The below course is delivered in partnership and under the auspice of Allens Training PTY LTD RTO #90909
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.
The following units will be included in your certificate:
This course can be delivered by negotiation in your workplace or at a public Toowoomba Safety Training facility.
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.
|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 cost- $129
Individuals undertaking this course will be expected to complete both written and practical assessment tasks.
Certificates will require renewal after 3 years,
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.
Theory assessment: A written assessment consisting of multiple-choice questions.
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.
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
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.