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CANNINGTON - 233 Sevenoaks St Schedule Dates
Course Name: *Provide first aid
Course No.: HLTAID003
Award: On successful completion, you will be issued with the nationally recognised Statement of Attainment – HLTAID003 Provide first aid.
Description: During Provide first aid you will learn the skills and knowledge required to provide a first aid response to a casualty. Suitable for a wide range of first aid requirements, this unit applies to all people who may be required to provide a first aid response in a range of situations, include community and workplace settings. Australian Red Cross courses follow the Australian Resuscitation Council (ARC) guidelines.

This course is approved by ACECQA for First Aid training only. It does not include asthma or anaphylaxis management requirements.

Note: It is a requirement of this course that practical demonstration of CPR must be performed on the adult manikin on the floor.

Recertification: Current industry standard is for this course to be updated every 3 years with the CPR component to be updated annually.
Content: - Legal and other requirements
- Basic life support (DRSABCD)
- CPR and AED
- Abdominal injuries
- Allergic reaction
- Anaphylaxis
- Bleeding and wound care
- Burns and scalds
- Cardiac conditions
- Choking and airway obstruction
- Crush injuries
- Diabetes
- Drowning
- Envernomation
- Extremes of heat and cold
- Eye and ear injuries
- Musculoskeletal injuries: fractures and dislocations, strains and sprains
- Poisoning and toxic substances
- Respiratory distress, including asthma
- Seizures/convulsions
- Shock management
- Stroke
- Unconsciousness
Duration: 2 days - face to face
Assessment Method: Assessment is ongoing through demonstration of practical skills, role plays and a quiz.
Prerequisite: There are no prerequisites for this course

Start Date Session Dates and Times  
25 Jun 2020 Thursday & Friday 9:00am - 5:00pm


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