The course content has been determined by the Australian Resuscitation Council and community services and health industry skills council. The aim of the course is to provide an emergency first aid response in an education and care setting.
- Duty of care
- Workplace and community considerations
- Cultural awareness
- Importance of debriefing recording
- CPR and performing four minutes uninterrupted on an infant, a child and an adult
- Need for stress-management techniques and available support following an emergency situation, including the psychological impact on children
- Procedures for dealing with major and minor injury and illness
- Priorities of management in first aid when dealing with life threatening conditions
- First aid requirements for services under the Education and Care Services National Law
- Basic occupational health and safety requirements in the provision of first aid
- Infection control principles and procedures
- Chain of survival
- Understanding of an Automated External Defibrillator (AED) and use on adult, child and infant
- Basic anatomy and physiology relating to CPR and differences between infants, children and adults
- Symptoms and triggers of Anaphylaxis & Asthma
- Interpreting workplace policies and procedures
- Demonstrate safe manual handling techniques
- Assess airway, breathing and responsiveness of casualty
- Check for response and normal breathing
- Act in the event of regurgitation or vomiting
- Following single rescuer procedure and rotation of operators
- Followed prompts of an Automated External Defibrillator (AED)
- Conducted a verbal secondary survey
- Severe bleeding
- Cardiac arrest
- Choking and airway obstruction
- Convulsions, including febrile convulsions
- Envenomation (using pressure immobilisation)
- Epilepsy and seizures
- Fractures, sprains and strains
- Head injuries
- Followed workplace procedures for reporting details of the incident
- Respond to at least three simulated first aid scenarios.
Our course is flexible in delivery and we provide theory based reading booklet (Learner Guide) to be studied by participants prior to the practical session. We anticipate the pre - learning required may take 8 hours depending on participants.
To ensure the integrity of our assessment process there is no online assessment completed, however written assessment and progressive assessments will take place during the practical session.
On the day after successful completion of the training course.
This is subject to reading being completed prior to the training and the USI details to be provided to the RTO 40407: 24hours prior to the training being delivered for verification. If the USI details has not been forwarded to us in the due time, we cannot guarantee that your certificate will be issued on the day
Our first aid classes run in the Adelaide CBD and suburbs regularly from 9:00am to 4:30pm.
Adelaide CBD: Level 3/ 50 King William Street, Adelaide 5000
Salisbury: Salisbury Hotel, 52 Commercial Road, Salisbury, 5108
Morphett Vale: 12/230 Main South Road, Morphett Vale 5162
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Individual and group bookings is available.
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There is a physical component to this course. Participants will be required to participate in role play and practical assessments. If you feel you need support in any of these area’s please contact our Administration Manager with your concerns on 08 7120 2570 or firstname.lastname@example.org
Provide an emergency first aid response in an education and care setting is renewed every 3 years.Provide cardiopulmonary resuscitation is renewed every 12 months as per Australian Resuscitation Council Guidelines.