Having worked as a nurse in Auckland for over 9 years, in paediatric emergency and the cardiac catheterisation lab, Annelies has moved to sunny Central Otago to turn her passion for first aid into helping and educating others.
She lives for the outdoors and has been involved in United North Piha and Piha Surf Life Saving Clubs for 18 years. Annelies has competed nationally and internationally in surf rowing and loves to spend every free moment mountain biking, swimming, hiking, skiing and snowboarding. She also loves to travel and has spent years exploring various parts of the world, including living in The Netherlands, Switzerland, France and Canada".
First aid for the workplace is important for any industry, and our workplace first aid courses have hands-on scenarios to equip you with the skills to manage emergency situations anywhere at work from the office to the factory and any other situation.
Outdoor First Aid equips you to care of a patient for long periods before help arrives. It also means that access to specialised equipment may be unavailable and that improvisation is needed because of your remote location.
Looking for a public course to attend.
These courses is advanced training for people holding a current first aid certificate who wish to advance their knowledge and skills to a PHEC qualification for their work, e.g. outdoor instructors, surf lifesavers, ski patrollers and LandSAR members.
First Training can provide fun interactive courses for group bookings with all of the courses you see on our website. Please contact First Training directly if you would like to book in a group for a fun filled First Aid course tailored to your requireme
Our trades First Aid course is a must for all tradesmen and construction workers. This is a practical hands on one day course that is good for all trades, plumbers and electricians, plasterers etc.
First Training has courses designed specifically for the early childcare industry to meet their requirements.
Our First Aid for Not-for-Profit Organisations courses are Workplace First Aid course that meet NZQA and WorkSafe requirements at special pricing.