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This 3 day course covers pre-hospital emergency care, including recognising and responds to respiratory and circulatory insufficiency, changes in levels of consciousness, and responds to other conditions. There is significant pre-work required for this course. Click 'more details'. The course emphasises practical skills in a fun and interactive learning environment. First Aid courses are not refundable.

What you’ll gain

In this three-day 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
  • a chance to discuss special equipment and conditions specific to your workplace
  • a PHEC certificate valid for 2 years upon successful completion

Prerequisites and restrictions

In order to offer this advanced first aid training opportunity, we must require that you:

  • are physically capable of kneeling on the floor to do CPR. 
  • hold a current First Aid Level 1 or Level 2 or Refresher or equivalent certificate that is less than 2 years old
  • can complete the pre-work theory that is required prior to the face-to-face course.

Please note, first aid courses are non-refundable. Click here for the full training terms & conditions.

What this course covers

Significant pre-work theory is required for this course and this will be emailed to you on enrolment with full instructions.

Step into our fun and interactive learning environments with our nationally-recognised tutors where we’ll teach you how to:

Recognise and provide pre-hospital care including:

  • Scene and hazard management
  • Patient triage/prioritisation
  • CPR with equipment such as airway and oxygen
  • AED use
  • Patient monitoring
  • Managing deceased patients
  • Medical or trauma conditions changes
  • Moving patients/extrication
Quick facts

Ideal for surf lifesavers, ski patrollers, and others who need to treat patients in more isolated locations before handing them over to ambulance and hospital crews

More than 50% of the course is hands-on

Qualification requirement for an advanced workplace first-aider that’s good for 2 years

Take our PHEC Refresher course within 2 years of completing this course for a cost and two-day time saving re-certification


Request a private or customised course

Need a private booking for your large group or organisation? Want a course like this that covers scenarios related to your workplace or industry?

Click below to get started or call us on 0800 ST JOHN (0800 785 646).

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