HLTAID012 Provide first aid in an education and care setting (includes CPR)

OVERVIEW

This unit describes the skills and knowledge required to recognise an emergency situation, and provide a first aid response to infants, children and adults in line with the Australian Resuscitation Council Guidelines and other Australian national peak clinical bodies.

This unit applies to a range of workers within an education and care setting who are required to respond to a first aid emergency, including asthma and anaphylactic emergencies. This includes early childhood workers and educators who work with school age children in outside school hours care and vacation programs.

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).

  • Course fee: Starting from $99 – $110. Actual pricing shown in booking calendar.
  • Delivery mode: Online learning with a short face-to-face practical session

  • Duration: 60 minutes face-to-face session.

  • Locations: Melbourne CBD, Ringwood, and Dandenong. This course is available onsite in the workplace.

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Delivery Mode

Online training with face-to-face assessment: Suited for those who have previously undertaken the same course, or a very similar course. Access to a reliable computer, tablet, or phone with internet access is required in order to complete the e-learning modules. This must be completed prior to attending the face-to-face practical session. During the face-to-face practical assessment, students are assessed in the required skills of the course. There is a small amount of time allocated to clarify information, however, overall students should arrive prepared to perform the skills.

Course Duration

Online training delivery: 60 minutes face-to-face session with the addition of online self-paced learning to be completed prior to attending the session.

Award issued

On successful completion students will be awarded the following unit of competency:

  • HLTAID009¬†Provide cardiopulmonary resuscitation
  • HLTAID010¬†Provide basic emergency life support
  • HLTAID011¬†Provide First Aid
  • HLTAID012 Provide an emergency response in an education and care setting

It is recommended that renewal for this course is undertaken every 3 years, with the additional requirement of updating the CPR component every 12 months.

Provider of Training and Assessment

This course is delivered and assessed on behalf of Allen’s Training Pty Ltd RTO 90909 by CPR for Life Pty Ltd.

Entry Requirements

Students must have the physical ability to provide resuscitation by kneeling on the floor and performing two (2) minutes of uninterrupted CPR on an adult and infant manikin.

Parental/guardian consent is required for students under the age of 18 years.

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 learning.

Learning Objectives

  • Roles and responsibilities of the first aider
  • Legal issues in first aid
  • Infection control
  • DRSABCD action plan
  • Managing unconscious casualties
  • Cardiopulmonary resuscitation and defibrillator
  • Asthma and breathing difficulties (choking)
  • Allergic reaction and anaphylaxis
  • Diabetes
  • Drowning
  • Dehydration
  • Fever
  • Febrile convulsions and seizures
  • Envenomation and poisoning
  • Fractures, dislocations, sprains, and strains
  • Head, neck, and spinal injuries
  • Burns, wounds management, bleeding, and shock

Assessment Information

Assessment methods include a combination of written tests and practical activities. Simulated workplace environments will be created during assessment tasks to create as close to real-life situations as possible.

Performance tasks and Practical scenarios:

  • Perform CPR on an infant and child
  • Perform CPR on an adult incl. the use of an AED
  • Anaphylaxis (allergic reaction)
  • Choking with airway obstruction
  • Bleeding and shock
  • Snake or funnel-web spider bite
  • Sprains and fractures
  • Breathing difficulties – asthma
  • Seizure
  • Provide a verbal report, debrief, and evaluation

Theory assessment

A written assessment consisting of multiple-choice and short answer questions, and completion of an incident report.

Fee Information

Course fees for individual public bookings are dependent on venue location and will be shown in the booking calendar. Payment is required upfront.

For onsite group bookings, fees and payment terms are based on agreement between the client and CPR for Life.

Learners Rights, Responsibilities and Support including Complaints

Please note that enrolment to this course is made with Allens Training Pty Ltd RTO 90909. Please refer to the student handbook located on the RTO website https://www.allenstraining.com.au/students/student-handbook.aspx for all details relating to rights and responsibilities including complaints and appeals.

Location

This course will be delivered in the workplace or at CPR for Life’s training facility.

Group Onsite Bookings

This course is available onsite and can be delivered in the workplace and in community groups – available 7 days a week, day or night. Group discounts apply, please contact us.

Delivery Mode

Online training with face-to-face assessment: Suited for those who have previously undertaken the same course, or a very similar course. Access to a reliable computer, tablet, or phone with internet access is required in order to complete the e-learning modules. This must be completed prior to attending the face-to-face practical session. During the face-to-face practical assessment, students are assessed in the required skills of the course. There is a small amount of time allocated to clarify information, however, overall students should arrive prepared to perform the skills.

Course Duration

Online training delivery: 60 minutes face-to-face session with the addition of online self-paced learning to be completed prior to attending the session.

Award issued

On successful completion students will be awarded the following unit of competency:

  • HLTAID009 Provide cardiopulmonary resuscitation
  • HLTAID010 Provide basic emergency life support
  • HLTAID011 Provide First Aid
  • HLTAID012 Provide first aid in an education and care setting

It is recommended that renewal for this course is undertaken every 3 years, with the additional requirement of updating the CPR component every 12 months.

Provider of Training and Assessment

This course is delivered and assessed on behalf of Allen’s Training Pty Ltd RTO 90909 by CPR for Life Pty Ltd.

Students must have the physical ability to provide resuscitation by kneeling on the floor and performing two (2) minutes of uninterrupted CPR on an adult and infant manikin.

Parental/guardian consent is required for students under the age of 18 years.

Pre-course study: Students may be required to undertake online pre-course work prior to attending the face-to-face session depending on the course delivery mode.

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 learning.

  • Roles and responsibilities of the first aider
  • Legal issues in first aid
  • Infection control
  • DRSABCD action plan
  • Managing unconscious casualties
  • Cardiopulmonary resuscitation and defibrillator
  • Asthma and breathing difficulties (choking)
  • Allergic reaction and anaphylaxis
  • Diabetes
  • Drowning
  • Dehydration
  • Fever
  • Febrile convulsions and seizures
  • Envenomation and poisoning
  • Fractures, dislocations, sprains, and strains
  • Head, neck, and spinal injuries
  • Burns, wounds management, bleeding, and shock

Assessment methods include a combination of written tests and practical activities. Simulated workplace environments will be created during assessment tasks to create as close to real-life situations as possible.

Performance tasks and Practical scenarios:

  • Perform CPR on an infant and child
  • Perform CPR on an adult incl. the use of an AED
  • Anaphylaxis (allergic reaction)
  • Choking with airway obstruction
  • Bleeding and shock
  • Snake or funnel-web spider bite
  • Sprains and fractures
  • Breathing difficulties – asthma
  • Seizure
  • Provide a verbal report, debrief, and evaluation

Theory assessment

A written assessment consisting of multiple-choice and short answer questions, and completion of an incident report.

Fee Information

Course fees for individual public bookings are dependent on venue location and will be shown in the booking calendar. Payment is required upfront.

For onsite group bookings, fees and payment terms are based on agreement between the client and CPR for Life.

Learners Rights, Responsibilities and Support including Complaints

Please note that enrolment to this course is made with Allens Training Pty Ltd RTO 90909. Please refer to the student handbook located on the RTO website https://www.allenstraining.com.au/students/student-handbook.aspx for all details relating to rights and responsibilities including complaints and appeals.

Location

This course will be delivered in the workplace or at CPR for Life’s training facility.

Group Onsite Bookings

This course is available onsite and can be delivered in the workplace and in community groups – available 7 days a week, day or night. Group discounts apply, please contact us.

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