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FUN $99 First Aid Training | Defibrillator | Kits

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FIRST AID TRAINING SPECIAL $99 First Aid Accident & Emergency are an award winning, First Aid – Registered Training Organisation (RTO32508) We run daily courses on the Gold Coast in: Provide First Aid HLTAID 001 Provide CPR HLTAID 003 Low Voltage Rescue Anaphylaxis and Asthma Provide Advanced first HLTAID 006 Provide and emergency response in […]

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Why is First Aid So Important?

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It’s the situation you never think will happen to you. Someone goes into cardiac arrest right in front of you, and apart from rushing to the patient, everyone’s next response is to frantically look around at the assembled people hoping someone in the immediate vicinity knows first aid and will swoop in and take control. […]

Small child playing with open bottle of poison pills

Poisonings in Children

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Above all things, children are curious. And unfortunately the things they are curious about usually end up in their mouths. Bright colours, items that make funny sounds when you shake them (think pills in a bottle) or even a new item that is not in its usual spot are fascinating to little ones. As a […]

2 People performing Workplace First aid and CPR training on CPR dummy

Why we Train Electrical Workers in Low Voltage Rescue

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Workers burned by arc flash in switchboards In October 2018, an electrical worker received burns to his hand, neck and face from an arc flash while he was terminating cables running to a switchboard. In September 2018, an electrical worker received burns to his hands when his pliers shorted two phases while attempting to fit a […]

Neumann Contractors in training for CPR and First Aid on a job site

Is Your Workplace Heart Safe?

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We recently trained some of our favourite clients Neumann Contractors in CPR at their offices. We have been training Neumann’s for over ten years and are proud to say that we consider them a ‘Heart Safe Workplace.’ What is a Heart Safe Workplace? Heart Safe Workplaces must meet the below critera: At least one AED […]

Construction workers perform CPR and call emergency services

Defibrillators for Construction

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The Gold Coast is booming right now in construction, and with all these additional worksites comes the risk of working in medium-high risk environments. We can’t recommend enough that defibrillators should be located onsite at all construction areas. Did you know there’s only a 10 minute window for a patient to be successfully resuscitated with […]

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Mums and Babies First Aid and CPR

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As a parent, it’s vital to be aware how to handle an emergency medical situation with your baby. Burns, choking, cuts and abrasions – these are more common in a household than you think! We also cover more serious scenarios including CPR, drowning, febrile convulsions etc. Our 1 hour workshop is a must-do introduction to […]

Insructor performing CPR on resuscitation dummy

GP and Medical First Aid & CPR

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Working in a GP or medical industry office, staff would be used to dealing with patients illnesses and injuries. However, would they know what to do in an emergency situation? It’s so important that all members of a medical office environment can recognise and assist in an emergency situation. The best part is, we can […]

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A Quacker of a Story

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Learning First Aid can be vital for emergency situations with friends, family or even strangers. But it can also be extended to assist our ‘other’ family members…

Team Nike Hammer at the Kokoda Challenge

First Aid Training for 2018 Kokoda Challenge Gold Coast

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On the 14th of July, the Gold Coast Hinterland will be flooded with entrants participating in the 96 kilometre and 48 kilometre Kokoda Challenge. As is every year, there will be a range of skill levels and motivation amongst participants who endeavor to complete this grueling course. Whilst some are extremely experienced in events such […]