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CANNINGTON - 233 Sevenoaks St Schedule Dates
Course Name: PFA in education/care-practical-one day
Course No.: HLTAID004
Award: On successful completion, you will be issued with the nationally recognised Statement of Attainment – HLTAID004 Provide an emergency first aid response in an education and care setting.
Description: This course is applicable for students who have completed the online learning for HLTAID004 Provide an emergency first aid response in an education and care setting. To be eligible you MUST provide the online certificate prior to or on the day of this course.

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

The unit applies to educators and support staff working within an education and care setting who are required to respond to a first aid emergency, including asthmatic and anaphylactic emergencies.

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).

This course is approved by ACECQA for First Aid, Asthma and Anaphylaxis Management training.

Recertification: Current industry standard is for this course to be updated every 3 years with the CPR component to be updated annually.
Content: - Basic life support (DRSABCD)
- CPR and AED
- Allergic reaction
- Anaphylaxis, signs and triggers
- Asthma, signs and triggers and bronchodilators
- Bleeding and wound care
- Choking and airway obstruction
- Envenomation
- Musculoskeletal injuries: fractures and dislocations, strains and sprains
- Poisoning and toxic substances
- Respiratory distress
- Seizures/convulsions
- Shock management
- Unconsciousness
Duration: 1 day - face to face
Assessment Method: Competency based and includes demonstration of practical skills, role playing and a quiz.
Prerequisite:
  • e3 Online Theory Component (e3)



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