Information on this page is for Australian residents

Duration: 
18 hours
Fees: 
$90.00

Overview

Learn how to confidently manage emergency situations and provide a first aid response to a casualty with the Workplace Level II First Aid certificate.

Short course dates and times: 
21 May 2018 9am–4pm Werribee Campus (registrations closed)
29 May 2018 9am–4pm Footscray Nicholson Campus
13 June 2018 9am–4pm Werribee Campus
20 June 2018 9am–4pm Werribee Campus
3 July 2018 9am–4pm Footscray Nicholson Campus

You will gain practical first aid skills and knowledge, including recognition and management of:

  • CPR
  • application of a Defibrillator
  • bandaging and splinting 
  • burns, poisons, bites and stings
  • head, neck and spinal injuries
  • wounds and bleeding
  • choking and shock

The course consists of 7 hours face-to-face learning plus pre-course online theory. You need to complete an eLearning program prior to attending the practical session.

This certificate is fully compliant with the Australian Skills Quality Authority and is delivered by experienced trainers.

Course contents

Students must complete all the assessment components for this unit.

To equip learners with first aid practical skills and knowledge such as: CPR, bandaging and splinting and applying the principles of first aid safety.  

Admission requirements

Meeting the minimum admission requirements does not guarantee you entry into this course.

Some courses receive more applications than the number of places available. In this situation we will also assess your education, work and other relevant experience.

Students can apply via direct application to the Polytechnic.

How to register

Phone: 1300 82 33 87
Email: vpolyshortcourses@vu.edu.au

Price is $90.00 which includes a First Aid text. The certificate is valid for three years.

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