HLTAID004 Education and care first aid (with Asthma and Anaphylaxis – assessment only) – Launceston

Date(s) - 07/11/2018
8:45 am - 1:30 pm

St John Ambulance Tasmania - Launceston


Education and care first aid (with Asthma and Anaphylaxis – assessment only)
Online Fee: $94 per person – 4.5 hour assessment only

Education and Care First Aid is a course specifically designed to meet the needs of people working in the childhood learning industry. This course is tailored towards anyone working with children. It covers child specific first aid in many high-risk areas such as anaphylaxis and asthma as well as common injuries and resuscitation. The Australian Children’s Education & Care Authority (ACEAQA) has endorsed the course as meeting their requirements for anaphylaxis, asthma and first aid training.

This course is for those that wish to recertify their training every 12 months.

On successful completion of the course you will be issued a Certificate which is a statement of attainment in:
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
22282VIC Course in emergency management of asthma in the workplace
22300VIC Course in first aid management of anaphylaxis

St John recommends, as per the First Aid in the Workplace Code of Practice and the Australian Resuscitation Council (ARC) guidelines, that first aid skills are renewed every three years and resuscitation skills are renewed (HLTAID001/HLTAID007 ) every 12 months.

Course outline:
• DRSABCD action plan
• Cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR)
• Managing the unconscious, breathing casualty
• Anaphylaxis
• Asthma
• Wounds and bleeding
• Choking
• Medical emergencies
• Burns
• Heat and cold induces illness
• Shock
• Strains, sprains, dislocations and fractures
• Safety and risk management
• Chest and abdominal injuries
• Head, neck and spinal injuries
• Poisons
• Facial and eye injuries
• Legal issues
• Bites and stings
• Defibrillation
• Infection control

Assessment is through a combination of practical first aid activities and a written test paper. To support your face to face to face 1 day training you MUST complete the online ‘Final Assessment’ and bring the printed certificate to the course. If this not done you will not be able to attend the training and will have to rebook. http://cfa.stjohn.org.au

St John Ambulance (Tas) delivers nationally recognised training in partnership with St John Ambulance Australia Inc. (RTO 88041)

December 2016 to be reviewed December 2017



Bookings are closed for this event. Please call 1300 360 455.