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100% Online Course PUAEME008 Provide pain management


The green whistle, Penthrox Methoxyflurane is an analgesic or pain management or relieving medication used extensively in the mining and power industries by their medial response teams and by medical practitioners, the defence forces, ambulance paramedics, sports clubs and surf lifesavers, first responder’s event medical services and medics to administer emergency pain relief. It is popular in remote first aid locations like mine sites and the mining sector and in the yachting community as a simple, non-addictive and easy to administer pain management option, making it an excellent choice for situations where a fast-acting and uncomplicated method of pain relief is required. Can be completed online via video assessment. A training device is required.

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PUAEME008 Provide pain management

$148 100% Complete online course or can be conducted onsite in a workshop for larger groups

Takes around 3 to 3.5 hours to complete the online content and assessment tasks

The unit is applicable for anyone who may be required to support and manage pain in a pre-hospital situation

Emergency services e.g.: SES or Rural Fire Services

Sporting groups

Yachting – Diving groups

Mines rescue

Event medical services

EMT ,Medic, Mine’s rescue, Sports medicine

Remote first aid locations

or anybody who provides a medically supervised first aid or pre-hospital care service. Licensing requirements for the storage and administration of drugs may apply.

No licensing, legislative or certification requirements apply to this unit at the time of publication.

Course Fees

$148 for 100% completion online completion with video submission of assessment task

Other fees may be incurred for face-to-face or onsite group delivery.

What you need to complete the course

Your Unique Student Identifier Number (USI) and Photo ID

A current First Aid Certificate

Methoxyflurane Training Pack (Purchase here)

PUAEME008 Provide pain management

Assessments are conducted in English, so you will need to understand written and spoken English

We are a local independent training company. Like The Red Cross St John Ambulance and Surf Lifesaving, we are fully regulated by The Australian Government’s Skills Quality Authority (ASQEA) to provide the health, safety and emergency first aid qualifications we deliver in Lismore. Our CPR courses training course in Lismore is recognised by the Royal Australian College Of General Practitioners (RACGP CPD programs, Austswim and all national bodies as the required standard for CPR and AED training in Australia. We can also tailor the training to your specific needs. eg dental surgeries, Doctors and medical staff, aged and disability support workers, nurses etc. Our regulation is through this national government accreditation body to provide professional courses and accredited qualifications.

Course Requirements

If you don’t have a training device or expired stock of the Penthrox Methoxyflurane inhaler, you will need to purchase a Penthrox Methoxyflurane Training Pack before assessment, is available on our website here.

A Current First Aid Certificate. A current HLTAID011 provide first aid certificate is a prerequisite for enrolment into the course.

Basic numeracy and literacy skills are needed to complete this course in English.

Access to a computer with the internet, as well as basic computer skills, is required for completion of this unit.

If you have ANY special needs (e.g., language/literacy/numeracy difficulties/ physical disabilities etc) that you think may impact on your ability to complete this training, please let us know before enrolling.

Participants MUST research the legalities relating to the carrying and use of Methoxyflurane in their state/territory.

A photo ID must be provided as part of this online course

Course Prerequisites

Student’s attending the PUAEME008 Provide pain management course must hold a current statement of attainment in HLTAID011 Provide first aid.

Student’s must also be at least 18 years of age at the time of attendance.

Certificate Validity

The PUAEME008 Provide pain management certificate is valid for 1 year. Employer organisations recommend annual refresher training.

Certification and Course Validity

After you successfully complete the online training and assessment activities, you will be issued a Nationally Accredited Statement of Attainment in PUAEME008 Provide pain management. The certification is valid for one (1) year from date of issue.

Our comprehensive student management system will send you a reminder message a about 1 month before your certificate is due to be renewed.

Unique Student Identifier Number (USI)

From 1 January 2015 anyone undertaking nationally recognised training delivered by a Registered Training Organisation will need to have a Unique Student Identifier (USI). If you have not yet applied for a USI, you will have to do so before attending training with us. To apply or to check if you already have a USI number is a quick and painless online process at the Australian Government website https://www.usi.gov.au/. Follow the prompts as a student. Click here to apply online or check your USI number.

If you require help in obtaining one, please contact the office. If you are unable or choose not to provide an USI, or have an exemption granted under the Student Identifiers Act 2014, then your training outcome will not be recorded on your USI account and will not be available in future years as part of the authenticated USI transcript service. More information is available about USI numbers on our website here.

Student Services Information and Policies

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Contact Us

We are an Independent local provider of professional training. training@internationalparamediccollege.com.au Australia: 1300 244 994