|Course Name: ||Provide First Aid|
|The program has been designed for people who are seeking recognised competency in providing first aid response to a casualty. The unit applies to all workers who may be required to provide a first aid response in a range of situations, include community and workplace settings.|
|Course Code: ||HLTAID003|
|Course Duration: ||This is a classroom program delivered in 8 hours, with an additional 10 hours of self-paced learning prior to the classroom component. Course delivery shall be scheduled between the hours of 8am and 6pm.|
This unit of competency describes the skills and knowledge required to provide a first aid response to a casualty. The unit applies to all workers who may be required to provide a first aid response in a range of situations, include community and workplace settings.
Skills must be demonstrated:
• working individually
• in an environment that provides realistic in-depth, industry-validated scenarios and simulations to enable assessment of candidates’ skills and knowledge.
Simulated assessment environments will simulate the real-life working environment where these skills and knowledge would be performed, with all the relevant equipment and resources of that working environment.
Connect People Training engages in best-practice assessment and applies evidence gathering using verbal, written questions and observation of participation in classroom discussion and activities.
|Entry Requirements: |
This course is suitable to anyone wishing to gain skills and knowledge required to provide a first aid response to a casualty.
Students must have the physical capability to perform at least four minutes of uninterrupted CPR on both an adult and an infant resuscitation manikin placed on the floor.
The Oral communication – in order to make an accurate verbal report to emergency response services and workplace supervisor.
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|HLTAID003||Provide First Aid||Core|