- Online learning and 5.5hrs in class
Modified delivery method to comply with COVID-19 restrictions. You must arrive 15 minutes prior to class start time for screening and hygiene procedures.
The course provides the skills and knowledge required to use specialised equipment in the provision of resuscitation. Training is conducted using the Oxy-Viva 3 Resuscitator or similar.
Who this course is recommended for
• People who may be required to use specialised equipment to provide resuscitation in a range of complex situations.
This course includes online learning and 6 hours of practical training and assessment. Completion of online learning is required prior to arrival at the class. Please click on the More Info button below for further details.
St John WA follows ARC Guideline 10.1 Basic Life Support Training which recommends all those trained in CPR should refresh their CPR skills at least annually.
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**This course is not available to international students (this includes dependants who are in Australia under the holder of the International Student Visa)
Prior to attending the course, participants are sent a link to complete mandatory online learning and assessment by reading the Participant Guide and successfully answering 57 knowledge quiz questions, at their own pace. This must be completed prior to attending the practical session unless there are extenuating circumstances. In this situation the participant must advise the Trainer and Assessor on arrival to the practical session.
The practical session includes 2 hours of demonstration, practise and assessment of advanced resuscitation skills including the confirmation of knowledge gained in the online learning. Participants must perform uninterrupted CPR for at least 2 minutes on an infant and adult manikin on the floor, use an AED and demonstrate 2 minutes of dual operator CPR using a bag-valve-mask to ventilate. Participants must respond to simulated emergency scenarios which include:
- using oxygen equipment at the correct flow rates;
- using a suction device; and
- Selecting and inserting an oropharyngeal airway adjunct.
On successful completion of all assessments, participants will receive a nationally accredited Statement of Attainment.
Participants who may require additional support to complete this course are encouraged to call the Contact Centre to discuss available options.
The HLTAID007 Provide advanced resuscitation Unit of Competency standard requires a level of physical ability to meet the evidence requirements for assessment. These standards relate to the level of performance required to provide resuscitation and respond to an emergency situation where there may be risk to life.
Due to the potential risk to health and safety where a nominated first aider, or worker with duty of care, does not have the ability to perform resuscitation and/or first aid to the performance standard it is not appropriate to issue a statement of attainment to students who are physically unable to meet the assessment requirements.
As St John WA RTO is not CRICOS registered, this course is not available to international students (or dependants) in Australia on an International Student Visa. If this applies to you, please call the St John WA Contact Centre 08 9334 1233 to discuss available options.
Unit(s) of Competency
There are no formal qualifications associated with this course.
This course also encompassess the following unit of competency:
- HLTAID001 Provide cardiopulmonary resuscitation.