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Fire Extinguisher Training | First Aid Courses Toowoomba | Fire Safety > HLTAID012 Provide an emergency first aid response in an education and care setting (Childcare First Aid)

The below course is delivered in partnership and under the auspice of Allens Training PTY LTD RTO #90909

HLTAID012 Provide an emergency first aid response in an education and care setting (Childcare First Aid)

This course provides practical training for workers within an education and care setting to respond to first aid emergencies in line with legal and workplace requirements, Australian Resuscitation Council guidelines and other Australian national peak clinical bodies.

It teaches how to identify illness or injury, access emergency services, safely provide first aid treatment using action plans, equipment and resources, for CPR, defibrillation, administering an autoinjector for anaphylaxis, administering asthma medication, immobilisation for envenomation, fractures, dislocations, sprains and strains, for bleeding and shock and other conditions.

You will learn basic anatomy, physiology and the differences between adults, children and infants relating to CPR, managing an infant or child with an acute illness, or who requires an immediate ambulance response and conveying incident details to parents, caregivers and emergency services.

The course covers completing incident documentation and debriefing for improvement of response, recognising psychological impacts, talking with children about their emotions and seeking help as required.

Units Being Delivered

The following units will be included in your certificate:

  • HLTAID012 – Provide First Aid in an education and care setting
  • HLTAID011 – Provide First Aid
  • HLTAID009 – Provide cardiopulmonary resuscitation
  • HLTAID010 – Provide basic emergency life support

Course Delivery

This course can be delivered by negotiation in your workplace or at a public Toowoomba Safety Training facility.

Entry Requirements

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

Pre-course study:   Students may be required to undertake online pre-course work prior to attending the face to face session depending on the course delivery mode.

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.

Course Duration

Refresher min. duration 420 minutes
Blended min. duration 420 minutes
Face-to-face min. duration 540 minutes
Online with face-to-face min. duration 60 minutes

Course Fees and Payments

Course cost- $129

  • Refund and fee protection policy – Please refer to Terms and Conditions 
  • ayment Terms – Payment for individual participants is upfront, group booking payment terms are based on the agreement between the client and service provider- Please refer to Terms and Conditions 

Assessment Requirements

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

Certificate Renewal Requirements

Certificates will require renewal after 3 years,

Learners’ Rights, Responsibilities and Support, including Complaints

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.

Assessment Activities

  • 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 casualty with anaphylaxis
  • Manage a casualty with asthma
  • Manage a choking casualty
  • Manage a casualty with non-life-threatening bleeding and shock, requiring minor wound cleaning
  • Manage a casualty with a nosebleed
  • Manage a casualty with a fracture and dislocation
  • Manage a casualty with a sprain and strain
  • Manage a casualty with envenomation (snake/ funnel-web spider bite)

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

Assessment Requirements

Individuals undertaking this course will be expected to complete both written and practical assessment tasks. These are detailed in the sections following. Entry Requirements • Participants must have the physical capacity to establish and maintain first aid facilities.

Assessment Activities

Assessments conducted during face-to-face training session(s) include: • Performance tasks – The assessor will observe you demonstrating the following: − Infant CPR − Adult/child CPR & defibrillation Anaphylaxis & epi-pen Asthma & medication Written incident report Choking Head injury Turn a casualty on his/her side Bleeding control & shock Pit for snake/spider bite Rice for sprain Bandage & sling for fracture Seizure Poisoning Verbal report, debrief and evaluate

Theory assessment

Research relevant websites to locate First Aid Codes of Practice and answer written questions. Complete a written first aid response plan form A written assessment consisting of multiple-choice and short answer questions. You must complete all assessment questions.