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HLTAID003 Provide first aid

Accredited First Aid Course

HLTAID003
Provide first aid

This course has been superseded by HLTAID003 Provide first aid

Certification in HLTAID003 Provide first aid

HLTAID003 Provide first aid is the minimum requirement for workplace first aid compliance.

In this course, you will learn the skills and knowledge to be able to provide first aid response and life support, manage casualty(ies), the incident, and other first aiders, until qualified emergency help arrives at the scene of the incident.

HLTAID003 Provide first aid is trained in line with the Australian Resuscitation Council (ARC) guidelines

Course Code:

HLTAID003

Course Title:

Provide first aid

Mode of Delivery:

e-Learning plus face-to-face classroom training and assessment

Duration:

This is a blended course with self-paced online learning (e-Learning) and face-to-face training. Before attending the face to face training, students will need to complete their e-Learning which can be done in one sitting or over several sessions.

Depending on the student's learning ability, they should allow up to 6 hours for reading and e-Learning. Face-to-face training and assessment takes 4 hours in a classroom environment.

Assessment:

Written, practical and scenario-based assessment

Age Requirements:

Minimum age is 14 Years

Certificate Valid:

HLATID001 Provide cardiopulmonary resuscitation valid for 12 months

HLTAID002 Provide basic emergency life support valid for 36 months (3 years)

HLTAID002 Provide first aidvalid for 36 months (3 years)

Course Content

HLTAID003 Provide first aid

This course presents the following key skills and knowledge:

  • Recognise an emergency situation
  • Identify, assess and manage immediate hazards to health and safety of self and others
  • Assess the situation and seek assistance from emergency response services
  • Perform cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR) in accordance with Australian Resuscitation Council (ARC) guidelines
  • Anaphylaxis, Smoke inhalation – provide First Aid response
  • Stroke, Seizures – provide First Aid response
  • Cardiac Emergencies – provide First Aid response
  • Bleeding and Wound Care
  • Infection Control
  • Burns and Scalds – provide First Aid response
  • Extremes of Heat and Cold – provide First Aid response
  • Musculoskeletal Injuries – provide First Aid response
  • Altered Conscious States – provide First Aid response
  • Poisons Bites and Stings – provide First Aid response
  • Shock – provide First Aid response
  • Multi Injury management – provide First Aid response
  • Assess the casualty and recognise the need for First Aid response
  • Provide first aid in accordance with established First Aid principles
  • Display respectful behaviour towards casualty
  • Obtain consent from casualty where possible
  • Use available resources and equipment to make the casualty as comfortable as possible
  • Operate first aid equipment according to manufacturer’s instructions
  • Monitor the casualty’s condition and respond in accordance with first aid principles
  • Accurately convey incident details to emergency response services
  • Report details of incident to workplace supervisor as appropriate
  • Maintain confidentiality of records and information in line with statutory and/or organisational policies
  • Recognise the possible psychological impacts on self and other rescuers involved in critical incidents
  • Participate in debriefing to address individual needs

First Aid Certificate Issued

A PDF Statement of Attainment in HLTAID003 Provide first aid will be emailed to you the same day as your successful completion of the training and assessment (and provided that student has provided a verified USI and completed all required assessment for the course)

Safe Work Australia recommends renewing HLATID003 Provide first aid certification every 12 months. Current industry standards recommend renewing this certification every 3 years with the CPR component being updated every 12 months

Australia Wide First Aid is Registered Training Organisation No. 31961.

Who Can Attend?

This course is for students with existing first aid experience or for those who are new to first aid and comfortable learning in a blended delivery setting.

Factors to Consider

The assessment criteria requires students to demonstrate the ability to correctly perform at least 2 minutes of uninterrupted CPR on an adult manikin placed on the floor.

If you have a limitation that would affect your ability to complete the course, please call to discuss prior to booking.

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Professional Development and Accreditation

Current CPR First Aid certification is often a requirement for employment or a condition for professional registration.

It is also recognised as a credit in continuing professional development. If you have any questions about first aid certification and your profession, please call our friendly team on 07 3437 7500

People Also Ask

First aid course assessment involves practical demonstration of CPR. This demonstration requires access to a manikin. Because of this requirement, it would be unlikely that an online first aid course is an accredited course.

Non-accredited courses are not recognised as official training and assessment and therefore cannot be used as certification for employment or study purposes.

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