Norwood Swim School

Senior First Aid

Senior First Aid

Course Date Course Time Course Venue Course Address
Wednesday 9 August 9 am - 5 pm Norwood Swim School 273 The Parade Beulah Park
Wednesday 23 August 9 am - 5 pm Norwood Swim School 273 The Parade Beulah Park

This course is also known as Apply First Aid or Level 2 and follows the Australian Resuscitation Council guidelines for provision of First Aid.

Incorporating the Units of Competence:

  • HLTAID003Provide First Aid
  • HLTAID001Provide Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation
  • HLTAID002 Provide Basic Emergency Life Support

Topics included but not limited to:

  • CPR (resuscitation)
  • Bleeding and wound management
  • Allergic reactions
  • Burns - thermal, chemical, friction and electrical
  • Envenomation - snake, spider, insect and marine bites
  • Environmental impact such as hypothermia, hyperthermia, dehydration, heat stroke
  • Fractures, dislocations, strains and sprains
  • Medical conditions including cardiac conditions, epilepsy, diabetes and asthma
  • Near drowning
  • Poisoning and toxic substances (including chemical contamination)
  • Substance misuse - common drugs and alcohol including illicit drugs
  • Report writing