On Tuesday 5 February 2019, Allens Training Sunshine Coast is delivering a HLTAID006 Provide Advanced First Aid Course in our Birtinya Training Centre at 8/10 Capital Place. This course is open to the public, and you can secure your spot in the course by booking online , or by phoning 07 5438 8888. This advanced first aid course (including CPR) course will give you the skills and knowledge required to provide an advanced first aid response, life support, management of casualties, management ...
Christmas wouldn’t be Christmas without carols – those tunes that range from the catchy, such as Jingle Bells, to the folky, such as Good King Wenceslas, to the sacred, such as Hark the Herald Angels Sing, and the beautiful, such as Silent Night. You can’t be in a shopping centre on the Sunshine Coast without hearing Bing Crosby Dreaming of a White Christmas, and any one of half a dozen artists doing the Jingle Bell Rock. All over the Sunshine Coast, there are community carols or carols unde...
Every year, the road toll statistics cause grief and shock across the country, and there seems to be a spike in fatalities during the holiday season. The statistics for Queensland road crashes have remained relatively stable in the past four years; however, in our local Sunshine Coast area during the holidays drivers need to remain attentive and careful. The ‘big three’ identified as major causes of road accidents are excessive speed, driving under the influence of alcohol or drugs, and fati...
Allens Training National Conference 2018 was a resounding success. Hosted in Caloundra at the Oaks Oasis resort, the conference attracted Allens Training trainers from far afield. The location showcased the best of the Sunshine Coast, allowing attendees a glimpse of what life is like where it is beautiful one day, perfect the next. The conference theme, the future is here … heralded the opening of a new era for Allens Training and their Partners. Speakers from a range of organisations gave p...
Snake sightings in Australia have been on the rise since the beginning of Spring. The reptiles are most active during the warmer months and brings a timely reminder to be up to date with your first aid training, especially knowing how to correctly treat snake bites. Quick administration of first aid has proven to save people’s lives. In Australia all snakes you are likely to encounter during spring and summer months can be dangerous, and the best way to steer clear of any bites, is to avoid ...
Summer’s in the air, and bluebottles are riding the waves, along with surfers and swimmers on Sunshine Coast beaches. Beach goers encountering bluebottles may experience the painful, but not deadly, sting from the trailing tentacles of this marine stinger. And Allens Training first aid courses can help you be prepared for the effects of a close encounter with this nautical creature. The bluebottle – Physalia utriculus – is commonly referred to as a type of jellyfish; however, it is not a ‘tr...
Restart a Heart Day 16 October 2018 Only 1 in 10 survive a cardiac arrest, despite all the training, increased awareness, and an increased number of Automated External Defibrillators (AEDs) in accessible locations all over Australia. Restart a Heart Day on 16 October 2018 aims to beat that by increasing the number of people across Australia knowing how to do cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR) and how to use an AED. Sudden cardiac arrest occurs when the heart unexpectedly and suddenly ceases...
10685NAT Safe Handling of Sharps and Infectious Waste On Wednesday 31 October 2018, Allens Training will deliver a 10685NAT Safe Handling of Sharps and Infectious Waste course at our Birtinya Training Centre on the Sunshine Coast. This course is open to the public, and you can secure your spot in the course by booking online via our secure website: https://www.allensfirstaid.com.au/ or by phoning 07 5438 8888. Summary Allens Training developed and delivers the nationally recognised 10685NAT ...
Yesterday, we were announced Finalists in this year’s Sunshine Coast Business Awards. Amongst the 120 finalists, Allens Training was recognised in the Education and Training category for our outstanding business management, innovation and growth. The Sunshine Coast’s longest established business awards have been celebrating business success since 1995 and from this year the awards are being managed by the Sunshine Coast Chamber Alliance, bringing a stronger, region-wide focus to the prestigi...
Allens Training Sunshine Coast has recently expanded the number of locations where we offer training, with Nambour being the newest site. Recognising that another training location was required for people in the areas around Nambour and beyond, Allens Training now offers Nambour venue option for first aid training. Starting in August, we offered our first courses for Nambour first aid training, providing an alternative for residents and workers in Nambour and surrounding areas such as Bli Bl...

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