HLTAID004 Provide an emergency first aid response in an education and care setting

HLTAID004 Provide an emergency first aid response in an education and care setting

 

Information about the course

This unit of competency describes the skills and knowledge required to provide a first aid response to infants, children and adults.

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 will contribute towards approved first aid, asthma and anaphylaxis training under the Education and Care Services National Law, and the Education and Care Services National Regulation (2011).

This unit of competency is classified as current as per the information provided for this unit at www.training.gov.au.

This unit of competency has been approved by ACECQA and meets the requirements of “First Aid, Asthma & Anaphylaxis”.

http://www.acecqa.gov.au/

Target audience:

Those employed in the child care and education industry.

Course Requirements:

There are no prerequisite, entry, work-placement, licencing or certification requirements for this course.

Students are not required to bring any materials or equipment with them to the course.

Assessment Requirements:

It is a Training Package requirement of this course that you are physically capable of performing uninterrupted CPR for at least 2 minutes on a CPR adult and child manikin placed on the floor and on a CPR baby manikin placed on a firm surface.

Award issued:

Students who successfully complete this nationally recognised training will be awarded the statement of attainment:

  • 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

Recertification Requirements:

It is recommended this unit be renewed every 3 years in line with industry standards.

Course duration:

  • Full course: 10 hours face to face
  • Full course: pre-course study plus 7 hours face-to-face
  • Refresher full course: 7 hours face to face

Important information regarding course durations:

Course durations, as mentioned above, are reflective of group sizes of between 4 and 15 participants. If there are less students in a group, you may find course duration reduced by a maximum of 10%. If a class size exceeds 15 participants it may therefore also be necessary to increase course duration depending on the number of participants.

Pre Course study options

There are a few different options for completing your pre-course study. 

We recommend our First Aid News Video as it is the most convenient option.

Other options include

  • Ebook
  • Online training
  • Hard copy coloured workbook

The pre course study includes a question paper consisting of  65 multi choice questions. You must take the completed paper with you to the training course.

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Complete Response Solutions now has the capacity to provide Sport Trainers and Physiotherapists to the NRL and other sporting codes as required. Sports Trainers are Level 1 and Level 2 qualified and are accredited with Sports Medicine Australia. Our qualified Sports Trainers are up to date on the latest advances in sports medicine best practice. We provide professional Sports Trainer services for first aid management of sporting injuries, spinal management and preventative sports taping.

First Aid courses

Complete Response Solutions provides First Aid Training in partnership with Allen Training across New South Wales and the ACT. We offer 4 options to assist you to complete your First Aid pre course study before attending your practical session with the Nurse or Paramedic trainer. 

These include: 

  • Face to Face training 
  • Online training 
  • A combination of Face to Face and Online 

Please contact us on 1300 277 247 to book into a course. 

What is the USI?

The Unique Student Identifier is a National Government initiative for all students from 1st January 2015. Your USI account will contain all of your nationally recognised training records and results completed from 1st January 2015 onwards. This will assist when you are commencing employment with a new employer or if you are commencing study with a new training