The First Aid Level 1 evening course is ideal for those who want to limit the amount of time away from the workplace or need to fit around their work shifts or want more flexibility.
  • For anyone who wants to learn basic first aid or needs to refresh their first aid qualification
  • Minimum qualification requirement for a workplace first aider
  • Helps your workplace to meet health and safety standards
  • Includes NZQA unit standards 6401, 6402 (or on request 26551, 26552)

Your foundation for first aid
This basic first aid course is the standard training recommended for workplace first aid providers. It’s also good for anybody who wants to be able to help during a medical emergency. Medical emergencies related to ill health or an accident can happen anywhere at any time – this course will ensure you know what to do.

What you'll gain
The course emphasises practical skills in a fun and interactive learning environment. On completion you will:

  • be able to recognise life-threatening situations.
  • be able to offer vital assistance before more experienced help arrives.
  • be ready to advance your first aid training to the next level.

Topics covered

  • Scene assessment
  • Safety
  • CPR
  • Chest pain (e.g. heart attack)
  • Dislocations
  • How to use an AED (automated external defibrillator)
  • Broken bones
  • Burns
  • Soft tissue injury
  • Asthma
  • Stroke
  • Seizures
  • Bleeding

Need a refresher?
If your current first aid certificate is more than two years old, this is the ideal refresher course.   

Fee $179.00 (incl. GST)
Duration 12:30pm to 9:30pm
NZQA Units 6401, 6402 (or by special arrangement 26551, 26552)

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