HLTAID012 Provide First Aid in an education and care setting

Nationally Recognised Training
$150.00 (Includes CPR)

This course provides practical training for workers within an education and care setting to respond to first aid emergencies in line with legal and workplace requirements, Australian Resuscitation Council guidelines and other Australian national peak clinical bodies.
It teaches how to identify illness or injury, access emergency services, safely provide first aid treatment using action plans, equipment and resources, for CPR, defibrillation, administering an autoinjector for anaphylaxis, administering asthma medication, immobilisation for envenomation, fractures, dislocations, sprains and strains, for bleeding and shock and other conditions.
You will learn basic anatomy, physiology and the differences between adults, children and infants relating to CPR, managing an infant or child with an acute illness, or who requires an immediate ambulance response and conveying incident details to parents, caregivers and emergency services.
The course covers completing incident documentation and debriefing for improvement of response, recognising psychological impacts, talking with children about their emotions and seeking help as required.

Entry Requirements

Participants must have the physical capacity to perform the practical demonstrations, such as 2 minutes of uninterrupted CPR on the floor and performing rescue breathing techniques on manikins.

Online study: Students must have access to a computer, smartphone, tablet or other electronic devices with access to the internet to complete the online/ pre-course studies. the preferred browser is Google Chrome.

Assessment Requirements

Individuals undertaking this course will be expected to complete both written and practical assessment tasks.

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Certificate Renewal Requirements

This certificate has an industry recommended renewal period of 36 months, with HLTAID009 CPR refreshed annually.

Assessment Activities

Performance tasks and practical scenarios:
Perform CPR on an adult (incl. the use of an AED and placing a casualty into the recovery position) Complete a first aid incident report form based on the simulated first aid scenario

Theory assessment

A written assessment consisting of multiple-choice questions with videos. This must be completed online prior to your training date. The estimated time for your online work is between 2.5 hours or more depending on you.

During this time you can rewatch videos if you need to and work at your own pace.

You can complete your online work a little at a time if needed. 

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