Course Information

Our first aid training courses can provide you with the necessary skills and knowledge to provide a first aid response and assist and manage stressful emergency situations.  

The First Aid Training Company operates across Newcastle and the Hunter Valley and can run ALL courses at your premises and tailor courses to suit your specific needs.

Our classes are not cancelled due to lack of numbers! 

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First Aid Courses

About this unit of competency

This unit describes the skills and knowledge required to perform cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR) in line with the Australian Resuscitation Council (ARC) guidelines.

This unit applies to all persons who may be required to provide CPR, in a range of situations, including community and workplace settings.

Applicable Industries:

  • Emergency responders
  • Childcare
  • Education
  • Medical professionals
  • Construction
  • Many more

National Course Code

The content of this course covers the following codes:

  • HLTAID009 Provide cardiopulmonary resuscitation

Training Program

This Provide cardiopulmonary resuscitation course is delivered as a 4 hour face-to-face training session, plus breaks

We offer weekly public attendance first aid courses at our Mayfield West training centre or we can come to your workplace.

If your organisation is interested in a private / in-house booking to have this course delivered to a group of staff, please contact our head office to discuss booking options. The delivery can be programmed to fit in with your staff and company schedule, at your venue or ours.

Assessment Requirements

Physical Requirements:

It is important to note that this CPR element of this course requires a level of physical ability to complete practical assessments. All students are required to perform 2 minutes of CPR on an adult manikin and baby manikin on the floor. If your health or fitness will not allow you to demonstrate this, you will not be awarded a nationally accredited certificate for HLTAID009 Provide cardiopulmonary. We can however issue a non accredited certificate of attendance for cardiopulmonary resuscitation.

Language Skills:

All students must be able to demonstrate an accurate verbal report which would be given to emergency services and workplace supervisor.

Language, Literacy & Numeracy requirements

The provide First aid course combines plain English, videos, photos, and questioning to ensure all learners are able to have the best possible chance at comprehending the required knowledge and developing first aid skills that will be needed in an emergency. If you believe you will need assistance due to your Language, Literacy or Numeracy skills, please contact our head office before enrolling to discuss your training needs.

Identification

All students must bring ID with them to the training course. Photo ID is the minimum requirement (e.g. Drivers Licence, Passport or similar).

Assessment submission process, support and outcomes

Assessment Outcomes: Competent or Not Competent

For any learner who is unable to satisfactorily complete all assessment tasks, the assessor will attempt to make reasonable adjustments to the methods of assessment. If the learner is deemed not competent, they will need to re-sit the training course and additional fees will apply.

Recognition of Prior Learning

Students choosing to undertake RPL will need to be sent an RPL guide for their course.

In order to be eligible for RPL, the student must demonstrate currency in that particular subject. I.e. a student cannot submit evidence from 5 years prior and request it be applied directly to their new competency. They must show how they have since applied those skills and that they are current.

Course completion

Once assessed in all areas of the course and competency demonstrated, learners will be issued a Statement of Attainment for HLTAID009 Provide cardiopulmonary resuscitation.

This Unit of Competency is Nationally Recognised Training from Health Training Package and it is recommended that it is updated annually by the Australian Resuscitation Council.

HLTAID009 Course Description

About this unit of competency

This unit describes the skills and knowledge required to recognise and respond to life-threatening emergencies in line with first aid guidelines determined by the Australian Resuscitation Council (ARC) and other Australian national peak clinical bodies.

This unit applies to all persons who may be required to provide an emergency response in a range of situations, including community and workplace settings.

Applicable Industries:

  • Emergency responders
  • Childcare
  • Education
  • Medical professionals
  • Construction
  • Many more

National Course Code

  • HLTAID010 Provide basic emergency life support

Training Program

This Provide basic emergency life support course is delivered as a 6 hour face-to-face training session, plus breaks.

We offer weekly public attendance first aid courses at our Mayfield West training centre or we can come to your workplace.

If your organisation is interested in a private / in-house booking to have this course delivered to a group of staff, please contact our head office to discuss booking options. The delivery can be programmed to fit in with your staff and company schedule, at your venue or ours.

