Capital Coast First Aid Level 3 Course


This 3 day course refines all of the skills already learnt in the previous levels plus extends the lifeguard in their knowledge of drowning physiology, circum-rescue collapse, and assessment of non-fatal drowning, scene management, advanced monitoring (pulse oximetry, blood glucose, and chest auscultation) and triage. Encompasses Unit Standards 14473 and 25412.

What you need to bring: lunch (food and drink to last the day - including Saturday evening meal - see above times), pen/pencil, togs (wet suit), towel and warm clothing. Bring wet weather gear and runners are also preferred as you will be moving around for scenarios. Bring your NZQA number to register the Unit Standards available for this course.

**Please note Sunday evening will be scenario assessment where participants may be required to be in the water for a length of time. You will also be expected to be outside at night so bring warm all weather clothing/gear (yes, even if it rains).

For more information please download the Course Flyer (pdf, 200kb)