Education and Child Care First Aid

This course is aimed towards educators and support staff working within an education and care setting who are required to respond to first aid emergencies, including asthmatic and anaphylactic emergencies, involving infants, children and adults.

Duration: 2 days, 8:30am to 5:00pm both days

Available in Darwin & Alice Springs

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Course Outline

This course is aimed towards educators and support staff working within an education and care setting who are required to respond to first aid emergencies, including asthmatic and anaphylactic emergencies, involving infants, children and adults.
The training provided is in line with compliance requirements of Australian Children’s Education and Care Quality Authority (ACECQA) “This qualification satisfies all requirements for first aid, anaphylaxis management and emergency asthma training”click here

Course Subjects

  • Assess an emergency situation
  • DRSABCD action plan and recovery position
  • Causes and management of the unconscious patient
  • Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR) – Adult, child and infant
  • Asthma & Anaphylaxis
  • Manage external bleeding, minor wounds and shock
  • Burns
  • Head, eye, chest and abdominal injuries
  • Manage various medical conditions
  • Venomous bites and stings
  • Spinal injuries, fractures and soft tissue injuries

Course Prerequisites

There are no prerequisites required to undertake this training

Units of Competency

On successful completion of the course, students will receive a Statement of Attainment for the following units:

  • HLTAID001 Provide cardiopulmonary resuscitation
  • HLTAID002 Provide basic emergency life support
  • HLTAID003 Provide first aid
  • HLTAID004 Provide an emergency first aid response in an education and care setting

ACECQA states that this training must be refreshed at least every three years.

Course Assessment

Course assessment consists of 4 practical scenario assessments and a multiple choice theoretical assessment. You will be assessed throughout the course to show your trainer that you have an appropriate understanding of the procedures necessary to manage a life-threatening situation. Eagle Training Services uses scenarios to demonstrate how to assess a situation and how to assess the casualty to determine if their condition is life threatening. In these mock situations you are required to use the knowledge you have learnt and administer immediate first aid to help the casualty survive.

Note: physical activity is required to meet assessment criteria and gain competency. Students who have a pre-existing condition prior to the commencement of training must contact Eagle Training Services to discuss their needs.

Course Delivery & Duration

Classes commence at 8:30am and finish at 5:00pm on both days. All students are required to be present 15 minutes before course commencement time. Late arrivals may be refused from the course.

Training occurs at Eagle Training Services NT training facilities located in Darwin & Alice Springs. Participants undertake the course in comfortable, air-conditioned classrooms with the latest IT and audiovisual capabilities.

Meals

Coffee, tea, biscuits, a fridge and a microwave oven are provided for students. Lunch break is 45 minutes.

What to Bring

Notebook, Pen/Pencil and a light jacket if you get cold in air conditioning.

Students will be issued a First Aid Manual; CPR wallet card; Key ring Resuscitation Mask and relevant student handout materials on the day.

Clothing Requirements

It is recommended that students do not wear skirts or dresses due to the nature of the practical exercises conducted throughout the training.

Course Fees

$190 per student. A $50 deposit is required upon enrolment to secure a course placement. The remaining course fee is to be paid in full prior to course completion. The course fee is fully refundable only if the course is cancelled. This price includes all study manuals and materials.

Confirmation of Enrolment

A student’s position on the course will be confirmed upon payment of a course deposit fee or the provision of an authorised purchase order. Positions are limited so confirmed enrolments only will be able to attend.
For cancellations/refunds, a minimum of 3 business days notice must be provided to Eagle Training Services prior to the commencement otherwise the full course fee will be payable.

Welfare and Support Services

Eagle Training Services provides welfare and support services within its professional capacity. Students should identify existing needs prior to enrolment so that appropriate arrangements are made. Where additional support is required, the student will be referred to a specialist agency to access appropriate support.

Please Note

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Location

Darwin & Alice Springs

How Long

2 days, 8:30am to 5:00pm both days

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