A refresher course is available for students who hold a current Provide First Aid certificate (or equivalent)

It is highly recommended that all learners complete the pre-course work

Assessment Requirements

Physical Requirements:

It is important to note that this CPR element of this course requires a level of physical ability to complete practical assessments. All students are required to perform 2 minutes of CPR on an adult manikin and baby manikin on the floor. If your health or fitness will not allow you to demonstrate this, you will not be awarded a nationally accredited certificate for HLTAID003 Provide first aid. We can however issue a non accredited certificate of attendance for First aid.

Language Skills:

All students must be able to demonstrate an accurate verbal report which would be given to emergency services and workplace supervisor.

Language, Literacy & Numeracy requirements

The provide First aid course combines plain English, videos, photos, and questioning to ensure all learners are able to have the best possible chance at comprehending the required knowledge and developing first aid skills that will be needed in an emergency. If you believe you will need assistance due to your Language, Literacy or Numeracy skills, please contact our head office before enrolling to discuss your training needs.

Identification

All students must bring ID with them to the training course. Photo ID is the minimum requirement (e.g. Drivers Licence, Passport or similar).

Assessment submission process, support and outcomes

Assessment Outcomes: Competent or Not Competent

For any learner who is unable to satisfactorily complete all assessment tasks, the assessor will attempt to make reasonable adjustments to the methods of assessment. If the learner is deemed not competent, they will need to re-sit the training course and additional fees will apply.

Recognition of Prior Learning

Students choosing to undertake RPL will need to be sent an RPL guide for their course.

In order to be eligible for RPL, the student must demonstrate currency in that particular subject. I.e. a student cannot submit evidence from 5 years prior and request it be applied directly to their new competency. They must show how they have since applied those skills and that they are current.

Course completion

Once assessed in all areas of the course and competency demonstrated, learners will be issued a Statement of Attainment for HLTAID010 Provide basic emergency life support.

This Unit of Competency is Nationally Recognised Training from Health Training Package and it is recommended that it is updated three yearly nby the Australian Resuscitation Council.

HLTAID010 Course Description

About this unit of competency

This unit describes the skills and knowledge required to provide a first aid response to a casualty in line with first aid guidelines determined by the Australian Resuscitation Council (ARC) and other Australian national peak clinical bodies.

The unit applies to all persons who may be required to provide a first aid response in a range of situations, including community and workplace settings.

Applicable Industries:

  • Emergency responders
  • Childcare
  • Education
  • Medical professionals
  • Construction
  • Many more

National Course Code

The content of this course covers the following codes:

  • HLTAID009 Provide cardiopulmonary resuscitation
  • HLTAID010 Provide basic emergency life support
  • HLTAID011 Provide First Aid

Training Program

This Provide First Aid course is delivered as a 7 hour face-to-face training session, plus breaks.

We offer weekly public attendance first aid courses at our Mayfield West training centre or we can come to your workplace.

If your organisation is interested in a private / in-house booking to have this course delivered to a group of staff, please contact our head office to discuss booking options. The delivery can be programmed to fit in with your staff and company schedule, at your venue or ours.

Learners are to complete pre course theory via self-paced learningon-line course, this takes on average 2 hours to complete, with some people taking much more. (There is no time limit)

A refresher course is available for students who hold a current Provide First Aid certificate (or equivalent)

It is highly recommended that all learners complete the pre-course work

Assessment Requirements

Physical Requirements:

It is important to note that this CPR element of this course requires a level of physical ability to complete practical assessments. All students are required to perform 2 minutes of CPR on an adult manikin and baby manikin on the floor. If your health or fitness will not allow you to demonstrate this, you will not be awarded a nationally accredited certificate for HLTAID011 Provide first aid. We can however issue a non accredited certificate of attendance for First aid.

Language Skills:

All students must be able to demonstrate an accurate verbal report which would be given to emergency services and workplace supervisor.

Language, Literacy & Numeracy requirements

The provide First aid course combines plain English, videos, photos, and questioning to ensure all learners are able to have the best possible chance at comprehending the required knowledge and developing first aid skills that will be needed in an emergency. If you believe you will need assistance due to your Language, Literacy or Numeracy skills, please contact our head office before enrolling to discuss your training needs.

