First Aid Course Hunter Region

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Australia Wide First Aid Hunter guarantees fully accredited first aid courses at the lowest prices in Australia. Our Hunter region first aid training for individuals and groups, including onsite courses by arrangement.

Child Care First Aid Hunter Region First Aid Training Calendar

Location Course Date Price
Newcastle
12 Steel Street Newcastle West
HLTAID012
Child Care First Aid
Saturday 4th June
09:00 14:30
$139 Enrol Now
Newcastle
12 Steel Street Newcastle West
HLTAID012
Child Care First Aid
Saturday 25th June
09:00 14:30
$139 Enrol Now
Location Course
Newcastle
12 Steel Street
HLTAID012
Child Care First Aid
Sat 4th Jun
09:00 14:30
$139 - Enrol Now
Newcastle
12 Steel Street
HLTAID012
Child Care First Aid
Sat 25th Jun
09:00 14:30
$139 - Enrol Now

Training at Australia Wide First Aid Hunter Region

Where is Australia Wide First Aid at Hunter Region

Location

Australia Wide First Aid Hunter Region

Travelodge Hotel Newcastle
12 Steel Street
Newcastle West New South Wales

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How to get to your First Aid Course at Hunter Region

Arrival Plan

Please arrive 15 minutes before course start time. Parking can usually be found within walking distance of our Hunter Region training venue.

NSW Transport Trip Planner

Our training venue can be reached by public transport.

Note: Late arrivals cannot be guaranteed entry as disruptions inconvenience attendees as well as the venue.

What is offered at your First Aid Course at Hunter Region

Facilities

✓ Seating in classroom environment

✓ Hygiene in accordance with infection controls

✓ Toilets on premises

✓ Drinking water available

✓ 30-minute lunch break scheduled for Child Care First Aid courses

Onsite Training

Our onsite training means a first aid course tailored to health and safety concerns specific to your Hunter Region workplace. To arrange onsite training for 10 or more at your Hunter Region site, call today.

Group Training

Friends, family, colleagues can enjoy first aid training held at your site or ours. Enjoy the convenience and economic sense of group training. Arrange a group first aid course in Hunter Region today.

Our Courses

Child Care First Aid

Child Care First Aid

HLTAID012 Provide First Aid in an education and care setting

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Provide First Aid

Provide First Aid

HLTAID011 Provide First Aid (Includes CPR)

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Provide CPR

Provide CPR

HLTAID009 Provide cardiopulmonary resuscitation

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Choosing the right course

Different first aid courses target specific knowledge and skill sets that apply in different circumstances.

Provide First Aid in an education and care setting (HLTAID012)

  • Self-paced e-Learning — allow up to 6 hours
  • Hands-on practice — 5 hours in a classroom environment
  • Minimum age — 14 years
  • Annual renewal of the included CPR certification is recommended

This training is in accordance with Australian Resuscitation Council (ARC) guidelines and may contribute towards approved first aid, asthma and anaphylaxis training requirements defined by Australian Children's Education and Care Quality Authority (ACECQA). Depending on your learning ability, you should allow up to 6 hours for reading and e-Learning. You'll gain further valuable information in 5 hours of streamlined face-to-face training and assessment in a classroom environment. Current industry standards recommend renewing this certification every 3 years, with the CPR component due for renewal every 12 months.

Provide First Aid (Includes CPR) (HLTAID011)

  • Self-paced e-Learning — allow up to 6 hours
  • Hands-on practice — 4 hours in a classroom environment
  • Minimum age — 14 years
  • Annual renewal of the included CPR certification is recommended

This comprehensive course focuses on the skills and knowledge needed to provide a first aid response and basic life support in a variety of situations. It covers first aid treatment for asthma, anaphylaxis, bites and stings, injuries, bleeding control, burns, electric shock, dislocations and fractures, overdose, poisoning and more. Learn how to provide CPR, use an AED, and implement an action plan to manage an incident until qualified help arrives. Streamlined for accelerated certification, Provide First Aid training begins with a highly informative online first aid course. For this e-Learning, you should allow up to 6 hours, depending on learning ability and prior knowledge. Hands-on training and assessment follows. This takes 4 hours in a classroom environment.

Provide cardiopulmonary resuscitation (HLTAID009)

  • Self-paced e-Learning — allow up to 2.5 hours
  • Hands-on practice — 2 hours in a classroom environment
  • Minimum age — 14 years
  • Annual renewal of certification is recommended

Provide CPR focuses on the proper application of cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR) and using the DRSABCD first aid strategy to assess and manage emergency situations. It also includes how to use an automatic defibrillator (AED) and builds confidence to be ready to provide CPR in a real-life situation. Learn to respond effectively to cardiac and breathing-related emergencies by the proper application of cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR) and adopting the all-important DRSABCD first aid strategy. Gain the knowledge and skills required to provide CPR, manage and assess an emergency situation, and use an AED. The legal responsibilities of a First Aider will also be discussed.

FAQ

Our trainer can travel, within a 100km radius from any Hunter Region Australia Wide First Aid training centre – at no extra charge – to bring first aid training to you. This is specifically for group first aid courses – a great way for friends, family and colleagues to learn life-saving skills. For travel beyond 100km, reasonable fees would apply. Simply get in touch with our team to get a quote for workplace on-site training in the Hunter Valley based on your requirements.

Yes. Weekend first aid courses are available at many of our training centres. By clicking the Check Availability button, you can see course availability in the Hunter Region, as well as at each of our other locations.

We've introduced eLearning to reduce the face-to-face time and fast-track your accreditation experience. For nationally accredited first aid certification, practical assessment is a must. This can take place in a classroom environment at any Australia Wide First Aid training centre in the Hunter Region or elsewhere. Another option is to learn CPR in your own home. To make this happen, organise a group first aid course by gathering together some work mates, friends, or family members. Then simply get in touch with our team for your group booking quote.

Yes. Australia Wide First Aid is a registered training organisation and is fully compliant for first aid certificate renewal. CPR certificates are valid for 12 months. Safe Work Australia recommends HLTAID009 Provide CPR certificate holders do annual refresher courses. Instilling confidence and helping remove doubt – critical in CPR – this also enables skills to be updated after medical advances are made. Renewal every 3 years is recommended for HLTAID011 Provide First Aid and HLTAID012 Provide First Aid in an education and care setting certificates.

The minimum age for first aid accreditation is 14 years. The theory and practical aspects of first aid training present few, if any, difficulties, but would depend on the student's level of education and physical ability. Please don't hesitate to phone us if you have specific questions about having your child attend first aid training.

Online first aid training is the first part of any course you take with us. You can do this eLearning at your convenience, logging in as time permits. Take as many attempts as you need to correctly answer this multiple-choice quiz. Use your first aid manual as a 'cheat-sheet'. It's an eBook – free to download. For first aid techniques, including CPR, assessment is a requirement. This is generally done in-person, in a classroom environment. It may soon be possible to do this assessment online as well.

The cost of a first aid course is between $49 and $148, depending on the course and location. Pair a course with a location, using our Booking Selector, to see the prices offered. You're not locked into anything while doing this.
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