On 04/06/2014 RTO’s received the following information from ASQA. This email is to notify you that the end of the transition period for the units listed in Column A below has been extended until the 30th October 2014. As you currently have one or more of these units of competency explicitly listed on your scope…

Congratulations to the winners of our introductory membership prizes. View the video to see if you're a winner! First Prize from NIFAT AED Trainer & Laerdal Little Anne CPR Manikin Second Prize from The First Aid Shop Laerdal Baby Anne and Dixie Pro Backpack Third Prize From Everyday leaning 25 First Aid Manuals and a…

Recently the Australian Resuscitation Council has updated the following guideline. Guideline 4 Airway Guideline 9.2.2 Stroke Guideline 9.2.5 First Aid for Asthma  Guideline 9.3.2 Resuscitation of the Drowning Victim Click the appropriate guideline to be directed to the ARC website.

Thank you to Jill for submitting the following question: I'm about to start delivering remote first aid and was wondering if you are able to provide some further information regarding the rule of three’s? i.e. 3 minutes without oxygen etc. This was something I learnt a few years ago when I took part in a wilderness first aid course.…

Over the last couple of weeks we have received requests from members to use the NIFAT membership logo to show affiliation with the National institute of First Aid Trainers. Following these requests we have introduced this service to individual and corporate members. The use of such logos must meet the Terms and Conditions of use…

How much  pre-enrolment information do you have available to learners? Are they informed about the physical requirements of CPR assessments? Making learners aware of the types of assessments they are required to undertake is a must for all RTO's, this allows the learner to make an informed decision about undertaking training with you. One of…