Provide an Emergency First Aid Response in an Education & Care Setting

Duration

1 day or 2 evenings, plus pre reading - all assessments will be completed during class time

Schedule

This course runs at each of our campus's including Warrnambool, Portland, Hamilton & Colac

We now have day and night time courses available

- Day time courses run from 9am to 5.30pm

- Night time courses run from 5.30pm to 9pm (over 2 evenings)

Please visit our dates tab on the website to view upcoming dates

Prerequisites

You must have a Unique Student Identifier (USI). You can apply or get more information at www.usi.gov.au.

Photo identification (including your date of birth).

What You Learn

The skills that you need to respond to a first aid emergency, including asthmatic and anaphylactic emergencies.

What You Get

If you work within an education or care setting, this course is very relevant to you and will provide you with the skills and knowledge you’ll require to provide a first aid response to infants, children and adults.

Upon successful completion, you’ll also receive credit and certification for the following accredited unit from CHC30113 - Certificate III in Early Childhood Education and Care:

HLTAID004 - Provide an emergency first aid response in an education and care setting

This unit of competency may contribute towards approved first aid, asthma and anaphylaxis training under the Education and Care Services National Law, and the Education and Care Services National Regulations (2011).

Materials to Bring

Pen and notepaper.

Photo identification (including your date of birth).

Dress Code

Casual

Dates

Date
Location
Places Remaining
Date 20 Jul 09:00 AM to 05:00 PM
Location
South West TAFE - Warrnambool Campus, 197/202 Timor St, Warrnambool VIC 3280, Australia
Places Remaining
2
Date 25 Jul 09:00 AM to 05:30 PM
Location
South West TAFE - Portland Campus, 154 Hurd St, Portland VIC 3305, Australia
Places Remaining
2
Date 09 Aug 05:30 PM to 16 Aug 09:00 PM
Location
South West TAFE - Warrnambool Campus, 197/202 Timor St, Warrnambool VIC 3280, Australia
Places Remaining
2
Date 10 Aug 09:00 AM to 05:30 PM
Location
South West TAFE Colac Campus - 54 A Bromfield Street Colac 3250
Places Remaining
1
Date 15 Aug 09:00 AM to 05:00 PM
Location
South West TAFE - Warrnambool Campus, 197/202 Timor St, Warrnambool VIC 3280, Australia
Places Remaining
2
Date 29 Aug 09:00 AM to 05:30 PM
Location
South West TAFE - Hamilton Campus - Ballarat Road Site, 200 Ballarat Rd, Hamilton VIC 3300, Australia
Places Remaining
2
Date 05 Sep 09:00 AM to 05:30 PM
Location
South West TAFE - Warrnambool Campus, 197/202 Timor St, Warrnambool VIC 3280, Australia
Places Remaining
2
Date 19 Sep 09:00 AM to 05:30 PM
Location
South West TAFE - Portland Campus, 154 Hurd St, Portland VIC 3305, Australia
Places Remaining
2
Date 04 Oct 05:30 PM to 11 Oct 09:00 PM
Location
South West TAFE - Hamilton Campus - Ballarat Road Site, 200 Ballarat Rd, Hamilton VIC 3300, Australia
Places Remaining
2
Date 10 Oct 05:30 PM to 17 Oct 09:00 PM
Location
South West TAFE - Warrnambool Campus, 197/202 Timor St, Warrnambool VIC 3280, Australia
Places Remaining
2
Date 18 Oct 09:00 AM to 05:30 PM
Location
South West TAFE - Warrnambool Campus, 197/202 Timor St, Warrnambool VIC 3280, Australia
Places Remaining
2
Date 01 Nov 09:00 AM to 05:30 PM
Location
South West TAFE - Portland Campus, 154 Hurd St, Portland VIC 3305, Australia
Places Remaining
2
Date 14 Nov 09:00 AM to 05:00 PM
Location
South West TAFE - Warrnambool Campus, 197/202 Timor St, Warrnambool VIC 3280, Australia
Places Remaining
2
Date 21 Nov 09:00 AM to 05:00 PM
Location
South West TAFE - Hamilton Campus - Ballarat Road Site, 200 Ballarat Rd, Hamilton VIC 3300, Australia
Places Remaining
2
Date 05 Dec 09:00 AM to 05:00 PM
Location
South West TAFE - Portland Campus, 154 Hurd St, Portland VIC 3305, Australia
Places Remaining
2
Date 12 Dec 09:00 AM to 05:00 PM
Location
South West TAFE - Warrnambool Campus, 197/202 Timor St, Warrnambool VIC 3280, Australia
Places Remaining
2

Description

FIRST AID RESPONSE – NECESSARY KNOWLEDGE IN AN EDUCATION AND CARE SETTING

Learn skills to respond to emergency situations

This course describes the skills and knowledge you’ll require to provide a first aid response to infants, children and adults, including asthmatic and anaphylactic emergencies

Content

  • Respond to an emergency situation

  • Apply appropriate emergency first aid procedures, including Perform Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR) in accordance with Australian Resuscitation Council (ARC) guidelines

  • Communicate details of the incident, including reporting details of incidents involving babies and children to parents and/or caregivers

  • Evaluate the incident and your own performance, including talking with children about their emotions and responses to events

Accreditation

Upon successful completion, you’ll receive credit and certification for the following accredited unit from CHC30113 - Certificate III in Early Childhood Education and Care:

HLTAID004 - Provide an emergency first aid response in an education and care setting

This unit of competency may contribute towards approved first aid, asthma and anaphylaxis training under the Education and Care Services National Law, and the Education and Care Services National Regulations (2011).

 Enrolment Requirements

1. You’ll Need a Unique Student Identifier

To study any nationally recognised training in Australia, you must have a Unique Student Identifier (USI). Your USI links to an online account that contains your training records and all results for any training you’ve completed after 1 January 2015.

With a USI you’ll always have easy access to your training records and results – this will simplify applying for jobs or enrolling in further study.

You must have a USI when you enrol.

You can apply for a USI online or get more information at www.usi.gov.au.

You will also need photo identification (including your date of birth).

Student Support

At South West TAFE we’re here to help you complete your studies happily and successfully.

From the moment you start thinking about course options until you finish, you’ll have access to a range of student support options, covering enrolment, education, social and personal issues, including:

  • Education Pathway Officers who can help you with information sessions, fee payment options, TAFE and university pathways, career pathways and campus tours

  • A DHHS registered Disability Support Team

  • Koorie Liaison Officer

  • Student Wellbeing Officer supporting your personal and social needs

  • Library and Research Centre

  • Bookshop supplying a range of textbooks and stationery

  • Student Learning Support including literacy and numeracy

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