FIRST AID TRAINING COURSE
Occupational First Aid
Skill Set Course
Only available at Footscray Location
Course Code HLTSS00068
Comprehensive Skills Set for Workplaces
Preparation For First Aid Officers in The Workplace
Nationally Recognised Certificate
8 hours in class learning +
Pre-course online learning
Fast issue of certificates for successfully completed course.
Occupational First Aid Skill Set
Our Occupational First Aid course suits those currently employed or intending to work in nominated first-aider roles. It aligns with the Australian Resuscitation Council guidelines, relevant state/territory Work Health and Safety Regulatory Authority requirements, safe work practices, and the first aid code of practice.
During the course, you’ll be exposed to a range of simulated real-life scenarios that will equip you with the necessary skills to provide advanced first aid, oxygen therapy, advanced resuscitation, ongoing monitoring, and care after treatment. You’ll also learn how to hand over the casualty to emergency services and conduct incident debriefs or evaluations to improve future operations, address individual needs, recognise psychological impacts, and seek help if required.
Participants will gain the knowledge and expertise to develop and maintain first-aid action plans in consultation with relevant parties. Additionally, they’ll be able to undertake a risk assessment to establish, maintain, and facilitate the provision of appropriate first aid in a workplace environment. You’ll also learn to follow the manufacturer’s instructions and complete documentation, including checklists for stocking and maintaining equipment such as resuscitation, oxygen, and first aid kits.
At First Aid HQ, we’re committed to delivering the highest quality training to help you respond effectively in any situation. Enrol in our Occupational First Aid course today and gain the knowledge and skills to confidently handle workplace emergencies.
Who's the course for?
First aid training offers numerous benefits to individuals.
It equips individuals with the knowledge and skills to provide immediate medical assistance in emergency situations, potentially saving lives. It boosts confidence and empowers individuals to take action when faced with accidents, injuries, or sudden illnesses.
Additionally, first aid training enhances personal safety awareness, enabling individuals to prevent accidents and minimize risks in their surroundings. It also promotes a sense of responsibility and community engagement, as trained individuals can actively contribute to the well-being of their families, friends, and the wider community.
Finally, first aid training can be invaluable in various settings, such as the workplace, schools, or outdoor activities, ensuring a safer and more secure environment for everyone involved.
There are many benefits for Corporate groups and businesses to provide first aid training to their staff and teams.
Firstly, it promotes a culture of safety and preparedness, fostering a proactive approach to health and well-being. By training employees in first aid, workplaces can create a safer environment and reduce the risk of accidents or injuries. Secondly, having trained individuals in first aid increases the likelihood of immediate and appropriate medical response in case of emergencies. This prompt action can significantly reduce the severity of injuries and improve overall outcomes.
Additionally, first aid training enhances teamwork and communication among employees, as they learn to coordinate and support each other during critical situations. Moreover, organisations that prioritise first aid training demonstrate a commitment to employee welfare and satisfaction, leading to higher morale and loyalty.
Lastly, first aid training in workplaces can fulfill legal requirements, ensuring compliance with health and safety regulations.
Unit Being Delivered
The following units will be included in your certificate: The certificate will be issued by Allens Training Pty Ltd – RTO 90909.
HLTAID014 – Provide Advanced First Aid
HLTAID016 – Manage first aid services and resources.
HLTAID011 – Provide First Aid
HLTAID015 – Provide advanced resuscitation and oxygen therapy.
HLTAID009 – Provide cardiopulmonary resuscitation.
HLTAID010 – Provide basic emergency life support.
To view full unit details, please visit www.training.gov.au
Important information prior to enrolment
Online with an in-person face to face assessment at the location specified at the time of the booking or in the workplace in a suitable training area.
Participants must be physically able to perform practical demonstrations such as 2 minutes of uninterrupted CPR on the floor and rescue breathing techniques on manikins.
Online study: Students must have access to a computer, smartphone, tablet, or other electronic devices with access to the internet to complete the online/ pre-course studies.
Course durations can vary for multiple reasons, so the durations below are the minimum possible amount.
Face-to-Face – 8 Hours (minimum)
Online with face-to-face assessment 2 Hours (minimum)
Individuals undertaking this course will be expected to complete both written and practical assessment tasks. These are detailed in the following sections.
This certificate does not require renewal.
Please refer to our booking calendar for individual course fees.
Refund and fee protection policy – Please refer to the student handbook.
Payment Terms – Payment for individual participants is upfront, and group booking payment terms are based on an agreement between the client and service provider.
No work placement will be required as part of this course.
Please note that enrolment to this course is made with First Aid HQ on behalf of Allens Training Pty Ltd RTO 90909. Please refer to the student handbook for all details relating to rights and responsibilities, including complaints and appeals.
What happens at the course?
Delivery of course information and learning activities.
Performance tasks and practical scenarios:
Perform CPR on an adult (incl. single and two-rescuer CPR, using a bag-valve-mask, selecting, and inserting an appropriate airway adjunct, managing oxygen equipment, and using an AED to deliver at least one shock)
Place a casualty into the recovery position.
Complete a first aid incident report form based on a simulated first aid scenario.
Perform CPR on an infant.
Manage a casualty with anaphylaxis.
Manage a casualty with asthma.
Manage a choking casualty.
Manage a casualty with non-life-threatening bleeding and shock, requiring minor wound cleaning.
Manage a casualty with a nosebleed.
Manage a casualty with a fracture and dislocation.
Manage a casualty with a sprain and strain.
Manage a casualty with envenomation (snake/ funnel-web spider bite)
Coordinate multiple casualty incidents.
Manage a casualty with a life-threatening bleed and provide oxygen.
Complete a first aid incident report form based on the life-threatening bleed scenario.
Maintain resuscitation equipment.
Conduct a workplace risk assessment.
Develop a first-aid response plan, including strategies for managing incidents.
Use a first-aid checklist to service a workplace first aid kit for supplies’ replacement and equipment maintenance.
A written assessment consisting of multiple-choice and short-answer questions.
Nationally Recognised Courses
Training & assessment delivered on behalf of Allens Training PTY Ltd RTO 90909
High Quality Training with experienced trainers.
Courses available at our Footscray Location 7 days a week.
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