HLTAID012 Provide First Aid in an Education and Care Setting

HLTAID012 Provide First Aid in an Education and Care Setting – $195  

**CPR is included in all First Aid Courses**

Public courses are held at our training centre (link to Google Maps)

Orange First Aid Training Centre
Suite 19
Level 1, Orange Arcade
142-154 Summer St, Orange NSW 2800

Pre-course online theory as well as 2 hour face to face practical assessment

HLTAID012 Provide First Aid in an Education and Care Setting: Comprehensive Training Course

Course Overview

Tailored for professionals in education and care sectors, this course meticulously hones the essential skills required for managing first aid emergencies. Adhering to legal and workplace standards, it’s guided by the Australian Resuscitation Council and other leading national clinical bodies. Consequently, participants will stay abreast of the most current first aid practices, making this training essential for those in educational and caregiving roles.

Developing Practical First Aid Skills

Engage in hands-on learning that covers an extensive array of first aid techniques, including:

  • CPR and Defibrillation: Acquire crucial cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR) skills applicable across various age groups, and learn to operate defibrillators effectively.
  • Anaphylaxis and Asthma Management: Become adept at using autoinjectors for anaphylaxis and administering asthma medication.
  • Complex Medical Situations: Build confidence in addressing envenomation, fractures, dislocations, sprains, strains, bleeding, shock, and other emergencies.

Anatomy and Physiology

A focal point of the HLTAID012 course is the thorough understanding of anatomy and physiology. This knowledge is vital for customizing the first aid approach, especially when it comes to differentiating between adults, children, and infants in CPR administration.

Beyond Physical Aid: Communication and Psychological Care

The curriculum extends beyond physical first aid, encompassing:

  • Effective Communication: Learn strategies for relaying crucial incident information to parents, caregivers, and emergency services.
  • Psychological Impact Management: Train in identifying emotional distress and engaging with children about their feelings, along with seeking further assistance when required.

Focus on Documentation and Improvement

Participants will understand the significance of precise incident documentation and the role of debriefing sessions in enhancing first aid responses.

Course Conclusion

Completing the HLTAID012 course equips participants to effectively manage diverse first aid situations in educational and care settings. This course stands as a valuable tool for those eager to advance their first aid knowledge and skills in these specific areas.

Units Delivered

  • HLTAID012 – Provide First Aid in an Education and Care Setting
  • HLTAID011 – Provide First Aid
  • HLTAID009 – Provide cardiopulmonary resuscitation
  • HLTAID010 – Provide basic emergency life support

This course is delivered and assessed on behalf of Allens Training Pty Ltd RTO 90909 by Orange First Aid Training

Course Delivery

This course can be delivered at your workplace or club, or at one of our public courses

Course Duration

Online with face-to-face assessment – Face to Face contact time of at least 1 Hour

Entry Requirements

Participants must have the physical capacity to perform the practical demonstrations, such as 2 minutes of uninterrupted CPR on the floor and rescue breathing techniques on manikins.

Online study:  Students must have access to a computer, smartphone, tablet or other electronic devices with access to the internet to complete the online/ pre-course studies.

Assessment Requirements

Individuals undertaking this course will be expected to complete both written and practical assessment tasks.

Learner Rights, Responsibilities and Support

Please note that enrolment to this course is made with Allens Training Pty Ltd RTO 90909. Please refer to the student handbook located on the RTO website allenstraining.com.au (https://allenstraining.com.au/students/student-handbook) for all details relating to rights and responsibilities including complaints and appeals.

Certificate Renewal Requirements

This certificate has an industry recommended renewal period of 36 months

Assessment Activities

Performance tasks and practical scenarios:

  • Perform CPR on an adult (incl. the use of an AED and placing a casualty into the recovery position)
  • Complete a first aid incident report form based on the simulated first aid scenario
  • Perform CPR on a child
  • Perform CPR on an infant
  • Manage a child casualty with anaphylaxis
  • Manage a child casualty with asthma
  • Manage a choking child and infant casualty
  • Manage a child casualty with non-life-threatening bleeding and shock, requiring minor wound cleaning
  • Manage a child casualty with a nosebleed
  • Manage a child casualty with a fracture and dislocation
  • Manage a child casualty with a sprain and strain
  • Manage a child casualty with envenomation (snake/ funnel-web spider bite)

Theory assessment: A written assessment consisting of multiple-choice questions. 

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