Identification

All students must bring ID with them to the training course. Photo ID is the minimum requirement (e.g. Drivers Licence, Passport or similar).

Assessment submission process, support and outcomes

Assessment Outcomes: Competent or Not Competent

For any learner who is unable to satisfactorily complete all assessment tasks, the assessor will attempt to make reasonable adjustments to the methods of assessment. If the learner is deemed not competent, they will need to re-sit the training course and additional fees will apply.

Recognition of Prior Learning

Students choosing to undertake RPL will need to be sent an RPL guide for their course.

In order to be eligible for RPL, the student must demonstrate currency in that particular subject. I.e. a student cannot submit evidence from 5 years prior and request it be applied directly to their new competency. They must show how they have since applied those skills and that they are current.

Course completion

Once assessed in all areas of the course and competency demonstrated, learners will be issued a Statement of Attainment for HLTAID011 Provide First Aid.

This Unit of Competency is Nationally Recognised Training from Health Training Package and it is recommended that it is updated annually by the Australian Resuscitation Council.

HLTAID011 Course Description

About this unit of competency

This unit describes the skills and knowledge required to provide a first aid response to infants, children and adults in line with first aid guidelines determined by the Australian Resuscitation Council (ARC) and other Australian national peak clinical bodies.

 

This unit applies to a range of workers within an education and care setting who are required to respond to a first aid emergency, including asthma and anaphylactic emergencies. This includes early childhood workers and educators who work with school age children in outside school hours care and vacation programs.

 

Applicable Industries:

  • Emergency responders
  • Childcare
  • Education
  • Medical professionals
  • Vacation care/after school care
  • Many more

National Course Code

HLTAID012 Provide First Aid in an Education and Care setting

Training Program

This Provide First Aid in an education and care setting course is delivered as a 10 hour face-to-face training session, plus breaks.

We offer weekly public attendance first aid courses at our Mayfield West training centre or we can come to your workplace.

If your organisation is interested in a private / in-house booking to have this course delivered to a group of staff, please contact our head office to discuss booking options. The delivery can be programmed to fit in with your staff and company schedule, at your venue or ours.

It is highly recommended that all learners complete the pre-course work

 

Assessment requirements

Physical Requirements:

It is important to note that this CPR element of this course requires a level of physical ability to complete practical assessments. All students are required to perform 2 minutes of CPR on an adult manikin and baby manikin on the floor. If your health or fitness will not allow you to demonstrate this, you will not be awarded a nationally accredited certificate for HLTAID012 Provide First Aid in an education and care setting. We can however issue a non accredited certificate of attendance for Childcare First aid.

Language Skills:

All students must be able to demonstrate an accurate verbal report which would be given to emergency services and workplace supervisor.

Language, Literacy & Numeracy requirements

This first aid course combines plain English, videos, photos, and questioning to ensure all learners are able to have the best possible chance at comprehending the required knowledge and developing first skills that will be needed in an emergency. If you believe you will need assistance due to your Language, Literacy or Numeracy skills, please contact our head office before enrolling to discuss your training needs.

Identification

All students must bring ID with them to the training course. Photo ID is the minimum requirement (e.g. Drivers Licence, Passport or similar).

Assessment submission process, support and outcomes

Assessment Outcomes: Competent or Not Competent

For any learner who is unable to satisfactorily complete all assessment tasks, the assessor will attempt to make reasonable adjustments to the methods of assessment. If the learner is deemed not competent, they will need to re-sit the training course and additional fees will apply.

Recognition of Prior Learning

Students choosing to undertake RPL will need to be sent an RPL guide for their course.

In order to be eligible for RPL, the student must demonstrate currency in that particular subject. I.e. a student cannot submit evidence from 5 years prior and request it be applied directly to their new competency. They must show how they have since applied those skills and that they are current.

Course Completion

Once assessed in all areas of the course and competency demonstrated, learners will be issued a Statement of Attainment for HLTAID012 Provide First Aid in an education and care setting.

This Unit of Competency is Nationally Recognised Training from Health Training Package and it is recommended that it is updated three yearly.

