HLTAID004 - Provide an Emergency First Aid Response in an Education and Care Setting

About the Course

This course teaches the skills and knowledge required to perform Cardio Pulmonary Resuscitation (CPR) and first aid procedures in an education and care setting in line with the Australian Resuscitation Council (ARC) Guidelines. This course is delivered on behalf of Allens Training PTY LTD RTO 90909.

***Please note:  Due to current COVID-19 Physical Distancing restrictions, all assessment times are reduced to 1 hour duration (instead of 6 hours face to face) and a maximum of 6 students per class***

Who is it for?

This course has been developed for people working in industries where there may be a requirement to provide first aid procedures. 

Course Outline and Required Assessments

You will learn the basic procedures for:

  • Abdominal injuries

  • Allergic reactions 

  • Anaphylaxis including signs, symptoms and triggers and using different types of adrenaline auto injectors

  • Asthma including signs, symptoms and triggers and using different types of bronchodilators

  • Basic wound care

  • Bleeding control

  • Burns

  • Cardiac conditions including chest pain

  • Choking and airway obstructions

  • Crush injuries

  • Diabetes

  • Dislocations

  • Drowning

  • Envenomation

  • Environmental impact including hypothermia, hyperthermia, dehydration and heat stroke

  • Eye and ear injuries

  • Febrile convulsions

  • Fractures

  • Head, neck and spinal injuries

  • Minor skin injuries

  • Needle stick injuries

  • Poisoning and toxic substances

  • Respiratory distress, including asthma

  • Seizures including epilepsy

  • Shock

  • Soft tissue injuries including strains and sprains

  • Stroke

  • Unconsciousness

  • Basic anatomy and physiology relating infants and children

This course is a six (6) hour face to face session with an online pre course assessment to be completed prior to the course.

It is recommended that this course be renewed every three (3) years in line with industry standards.

Entry Requirements

The assessments on the day will require you to perform a minimum of 2 minutes of uninterrupted CPR on an adult and infant manikin on the floor. You will also be required to participate in a range of scenarios throughout the day and the completion of a written assessment (multiple choice questions).


Delivery Location

This course can be delivered in your workplace during or out of business hours at no extra cost. There is a minimum of 10 participants (maximum of 30) required for a group booking at your service.  Please send through an enquiry form to inquire about availability.

You are also able to attend a public class at our Training Facility located at Level 1, 77 Atherton Road, Oakleigh. Please click the book now button.