The First Aid Emergency Handbook, 5th edn, provides a quick and accurate summary of first aid for a range of everyday emergencies. Whether you are at home, in sport or recreation, or in the workplace the Handbook should be within easy reach.
The information in the First Aid Emergency Handbook, 5th edn, is technically correct, clearly presented and easy to use. The CPR pages have been updated in line with the revised CPR Guidelines issued by the Australian Resuscitation Council in December 2015. The Handbook is written by Ella Tyler, one of Australia’s foremost experts on first aid practice. Ella has helped make first aid information understandable and accessible to hundreds of thousands of Australians.
The Handbook features a separate CPR section at the front of the book which is followed by an alphabetical listing of first aid topics. At the end of the Handbook there is a section on skills and procedures, with topics such as infection control and bandaging techniques. When you see the book you will understand why the Handbook is the only book to win the coveted Australian Design Award.
The First Aid Emergency Handbook, 5th edn, is the book of choice for trainers and safety officers. It helps trainers explain what they are teaching and the tabbed format makes the information easy to find and reference. A PowerPoint Presentation has been developed for first aid trainers for use with the First Aid Emergency Handbook. A Workbook with exercises for trainers and students is also available.
The First Aid Emergency Handbook, 5th edn, is compliant with HLTAID001, HLTAID002 and HLTAID003.