Department of Health

First aid services information and guidance

The Department has developed guidance information to support First Aid Services achieve the regulatory requirements prescribed in the Non– Emergency Patient Transport and First Aid Services (First Aid Services) Regulations 2021. The information available for download explains how the First Aid Services Regulations apply to the different first aid service levels: basic, intermediate, and advanced. The guidance information provides the regulation reference and should be reviewed in conjunction with the First Aid Services Regulations.

Guidelines and schedules to support prospective approval in principle applications, licence applications, as well as licence renewals, transfers and variations are available under the related licence application tile.

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    Reviewed 06 September 2023


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