Be prepared. Gain your first aid qualification through North Coast Community College to be equipped with the skills and knowledge useful at home and in the workplace. If you gained your first aid qualification in 2015, you’ll need to renew this year. All first aid certificates expire three years from the date of issue. Our one day course is completed by flexible delivery in many locations and is WorkCover approved.
This course targets the provision of first aid response to infants, children and adults. The unit applies to educators and support staff working within an education and care setting who are required to respond to a first aid emergency, including asthmatic and anaphylactic emergencies.
Each year 1 in 5 Australians will experience a mental illness. Many people are not knowledgeable or confident to offer assistance. Physical first aid is accepted and widespread in our community, however most do not cover mental health problems.
Mental illnesses often start in adolescence or early adulthood and it is important to detect problems early to ensure the young person is properly treated and supported.