HLTAID012 Provide First Aid in an education and care settingcourse calendar
Course Name HLTAID012 Provide First Aid in an Education and Care Setting Course Cost $99 Course Code HLTAID012 Is the course accredited? Yes Course length 3.5hrs Face-to-Face Pre-Online Yes CRICOS Provider Yes – International Students Accepted
HLTAID012 Provide First Aid in an Education and Care Setting
The new HLTAID012 Provide Child Care First Aid is an accredited child care first aid course for anyone regularly around children and infants will benefit from this course and its targeted approach.
The Provide First Aid Course is made up of these units of the HLT training package:
HLTAID009 Provide cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR)
HLTAID010 Provide basic emergency life support
HLTAID011 Provide first aid
HLTAID012 Provide First Aid in an education and care setting
The HLTAID012 Child Care First Aid Course is the current nationally recognised certificate course. It’s a first aid qualification that is valid for 3 years, although the CPR unit should be renewed annually. Because it’s nationally recognised training, you need a unique student identifier (USI) to enrol. You can easily get a USI with a drivers licence or Medicare number from this site. The CPR training is based on the Australian Resuscitation Council Guidelines.
Adelaide - Grenfell Street Level 2, 45 Grenfell Street Adelaide 5000 Australia
HLTAID012 - Childcare First Aid & CPR
Thu, 4 Jan 2024 2:00pm - 5:30pm
What's involved in the Child Care First Aid Course?
The HLTAID012 Provide First Aid in education and care course teaches basic emergency life support and how to perform CPR. We delivers this course with the entire content of HLTAID011 Provide First Aid with the addition of common infant and child ailments such as febrile convulsion, fever, vomiting, diarrhoea and dehydration.
First Aid Training Covers:
How to apply DRSABCD
Provide first aid to someone who is unconscious but breathing in the right position to keep the airway clear
Do 2 minutes of CPR on an adult manikin
Do CPR on an infant manikin for 2 minutes
Deliver at least one shock with a defibrillator (AED)
Help perform CPR with minimal pauses
Respond appropriately in the event of vomiting to manage a first aid situation
Learn first aid so you can confidently manage these conditions: choking, asthma, non-life-threatening bleeding, nosebleed, anaphylaxis, shock, dislocations, fractures, sprains and strains.
Use pressure immobilisation bandaging for snakebite
Apply First Aid to minor wound cleaning and dressing
Using personal protective equipment (PPE)
Provide appropriate first aid treatment
Effectively communicate details of an incident to emergency services and dial 000
Provide an accurate written incident report covering first aid management applied
PLUS, much more so you can confidently manage a casualty
Child Care First Aid Course Requirements
Due to parts of the First Aid training involving the need to prepare an incident report and answering a number of written questions, you must have a basic level of literacy and be a minimum of fourteen years old.
Skills Training College is a CRICOS provider meaning that international students can enrol to do this First Aid training course with us. However, international students must check with the Department of Home Affairs to see if they have the appropriate visa. Furthermore, you must be actively enrolled in another principal course with a CRICOS institution. The English language skills for studying in Australia apply to this First Aid course.
The CPR component of this course requires the student to kneel on the floor and compress the chest of a manikin for 2 minutes while providing CPR for assessment. Please contact us if you have any questions about this.
What are the resources
Skills Training College provides the following resources for your course:
Learner Guide (for pre-reading)
Online learning portal access
Practical assessment workbook during the practical training session
Incident report templates
Simulation scenarios/Case studies
To complete your first aid course, you will need:
Vasto online learning platform
Supply your USI Number
Bring Photo ID on the day
Good internet access (at least 5mbps)
Adobe Acrobat Reader
What are the Child Care First Aid Course fees?
The Provide First Aid in education and care course is available for $99
Please see Fees and Refunds Policy for more information.
What are the Course Pathways
Students may also consider undertaking additional training courses to complement their skills with the following units:
HLTAID013 Provide First Aid in a remote or isolated site*
HLTAID014 Provide Advanced First Aid*
HLTAID015 Provide advanced resuscitation and oxygen therapy*
HLTAID016 Manage first aid services and resources*
*These units are not offered by Skills Training College.