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

This course for teachers and carers provides the skills and knowledge required to deliver a first aid response and life support as well as the management of casualties, the incident and other first aiders in a range of situations in education and care settings.

This course is also suitable for parents wanting child focused, comprehensive, accredited first aid training.

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

The unit applies to educators and support staff working within an education and care setting who are required to respond to a first aid emergency, including asthmatic and anaphylactic emergencies.

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).

  • Legal and other issues

  • Debriefing/Welfare

  • Basic Life Support (DRSABCD)

  • CPR and AED

  • Airway management/Choking

  • Allergic reaction/ Anaphylaxis

  • Cardiac conditions

  • Diabetes - Seizures

  • Shock management

  • Bleeding and wound care

  • Abdominal injuries

  • Eye and ear injuries

  • Head injuries

  • Burns and scalds

  • Musculoskeletal injuries

  • Environmental conditions

  • Envenomation

  • Poisons & Needle stick injuries

On successful completion of this course to learn first aid for children, students will be issued with a nationally recognised Statement of Attainment.

On successful completion, you will be issued with the nationally recognised Statement of Attainment for HLTAID012 Provide cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR).

Refresher min. duration    420 minutes
Blended min. duration    420 minutes
Face-to-face min. duration    540 minutes
Online with Face-to-Face (up to 5 students) Min. duration    60 minutes
Online with Face-to-Face (more than 5 students) Min. duration    120 minutes