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Child care first aid - Provide an Emergency Response in an Education and Care Setting

Code: HLTAID004 - Provide an emergency response in an Education and care setting  ( one day )

This course provides the participant with the knowledge and skill to confidently recognise and respond to an emergency situation requiring first aid, Emergency asthma management and Anaphylaxic shock.  The course is designed for individuals working in an education or care setting  according to workplace or community first aid policy and procedures.

This course is offered as a 1 day training course.  A multi - choice quiz is required to be completed before the 1 day practical day is successfully attained.  This course provides the participant with the knowledge and skill to confidently recognise and respond to an emergency situation requiring first aid, emergency asthma management and anaphylatic shock.  

Content

  • Principles of First Aid including legal issues
  • Infectious Diseases and Hygiene
  • Basic Human Anatomy and Physiology
  • Management of the Conscious and Unconscious casualties
  • Cardio-Pulmonary Resuscitation – Pocket mask accreditation
  • AED - Defibrillation
  • Airway Management
  • Bleeding
  • Shock recognition and treatment
  • Burn types and treatment
  • Fractures and Soft Tissue Injuries
  • Head Injuries
  • Eye and Ear Injuries
  • Chest, Pelvic and Spinal Injuries
  • Emergency asthma management
  • Anaphylaxic Shock
  • Diabetes, Epilepsy, Stroke
  • Heart conditions
  • Extremes of heat and cold
  • Poisons, Bites and Stings

Prerequisite: 
none
Valid: 
3 years
Duration: 
8 hour’s face-to-face training


Includes: First Aid manual, student workbook, spacer and primary survey poster on completion a 
nationally accredited statement of attainment
Course Accreditation: 
The course is nationally recognised through inclusion on the Australian Quality Training Framework (AQTF).