Health Sector

First Aid is one of the most important skills anyone can have, whether it's for the workplace, the home or family.

BCAL is proud to offer high-quality First Aid and Health Sector training that can help you save a life.

CPR Update

Accredited Unit: HLTAID009 Provide Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation

Cardiac arrest is a medical emergency. It needs urgent medical care. Someone who is unconscious and not breathing normally needs a person who can recognise, asses and preform CPR, quickly and confidently. This can help improve the chance of survival.


In the CPR & AED course you will learn skills in line with the Australian Resuscitation Council guidelines:

  • How to perform "Push only" CPR

  • How to apply and operate an AED

  • What to do if a person vomits/regurgitates

  • Rotation of 1 st Aiders with minimal delay of compressions

 

You will also learn

 

  • How to take accurate details to handover to emergency services

  • How to recognize and seek support for any psychological impact on yourself and others involved.


**Participants must have to physical capability to perform 2 minutes of uninterrupted continual CPR on the ground**

COURSE DETAILS

Tuesday, Aug 30

6:30pm - 9:30pm

 


Fee:  $70 ($60 conc.)  

 

First Aid Level One

Accredited Unit: HLTAID010 Provide Basic Emergency Life Support (incorporates CPR)

Knowledge, skills and confidence can help save a persons life.

In the Basic Life Skills course, you will learn:

 

  • How to perform “push only” CPR

  • How to apply and operate an AED

  • How to administer an Autoinjector Epi-Pen for Anaphylaxis

  • How to administer Asthma medication

  • How to help someone with an Airway obstruction

  • How to help someone with non-life threatening bleeding and shock

  • What to do if someone has a chest/Abdominal injury

  • What to do if someone has a head/Spinal injury

  • How to help someone suffering from a seizure or stroke

You will also learn:

 

  • How to take accurate details for handover to emergency services

  • How to recognize and seek support for psychological impact to yourself and others involved


**Participants must have the physical capacity to perform continual CPR for 2 minutes on the ground**

COURSE DETAILS

​Tue & Thu, Aug 2 & 4

or

Tue & Thu, Aug 30 & Sep 1
6:30pm - 9:30pm 


Fee:  $100 ($90 conc.)

First Aid Level Two

Accredited Unit: HLTAID011 Provide First Aid (Incorporates CPR & First Aid Level 1)

Skills, Knowledge and confidence in line with Legal and community consideration and Australian Resuscitation Council guidelines.

This course teaches how to recognize and provide immediate and
effective First Aid treatment to any person suffering a sudden injury or illness

 

In this course you will learn:

  • How to perform “push only” CPR

  • How to apply and operate an AED

  • How to administer an Autoinjector Epi-Pen for Anaphylaxis

  • How to administer Asthma medication

  • How to help someone with an Airway obstruction

  • How to help someone with non-life threatening bleeding and shock

  • What to do if someone has a chest/Abdominal injury

  • What to do if someone has a head/Spinal injury

  • How to help someone suffering from a seizure or stroke

  • What to do in Bites and stings and envenomation

  • How to bandage an injury

  • How to help someone with a fracture, sprain or strain

  • What to do for an eye, ear or nose injuries

 

You will also learn:

  • How to take accurate details for handover to emergency services

  • How to recognize and seek support for psychological impact to yourself and others involved

 

**Participants must have the physical capabilities to perform 2 minutes continual CPR on the ground**

COURSE DETAILS

​4 evenings, Tues & Thurs
Aug 2 - 13

6:30pm - 9:30pm 

or

4 evenings, Tues & Thurs
Aug 30 - Sept 8

6:30pm - 9:30pm 

Fee: $180 ($170 conc.)
 

First Aid Level Two UPDATE

Accredited Unit: HLTAID011 Provide First Aid (Incorporates CPR & First Aid Level 1)

​This is the 3-yearly update for holers of a current or recently expired First Aid Level 2 certification.

1-day update course. Included online theory component.

COURSE DETAILS

Friday, Aug 5

9am - 4pm


Fee:  $130 ($120 conc.)
 

First Aid for Teachers & Carers

First Aid course which includes all of Level 2 plus additional information in Asthma and Anaphylaxis Mangement for people working in education or child care.

Accredited Unit: HLTAID012 Provide an emergency first aid response in an education and care setting

COURSE DETAILS

5 evenings, Tues & Thurs 

Aug 2 - 16

6:30pm - 9:30pm


Fee:  $220 ($200 conc.)

Asthma & Anaphylaxis Management

Accredited units:

22556VIC - Course in the Management of Asthma Risks and Emergencies in the Workplace    
22578VIC - Course in First Aid Management of Anaphylaxis

Provides the skills and knowledge necessary to deliver blue reliever medication in an asthma attack. Addresses current best practice in anaphylaxis management, ensuring workplaces are competent to perform an allergy risk assessment of their workplace environment.

COURSE DETAILS

Tuesday, Aug 16
6:30pm - 9:30pm


Fee:  $70 ($60 conc.)

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"It was the most funny, enjoyable and engaging class I have ever attended.
The trainer delivering the course was fantastic!"

2022 CPR student

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