This course provides students with an update on incident scene management and patient assessments; the use of medical oxygen and associated equipment; and Automated External Defibrillator (AED) use.
At the end of this course, students will be able to:
The course is a combination of theoretical and practical sessions. Students are assessed continuously during the course.
A current First Aid certificate with NZQA US 6400 or US 23046 that is no older than two years and three months, or demonstrate equivalent knowledge and skills that are acceptable to Wood Training.
Theory assessment followed by practical assessment (including verbal questioning) which takes place when the student is ready/has shown that they can perform all tasks required.
Assessment will involve:
To maintain current competency, it is recommended that refresher training occurs regularly. Depending on the industry you work in this may vary. Current Wood Training recommendation is every two years.
Instructing in First Aid from mid-2006, Jon is an experienced first aid instructor. Jon’s sense of humour and on the job stories ensure engaging and relevant training whenever he delivers. Jon has extended his safety training skills over the years now also delivers our Helicopter Underwater Escape Training courses and continues to deliver training with freshness and relevance