This unit describes the skills and knowledge required to provide an advanced first aid response, including management of the incident and other first aiders, until the arrival of medical or other assistance.
The unit applies to workers who may be required to provide, coordinate and manage a first aid response across a range of complex situations, including community and workplace settings.
At the successful completion of this course participants will be issued with a statement of attainment for:
It is recommended this unit be renewed every 36 months in line with industry standards. Locate the most current training package at training.gov.au.
The statement of attainment is issued by Healthcorp RTO 91222
* It is recommended the HLTAID001 Provide cardiopulmonary resuscitation component is updated every 12 months in line with industry standards.
This course is $240 each student with group and multi course pricing available.
We will cover:
cardiac conditions including chest pain, chocking and airway obstruction, crush injuries, diabetes, drowning, emergency childbirth, envenomation, environment impact including hypothermia, hyperthermia, dehydration and heat stroke, eye and ear injuries, febrile convulsions, head, neck and spinal injuries, levels of consciousness, needle stick injuries, poisoning and toxic substances, respiratory distress, including asthma, seizures including epilepsy, shock, skin injuries, soft tissue musculoskeletal injuries including strains, sprains dislocations and fractures, stroke, substance misuse, including common drugs and alcohol, including illicit drugs
You will have to complete HLTAID001 and HLTAID003 as part of this Attainment. Pre-course study and 14 hrs (2 Day course)
If you have already got a current and recent HLTAID003 Provide First Aid Certificate – please talk to us for consideration and 8 hr course.
Please note that there are often physical standards which relate to the level and extent of physical performance required when undertaking accredited training. It is important to note that there are physical standards which relate to the level of performance required when undertaking accredited training. The HLTAID competency standards require a level of physical ability to provide resuscitation and respond to an emergency situation where there may be risk to life. One requirement of the training package is that you are to be assessed as physically capable of performing uninterrupted CPR for at least 2 minutes on an adult CPR manikin placed on the floor.
In order to meet competency for this unit, you will be required to meet the minimum LLN requirements of the Training Package.
This course is conducted in English.
A parental/guardian consent must be obtained for any student under the age of 18 to be able to participate in this course.
To be able to complete any vocational education course in Australia you must obtain and provide us with a USI. This is obtainable from usi.gov.au. We are unable to supply a course certificate without this.