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HLTAID012 Provide a first aid response in an education and care setting

HLTAID012 Provide a first aid response in an education and care setting

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).

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. Group discounts apply, please contact us for a quote.
  • Delivery mode: Online learning with a short face-to-face practical session.

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

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

  • Course fee: Starting from $99 – $110. Actual pricing shown in booking calendar. Group discounts apply, please contact us for a quote.
  • Delivery mode: Online learning with a short face-to-face practical session.

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

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

COURSE DETAILS

Delivery methods

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 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 a first aid 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.

COURSE DETAILS

Delivery methods

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 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 a first aid 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.

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  • 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.

  • 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.

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.

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.

ADDITIONAL 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.

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Please note that enrolment to this course is made with Allens Training Pty Ltd RTO 90909. Please refer to the student handbook for all details relating to rights and responsibilities including complaints and appeals, fees, and refunds. Click here to access the handbook.

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

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.

ADDITIONAL 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.

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.

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

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.

HOW TO ENROL

Ready to enrol? We make it easy for you. Enrol online and get started today.

Simply head over to our booking calendar, select the course, venue, and date you would like to book in and complete the enrolment details. Once you have submitted and paid for your course, you will have access to the learner portal for you to complete the online modules anywhere and anytime.

Can’t decide? Not sure which course you need? We’re here to help – contact us and we’ll be more than happy to help out.

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HOW TO ENROL

Ready to enrol? We make it easy for you. Enrol online and get started today.

Simply head over to our booking calendar, select the course, venue, and date you would like to book in, and complete the enrolment details.

Once you have submitted and paid for your course, you will have access to the learner portal for you to complete the online modules anywhere and anytime.

Can’t decide? Not sure which course you need? We’re here to help – contact us and we’ll be more than happy to help out.

view course calendar

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