On 1 January 2012, the ‘National Quality Framework for Early Childhood Education and Care' began. It is being introduced across Australia to help children have the best possible start in life. Under the Education and Care Services National Law ACECQA must publish a list of approved First Aid qualifications; Provide First Aid, Provide CPR, Anaphylaxis Management training and Emergency Asthma Management training.
This course includes all first aid units, under one certificate, from ACECQA approved list and is designed to comply with Childcare first aid regulations.
This unit of competency describes the skills and knowledge required to provide a first aid response to infants, children and adults and 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.
Self-study with online eLearning workbook prior to face to face workshop
Face to face workshop, one day (8 hours delivery)
Minimum age for participants is 14 years. Completion of the online eLearning workbook is required prior to the face to face session and evidence given to the trainer. It is a requirement of this course that you are physically capable of performing uninterrupted CPR for at least four minutes on a CPR manikin placed on the floor.
GROUP BOOKINGS ONLY. We come to you (our minimum charge allows for up to 8 participants). Please refer to the contact us section of the website for details.
Ranging from $150 - $180 per participant. Special $150.00* (*our group rate capped at $2,250 for a group of 15 participants). CLICK HERE for further details on course costs for smaller groups. Our courses may be eligible for Health Fund Rebate please check with your health fund for rebate and cover eligibility.
We also offer a non-accredited Anaphylaxis & Asthma workshop at a reduced cost (3 hours, no pre-course workbook required). Excellent refresher training that can be delivered during the 3 year validity of current certificates.
In the face to face portion of the training, you are taught how to provide first aid with confidence. Training You First Aid conducts progressive scenario based assessments throughout the course linked with Individual practical assessment of competency in the use of auto-injectors (EpiPen®/Anapen®). Competency in the delivery of reliever medication (bronchodilators) with spacer & mask. The multiple choice assessment component is completed online via eLearning prior to training. Those that are time challenged find this flexible learning method very convenient.
This statement of attainments is nationally recognised and workplace approved throughout Australia. It is listed on ACECQA’s published list of approved first aid qualifications.
HLTAID004 - Provide an Emergency First Aid Response in an Education and Care Setting
Participants in the course could include:
Employees of childcare centres
Employees of schools
Visiting specialists to children’s services and schools
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courses are nationally recognised and delivered in partnership and under the auspices of
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