Provide First Aid

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Course Name
Provide First Aid
Course Number
163-16229V01
Qualification
Statement of Attainment

Summary

This course is for workers who may be required to provide a first aid response in a range of situations, including community and workplace settings.
You will learn how to respond in an emergency situation, apply appropriate first aid procedures, communicate details of the incident and evaluate your own performance.
When you finish this course you can undertake further First Aid training in other first aid related occupational courses. Advanced standing may be granted in courses where providing first aid in a workplace is a part of the course.
Refresher training in CPR should be undertaken annually and full first aid qualifications should be renewed every three (3) years.

Entry Requirements

There are no entry requirements for this course.

Other Requirements

Participants completing the FACE TO FACE DELIVERY are required to pick up a resource pack from their nearest TAFE campus. This pack will include Textbook, First Aid Workbook, Bandage and Sling. These will be used as part of the training.
Please complete the following pre-course tasks PRIOR to attending the course:
* Section 1 of the First Aid Workbook
* Self-assessment Activities in the Green Manual pages 21, 41, 72 and 89.
Participants completing the BLENDED DELIVERY course will receive the course textbook, manual, bandages and instructions to access the online training program (once payment has been finalised).
You are required to:
* Complete the Online Training Program prior to attending the assessment.
* Book an assessment time online and attend a TAFE college nearby for the practical assessment (once you have finished working through all of the information in the online course).
* Print and bring your completed online workbook and manual (required for the practical assessment).
* Complete all practical skills assessments successfully. This includes demonstration and essential knowledge in CPR using adult and infant manikin, first aid response in a scenario situation and management of Anaphylaxis and Asthma using standard first aid equipment.

Career Opportunities

You will be able to work in a first aid role in a range of community organisations and industry workplaces

Study Options

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