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Course Name

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

Course Code Included

HLTAID004

Course Cost

$139 (may vary)

Course Duration

(2 Hours) Face-to-Face + Pre Learning - Self-

Is the course accredited?

Yes

Does the course meet workplace requirements?

Yes

Previously Known as

HLTAID004

Available Discounts

Group Booking Discounts Available

HLTAID004 - Provide an emergency first aid response in an education and care setting (Online)

The HLTAID004 Provide an emergency first aid response in an education and care setting has been approved by Australian Children’s Education and Care Quality Authority (ACECQA). First Aid Pro offers a variety of industry-recognised, informative, innovative, interactive, and immersive first aid courses. We know that different learners have different needs, which is why we offer a range of flexible, streamlined, comprehensive and supportive placement options for all needs.

Flexible delivery options

HLTAID004 Provide an emergency first aid response in an education and care setting (Includes CPR) Learning Online + Face-to-Face (2 hrs in class) Face-to-Face (No Online) + (6.5 hrs in class) All our courses are presented by recognised industry professionals, so you can be certain that you’ll be obtaining the most up-to-date, best-practice training that will give you the skills, knowledge, and confidence to help in first-aid emergencies. The following units will be awarded to successful participants. The First Aid Certificate will be issued by First Aid Pro – RTO: 40407 Includes:

Covid-19 Precautions

At First Aid Pro your health and safety is our priority. Infection control measures and COVID-19 practices are applied across all our training facilities. Please remember if you are unwell or experiencing any symptoms, we ask that you contact us to reschedule your training. For further information please email courses@firstaidpro.com.au.

Delivery: Trainer Lead Demonstrations and Practical Assessment

Learning Online

2hr Face-to-Face (in class) + Training & Assessment Online Students who prefer to learn online can benefit from The Practical Skills and Assessment Workshop. Vasto, our online learning system, provides the material and evaluation. After that, you will participate in a brief face-to-face skills practice and practical evaluation, which will take place in a short and convenient timeframe. You can complete the online training and assessment on your schedule at your home, workplace, or wherever you are.

Course Cost 

  • $139 (May vary due to daily deals)
  • Price beat Guarantee 10% Off (T&C)
Includes:

Course Requirements

  • Participants must be 14 years of age (those who are under 18 must present enrolment form from a parent or guardian to accept responsibility)
  • Prepare verbal incident reports or provide information to enable preparation of an incident report (e.g. first aid report)
  • Communicate effectively and assertively in an incident (e.g. give a casualty handover)
  • Use literacy and numeracy skills as require reading, interpret and apply guideline and protocols (e.g. read and follow ARC guidelines)
  • Perform at least 2 minutes of uninterrupted single rescuer CPR (5 cycles of both compression and breaths) on an adult manikin placed on the floor
  • Perform at least 2 minutes of interrupted single rescuer CPR (5 cycles of both compression) on an infant manikin placed on the firm surface
  • Computer and Internet access

Course Times

Our Child Care First Aid Practical Skills and Assessment Workshop runs in the Adelaide CBD every day of the week from 9am to 11am or 3 pm to 5 pm and some evenings. Course time does vary, check the course calendar HERE

Course Locations

  • Brisbane CBD – Level 7 – 217 George Street, Brisbane, QLD 4000
  • Indooroopilly – 284 Witton Rd, Indooroopilly, QLD 4068
  • Logan – Unit 8 / 84 – Wembley Road, Logan Central, QLD 4114
  • Mt Gravatt – Mount Gravatt Hotel, 1315 Logan Rd, Mount Gravatt, QLD 4122
  • Salisbury – 668 Toohey Rd, Salisbury, QLD 4107
  • Springfield – Springfield Tavern, Corner of Springfield Parkway & Commercial Dve, Springfield, QLD 4300
  • Capalaba – Lions Club Of Capalaba 55-57 Degen Road Capalaba, QLD 4157
  • Ipswich – Ipswich Show Society Office, Ipswich Showgrounds 81 Warwick Rd, Ipswich, QLD 4035
  • Chermside – Chermside Bowls Club, 468 Rode Road, Chermside, QLD 4032
  • Caboolture – Caboolture Lakes Entrance, Suite 4- Training Room, 8-22 King Street Caboolture, QLD 4510
  • Southport – 36 Scarborough St, Southport, QLD 4215
  • Palm Beach – Palm Beach Hotel, Cnr 1118 Gold Coast Hwy & 5th Ave, Palm Beach, QLD 4221
  • Mooloolaba – Mooloolaba Bowls Club, Brisbane Rd & Kapala St, Mooloolaba, QLD 4557
  • Maroochydore – The Sands Tavern, Plaza Parade, Maroochydore, QLD 4558
  • Townsville – Cluden Park, Racecourse Rd, Cluden, QLD 4811
  • Cairns – Hilton Cairns, 34 Esplanade, Cairns City, QLD 4870
  • Tweed Heads – Twin Towns Services Club, 2 Wharf St, Tweed Heads, NSW 2485
  • Upper Coomera – The Well, 58 Highland Wy, Upper Coomera, QLD 420
  • Calamvale – Calamvale Hotel, 678 Compton Rd, Calamvale, QLD 4116

First Aid Certificate – Issued Same Day

No Hidden Costs | Fully Accredited | Same Day Certificates On the day after successful completion of the training course:
  • All Child Care First Aid Certificates (Statement of Attainment) are issued electronically in HLTAID004 Provide an emergency first aid response in an education and care setting in HLTAID003 Provide first aid (including HLTAID002 Provide basic emergency life support and HLTAID001 Provide cardiopulmonary resuscitation). (T&C)
  • Additionally, hard copies HLTAID003 Provide first aid can be purchased for a fee of $12 including postage.
  • As recommended by the Australian Resuscitation Council and Safe Work Australia, your HLTAID003 Provide first aid certificate is valid for three (3) years. The HLTAID001 Provide cardiopulmonary resuscitation component of the course is valid for 12 months and will need to be updated annually for you to keep your certification current.

