HLTAID003 Provide First Aid

HLTAID003 Provide First Aid

Overview

HLTAID003 PROVIDE FIRST AID

This nationally recognised course is for all workers who may be required to provide a first aid response in a range of situations, including community and workplace.There are no pre-requisites for this course except for the candidate’s capacity to apply oral communication skills to effectively make an accurate verbal report to emergency response services and workplace supervisor.

Participants will need to participate in physical tasks and will be required to kneel on the floor to allow assessment as stipulated by the Australian Resuscitation Council (ARC). Participants will need to wear appropriate attire to allow movement on the floor.

HLTAID001 Provide cardiopulmonary resuscitation is also a component of this course and utilizes training with adult and infant manikins as per Australian Resuscitation Council (ARC) guidelines.

This competency satisfies employer obligations for the ‘WorkSafe Compliance Code - First Aid in the Workplace’ including “having appropriate first aid measures in place, including first aid kits and suitably trained first aid officers”.

Validity & Duration

Length of Validity

We recommend that you renew this qualification every three (3) years from the date of issue, however, the Australian Resuscitation Council (ARC) stipulates that to maintain this level of competency that you are required to update the HLTAID001 Provide Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation component of the course on an annual basis.

Course Duration

All Health Training has tailored delivery options to meet your individual and specific workplace needs. All Health Training has developed a four (4) hour training workshop for delivery of the course and can be delivered in your workplace by arrangement. Delivery is contextualised according to your industry setting. Preferred class size is 10 persons with a maximum of 14 persons per workshop.

The HLTAID003 Provide First Aid workshop consists of a practical assessment class, where First Aid skills and knowledge are assessed. Prior to the workshop attendance, participants will be provided with pre-learning resource materials which must be completed, submitted and assessed as ‘satisfactory’ prior to attendance at the practical workshop class. (Approx.10-14 hour’s pre reading). This will enable effective participation in the practical assessment class.

Content

You will gain a Working Knowledge of:

  • conducting a hazard assessment and identifying strategies to minimise risk demonstrating safe manual handling techniques
  • assessing airway, breathing and responsiveness of casualty
  • performing at least four minutes of uninterrupted CPR on both an infant resuscitation manikin and an adult resuscitation manikin placed on the floor, demonstrating the learned techniques
  • following the prompts of an Automated External Defibrillator (AED)
  • conducting a verbal secondary survey
    • applying first aid procedures for the following:
    • allergic reactions
    • anaphylaxis
    • asthma
    • basic wound care
    • severe bleeding
    • burns
    • cardiac arrest
    • choking and airway obstruction
    • convulsions
    • envenomation (using pressure immobilisation)
    • fractures, sprains and strains (using arm slings, roller bandages or other appropriate immobilisation techniques)
    • poisoning
    • respiratory distress
    • shock
    • stroke

Key Content

  • Respond in an emergency situation
  • Apply appropriate first aid procedures
  • Communicate details of the incident
  • Evaluate own performance
 

Details

Certificate

On successful completion of the workshop each participant will receive a

  • Statement of Attainment

Venue

Group bookings can be delivered onsite within your workplace or in our Blackburn, Mornington, Narre Warren or Preston training rooms. Individual bookings can be made by phone on 03 9894 3900 or by sending through an enquiry form via our webiste www.allhealthtraining.edu.au

Delivery times are flexible and can be delivered outside of normal working hours for coporate/groups bookings

For Enquiries and Pricing

Phone: 03 9894 3900 or Email: info@allhealthtraining.com.au