First aid in a care setting
This course provides the skills and knowledge required to provide a first aid response to infants and children as well as adults and specifically applies to educators and support staff working within an education and care setting. This unit of competency satisfies the requirement set for approved first aid, asthma and anaphylaxis training for child carers and educators.
Teachers and education support staff who require approved asthma and anaphylaxis training for their work;
Child carers; and
Respond to an emergency situation.
Apply appropriate emergency first aid procedures.
Communicate details of the incident.
Evaluate the incident and own performance.
It is a requirement of this course that you are physically capable of performing CPR for at least 2 minutes on a CPR manikin placed on the floor.
Appropriate clothing will need to be considered due to the nature of practical assessment.
Face-to-face in a small group training environment.
Students who successfully complete this nationally recognised training will be awarded the Statement of Attainment for:
HLTAID001 Provide Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation
HLTAID002 Provide Basic Emergency Life Support
HLTAID003 Provide First Aid
HLTAID004 Provide an Emergency First Aid Response in an Education and Care Setting
It is recommended HLTAID004 Provide an Emergency First Aid Response in an Education and Care Setting, be renewed every 3 years in line with industry standard, (HLTAID001 Provide Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation, be renewed every 12 months in line with industry standards).
Pre-course study (online or in workbook provided by Far North Training upon enrolment).
8 Hours face-to-face practical training.*
*Duration may vary depending on group bookings.
Mossman — Port Douglas — Atherton — Cairns — Mareeba
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