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(VIC) Provide First Aid in an Education and Care Setting

First Aid - HLTAID012

Why do first aid?

This course 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.

Coursework and Assessment

This course is a competency-based training program and you will be assessed via a combination of multiple choice questioning, incident reporting and practical demonstration.

What does this course cover?

This course covers: - Basic Life Support (DRSABCD) CPR and AED - Shock Management - Basic anatomical differences between adults and children, and the implication for the provision of First Aid - First Aid techniques as they relate to children - Airway Management - Asthma, Choking - Severe Allergic Reaction, Hyperventilation, Anaphylaxis - Cardiac Emergencies, Seizures and Convulsions - Bleeding and Wound Care - Burns and Scalds, Eye and Ear injuries - Extremes Heat and Cold - Musculoskeletal Injuries - Envenomation, Poisons and Toxic Substances - Needle Stick Injuries, Bites and Stings - Abdominal Injuries

For more information about the contents and assessment requirements for this course see the government's unit of competency details.


HLTAID012 - Provide First Aid in an education and care setting


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Course Details

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Blended (Face-to-Face & Online)


6 Hours Face-to-Face & 8 Hours Online


953 Nepean Highway Bentleigh, VIC

Recognition of Prior Learning:

RPL is not available for this course.

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