Advanced resuscitation

Nationally Recognised Training

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.

$175.00

Advanced resuscitation and oxygen therapy support

HLTAID011 Provide First Aid is a pre-requisite for this unit of competency.

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Note: As of Saturday 30th October all students visiting our public training venues must present evidence they are fully vaccinated, or provide evidence of a medical exemption. For information about how to provide proof visit https://www.coronavirus.vic.gov.au/get-your-covid-19-vaccine-certificate#how-to-get-your-proof-of-vaccination.

Updated 27 October 2021

For the continued safety of staff and students in line with the reopening roadmap, the following measures are in place:

  • As of Saturday 30th October all students visiting our public training venues must present evidence they are fully vaccinated, unless they have evidence of a medical exemption
  • All students are required to wear masks in classes, both public and onsite
  • All staff have been fully vaccinated against COVID
  • We strongly encourage COVD vaccination for students
  • Vaccinations will be required for students from 26th November onwards at our public classes, this date is likely to be brought forward
  • PPE including masks and gloves are available at our public classes for students
  • Small class sizes apply to ensure density requirements are met
  • No contact first aid training: this means students will not be required to practice first aid techniques on other students or staff, only on themselves or a manikin. For example bandaging, CPR, recovery position and use of EpiPens will not be conducted on others. Students will be directed not to breathe into a manikin at this time.
  • Increased cleaning of our equipment after every class
  • Alcohol based hand sanitiser is available throughout the venue for use upon arrival, during class and departure
  • We discard all bandages, dressings or other class consumables at the end of the class and they are not re-used

Importantly, those who meet the following criteria should not attend any St John Ambulance Training course:

  • Those who are unwell or experiencing any flu-like symptoms
  • Those who have been diagnosed positive for COVID-19 in the last 14 days before their course.
  • Those who have been in close contact with someone who has tested positive for COVID-19 in the last 14 days before their course.
  • Those who have visited an exposure site in the last 14 days before their course.

Those who are diagnosed with a confirmed case of COVID-19 within 14 days after attending their St John training course must advise St John Ambulance Victoria immediately on 1300 360 455

For a limited time only, all First Aid training will come with access to our Infection Control eLearning course that participants can complete online in just 45 minutes.

Students will receive a link to the course on their student readiness page.

This course provides practical advice for you and your workplace teams to follow to help reduce the spread of infection such as Coronavirus.

Learn how to use specialised resuscitation equipment. Training is conducted using the Oxy-Viva 3 Resuscitator or similar.

The course topics include management of the unconscious non-breathing person, administration of oxygen for therapy in a resuscitation scenario and First Aid equipment maintenance.

This course is taught by St John trainers with over 100 years of combined experience and backgrounds in Nursing, Education and Leadership. They are ready to share their experience and passion with you that creates confidence to perform first aid should you ever need to.

1 day Face to Face

Course Outline

This course covers the following:

  • Management of an unconscious, non-breathing casualty, including single rescuer and two-rescuer CPR
  • Use of an Automated External Defibrillator (AED)
  • Administration of oxygen therapy
  • Management of life-threatening bleeding, including the use of tourniquets and haemostatic dressings
  • Assessing vital signs
  • Maintenance of resuscitation and oxygen therapy equipment

Statements of attainment

On successful completion of this course you will be issued a statement of attainment in

  • HLTAID009 Provide cardiopulmonary resuscitation
  • HLTAID015 Provide advanced resuscitation and oxygen therapy

St John recommends, as per the First Aid in the Workplace Code of Practice and the Australian Resuscitation Council guidelines, that first aid skills are renewed every 3 years and resuscitation skills (HLTAID009/HLTAID015) are renewed every 12 months.

A successful outcome for this statement of attainment will be determined by a range of different assessment methods including written assessment (questionnaire), observation of simulated and practical activities etc.

You will be required to demonstrate CPR on a manikin on the floor.

As a pre-requisite for this course, students must have completed HLTAID011 Provide First Aid

Training Cancellations / Refund Policy: Refunds will not be issued for cancellations made less than 5 business days prior to the start of your course. If you wish to cancel, you must contact St John 1300 360 455 or emailing customer.service@stjohnvic.com.au at least 5 working days prior to the commencement of the course to be eligible for a refund of the course fees. Full terms and conditions can be found here.

Why train with St John?

WE'VE GOT YOU COVERED - St John are the largest provider of First Aid Training in Victoria. We have First Aid Training available in more locations than any other provider.

FLEXIBILITY - With the flexibility to train onsite at our facilities or at your workplace, we can train you and your business wherever and whenever it suits you – 24 hours a day, 365 days a year!

QUALITY - A training experience you can trust to be delivered to the same high standards by our passionate trainers, wherever and whenever training is completed.

WE GIVE BACK TO THE COMMUNITY - St John is a self-funded not for profit. Our earnings go towards community programs which equip and prepare people to save lives.

Our trainer was enthusiastic, inclusive, patient and gave clear communication. He was encouraging and gave useful guidance in practical tasks.
Zaiga Finnis

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