Duties: First Aid Attendants

Although First Aid Attendants are staff members of ANU they have no duties associated with their function as a First Aid Attendant.

In performing their function First Aid Attendants shall:

  • complete or have completed a St John Ambulance (or equivalent) accredited First Aid course
  • attend training as needed
  • be familiar with the University's First Aid Procedure
  • respond quickly to provide an emergency service for injury/illness as needed
  • arrange prompt and suitable referral as needed
  • record all treatment (however minor) on the First Aid/Injury report form
  • encourage staff who have had an occupational injury/illness to report it on the online injury reporting system
  • preserve first aid facilities, including first aid equipment, checking and restocking first aid kits as necessary.