First Aid Courses in Otago and Southland

Book your course with MediTrain today and arm yourself with the first aid skills you need

First Aid courses are an essential way to keep friends, family and employees safe. We can tailor first aid courses to suit your specific industry or workplace. 

We offer comprehensive and affordable first aid classes in public venues around the Otago and Southland region.
Please get in touch to see what we can do for you today.

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Why Choose us?

With over 30 years of experience in delivering Workplace First Aid courses, MediTrain stands out as a leader in first aid education. Here's why choosing us makes a difference:

Tailored Course Design

MediTrain's courses are uniquely designed in New Zealand, with all materials including presentations, manuals, and videos produced locally. This ensures the content is directly relevant and engaging for our students.

Expert Instructors with Real-World Experience

Our instructors are not just trainers; they are professionals with backgrounds as paramedics or nurses (or similar), bringing real-world experience to the classroom. This experience is invaluable in delivering first aid training that is both practical and applicable. They understand the importance of making learning engaging and interactive, focusing on participation to enhance knowledge retention.

Our team is trained to accommodate various learning needs and is attuned to cultural sensitivities, ensuring an inclusive and supportive learning environment.

Flexible training

Understanding the constraints of taking time off for training, we offer blended courses, combining 4 hours of online self-directed study with a full day of in-person training. This flexibility is especially beneficial for employers as the training can be completed in one work day.

At MediTrain, we're more than just a training provider; we're your partner in building a safer and more prepared workplace. We make acquiring a first aid certificate straightforward and hassle-free.

About us

MediTrain Otago and Southland

Julie Walker leads MediTrain Otago and Southland with 17 years of experience, offering unique first aid training and safety services. Her expertise in first aid skills and understanding the NZQA requirements, combined with a health and safety diploma, allows for a comprehensive approach. 

The team, efficiently managed by office manager Samara, offers a full range of first aid and health and safety courses as well as first aid kit replenishing workplaces. Julie and her team are dedicated to enhancing safety and first aid skills across the Otago and Southland regions. Contact them for expert, customised first aid training solutions.

Feel free to contact us for any first aid training needs or support we're here to help.

NZQA-approved Category 1 Education Provider

MediTrain is a registered Private Training Establishment (PTE) providing First Aid training nationwide for over 30 years. We are a Category 1 education provider this is the highest ranking that can be given by the New Zealand Qualifications Authority (NZQA).

Our team is committed to making our community and workplaces safer. MediTrain instructors are qualified by the New Zealand Resuscitation Council, and. They have a wealth of knowledge and experience in first aid.

We base our training philosophy on guidelines from the New Zealand Resuscitation Council which is the standard setting body for resuscitation and first aid in Aotearoa, New Zealand.