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Course Details

Cost

$200.00 (includes participation in the course only)

Please refer to our Refund Policy

Duration

Face to face instruction is 8.5 hours

Unique Student Identifier (USI)

Students must obtain a Unique Student Identifier (USI) prior to enrolling in this course.  Please visit https://www.usi.gov.au/ for more information

Valid for

3 years

Annual CPR re-accreditation is required.

Course Accreditation

This course is nationally recognised

Delivery Mode

Face to face

Pre-Requisites

Nil

Physical Requirements

The student must be able to kneel for the CPR component of the course

Assessment

Competency based including practical and written assessments

This course follows the Australian Resuscitation Council guidelines and industry recommendations for provision of First Aid in an education and care setting. This course specifically applies to educators and support staff caring for infants and children.

Upon successful completion, the student will receive a Statement of Attainment certificate.

Incorporating the Unit of Competence:

  • HLTAID001 Provide CPR
  • HLTAID004 Provide an Emergency First Aid Response in an Education and Care Setting

The topics include but are not limited to:

  • Legal issues and requirements
  • DRSABCD
  • Managing an unconscious breathing person
  • CPR (resuscitation)
  • Debriefing/welfare
  • Choking
  • Illnesses (diabetes, seizures, asthma, anaphylaxis etc)
  • Trauma management
  • Minor injuries
  • Environmental conditions
  • Envenomation
  • Poisoning and needle stick injuries