Comprehensive First Aid - PLUS

  • Cost: $275
  • Duration: 16 hours (2 days)

Comprehensive First Aid – PLUS is a 16 hour course. The perfect course for those managing workplace health and safety across all industries. You’ll go beyond the basics in first aid learning; with additional modules on advanced skills, risk assessment, management and compliance.

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Comprehensive First Aid – PLUS is a 16 hour course and includes unit standards 6402, 6401, 6400 and 25411 demonstrate knowledge of an AED total of 5 NZQA credits
This course covers:
• assessment of emergency situations
• adult, child and infant resuscitation and choking
• bleeding, shock, fractures, sprains and head injuries
• hypothermia, burns and poisoning
• medical emergencies, including asthma, diabetes and epilepsy
• how to manage complex medical and traumatic emergency care situations
• how to identify first aid hazards and risks in the workplace
• assess illness and injury
• jaw thrust technique and use of a pocket mask
• overhead CPR
• when and how to use an AED
• basic techniques for lifting and moving

On successful completion of this course you will be awarded a New Zealand Red Cross first aid certificate.
This course exceeds the Department of Labour’s - First Aid for Workplaces - A Good Practice Guide (September 2009)

Time commitment: 16 hours (2 days)

Valid for: 2 Year(s)


NZQA Unit Standards: 06400, 06401, 06402, 25411

If supplied with a valid NZQA ID number, New Zealand Red Cross will lodge these credits for you on successful completion of the course.

This course also meets the Department of Labours - First Aid for Workplaces - A Good Practice Guide (September 2009) and all NZQA First Aid training requirements.

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