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Geraldton First Aid Training
Skills Up Training are your Geraldton First Aid Course provider. Skills Up Training Provider delivers First Aid and Resuscitation courses on behalf of Royal Life Saving WA (The Royal Life Saving Society Western Australia, RTO code 0854). Students attending a course delivered by Skills Up will be issued their qualification by Royal Life Saving WA as the Registered Training Organisation. We provide a range of First Aid training programs that are delivered by our professional staff. These courses are up to date, easy to follow and are applicable for all participants who have never attended a First Aid course and wish to upskill, as well as those needing to renew their qualifications.
In our vast country almost half a million people are hospitalised every year due to injury and the latest statistics state that only one in five people have the basic skills and ability to save a life.
A causality suffering from a cardiac arrest has an estimated 80% chance of survival if a Defibrillator (AED) is applied within 1 minute. In our Skills up courses we have Training Defibrillators to ensure confidents in the application of these life saving devices.
More than half of all Australian children injuries occur around the home. Injury has replaced disease as the biggest cause of fatalities in our children. The leading injuries are falls, transport (cars/bikes, skateboards etc.) poisoning and then burns/scolds. Skills up offer Child Care providers with the practical skills, ability and knowledge to confidently attend a first aid incident including Asthma emergencies, Anaphylaxis shock, common injuries and CPR.
There were over 617.000 hospitalised cases funded by works compensation in Australia from 2006 to 2014 with 72% involving males and 96% of those aged between 15 to 64 years of age. Making the need for First Aid knowledge in the work place vital.
Skills up are a First Aid Course Provider based in Geraldton, Western Australia’s Mid-West. We offer flexible training programs as required by all our clients and can travel to you in remote locations through out Western Australia. We offer training courses on week days, weekends and evenings in Geraldton to suit the diverse needs of our clients in our busy modern age. This allows people to have the opportunity to develop a valued life skill.
*Statistics sourced from Australian Government websites.