Stopping the Bleed

G’day everyone and welcome back to another blog. Recently, Paradise First Aid were proud to announce that, in partnership with Med Response Pty Ltd, we will now be the first and currently the only providers of the Stop the Bleed workshop based on the east coast of Australia. Director Andy and I have been signed [...]

Drowning First Aid

Not long ago, I was reading the news online as I do most days. There was a story that chilled me to the core, and one that I’m sure nearly all parents would relate to. I read about the drowning death of a 3 year old boy on the Gold Coast. What makes this story [...]

Stonefish First Aid Treatment

Hi all and welcome to 2018. The first blog of the year will look at the very ugly and potentially deadly stonefish. In light of recent media coverage of four stonefish envenomation’s in South East Queensland (3 x females aged 11, 12 and 35 at Tallebudgera Creek on the Gold Coast and a male at [...]

How to Treat and Prevent Heat Stroke

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First Aid Tips for Gold Coast Families With temperatures set to rise above 35 degrees Celsius over the weekend, its time to refresh your first aid knowledge on heat illness. What is heat-related stress? Heat-related stress is illness which usually occurs when a person is exposed to a hot-environment which overwhelms their body’s ability to […]

Occupational First Aid – Public Courses Available from October 2015

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Paradise First Aid is please to now offer Occupational First Aid Skill Set HLTSS00027 incorporating units of competency HLTAID006 Provide Advanced First Aid, HLTAID007  Provide Advanced Resuscitation and HLTAID008 Manage First Aid Services & Resources. From October 2015 you will be able to register for this 4 day training course conducted at Helensvale on the […]