Changes to First Aid training course codes in 2021

HLTAID004 – Provide an Emergency First Aid Response in an Education & Care Setting

Introduction:

For childcare workers, educators and support staff working within educational and care settings who are required to respond to a first aid emergency, including asthmatic and anaphylaxis treatment for emergencies in infants, children and adults.

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).

Target Audience:

Childcare workers, educators and support staff working within an educational and childcare setting. Also suitable for parents wanting child-focused, comprehensive, accredited first aid training.

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).

Specific licensing requirements, including requirements for refresher training, should be obtained from the Australian Children’s Education and Care Quality Authority (ACECQA) and/or relevant state/territory Work Health and Safety Regulatory Authority

Learning Outcomes:

  • On successful completion of this course students will receive a nationally recognised Statement of Attainment
  • Units of Competency: HLTAID001 Provide Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation, HLTAID002 Provide Basic Emergency Life Support, HLTAID003 Provide First Aid, HLTAID004 Provide an Emergency First Aid Response in an Education & Care Setting

Learning Methods:

Demonstration of practical skills, participation in role-plays, analysis of case studies and a theory assessment.

Please note it is a requirement of this course that practical demonstration of CPR must be performed on the adult manikin on the floor.

Program Benefits:

  • Have the knowledge & confidence to potentially save a child's life
  • Learn how to identify asthma and anaphylaxis signs and symptoms
  • Learn in a safe, practical and comfortable environment
  • Meet your workplace health and safety obligation with the education sector

Content:

  • Legal and other requirements
  • Basic Life Support - DRSABCD
  • CPR and AED
  • Abdominal injuries
  • Allergic reaction
  • Anaphylaxis: Signs and triggers
  • Asthma: Signs, triggers and bronchodilators
  • Bleeding and wound care
  • Burns and scalds
  • Cardiac emergencies
  • Choking and airway obstruction
  • Crush injuries
  • Diabetes
  • Drowning
  • Envenomation
  • Extremes of heat and cold
  • Eye and ear injuries
  • Head, neck and spinal injuries
  • Musculoskeletal injuries: fractures and dislocations, strains and sprains
  • Needle stick injuries
  • Poisoning and toxic substances
  • Respiratory distress
  • Seizures / convulsions
  • Shock management
  • Stroke
  • Unconsciousness
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Australian Capital Territory
There are currently no course available.
New South Wales
Date Time Location Places Cost
24 & 25 June 2021 09:30 am - 04:00 pm Sydney 2 $220.00
6 July - 7 July 2021 09:30 am - 04:00 pm Sydney 6 $220.00
13 & 14 July 2021 09:30 am - 04:00 pm Sydney 8 $220.00
22 & 23 July 2021 09:30 am - 04:00 pm Sydney 8 $220.00
3 & 4 August 2021 09:30 am - 04:00 pm Sydney 8 $220.00
19 & 20 August 2021 09:30 am - 04:00 pm Sydney 8 $220.00
31 August - 1 September 2021 09:30 am - 04:00 pm Sydney 8 $220.00
28 & 29 September 2021 09:30 am - 04:00 pm Sydney 8 $220.00
Northern Territory
Date Time Location Places Cost
24 & 25 June 2021 09:30 am - 04:00 pm Katherine 2 $220.00
29 & 30 June 2021 09:30 am - 04:00 pm Casuarina 2 $220.00
12 & 13 August 2021 09:30 am - 04:00 pm Katherine 5 $220.00
7 & 8 September 2021 09:30 am - 04:00 pm Casuarina 6 $220.00
16 & 17 September 2021 09:30 am - 04:00 pm Katherine 5 $220.00
Queensland
Date Time Location Places Cost
22 & 23 June 2021 09:30 am - 04:00 pm Caboolture 2 $220.00
19 & 20 July 2021 09:30 am - 04:00 pm Milton 2 $220.00
19 & 20 July 2021 09:30 am - 04:00 pm Cairns 1 $220.00
16 & 17 August 2021 09:30 am - 04:00 pm Milton 3 $220.00
8 & 9 September 2021 09:30 am - 04:00 pm Milton 3 $220.00
13 & 14 September 2021 09:30 am - 04:00 pm Cairns 3 $220.00
13 & 14 September 2021 09:30 am - 04:00 pm Milton 3 $220.00
14 & 15 September 2021 09:30 am - 04:00 pm Caboolture 2 $220.00
South Australia
Date Time Location Places Cost
24 & 25 June 2021 09:30 am - 04:00 pm Aldinga Beach 1 $220.00
6 & 7 July 2021 09:30 am - 04:00 pm Adelaide 2 $220.00
22 & 23 July 2021 09:30 am - 04:00 pm Adelaide 8 $220.00
3 & 4 August 2021 09:30 am - 04:00 pm Adelaide 8 $220.00
12 & 13 August 2021 09:30 am - 04:00 pm Aldinga Beach 5 $220.00
18 & 19 August 2021 09:30 am - 04:00 pm Munno Para 4 $220.00
19 & 20 August 2021 09:30 am - 04:00 pm Adelaide 8 $220.00
31 August - 1 September 2021 09:30 am - 04:00 pm Adelaide 8 $220.00
6 & 7 September 2021 09:30 am - 04:00 pm Woodville South 5 $220.00
15 & 16 September 2021 09:30 am - 04:00 pm Munno Para 4 $220.00
16 & 17 September 2021 09:30 am - 04:00 pm Adelaide 8 $220.00
28 & 29 September 2021 09:30 am - 04:00 pm Adelaide 8 $220.00
Tasmania
There are currently no course available.
Victoria
Date Time Location Places Cost
13 & 14 July 2021 09:30 am - 04:00 pm North Melbourne 2 $220.00
29 & 30 July 2021 09:30 am - 04:00 pm North Melbourne 2 $220.00
5 & 6 August 2021 09:30 am - 04:00 pm Frankston 2 $220.00
10 & 11 August 2021 09:30 am - 04:00 pm North Melbourne 2 $220.00
16 & 17 August 2021 09:30 am - 04:00 pm Box Hill 1 $220.00
26 & 27 August 2021 09:30 am - 04:00 pm North Melbourne 2 $220.00
7 & 8 September 2021 09:30 am - 04:00 pm North Melbourne 2 $220.00
22 & 23 September 2021 09:30 am - 04:00 pm Geelong Norlane 2 $220.00
28 & 29 September 2021 09:30 am - 04:00 pm Heatherton 2 $220.00
Western Australia
Date Time Location Places Cost
24 & 25 June 2021 09:30 am - 04:00 pm East Perth 9 $220.00
15 & 16 July 2021 09:30 am - 04:00 pm East Perth 3 $220.00
4 & 5 August 2021 09:30 am - 04:00 pm East Perth 3 $220.00
26 & 27 August 2021 09:30 am - 04:00 pm East Perth 3 $220.00
7 & 8 September 2021 09:30 am - 04:00 pm East Perth 3 $220.00
22 & 23 September 2021 09:30 am - 04:00 pm East Perth 3 $220.00

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