Wilderness First Aid – Brisbane

Wilderness First Aid – Brisbane

Equipping Outdoor Leaders for the Unexpected







7:00 am
5:00 pm
(includes lodging)
Klepper Training Academy
Simon McKechnie
1800 280 394

Course Description:

Experience the ultimate level of preparedness for your outdoor adventures with Klepper Training Academy’s SISSS00126 Wilderness First Aid course. Geared towards guides, outdoor educators, expedition leaders, or anyone working or playing in isolated or remote settings, this comprehensive training equips you with the knowledge and skills necessary to handle medical emergencies in the field.

What You’ll Learn:

  • Develop a comprehensive skill set to coordinate emergency response in remote or isolated areas.
  • Master the techniques and strategies for remote medical response and providing crucial first aid to casualties in the outdoors.
  • Learn to assess and manage injuries and illnesses in the wild, especially in situations requiring extended care until medical assistance is available or evacuation occurs.
  • Acquire critical communication skills for remote areas, ensuring effective coordination with emergency services.
  • Develop the confidence to make quick, informed decisions during emergencies, prioritising the safety and well-being of your team and participants.
  • Receive hands-on training from experienced instructors, focused on real-world scenarios and wilderness-specific first aid challenges.

Why Choose Us:

Our course isn’t just about basic first aid. It’s tailored to the unique challenges faced by outdoor professionals. The WFA course is conducted in a blended environment with a portion of the learning done electronically before arrival on the Klepper Online Learning Environment (KOLE), enabling us in the practical to focus on real-world scenarios, arming you with the ability to assess, stabilise, and transport injured individuals in wilderness settings. With SISSS00126 Wilderness First Aid, you’ll be a leader who’s ready to respond, ensuring the safety and well-being of those under your guidance.

Units of Competency:

  • HLTAID011 Provide First Aid
  • SISOFLD004 Provide first aid in remote locations
  • SISXEMR002 Coordinate emergency responses
  • HLTAID009 Provide cardiopulmonary resuscitation
  • HLTAID010 Provide basic emergency life support
  • HLTAID013 Provide First Aid in remote or isolated site
  • SISXEMR004 Coordinate emergency responses

If you’re interested in enrolling, click HERE or email hello@klepper.edu.au for more information.

Take the next step in your outdoor career – enroll today and be the ultimate wilderness first responder.

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