People credited with this unit standard are able to: identify common emergencies and pre-trip emergency planning for an outdoor activity; demonstrate initial response to emergency care management situations in the outdoors; assess and manage the patient’s condition in line with current first aid practices and cultural considerations; secure and transport the patient; and make an evacuation plan for the patient (and/or the group) from the outdoor location to outside help.
Outdoor First Aid
Duration 2 days
Price $325.00 ex GST per person
Unit Standard 424
Unit Standard 6400
Practical and theory lessons covering the following topics:
- Environmental conditions and management
- Accident site managment
- Patient assessment
- CPR and basic life support
- AED use
- Fracture assessment and treatment
- Spinal assessment and treatment
- Common medical conditions.
6400: 6401, 6402
The course requires a level of fitness to demonstrate competency for the skill being trained.
Assess and manage an emergency care situation during an outdoor recreation activity
Manage first aid in an emergency situation
Number of attendees
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