Essential First Aid

  • Cost: $155
  • Duration: 8 hours (1 day)

Perfect for low risk workplaces – this one day classroom course prepares you for responding to the most common emergency situations.

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This course covers
• safe scene management
• cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR)
• airway obstruction
• control of severe bleeding
• safe side positioning
• common first aid conditions and how to respond to them
• assessment of emergency situations
• adult, child and infant resuscitation and choking (CPRL2)
• bleeding, shock, fractures, sprains, burns, poisoning

On successful completion of this course you will be awarded a New Zealand Red Cross first aid certificate.

Time commitment: 8 hours (1 day) classroom learning

Valid for: 2 Year(s)


NZQA Unit Standards: 06401, 06402

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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