Provide First Aid including CPR

UNITS INCLUDED

  • HLTAID003 – Provide First Aid
  • HLTAID001 – Provide Cardio Pulmonary Resuscitation

Application and Relevance

This course applies to a wide range of settings where first aid emergencies may occur. It is relevant for people working in education, aged and community care, sport, outdoor recreation, travel & tourism, hospitality, industry enterprises, mining as well as in home or other environments.

Course Content

This course provides the skills and knowledge required to provide first aid response, life support, management of casualty(s), the incident and other first aiders until the arrival of medical or other assistance. Topics include:

  • Assessing an emergency situation
  • Airway and breathing management
  • Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation techniques (CPR)
  • Automated External Defibrillation
  • First Aid management of the unconscious casualty
  • Medical conditions including cardiac, diabetes, epilepsy
  • Infection control and First Aid for minor wounds
  • Allergic reactions and asthma
  • Control of major external bleeding and shock
  • Management of near drowning
  • Hyperthermia and hypothermia
  • Burns and electric shock
  • Eye and soft tissue injuries
  • Venomous bites and stings
  • Fractures and spinal injuries
  • Head, chest and abdominal injuries
  • Assessment of the sick and injured
  • Recording vital signs
  • Communicating details of an incident
  • Debriefing and evaluation of response to critical incidents

Inclusions

Training conducted by experienced first aid specialist trainer/assessor Course Manual 
Associated documentation 
The course can be conducted at your premises or our purpose built training facility.

The course can be conducted at your premises or our purpose built training facility.

Duration:

7 hours (1 day) classroom training and assessment (with workbook pre-work); or
14 hours (2 days) classroom training and assessment 

Qualification

A nationally-recognised Statement of Attainment will be issued to all successful participants. Please refer to the Student Handbook for additional information. 
Unit of Competence: HLTAID003 Provide First Aid

Re-accreditation:

Participants require refresher training every 12 months for CPR and every 3 years for first aid in order to maintain satisfactory levels of emergency preparedness and stay current.

Prerequisites

There are no prerequisite units. Participants will need oral communication skills in order to make an accurate verbal report to emergency services and workplace supervisor 

Industry Skills Councils have mapped this course to level 2 of the Australian Core Skills Framework. It is recommended that participants provide evidence of their Foundation Skill Level prior to the commencement of the course.

Nationally Recognised Training

Notification

This course is either 16 hours face to face or 8 hours face to face with the completion of a workbook prior to the face to face training. Failure to complete the pre-work for the 8 hour course will result in the student being turned away and re-booked onto the next available course with an additional course fee. The pre-work is posted out, please confirm the address you would like it posted to.

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Course Dates

Please select your course date.

Start Date Classes Units Location Places left Cost
Tue 22nd Jan 2019 at 7:00AM 1 class 2 units Zokal Safety Training 9      Cost $197.00 Apply
Fri 22nd Mar 2019 at 7:00AM 1 class 2 units Zokal Safety Training 10      Cost $197.00 Apply
Mon 15th Apr 2019 at 7:00AM 1 class 2 units Zokal Safety Training 10      Cost $197.00 Apply
Tue 14th May 2019 at 7:00AM 1 class 2 units Zokal Safety Training 10      Cost $197.00 Apply
Mon 3rd Jun 2019 at 7:00AM 1 class 2 units Zokal Safety Training 10      Cost $197.00 Apply
Tue 16th Jul 2019 at 7:00AM 1 class 2 units Zokal Safety Training 10      Cost $197.00 Apply
Mon 19th Aug 2019 at 7:00AM 1 class 2 units Zokal Safety Training 10      Cost $197.00 Apply
Tue 17th Sep 2019 at 7:00AM 1 class 2 units Zokal Safety Training 10      Cost $197.00 Apply
Tue 15th Oct 2019 at 7:00AM 1 class 2 units Zokal Safety Training 10      Cost $197.00 Apply