Highlands First Aid

Southern Highlands First Aid Courses, Supplies & Event Coverage

Our Industry Partnership

Australian Paramedical College (APC) partnered with Highlands First Aid in late 2023 to streamline placement and employment onboarding for their clinical teams. 

This partnership has provided APC’s HLT51020 – Diploma of Emergency Health Care and HLT41120 – Certificate IV in Health Care students with the chance to complete their placement at rodeos, sporting events, festivals, concerts and more across NSW and the ACT.

Delivering service excellence

Employs General, Intensive Care, and Aero Retrieval Paramedics, Paramedic Educators, Nurses, and First Responders

Offering medical support at all types of events

Provides medical support across Southern Highlands, Sydney, Canberra, Wollongong and Illawarra

About Highlands First Aid

Highlands First Aid is owned and run by Kiaran & Ethné Drew, with Kiaran holding a background in Rescue with over 20 years of experience in one of the busiest Rescue Squads in NSW, and as a Paramedic with NSW Ambulance Service. 

Currently in the process of becoming licenced to hold S8 pharmocologies, Highlands First Aid is equipped with cardiac monitors, defibrillators and diagnostic machines, full trauma and spinal immobilisation equipment, splints, including femoral traction splints, and pelvic binders, oxygen and much, much more. This allows APC students to be prepared to treat low-to-high acuity patients at all times alongside their clinical supervisor.

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Helping create real careers

An array of experience

Highlands First Aid is known across NSW and the ACT for the medical support they offer at a number of renowned events. 

Super 7’s Rugby, Australian Karate Championships, ‘A Day on the Green’ concerts, Tennis ACT, Nike Zoom Camp and Bridgerton in Bowral for Netflix are just some of the many high-media events Highlands First Aid assist with, but they also are committed to supporting their local community’s rodeos, AFL games, fundraising events and more.

A company to grow your career with

Highlands First Aid currently employs a variety of positions at differing educational leaves, allowing you to become employed as a First Responder, and remain within the company all the way up to an Intensive Care Paramedic (or similar).

By becoming a member of their team means you have the chance to progress your professional career as you gain experience in the industry and further your education too. 

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Ready to learn more?

Take a closer look at our courses and have a chat to one of our friendly Course Advisors to find out how APC can help you create that amazing career you’ve always dreamed of.