First Aid Training

HLTAID009

Provide Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation
$ 50 per person
  • 9.00am to 12.30pm (approx.)
  • Half day course + pre-course workbook

HLTAID011

Provide First Aid
$ 150 per person
  • 9.00am to 4.30pm (approx.)
  • One day course + pre-course workbook

HLTAID012

Provide First Aid in an Education and Care Setting
$ 230 per person
  • 9.00am to 5.00pm
  • One day course + pre-course workbook

What's the difference between First Aid Training?

In the realm of emergency response training, CPR (HLTAID009), First Aid (HLTAID011), and Provide First Aid in an Education and Care Setting (HLTAID012) serve as critical tools for immediate assistance during crises. Despite their shared objective of saving lives, they differ significantly in their focus and scope.

CPR (HLTAID009): CPR training primarily centers around cardiopulmonary resuscitation techniques. It equips individuals with the skills necessary to perform CPR on adults, children, and infants. The training is comparatively shorter, concentrating specifically on resuscitation methods.

First Aid (HLTAID011): In contrast, First Aid offers a broader spectrum of skills, covering various procedures for managing medical emergencies, injuries, and illnesses. It goes beyond CPR, providing a comprehensive understanding of first aid techniques. The training duration is longer, reflecting the depth and diversity of topics covered.

Provide First Aid in an Education and Care Setting (HLTAID012): This specialized training focuses on applying first aid skills in an education and care environment. It includes elements of general First Aid training but is tailored to address the unique needs and situations encountered in educational settings, particularly those involving children.

Choosing Between CPR, First Aid, and Education and Care Setting First Aid: The decision between these courses often depends on factors such as job requirements and industry standards. Certain professions or workplaces may mandate specific training, making it crucial to be aware of regulatory guidelines. Individuals seeking a more comprehensive skill set may opt for full First Aid training or choose the specialized Education and Care Setting First Aid to meet specific workplace needs.

COURSE DETAILS

HLTAID009 Provide Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation

This unit of competency describes the skills and knowledge required to perform Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR) in line with the Australian Resuscitation Council (ARC) Guidelines. This unit applies to all persons who may be required to provide CPR, in a range of situations, including community and workplace settings. Students who successfully complete this nationally recognised training will be awarded the statement of attainment for HLTAID009.

Course Content — HLTAID009 Provide Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation

  • Principles of First Aid, Legal Issues
  • Management of Conscious and Unconscious Casualties
  • Airway Management
  • Cardio Pulmonary Resuscitation (CPR) for an Adult and Infant

This unit describes the skills and knowledge required to provide a first aid response to a casualty in line with first aid guidelines determined by the Australian Resuscitation Council (ARC) and other Australian national peak clinical bodies.
The unit applies to all workers who may be required to provide a first aid response in a range of situations, include community and workplace settings.


Students who successfully complete this nationally recognised training will be awarded the statement of attainment for HLTAID009, HLTAID010 and HLTAID011. 

Course Content — HLTAID011 Provide First Aid

  • Principles of First Aid, Legal Issues
  • Management of Conscious and Unconscious Casualties
  • Airway Management
  • Cardio Pulmonary Resuscitation (CPR) for an Adult and Infant
  • Bleeding, Shock, Burns
  • Fractures and Soft Tissue Injuries
  • Head Injuries
  • Ear, Eye and Facial Injuries
  • Chest, Pelvic and Spinal Injuries
  • Diabetes, Epilepsy, Stroke, Asthma, Anaphylaxis
  • Infectious Diseases and Hygiene
  • Heart Conditions
  • Environmental Exposure (Hot and Cold)
  • Poisons, Bites and Stings

 

This unit describes the skills and knowledge required to provide a first aid response to infants, children and adults in line with first aid guidelines determined by the Australian Resuscitation Council (ARC) and other Australian national peak clinical bodies.

This unit applies to a range of workers within an education and care setting who are required to respond to a first aid emergency, including asthma and anaphylactic emergencies. This includes early childhood workers and educators who work with school age children in outside school hours care and vacation programs. Students who successfully complete this nationally recognised training will be awarded the statement of attainment for HLTAID009, HLTAID010, HLTAID011, and HLTAID012. 

Course Content — HLTAID012 Provide First Aid in an Education and Care Setting

  • Principles of First Aid, Legal Issues
  • Management of Conscious and Unconscious Casualties
  • Airway Management
  • Cardio Pulmonary Resuscitation (CPR) for an Adult, Child and Infant
  • Bleeding, Shock, Burns
  • Fractures and Soft Tissue Injuries
  • Head Injuries
  • Ear, Eye and Facial Injuries
  • Chest, Pelvic and Spinal Injuries
  • Diabetes, Epilepsy, Stroke
  • Anaphylaxis
  • Asthma
  • Choking
  • Heart Conditions
  • Environmental Exposure (Hot and Cold)
  • Poisons, Bites and Stings
  • Identification and management of a sick infant or child

It is a requirement of these courses that you are physically capable of performing uninterrupted CPR for at least 2 minutes on a CPR manikin placed on the floor. CPR training is included in the HLTAID009, HLTAID011, and HLTAID012 courses.

Students wishing to complete the course are required to contact us to book into the training. Prior to attending the course students are required to pay for the course, collect their First Aid workbook from Australian Workplace Training, and complete their theory assessment to be returned to the trainer on the day of the training.

HLTAID009 Provide Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation: $50 per person

HLTAID011 Provide First Aid: $150 per person

Refresher for HLTAID011 Provide First Aid: $95 per person

HLTAID012 Provide First Aid in an Education and Care Setting: $230 per person

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