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Provide an emergency First Aid response in an education and care setting (HLTAID004)

(Refresher)

 

This unit of competency describes the skills and knowledge required to provide a first aid response to infants, children and adults.
The unit applies to educators and support staff working within an education and care setting who are required to respond to a first aid emergency, including asthmatic and anaphylactic emergencies.

 

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Duration:
1 Day
Pre-requisites:
Nil
Course Elements:

HLTAID004 is a Nationally Recognised unit of competency from the Health Training Package. Successful participants will receive a "Statement of Attainment". This qualification is recognised as Workplace First Aider.

Learning Outcomes:
  • Demonstrate DRSABCD Action Plan
  • Understanding of first aid principles
  • Resuscitation techniques and perform CPR
  • Perform AED operations
  • Assess and identify emergency care casualty requirements
  • Injury treatment of fractures, burns, bleeding, poisons, bites and stings
  • Monitoring casualty's vital signs
  • Managing shock, suspension trauma, seizures, diabetes, asthma, respiratory difficulties and heat and cold stress
  • Allergic reactions
  • Communications to emergency services
  • Social and legal issues, including cultural awareness, confidentiality and duty of care
  • Managing first aid equipment and supplies
  • Incident documentation
Entry Requirements:
Participants must have previously completed the full course. Evidence must be supplied prior to attanding.
RPL:
RPL is not offered for this course
Pathways:
Students who complete the Unit Of Competency may be eligible for entry into further study such as: HLT33112 Certificate III in basic Health Care

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