Sharps Handling

Course # 11124NAT

This course is designed to provide the knowledge and skills required to administer analgesics to provide pain management as part of a medically supervised first responder organisation. Personnel from emergency services, volunteer organisations or organisations that provide a medically supervised first aid service often require this unit. 

It includes identifying the need for analgesia; accessing, preparing and administering restricted pain relief such as aspirin, ibuprofen, paracetamol, methoxyflurane and Entonox to medically endorsed protocols; performing casualty handovers and completing analgesic use requirements including a Drug Register.

Units Delivered

The following units will be included in your certificate:

  • 11124NAT – Course in Safe Handling of Sharps and Infectious Waste
  • SAFSIW001 – Remove sharps and infectious waste safely

Course Delivery

This course can be delivered/assessed in the workplace or at facility organised by the training provider.

From $200 per person
Validity - 3 Years

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