Course Information

SISSS00126 Wilderness First Aid

Course Description
This course is for those personnel who may be required to coordinate an emergency and first aid response to a casualty in a remote or isolated setting.

The recommended industry standard to maintain current competency is for this course to be refreshed every 3 years, with the CPR component to be refreshed annually.

Course Content
This course requires the successful completion of:

  • HLTAID011 Provide first aid
  • SISOFLD004 Provide first aid in remote locations
  • SISXEMR002 Coordinate emergency responses

Nationally Recognised Training (NRT) under the Australian Quality Training Framework (AQTF).

Certification Type
Statement of Attainment.

Course Fee
$750 ex GST

$450 ex GST for a recertification.

Entry Requirements
Students must:

  • Be at least 18 years old at the time of enrolment.
  • Have an email address and access to a computer with an internet connection.
  • Have good language, literacy, and numeracy skills.
  • Complete a Pre-course Evaluation conducted by Group 314 to determine suitability for the course.
  • Be prepared to participate in realistic first aid scenarios.

4 days plus, either:

  • An e-learning module prior, OR
  • A current first aid certificate.

2 days for a re-certification.

Training Strategy
This course is conducted in two modules:

  • One day of e-learning for those that don't have a current first aid certificate.
  • Four days of practical workshop.

Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL)
Available for refresher courses.

Refer to the Group 314 RPL Policy for more information at
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Credit Transfer
Available. Applicable certificates must be provided to Group 314 prior to the commencement of training.

Refer to the Group 314 Credit Transfer Policy for more information at
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Assessment Strategy
This course requires students to complete a variety of assessment activities.

Assessment activities include:

  • Written knowledge assessments.
  • Conduct of scenarios.
  • Practical skills assessment.

Courses are conducted field locations around Australia.

Accommodation is normally basic camping in field locations.

More About This Course
More information about this course is available on the Australian Government Training website at
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More information about Group 314, including company policies and other general student information, is available at Click here

If you would like to discuss this course with a Group 314 representative, please email or phone 1300 448 779.

Enrolment will be commenced at the Group 314 Head Office. Students will receive an email containing instructions for the completion of enrolment.

Why study with us

  • The practical application of skills and knowledge is important to us.
  • Our trainers and assessors have vast amounts of industry experience.
  • Prior learning is recognised to avoid unnecessary effort.
  • Courses are customised to suit individual and organisational needs.
  • We will help as much as we can.
  • There are no unexpected charges and payment plans are offered.

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