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Course Details

Cost

$200.00 per person

Prerequisite

Participants will be required to kneel whilst performing CPR and breathe into a manikin via a pocket mask.

Duration

8.5 hours

Assessment

Competency based including practical and written assessments.

Verification Validity

3 Years

Annual CPR re-accreditation is highly recommended and may be a requirement in some workplaces.

Course Accreditation

This course is nationally recognised.

This course follows the Australian Resuscitation Council guidelines and industry recommendations for provision of First Aid in an education and care setting. This course specifically applies to educators and support staff caring for infants and children.

Incorporating the Unit of Competence:

  • HLTAID001 Provide CPR
  • HLTAID004 Provide an Emergency First Aid Response in an Education and Care Setting

The topics include but are not limited to:

  • Legal issues and requirements
  • DRSABCD
  • Managing an unconscious breathing person
  • CPR (resuscitation)
  • Debriefing/welfare
  • Choking
  • Illnesses (diabetes, seizures, asthma, anaphylaxis etc)
  • Trauma management
  • Minor injuries
  • Environmental conditions
  • Envenomation
  • Poisoning and needle stick injuries