements for the provision of workplace first aid.

This course is recommended for all workplaces, including industry, construction, sports clubs, outdoor activities, and tourism. It is suited to those new to first aid or renewing their certificate if it was issued more than two years ago.

Comprehensive First Aid content

The course contains theory and practical scenarios covering the following topics:

  • Scene assessment & management
  • Primary assessment
  • Adult, child & infant CPR
  • Automated external defibrillator (AED)
  • Choking
  • Bleeding and shock
  • Muscular-skeletal injuries
  • Medical emergencies
  • Anaphylaxis and Epi-Pen use
  • Burns & poisons
  • Spinal and head injuries
  • Environmental conditions
  • Complex trauma

The course is taught in English, and a reasonable understanding of English 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 must be physically capable of kneeling on the floor to do CPR.

Comprehensive First Aid Training Options

You may choose one of these ways to complete your training, which can reduce your time in the classroom and give you more flexibility.

  • Classroom – Complete all training in the classroom (12 hours of training and assessment)
  • Blended – Complete your self-paced learning online, reducing your classroom session by 6 hours (6 hours of training and assessment in the classroom)

The price includes a First Aid Manual book: $179 incl. GST per person

Group booking: from $1400+GST for up to 16 people

Click here to learn more about private booking of this 12-hour comprehensive first aid programme for your organisation.


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