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St John Ambulance Australia

St John Ambulance Australia has been active in Australia for over 135 years. It is a profit-for-purpose organisation, a registered charity and a certified social trader, active in all States and Territories.

St John Ambulance Australia is dedicated to saving lives through first aid. Providing services to communities across Australia, the organisation is the country's leading supplier of first aid training, products and services. Each year St John Ambulance Australia delivers 1.2 million hours of voluntary community service, trains over 500,000 people in first aid and provides treatment to over 150,000 people in Australia at public events annually.

Vision and mission

St John Ambulance Australia is dedicated to saving lives through first aid.

How St John Ambulance Australia can help

St John Ambulance Australia provides services throughout Australia, including:

  • event health services
  • first aid training
  • first aid products, equipment and restocking services

Information line

Call 1300 785 646

Programs

  • First Aid in Schools free first aid training for primary school children
  • ShockingAUS campaign for publicly accessible defibrillators and CPR training for all Australians
  • First on scene first aid training for all learner drivers

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Last reviewed: January 2020

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First Aid Products - St John Ambulance Australia

St John provides first aid products and equipment for compliance in the workplace, first aid rooms, home, recreation and motor vehicles. A re-stock service is also offered to keep first aid kits up-to-date.

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First Aid Training - St John Ambulance Australia

Whether it is for workplace or individual needs, St John provides a full range of best practice certified, customised and online first aid training with flexible delivery options available throughout Australia.

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First Aid Facts - St John Ambulance Australia

St John has a range of downloadable fact sheets that provide a guide to basic first aid for common emergency situations.

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DRSABCD action plan

The St John DRSABCD Action Plan is a vital aid in assessing whether a patient has any life-threatening conditions and if any immediate first aid is necessary.

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Heart attack

The warning signs of heart attack vary. Symptoms can start suddenly, or develop over time and get progressively worse

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Recovery position

DRSABCD Danger  Response  Send for help  Airway  Breathing  CPR  Defibrillation

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Snake bite

All known or suspected snake bites must be treated as potentially life-threatening, and medical aid should be sought urgently.

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Severe bleeding

Any severe bleeding should be stopped as soon as possible.DO NOT give the patient anything to eat or drink.

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Eye injuries

Act with extreme urgency (within seconds) if it is a heat or chemical burn.

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CPR for infants (under 1 year)

IN A MEDICAL EMERGENCY CALL TRIPLE ZERO (000) FOR AN AMBULANCE

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