HLTAID013 Provide First Aid in Remote or Isolated Site

HLTAID013 Provide First Aid in Remote or Isolated Site

HLTAID013 Provide First Aid in Remote and Isolated Site is an essential course for people who work in remote and isolated areas. It is also suitable for outdoor educators, Duke of Edinburgh’s Award staff, Camp staff, PDHPE staff, Agricultural and Forestry staff etc.

You will learn the knowledge and skills required to provide a first aid response in situations where medical assistance is likely to be delayed.

The unit was developed in line with Australian Resuscitation Council (ARC) guidelines.

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Course Code:


Course Title:

Provide First Aid in remote or isolated site

Age Requirement:

Suitable for 16 years or above

Course Cost:


Mode of Delivery:

Online learning plus face-to-face classroom training and assessment


Blended course over 2 days with:

  • Online learning prior to face-to-face training (approximately 2-3 hours *)
  • Face-to-face training and assessment (16 hours *)

* Duration is dependent on the learning ability. If the online learning is not completed prior to the face-to-face training, it will then be required to be completed on the day.


Mutiple Choice online, practical CPR demonstration and skills scenario-based assessment.


On completion students will receive a nationally recognised Statement of Attainment for the following units:

  • HLTAID013 Provide First Aid in remote or isolated site - Valid for 3 years.
  • HLTAID011 Provide First Aid - Valid for 3 years.
  • HLTAID010 Provide Basic Emergency Life Support - Valid for 3 years.
  • HLTAID009 Provide Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation - Valid for 1 year.

Course Content:

This course covers skills and knowledge in the following areas:

  • Prepare equipment for first aid response in remote or isolated site.
  • Assess the emergency situation.
  • Apply appropriate first aid procedures including performing cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR).
  • Communicate details of the incident, such as conveying incident details to emergency services and completing an incident report.
  • Coordinate evacuation and first aid activities until assistance arrives.
  • Reviewing the incident including recognising the possible psychological impacts on self and other rescuers and seek help when required.


If you have a limitation that may affect your ability to complete the course, please call us to discuss prior to booking.