First aid is immediate care provided to a sick or injured person before the arrival of advance medical care using resources available.
The Department aims to be the leading training provider in Fiji, in order to Preserve Life / Prevent Further Injuries & Promote Recovery.
The first-aid provider in the workplace or community is someone who is trained in the delivery of initial first aid techniques, using a limited amount of equipment to perform a primary assessment. (Low Tech / Low Waste / Local Resource Available). The purpose of the training is to create awareness and share skills and knowledge on saving lives and also to build in confidences to be ready to act during the time of emergencies whenever needed.
FRCS – List of First Aid Trainings
|Course||Duration||Fee||FNU Grants Claimable (Yes or No)|
|Pacific First Aid & CPR||2 Days||$50.00 per person||Yes|
|Mind That Child||2 Days||$55.00 per person||Yes|
|CPR Refresher||1 Day||$37.50 per person||Yes|
|First Aid & Water Safety||3 Days||$80.00 per person||Yes|
|First Aid in Sports||3 Days||$80.00 per person||Yes|
|Elementary First Aid||3 Days||$50.00 per person||Yes|
|Trauma First Aid||1 day||$50 per person||Yes|
|People Saver||6 hrs||$20.00 per Person||No|
|First Aid Awareness||1 hr||Free||No|