Provide Advanced Resuscitation – HLTAID007

$175 per person or contact us for Group Rates

Provide Advanced Resuscitation (HLTAID007)

Through the combination of theory and practical training this Provide Advanced Resuscitaiton course provides participants with the confidence and competence to maintain life of an unconscious casualty including safe use of oxygen therapy equipment on conscious and unconscious casualties.

 

 

Designed For
Advanced Resuscitation training is recommended for participants who may be required to use specialised equipment to provide resuscitation in a range of situations.

Pre-Requisites 
There is no pre-requisite for this training.

Delivery Mode
Online and Face to face

Assessment
Participants must have the ability to read and write English and be able to perform practical and theoretical assessment as required.

Course Details 
Bookings:

  • Where: Unit 2, 84 Solomon Road, Jandakot WA 6164 or at your site. Please contact our office for group bookings.
  • Duration: 6 hours
  • Time: 8.00am to 2.00pm
  • Dress: Clean standard work wear, enclosed safety shoes, long shirt and pants

Course Outline

State/Territory regulations, first aid codes of practice and workplace procedures including:

  • ARC guidelines relevant to provision of CPR
  • guidelines of Australian national peak clinical bodies
  • safe work practices to deal with risks and potential hazards including manual handling, hazardous substances, dangerous goods and chemicals
  • infection control principles and procedures, including use of standard precautions
  • requirements for currency of skill and knowledge

legal, workplace or community considerations including:

  • awareness of potential need for stress-management techniques and available support following an emergency situation
  • capabilities of emergency management services
  • consent
  • duty of care requirements
  • importance of debriefing
  • legal requirements of administration of medication and the rights and responsibilities of the First Aider in the workplace regarding medication
  • own skills and limitations
  • privacy and confidentiality requirements
  • respectful behaviour towards a casualty

considerations when performing resuscitation  including:

  • airway obstruction due to body position
  • appropriate duration and cessation of CPR
  • appropriate use of an AED
  • assessment and interpretation of vital signs (respirations, temperature and pulse)
  • benefits, contraindications and complications with the use of an oropharyngeal airway
  • chain of survival
  • how to conduct a visual and verbal secondary survey assessment
  • standard precautions

considerations when providing supplementary oxygen, including:

  • benefits, contraindications and complications of providing oxygen to a casualty and of providing suction during the application of advanced resuscitation techniques
  • complications with the use of a bag-valve-mask device and suitable strategies to minimise these
  • selection and operation of oxygen masks and other appropriate delivery devices

basic anatomy, physiology and toxicology as it relates to the provision of advanced resuscitation, including:

  • basic electrical activity associated with normal and abnormal heart rhythm
  • how to recognise a person is not breathing normally
  • relevant organs of the cardio pulmonary system and their operation
  • response/level of consciousness
  • upper airway and effect of positional change

methods for cleaning, replenishing, recharging and maintaining resuscitation and oxygen equipment including:

  • actions to rectify problems
  • procedures to ensure operational readiness
  • storage, cleaning, decontamination and safe disposal of consumables
  • troubleshooting to identify minor and major faults

Upon Completion
Upon successful completion of this course, each participant will receive a nationally recognised Statement of Attainment and wallet sized card for:

  • HLTAID001 Provide cardiopulmonary resuscitation
  • HLTAID007 Provide advanced resuscitation.

Please call 94178888 or email admin@stp.net.au to book or enquire about this course.