Education and Care First Aid HLTAID012

HLTAID012
cost $ 180 per person
duration 1 Day

HLTAID012 Provide first aid in an education and care setting

This course is ideal for those who work in the education and child care industry‚ as well as parents and carers of young children. The Education and Care First Aid course is nationally recognised WorkCover approved training, and has been endorsed by ACECQA as satisfying all education requirements for first aid, anaphylaxis management and emergency asthma training.

Cancellation Policy
An application for refund of course fees must be made in writing to Surf Life Saving NSW (Training Division). Where cancellation is made less than five (5) working days prior to the commencement of a course, 50% of the course fees will be charged. Participants who leave before finishing the course or do not commence their course without submitting a written refund request will be charged the full course fees. Please consult the Academy Handbook for the full Refund Policy.
 

  • Legal issues and infection control
  • DRSABCD action plan
  • The principles of first aid and its applications
  • Recognition and management of emergency situations and convey details of the incident to emergency services, parents/caregivers and regulatory authorities
  • Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR) and Defibrillation
  • Treatment of shock, infection, fractures, bleeding and burns
  • Emergencies due to lack of oxygen, excess heat or cold
  • Recognition and management of medical conditions that may need emergency care, including heart attack, stroke, asthma, diabetes and epilepsy
  • Management of common medical emergencies
  • Treatment of poisoning including venomous bites and stings
  • Anaphylaxis and Asthma
  • Contribute to workplace reporting of an incident and psychological impacts on self and others

This course is assessed through demonstration, presentation and application of all elements of competency in the workplace. Participants will be required to complete activities that may include role-plays, oral and written questioning, practical demonstrations and performing scenarios.

Upon successful completion of the course, participants will receive a nationally recognised statement of attainment for the following units of competency:

HLTAID009 - Provide cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR)

HLTAID010 - Provide basic emergency life support

HLTAID011 - Provide first aid

HLTAID012 - Provide an emergency first aid response in an education and care setting

Three (3) years from date of course. It is recommended by the Australian Resuscitation Council that the CPR component of this course be updated every 12 months.

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