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Pre-hospital Emergency Care

Pre-hospital Emergency Care

$975.00 (incl. GST)

The 3 day PHEC course provides the knowledge and skills required to deliver immediate advanced first aid assistance in any situation.

  • Ideal for advanced first aiders who need to treat patients in more isolated locations before handing them over to ambulance and hospital crews
  • Please note: There is significant pre-work theory required for this course which will be emailed to you on enrolment with full instructions
  • Qualification requirement for an advanced workplace first-aider which will be relevant for 2 years
  • Take our PHEC Refresher course within 2 years of completing this course to save costs and time to recertify
  • Mask wearing, social distancing and contact tracing may be required depending on alert levels at the time of course.
  • Please read the full course information and prerequisites before booking. First aid courses are non-refundable.
  • Please refer to our training terms & conditions.
More Information

The 3 day PHEC course provides the knowledge and skills required to deliver immediate advanced first aid assistance in any situation.

In this course, our in-depth lessons and scenario-based activities will give you:

  • the confidence and skills to use CPR, resuscitation, extrication techniques and immediate, advanced first aid assistance in any situation, especially in isolated locations
  • familiarity with common emergency care equipment, airway care, and respiratory support
  • the opportunity to discuss special equipment and conditions specific to your workplace
  • NZQA unit standard 29321 (level 3, 14 credits)
  • a PHEC certificate valid for 2 years upon successful completion
  • an invitation to enrol in our Emergency Response Awareness course where you can complete post course theory activities and on successful completion receive unit standard 29322 (5 credits) "Demonstrate knowledge of emergency response systems in New Zealand"

  • First aid courses are non-refundable. Please refer to our training terms & conditions.

    Course Content

    (Covers NZQA 29321 level 3, 14 credits)

    Recognise and provide pre-hospital care including:

  • Scene and hazard management
  • Patient triage/prioritisation
  • CPR with equipment such as airway and oxygen
  • Defibrillator (AED) use
  • Patient monitoring
  • Managing deceased patients
  • Medical or trauma conditions changes
  • Moving patients/extrication
  • Prerequisites & requirements

    Attendees must be:

    • over 14 years of age
    • Holds a current first aid certificate-one that has been completed or refreshed within the last two years, and is comprised of unit standard 6400, or unit standard 23406, or demonstration of equivalent knowledge and skills.
    • physically capable of kneeling on the floor to do CPR
    • able to complete assessments in English
    • able to complete significant pre-work theory
    • first aid courses are non-refundable - please refer to our Ts & Cs for more details.
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