ERGT Australia’s Advanced Resuscitation (Adv Resus) is designed for workers who may be required to provide advanced resuscitation, in a range of situations, including community and workplace settings.
On completion of the course they will be able to confidently deal with a first aid situation where the casualty is unconscious and not breathing, and to perform CPR in line with the Australian Resuscitation Council (ARC) Guidelines. In addition they will have the skills and knowledge required to use specialised oxygen equipment when providing resuscitation.
This course is available through corporate group bookings at our Perth, Melbourne & Darwin Safety Training Centres. Please enquire for more information.
The expected learning outcomes for the Nationally Recognised Training unit HLTAIDOO7 Provide advanced resuscitation are:
- Respond to an emergency situation
- Perform advanced resuscitation
- Communicate details of the incident
- Evaluate the incident and own performance
Training Standard Pre-requisites
There are no training standard pre-requisites for this course.
ERGT Required Skills and Knowledge
There are no ERGT required skills and knowledge applicable for this course.
ERGT Desired Skills and Knowledge
A current first aid qualification including HLTAID001 Provide cardiopulmonary resuscitation or equivalent.
Structure & Assessment
This course is delivered in a classroom and simulated workplace/industry environment using presentations, hands-on practical training exercises and equipment familiarisation. Trainees are assessed during written and practical assessments as well as verbal questions which are linked to practical demonstrations.
Medical and Health Standards
A medical certificate is not required for this course, however a health questionnaire and declaration of fitness will be required at course registration. Please contact ERGT for any concerns regarding completion of practical training and assessment requirements and to discuss options for reasonable adjustments.
A government issued photo identification and valid USI is required for course registration.
The Australian Resuscitation Council (ARC) recommends these skills are refreshed annually. Please see the ARC Guideline 10.1 for reference.
Authority / Regulator
Nationally Recognised Training is regulated by the Australian Skills Quality Authority (ASQA), which is the national regulator for Australia’s vocational education and training sector.