HLTAID003 - Provide First Aid
About the Course
This course teaches the skills and knowledge required to perform Cardio Pulmonary Resuscitation (CPR) and first aid procedures 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 5.5 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:
Allergic reactions and anaphylaxis
Basic wound care
Choking and airway obstructions
Environmental impact including hypothermia, hyperthermia, dehydration and heat
Head, neck and spinal injuries
Minor skin injuries
Needle stick injuries
Poisoning and toxic substances
Respiratory distress, including asthma
Seizures including epilepsy
Soft tissue injuries including strains and sprains
Basic anatomy and physiology
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.
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).
Public classes are held at our training facility at Level 1, 77 Atherton Road, Oakleigh, Victoria.
This course can also 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.