First Aid


Provide First Aid in remote or isolated site

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This course is designed to equip you with the necessary skills to confidently handle first aid emergencies in remote or isolated environments where medical help is not readily available.

Whether you are an emergency responder or a member of an outdoor-based team, remote first aid skills are essential if you operate in isolated settings. HERO provides training that is tailored to meet the needs of teams that venture into remote areas. You will learn how to address trauma care, medical emergencies, environmental hazards, and effective communication in remote first-aid situations. By completing this course, you will gain the skills and confidence to manage emergencies in off-the-grid locations.

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Remote first aid can be valuable for professionals in remote environments and outdoor enthusiasts, including:

  • Search and rescue personnel
  • Emergency services personnel
  • Council workers
  • Oil rig workers and mining engineers
  • Adventure and wilderness guides
  • Mountain climbers, hikers, bikers and other outdoor enthusiasts

These individuals often find themselves far from traditional medical facilities. Accidents happen in sports and high-demand working environments, making remote first aid a necessity for survival.

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Your team will learn how to:

  • Understand ARC guidelines for first aid to infants, children, and adults.
  • Identify incident hazards and minimise risks.
  • Follow infection control procedures.
  • Understand legal and community considerations, including duty of care.
  • Recognise CPR techniques and differences for different age groups.
  • Understand signs, symptoms, and management of various conditions and injuries.
  • Know remote considerations in first aid, including communication equipment and environmental factors.

They will practice:

  • Using Australian guidelines to manage an unconscious, but breathing person.
  • Manage unconscious, non-breathing adults, infants and children, including CPR and AED use.
  • Hand over to emergency services and provide accurate incident reports.
  • Managing various first aid emergencies like anaphylaxis, asthma, bleeding, fractures, etc
  • Respond to simulated remote first aid incidents, including assessing vital signs and providing treatment.
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We provide a certification for remote first aid that’s valid for 3 years. This certification demonstrates your competence in remote first aid, making you a valuable asset in any outdoor or isolated work environment.

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Remote first aid training is a specialised program that equips individuals with the skills to provide essential first aid in remote and isolated environments. It goes beyond traditional first aid courses by addressing the unique challenges of the wilderness during outdoor activities or in remote work settings. Some topics that are only covered in remote first aid may include:

  • Assessing and treating injuries in severe conditions and with limited resources
  • Managing shock in remote settings
  • Transporting an injured person in remote areas
  • Communicating with emergency services

Remote first aid training is crucial to staying safe in isolated situations. Individuals who travel to far-flung locations for work or for leisure may encounter medical emergencies and have limited or delayed medical services. In that case, your remote first aid training can be a lifesaver.

Yes! Remote first aid is for anyone who wants to develop emergency preparedness skills, even without prior medical knowledge. Our instructors at Hero HQ will provide step-by-step guidance to help you build confidence and technical skills in first aid for remote situations.

Absolutely! The skills you acquire in remote first aid training are transferable to cities and everyday life. While the training focuses on wilderness scenarios, the principles of assessing and treating injuries, handling medical emergencies and effective communication apply everywhere else. Our training equips you to be a capable first responder in any environment.



Online Learning
Reduced Classroom Time


All face-to-face

Prac Lab

Valid For

3 Years


from $195pp
  • Nationally Recognised
  • Minimum of 10 learners per booking.

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