Non-residential course - venue 2nd Castle Hill Scout Hall. Come with everything you'd bring for a hike, and it's self catering. The course is a mix of classroom, as well as small group practical scenarios, with a focus on dealing with emergencies in a remote setting. This course covers 2 units, SISOFLD004 and SISXEMR002; you must have current HLTAID011 Provide 1st Aid as a prerequisite.
SISOFLD004 Provide First Aid in Remote Locations, is very useful to those who will be providing first aid in remote settings within the outdoor recreation sector This may include those undertaking a leadership role in outdoor recreation activities, such as bushwalking or other guided activities in remote locations. This may also include those working for private outdoor adventure companies, volunteer organisations, not for profit organisations or government agencies. This unit is delivered through the First Aid RTO H&A Training.
SISXEMR002 Coordinate Emergency Response: This unit describes the performance outcomes, skills and knowledge required to coordinate a response to an emergency situation. The unit focuses on assessing emergency situations, implementing an emergency action plan, and coordinating a prompt and effective response. This unit applies to individuals designated as safety officers during a specific indoor or outdoor activity at locations such as camp sites, training areas and other outdoor sites; or Activity Guides.