HLTAID012 - Provide First Aid In An Education And Care Setting
The complete course can be completed from the comfort of your home or office with comprehensive online learning covering training and theory assessment with a short practical assessment session via video conference.
This online course provides practical training for workers within an education and care setting to respond to first aid emergencies in line with legal and workplace requirements, Australian Resuscitation Council guidelines and other Australian national peak clinical bodies.
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.
Unit 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 in an education and care setting
HLTAID011 Provide first aid
HLTAID010 Provide basic emergency life support
HLTAID009 Provide cardiopulmonary resuscitation
Important information prior to enrolment
This course cane be delivered / assessed in the workplace or at an approved third party facility.
Participants must have the physical capacity to perform the practical demonstrations, such as 2 minutes of uninterrupted CPR on the floor.
Participants will be required to undertake online pre-course work prior to attending a video conference practical assessment session.
Participants must have access to suitable video conferencing equipment. This will include a reliable internet connection, and a computer/laptop with a microphone, speakers, and camera functionality.
Online Training with virtual Face to Face Assessment - self paced online learning with a scheduled 60 minutes virtual face to face practical assessment.
Individuals undertaking this course will be expected to complete both written and practical assessment tasks. These are detailed in the sections following.
Certificate renewal requirements
Certificates will require renewal after 36 months, (with the additional requirement of updating the CPR component every 12 months)
Course fees and payments
Course fees for this course is $165* (If you live outside the Orange area, fees apply for delivery of training supplies)
Payments terms - Payments for individual participants is upfront unles prior agreements have been made. Refund policay and fee protection information can be found in the student handbook
No work placement will be required as part of this course
Learners rights, responsibilities and support, including complaints
Please note that enrolment to this course is made with Allens Training Pty Ltd RTO 90909. Please refer to the student handbook for all details relating to rights and responsibilities including complaints and appeals.
What happens at the course?
Delivery of course information and learning activities
Online Theory Assessment: An online assessment consisting of multiple-choice questions.
Video Conference Practical Assessment: (An equipment pack consisting of all the required equipment needed for assessment will be mailed out. Leading up to the scheduled video conferencing assessment session, an email will be sent out with the link to access the conferencing platform)
Perform CPR on an adult (incl. the use of an AED and placing a casualty into the recovery position)
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)