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Primary First Aid (CPR)

Basic first aid course primarily focuses on learning high quality resuscitation skills

This course is a great entry-level programme that focuses on learning high-quality Resuscitation (CPR) skills and management of the collapsed person. Perfect first aid course for community groups, clubs, or churches.

PURPOSE

The aim of this 4-hour course is to provide learners with the life-saving skills of Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation. The course emphasises basic practical skills in a fun and interactive learning environment.

This course meets the NZ Resuscitation Council qualifying requirements for Basic Life Support.

RECOMMENDED FOR

This is a great course for those who want to use first aid at home, and those who just need to learn basic CPR skills. It is suited to those new to first aid, or for refreshing first aid knowledge.

Important note: this course may not meet WorkSafe compliance, we recommend checking the WorkSafe New Zealand guidelines below. This course does not replace the required biannual First aid recertification.

WHAT THIS COURSE COVERS

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

  • Primary assessment
  • CPR and choking
  • Use of Defibrillator (AED)

PREREQUISITES AND REQUIREMENTS

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.

COST

The price includes a First Aid Manual book and CPR valve keyring: $85 incl. GST per person

Group booking 4-hour: $650+GST for up to 16 people

If you wish for us to provide a quote please email: info@firstaidcompany.nz or call: 0800 12 13 20 and one of our specialists will be in touch.

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Primary First Aid (CPR)

Primary First Aid (CPR)

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This course is a great entry-level programme that focuses on learning high-quality Resuscitation (CPR) skills and management of the collapsed person. Perfect first aid course for community groups, clubs, or churches.

Advanced First Aid

Advanced CPR for Health Workers

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This course is a 4-hours advanced resuscitation and first aid programme that is ideal for healthcare professionals and non-clinical staff. The course covers basic principles of managing Adult collapse (previously known as CPR level 4).

CPR and First Aid for Vaccinators

CPR & First Aid for Vaccinators

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This is a 3-hours resuscitation and first aid course that is specifically designed for authorised vaccinators and pharmacist vaccinators and will cover all required topics and the necessary skills to manage a life-threatening emergency.

Everyday First Aid

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This course is great for anyone who needs fundamental First Aid knowledge and skills and those who do not require Workplace compliant first aid training. Perfect first aid course for community groups, clubs, or churches.

School Staff First Aid

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This course specifically applies to teachers, school support staff and carers and focuses on providing emergency first aid to children under the age of 14 within the school environment or care setting. It is a great team bonding exercise or teachers-only day activity.

Renewal First Aid

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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.

Work Safe First Aid

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This course is an 8-hours ‘core programme’ for workplace first aid. Work Safe First Aid is perfect for low and medium risk workplaces and will prepare your team to respond to the most common emergency situations.

Extended First Aid

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This course is a 12-hours comprehensive first aid programme.  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.

Private First Aid

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If you require group training, we can arrange a suitable course at your workplace or another preferred location for your convenience. We also offer the most competitive rates in the industry when comparing courses with other accredited training providers.

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