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...
Jellyfish are marine animals characterised by their jelly-like bodies, their radial symmetry, and the cells on their tentacles that literally explode when stimulated by prey. They are among the oldest animals on earth; their fossil record stretches back for almost 600 million years. Most poisonous animals deliver their venom by biting, but not jellyfish, which have evolved specialised structures called nematocysts. There are thousands of nematocysts in each of the thousands of cells on a jel...
Attention all Sunshine Coast First Aid Trainers...We want to hear from YOU! Allens Training Pty Ltd (RTO90909) is currently recruiting First Aid Trainer and Assessors to support its Sunshine Coast office.  More information about the position and how to apply follows. About us Allens Training Pty Ltd is a Registered Training Organisation (RTO 90909) specialising in the delivery of first aid, and workplace health and safety training throughout Australia. We are recognised as one of the leading...
Are you a Nambour resident looking for great First aid and CPR training? Allens Training has started delivering regular First Aid, CPR and Childcare First Aid courses in Nambour after recognising that another training location was required for people in the areas around Nambour and beyond. Starting in August, we will be delivering Provide CPR and Provide First Aid courses in Nambour, providing an alternative to our Birtinya Training Centre and Maroochydore location, for Sunshine Coast reside...
Allens Training hosts a conference every two years for its trainers to ensure they are always informed of best practice industry skills and knowledge and to ensure they consistently deliver excellent and relevant trainers to their students.  This years two-day conference on Thursday 8 November and Friday 9 November 2018 at the Caloundra Oaks Oasis Resort and brings together Allens Training trainers and partners, as well as other industry experts, from across Australia, to discuss challenges ...
How much do you know about asthma? Enough to recognise the symptoms when confronted by someone experiencing wheezing, shortness of breath, coughing and chest tightness? Asthma is a long-term medical condition that impacts your airways, which extend between your nose and mouth, and your lungs. People with asthma have sensitive airways that react to triggers like animal dander, pollen, mould, cold air, smoke, exercise, and respiratory infections. When sensitive airways react to triggers, the m...

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