10735NAT – Course in Disability First Aid

After extensive research and consultation with the disability sector, this course was originally established by co-founders Joel Robinson (Ambulance Attendant) and Leanne Innes of Disability First Aid (Pty Ltd). Now in partnership with Essential Skills Training, this course has been tailored to extend on traditional first aid training, providing critical skills in the following key areas:

*  CPR in a bed;
*  Seizures in a wheelchair;
*  Choking whilst in a wheelchair or bed;
*  Implementing personal evacuation plans;
*  Pressure sores and infection recognition;
*  Suicide recognition in a disability setting.

Eligibility criteria:

All participants must have a current version of the HLTAID003/HLTAID011 Provide First Aid certificate. They are also required to complete an online quiz prior to attending the workshop.

Course Duration: 1 x 6 hour workshop

Cost: $250 per person

*We reserve the right to cancel or postpone programs when minimum numbers are not met.

COVID-19 Precautions
The health and safety of our staff and students is paramount. ESTR has implemented a range of protective measures in response to the Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic.

We ask that if you have any symptoms or feel unwell, not to attend the face-to-face workshop. We would strongly recommend that you go and be tested for COVID-19, place yourself in self isolation until you return a negative result, and contact us about transferring to another workshop (when available).

All students must sign in with the NSW Government COVID App and have their temperature checked on arrival at reception. Anyone with a higher-than-normal temperature (over 37.4 °C) will be unable to attend the class and will be rescheduled at no additional cost.

Upcoming Courses

Course Start DateCourse End DateLocation
14/02/202214/02/2022Essential Skills Training and Recruitment
05/04/202205/04/2022Essential Skills Training and Recruitment
10/06/202210/06/2022Essential Skills Training and Recruitment
05/08/202205/08/2022Essential Skills Training and Recruitment
20/10/202220/10/2022Essential Skills Training and Recruitment

Cancellation Policy

*We reserve the right to cancel or postpone programs when minimum numbers are not met.