HLTAID012 - Provide First Aid Response In An Education And Care Setting

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Applying First Aid
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This course includes:

HLTAID009 Provide Cardio Pulmonary Resuscitation (CPR)

HLTAID010 Provide basic emergency life support

HLTAID011 Provide First Aid

Compliant with ACECQA for the purposes of the Education and Care Services National Law as satisfying first aid, asthma and anaphylaxis management requirements for childcare workers.  The units teaches the skills and knowledge required to provide a first aid response to infants, children, and adults.  The units apply to childcare workers, 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.

​It is delivered in line with the Australian Resuscitation Council guidelines.

It teaches how to identify illness or injury, access emergency services, safely provide first aid treatment using action plans, equipment and resources, for CPR, defibrillation, administering an autoinjector for anaphylaxis, administering asthma medication, immobilisation for envenomation, fractures, dislocations, sprains and strains, for bleeding and shock and other conditions.

You will learn basic anatomy, physiology and the differences between adults, children and infants relating to CPR, managing an infant or child with an acute illness, or who requires an immediate ambulance response and conveying incident details to parents, caregivers and emergency services.

The course covers completing incident documentation and debriefing for improvement of response, recognising psychological impacts, talking with children about their emotions and seeking help as required.

 

Units Being Delivered

The following unit(s) will be awarded to successful participants in this course. The certificate will be issued by Allens Training Pty Ltd RTO 90909

 

HLTAID012 Provide first aid response in an education and care setting

HLTAID0011 Provide first aid

HLTAID010 Provide basic emergency life support

HLTAID009 Provide cardiopulmonary resuscitation

Course Delivery

This course will be delivered in the workplace or at an approved third party facility.

Please note that enrolment to this course is made with Allens Training Pty Ltd RTO 90909. Refer to the student handbook located on the RTO website 

https://allenstraining.com.au/students/student-handbook for all details relating to rights and responsibilities including complaints and appeals.

Entry Requirements

Participants must have the physical capacity to perform 2 minutes of uninterrupted CPR on the floor.

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 studies.

Students completing the 100% Online Course will require first aid training equipment for the video conference practical assessment session. Your training provider will arrange this upon your booking.

Course Duration

Course durations can vary for multiple reasons, so the durations below are the minimum possible amount.

 

  • 100% Online Training - self paced online learning with a scheduled 1.5 hour (minimum) video conference practical assessment with a trainer.

  • Face to Face – 9 hours (minimum) full face to face course

  • Blended delivery – 7 hours (minimum) face to face course with the addition of 2 hour self-paced learning to be completed prior to attending the face to face course

  • Refresher training – 7 hours (minimum) face to face course – conditions apply for this option, for example, you will need to provide previous current certificates.

  • Online Training with Face to Face Assessment - self paced online learning with a scheduled 60 minutes (minimum) face to face practical assessment.

Certificate Renewal Requirements

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 Fees and Payments

Course fees for this course is $175.

 

Payments terms - Payments for individual participants is upfront on the day unless prior agreements have been made.

Assessment Activities

Individuals undertaking this course will be expected to complete both written and practical assessment tasks.

Performance tasks and practical scenarios:

  • Simulated First Aid Scenario – Perform CPR on an adult (incl. the use of an AED and placing a casualty into the recovery position)

  • Complete a first aid incident report form based on the simulated first aid scenario

  • Perform CPR on a child

  • Perform CPR on an infant

  • Manage a casualty with anaphylaxis

  • Manage a casualty with asthma

  • Manage a choking casualty

  • Manage a casualty with non-life-threatening bleeding and shock, requiring minor wound cleaning

  • Manage a casualty with a nosebleed

  • Manage a casualty with a fracture and dislocation

  • Manage a casualty with a sprain and strain

  • Manage a casualty with envenomation (snake/ funnel-web spider bite)

  • Theory assessment - A written assessment consisting of multiple-choice questions.

Theory assessment: A written assessment consisting of multiple-choice questions.