Childcare First Aid Content Covered

Our Childcare First Aid course covers all the essential skills to assess and manage an emergency situation in a childcare setting until professional help arrives. Topics covered include:
  • Assessment and management of casualties
  • How to implement the DRSABCD action plan
  • Anatomical and physiological differences between infants, children and adults when performing CPR
  • When and how to use CPR on infants, children or adults
  • When and how to use an automated external defibrillator (AED)
  • Emergency response for bleeding, trauma and shock
  • Emergency response and treatment for soft tissue injuries, fractures and dislocation
  • Emergency response and treatment for venomous bites, stings or poisoning
  • Emergency response and treatment for head, neck or spinal injuries
  • Emergency response for diabetics
  • Emergency response for asthma incidents
  • Legal responsibilities of a first aider
  • For the full list of the course content please download our PDF here

Performance Evidence

The participant will show the ability to complete tasks outlined in the criteria of this unit, manage tasks and manage tasks and contingencies in the context of the job role. Practice and assessment will be completed in line with state/territory regulations, first aid codes of practice, Australian Resuscitation Council (ARC) guidelines and workplace procedures: Followed DRSABCD in line with ARC guidelines, including:
  • performed at least 2 minutes of uninterrupted single rescuer cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR) (5 cycles of both compressions and ventilations) on an adult resuscitation manikin placed on the floor
  • Performed at least 2 minutes of uninterrupted single rescuer CPR (5 cycles both compressions and ventilations) on a child resuscitation manikin placed on the floor
  • performed at least 2 minutes of uninterrupted single rescuer CPR (5 cycles both compressions and ventilations) on an infant resuscitation manikin placed on a firm surface
  • responded appropriately in the event of regurgitation or vomiting
  • managed the unconscious breathing casualty
  • followed single rescue procedure, including the demonstration of a rotation of operators with minimal interruptions to compressions
  • followed the prompts of an Automated External Defibrillator (AED)
  • Responded to at least three simulated first aid scenarios contextualised to the candidate’s workplace/community setting, and involving infants and children of varying ages including:
  • conducted a visual and verbal assessment of the casualty
  • demonstrated safe manual handling techniques
  • post-incident debrief and evaluation
  • provided an accurate verbal and written report of the incident
  • conducted a hazard assessment and identified strategies to minimise risk
  • Applied first aid procedures for the following:
  • allergic reaction
  • anaphylaxis
  • bleeding control
  • choking and airway obstruction
  • envenomation, using pressure immobilisation
  • fractures, sprains and strains, using arm slings, roller bandages or other appropriate immobilisation principles techniques
  • head injuries
  • poisoning
  • respiratory distress, including asthma
  • seizures & convulsions, including febrile convulsions and epilepsy
  • shock
  • Located and interpreted workplace policies and procedures

Knowledge Evidence

The participant must be able to demonstrate essential knowledge required to effectively complete tasks outlined in elements and performance criteria of this unit, manage tasks and manage contingencies in the context of the work role. This includes knowledge of:
  • State/Territory regulations, first aid codes of practice and workplace procedures including:
  • ARC Guidelines for provision of CPR and first aid to infants, children and adults
  • guidelines from Australian national peak clinical bodies
  • safe work practices to minimise risks and potential hazards
  • first aid requirements for services under the Education and Care Services National Law
  • infection control principles and procedures, including use of standard precautions
  • requirements for currency of skill and knowledge
  • legal, workplace and community considerations, including:
  • awareness of potential need for stress-management techniques and available support following an emergency situation, including the psychological impact on children
  • duty of care requirements
  • respectful behaviour towards a casualty
  • own skills and limitations
  • consent, including situations in which parental/caregiver consent is required
  • privacy and confidentiality requirements
  • importance of debriefing
  • considerations when providing first aid including:
  • airway obstruction due to body position
  • appropriate duration and cessation of CPR
  • appropriate use of an AED, including placement of pads for adults and children aged older than 8 years
  • specific considerations when using an AED on children aged between 1 and 8 years, including identification of AED with paediatric capability, paediatric voltage and use of paediatric pads
  • chain of survival
  • standard precautions
  • how to conduct a visual and verbal assessment of the casualty
  • principles and procedures for application of first aid management of the following scenarios:
  • abdominal injuries
  • allergic reaction
  • anaphylaxis, including signs, symptoms and triggers and using different types of adrenaline auto injectors
  • asthma, including signs, symptoms and triggers and using different types of bronchodilators
  • basic care of a wound
  • bleeding control
  • burns
  • cardiac conditions, including chest pain
  • choking and airway obstruction
  • crush injuries
  • diabetes
  • dislocations
  • drowning
  • envenomation
  • environmental impact, including hypothermia, hyperthermia, dehydration and heat stroke
  • eye and ear injuries
  • febrile convulsions
  • fractures
  • head, neck and spinal injuries
  • minor skin injuries
  • needle stick injuries
  • poisoning and toxic substances
  • respiratory distress
  • seizures, including epilepsy
  • shock
  • soft tissue injuries, including sprains and strains
  • stroke
  • unconsciousness
  • basic anatomy and physiology relating to:
  • how to recognise a person is not breathing normally
  • chest
  • infant respiratory systems and implications for provision of CPR
  • basic anatomical differences between adults and children, and the implications for provision of first aid
  • normal clinical values for children
  • response/consciousness
  • upper airway and effect of positional change