HLTAID003 Provide first aid
- HLTAID003 Provide first aid. 1 day (plus pre-course reading supplied) $130.00
Please note: it is a requirement of this course that practical demonstration of CPR must be performed on the floor.
This course includes:
- Basic Life Support (DRSABCD)
- CPR and AED
- Shock Management
- Airway Management – Asthma, Choking, Severe Allergic Reaction, Hyperventilation
- Cardiac Emergencies
- Seizures and Convulsions
- Bleeding and Wound Care
- Burns and Scalds
- Extremes of Heat and Cold
- Musculoskeletal Injuries
- Poisons and Toxic Substances
- Bites and Stings
- Abdominal injuries
The recommended industry standard to maintain current competency is for this course to be refreshed every 3 years with the CPR component being updated every 12 months.
Students will be assessed through the demonstration of practical skills, participation in role plays, analysis of case studies and a written quiz.
On successful completion, you will be issued with the nationally recognised Statement of Attainment for HLTAID003 Provide first aid.
This unit describes the skills and knowledge required to provide a first aid response to a casualty.
The unit applies to all workers who may be required to provide a first aid response in a range of situations, including community and workplace settings.
It is recommended that this unit of competency be updated every 3 years.
This course is delivered as either face-to-face or distance and includes a blend of theory and practical assessments.
Face-to-face training is delivered over two days (5.5 hours per day) and the assessment booklet will be completed in class.
It is suggested that students do 7 hours of independent study.
Distance training is a combination of face-to-face practical simulations and unsupervised theory work. The face-to-face component is delivered over one day (7 hours) and it is a requirement that the assessment booklet be completed before the training day.
It is suggested that students do 11 hours of independent study.
Cairns and surrounding regions.
Courses are subject to availability.