This qualification has been designed to offer a clear pathway from a Certificate II in Medical Service First Response to a Diploma of Paramedical Science. This qualification reflects the role of first medical response workers or volunteers who provide initial care to patients. These people provide first aid and emergency responses in the pre-hospital/out-of hospital environment.

Developed in conjunction with national and international industry experts and delivered by trainers who are exceptional in their depth of knowledge and real life experience.

This qualification provides a strong medical response skill-set to a mine rescue team member and has long been considered an industry standard.
Occupational titles may include:
  • Community based first responder
  • Emergency medical responder
  • Workplace first responder
  • Emergency Response Team Member
Core Units (5 units)
  • CHCDIV001 Work with diverse people
  • HLTAID011 Provide first aid
  • HLTINF001 Comply with infection prevention and control policies and procedures
  • HLTWHS002 Follow safe work practices for direct client care
  • HLTWHS006 Manage personal; stresses in the work environment
Relevant electives (4 units)
  • HLTAID014 Provide advanced first aid
  • BSBMED301 Interpret and apply medical terminology appropriately
  • HLTWHS005 Conduct manual tasks safely
  • HLTAAP001 Recognise healthy body systems
There are no entry requirements for this qualification.
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Industry/Corporate requiring upskilled workers are arranged by individual quotation.

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