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

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

This unit of competency has been approved by Australian Children’s Education and Care Quality Authority  (ACECQA) who have deemed it to satisfy all requirements for first aid, anaphylaxis management and emergency asthma training under the Education and Care Services National Law, and the Education and Care Services National Regulations (2011).

This course is suitable for anyone working in long day care, family day care, preschool and outside of school hours (OOSH) care services.

Course Covers

  • anaphylaxis
  • asthma
  • CPR techniques on adults, children and infants
  • compliance with first aid sections of the Education and Care
    Services National Law and the Education and Care Services National Regulations (2011).
  • incident reporting in a child care setting
  • child physiology
  • how to properly assess an emergency situation
  • DRSABCD
  • using an Automated External Defibrillator (AED)
  • first aid procedures for bleeding, burns and fractures
  • managing medical conditions such as epilepsy
  • managing medical emergencies such as snake/spider bites, poisons and
    choking
  • infection control procedures
  • managing exposure to extreme temperatures
  • administering  first aid for eye & soft tissue injuries
  • assessing and moving sick & injured
  • legal responsibilities of a first aider
  • basic anatomy
  • managing shock
  • and much, much more!
Course Duration

2 – 3 hours online training prior to practical component

Practical component 9:00am – 4:00pm  (third Saturday of every month)

17/02/2018
17/03/2018
21/04/2018
19/05/2018
16/06/2018
21/07/2018
18/08/2018
15/09/2018
20/10/2018
17/11/2018
15/12/2018
Course Location

Level 1, 457 Chapel Road, Bankstown 2200

Entry Requirements

Nil

Course cost

$150.00 GST Free

How to enrol

Please contact the college on 02 9793 8155