HLTAID004 – Provide an Emergency First Aid Response in an Education and Care Setting – for Domestic Students

Domestic Students

HLTAID004 - Provide an Emergency First Aid Response in an Education and Care Setting

Overview

The HLTAID004 is ideal for educators, support staff, child care workers and careers. This course is also suitable for anybody working in day care, family day care, pre-school and after school programs and care services.
This course will provide you with the skills and knowledge required to provide emergency first aid, life support, management of a range of situations commonly found in the education and care industry.

About the Course

This course for teachers and carers provides the skills and knowledge required to deliver a first aid response and life support as well as the management of casualties, the incident and other first aiders in a range of situations in education and care settings.
This course is also suitable for parents wanting child focused, comprehensive, accredited first aid training.

The unit applies to educators and support staff working within an education and care setting who are required to respond to a first aid emergency, including asthmatic and anaphylactic emergencies.
This unit of competency may contribute towards approved first aid, asthma and anaphylaxis training under the Education and Care Services National Law, and the Education and Care Services National Regulations (2011)

**** Please note that it is a requirement of this course that practical demonstration of CPR must be performed on the floor****

Course Duration

20 Hours

Students are required to complete online e-learning test before completing practical in the class room

Course Content
  • Legal and other issues
  • Debriefing/Welfare
  • Basic Life Support (DRSABCD)
  • CPR and AED
  • Airway management/Choking
  • Allergic reaction/ Anaphylaxis
  • Cardiac conditions
  • Diabetes – Seizures
  • Shock management
  • Bleeding and wound care
  • Abdominal injuries
  • Eye and ear injuries
  • Head injuries
  • Burns and scalds
  • Musculoskeletal injuries
  • Environmental conditions
  • Envenomation
  • Poisons & Needle stick injuries

This first aid quiz is available online. All theory is delivered through our user friendly online learning portal, Moodle. Upon registration and payment, students will be given a user name and password to access theory materials and online quiz.
Once completed, students must attend a one-day practical assessment session to complete the full qualification

Prerequisites

There are no prerequisites for this first aid training course

Assessment

On successful completion of this course, students will be issued with a nationally recognised Statement of Attainment.

Recertification

Current industry standards state this course must be updated every 3 years with the CPR component being updated every 12 months.

Outcome

On successful completion of this course, students will be issued with a nationally recognised Statement of Attainment.

Course Units

Please ask us about credit transfers.

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    Course Fees
    Full Fee
    AUD 200.00
    Fees: AUD 200.00

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