Advanced Resuscitation aims to provide participants with the necessary skills, knowledge and applications to use advanced resuscitation techniques. It is specifically designed for individuals wishing to safely administer oxygen by facemask or mechanical resuscitator to a breathing or non-breathing casualty.
6 -8 hours (full course)
On successfully completing the training and assessment, participants will obtain a nationally accredited Statement of Attainment in the following units of competency:
- HLTAID001 – Provide cardiopulmonary resuscitation
- HLTAID007 – Provide advanced resuscitation
Advanced Resuscitation 12 monthly
WHO SHOULD PARTICIPATE?
- Individuals needing advanced resuscitation training
- Workplaces (large or small)
- Workplace First Aid Officers
- Businesses with medical oxygen equipment
Full course $135
For groups of 10 or more, contact ALAQ and we can put together a tailored package that suits you, your workplace and your budget.
This unit describes the skills and knowledge required to use specialised equipment in the provision of resuscitation in line with the Australian Resuscitation Council (ARC) guidelines.
This unit applies to workers who may be required to use specialised equipment to provide resuscitation in a range of complex situations, including community and workplace settings.
Specific licensing requirements relating to this competency, including requirements for refresher training, should be obtained from the relevant state/territory Work Health and Safety Regulatory Authority.
RESPOND TO AN EMERGENCY SITUATION
- Recognise an emergency situation
- Identify, assess and manage immediate hazards to health and safety of self and others
- Assess the casualty and recognise the need for advanced resuscitation response
- Assess the situation and seek assistance from emergency response services where required
PERFORM ADVANCED RESUSCITATION
- Perform cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR)
- Provide supplemental oxygen
- Display respectful behaviour towards casualty
- Obtain consent from casualty where possible
- Use available resources and equipment to make the casualty as comfortable as possible
- Monitor casualty condition and rectify issues preventing adequate treatment
COMMUNICATE DETAILS OF THE INCIDENT
- Accurately convey incident details to emergency response services
- Report details of incident in line with organisational policies
- Maintain confidentiality of records and information in line with statutory and/or organisational policies
EVALUATE THE INCIDENT
- Recognise the possible psychological impacts on self and other rescuers involved in critical incidents
- Participate in debriefing to address individual needs
- Check, maintain and clean equipment ready for future use
Download your ALAQ Participant Handbook here.