2018 Dates

Mornings 8.30am - 12 noon

November

5 and 19

December

3 and 10

2019 Dates

Mornings 8.30am - 12 noon

January

14 and 21

February

11 and 18

March

11 and 18

April

8 and 15

May

6 and 13

June

3 and 17

July

8 and 15

August

5 and 12

September

2 and 9

October

7 and 28

November

4 and 25

December

2 and 9

 
 

 

Provide CPR (HLTAID001)

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COURSE OVERVIEW  

Provide CPR gives learners the confidence and skills to perform CPR. Learners will practice their skills on an Adult, Child and Infant manikin and use a trainer defibrillator.

This course complies with the Australian Resuscitation Council (ARC) Guidelines.

The ARC also advises that CPR be refreshed at least annually.

LEARNING OUTCOMES  

Theory Component

  • Basic anatomy and physiology relating to performing CPR
  • Procedures for performing CPR
  • State / territory regulatory requirements, ARC Guidelines and accepted industry practice
  • How to access ambulance/medical assistance and/or emergency response support
  • Understanding of the use of an Automated External Defibrillator (AED), including when to use and when not to
  • Privacy and confidentiality requirements
  • Chain of survival
  • Need to be culturally aware, sensitive and respectful
  • Duty of care requirements
  • Relevant workplace hazards
  • Infection control principles and procedures, including use of standard precautions
  • Own skills and limitations
  • Awareness of stress management techniques and available support
  • Practical Component:

    • Assess vital signs of casualty
    • Demonstrate correct procedures for performing CPR using a manikin, including standard precautions
    • Call an ambulance
    • Call for medical assistance
    • Identify and minimise hazards to health and safety of self and others in the immediate workplace or community environment
    • Report details of incident and CPR as provided
    • Use infection control procedures, including standard precautions
    VOCATIONAL OUTCOMES  

    Upon successful completion of this course, learners will be able to consider the following job roles:

    • First Aider
    • Member of an emergency response team
    • Safety Officer
    • Any other job role

    This unit is appropriate for those working in:

    • All Organisations
    ENTRY REQUIREMENTS  

    Safety Boots or Enclosed footwear, wear suitable attire.

    DELIVERY AND DURATION  

    Duration - Four (4) Hours

    Time - 8.30am - 12.30pm

    This course is conducted twice a month at the Academy and can be delivered on your site. Learners will receive training in both theory and practical activities. Morning tea/coffee is provided when delivered at TTA. Please advise office of any dietary requirements

    RPL/LEARNING PATHWAYS  
    RPL is not offered. This UOC is from the HLT Health Training Package. For further information refer to www.cshisc.com.au
    LEARNER SUPPORT  
    If you require special assistance, including language literacy and numeracy please notify our office and support services can be arranged. Our student handbook is available from our office and this website.

    Printable Version of Thurgoona Training Academy's CPR Card 2018

    Click here

    First aid requirements 2014 Legislative requirements First Aid