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Remote Pre Hospital Trauma & Disaster Course NT0098

Date: 
27 August 2019 to 28 August 2019
Location: 
Alice Springs, NT

This is a 2 day course for personnel who attend pre-hospital incidents. The course provides participants with the theoretical knowledge and practical skills to safely and effectively manage trauma or disaster patients in the pre-hospital environment.

At the end of the course participants should be able to:

  • Demonstrate the assessment & effective management of a vehicle crash scene
  • Demonstrate the assessment & effective management of trapped casualties
  • Demonstrate the safe extrication of trapped casualties
  • Discuss the importance of & demonstrate working effectively within a team setting
  • Discuss how to safely approach a house when attending a call out
  • Demonstrate the triage sort & sieve, treatment & transport principles used within mass casualty incidents

SUITABLE PARTICIPANTS:

Remote Area Nurses, General Practitioners, medical & nursing professionals, retrieval specialists, Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Health Practitioners (ATSIHPs), emergency services, mine rescue and the Australian Defence Force health personnel.

COURSE COST:

Northern Territory Government staff members: $300.00 [pp incl. GST]

non Northern Territory Government staff: $600.00 [pp incl. GST]

[prices and course availability are subject to change]

REGISTRATIONS OF INTEREST CLOSE: 27 July 2019

*REGISTER AN EXPRESSION OF INTEREST - APPLICATIONS ARE SUBJECT TO REVIEW

Participants Testimonials 

"Being more knowledgeable if I was to come across an accident now. Having come across an accident recently I feel I would deal with it much better & definitely more safely!!"

"The practical exercise around MVA, extrication and safety was a highlight."

"All skills stations and scenario were fantastic and easy to understand from the instructors."

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