HLTAID012 Course Description

About this unit of competency

This unit describes the skills and knowledge required to provide a first aid response to a casualty in a remote or isolated site over an extended period of time until medical assistance is provided, or evacuation occurs.

This unit applies to any site where medical assistance is likely to be delayed.

First aid is to be provided in line with guidelines determined by the Australian Resuscitation Council (ARC) and other Australian national peak clinical bodies.

Applicable Industries:

  • Emergency responders
  • Construction
  • Many more

National Course Code

HLTAID013 Provide First Aid in remote or isolated site

Training Program

This Provide First Aid in remote or isolated site course is delivered as a 14 hour face-to-face training session, plus breaks.

We offer public attendance first aid courses at our Mayfield West training centre or we can come to your workplace.

If your organisation is interested in a private / in-house booking to have this course delivered to a group of staff, please contact our head office to discuss booking options. The delivery can be programmed to fit in with your staff and company schedule, at your venue or ours.

Assessment requirements

Physical Requirements:

It is important to note that this CPR element of this course requires a level of physical ability to complete practical assessments. All students are required to perform 2 minutes of CPR on an adult manikin and baby manikin on the floor. If your health or fitness will not allow you to demonstrate this, you will not be awarded a nationally accredited certificate for HLTAID013 Provide First Aid in remote or isolated site. We can however issue a non accredited certificate of attendance for Provide First Aid in remote of isolated site.

 

Language Skills:

All students must be able to demonstrate an accurate verbal report which would be given to emergency services and workplace supervisor.

Language, Literacy & Numeracy requirements

The remote area first aid course combines plain English, videos, photos, and questioning to ensure all learners are able to have the best possible chance at comprehending the required knowledge and developing first aid skills that will be needed in an emergency. If you believe you will need assistance due to your Language, Literacy or Numeracy skills, please contact our head office before enrolling to discuss your training needs.

Identification

All students must bring ID with them to the training course. Photo ID is the minimum requirement (e.g. Drivers Licence, Passport or similar).

Assessment submission process, support and outcomes

Assessment Outcomes: Competent or Not Competent

For any learner who is unable to satisfactorily complete all assessment tasks, the assessor will attempt to make reasonable adjustments to the methods of assessment. If the learner is deemed not competent, they will need to re-sit the training course and additional fees will apply.

Recognition of Prior Learning

Students choosing to undertake RPL will need to be sent an RPL guide for their course.

In order to be eligible for RPL, the student must demonstrate currency in that particular subject. I.e. a student cannot submit evidence from 5 years prior and request it be applied directly to their new competency. They must show how they have since applied those skills and that they are current.

Course Completion

Once assessed in all areas of the course and competency demonstrated, learners will be issued a Statement of Attainment for HLTAID013 Provide First Aid in remote or isolated site.

This Unit of Competency is Nationally Recognised Training from Health Training Package and it is recommended that it is updated three yearly

Prerequisites

Participants must be 14 years or older

Participants are required to complete the Provide First Aid training prior to attending the remote area session. Provide First Aid is offered Complimentary when attending the Remote area training.

Should you have completed the Provide First Aid course within the last 12 months you may attend just the Remote area session, although we will require a copy of your current first aid certificate as proof.

HLTAID013 Course Description

You must hold a current HLTAID011 Provide First Aid Certificate to be able to attend this training. 

 

About this unit of competency

The unit applies to all persons who may be required to provide an advanced first aid response in a range of situations, including community and workplace settings.

Applicable Industries:

  • Emergency responders
  • Mining
  • Construction
  • Many more

National Course Code

HLTAID014  Provide Advanced First Aid

Training Program

This Provide Advanced First Aid course is delivered as a 2 day course comprising of a 7 hours face to face training course in Provide First Aid and then a 6 hour face to face training course in Provide advanced first aid, plus breaks.

We offer public attendance first aid courses at our Mayfield West training centre or we can come to your workplace.

If your organisation is interested in a private / in-house booking to have this course delivered to a group of staff, please contact our head office to discuss booking options. The delivery can be programmed to fit in with your staff and company schedule, at your venue or ours.

Assessment Requirements

Physical Requirements:

It is important to note that this CPR element of this course requires a level of physical ability to complete practical assessments. All students are required to perform 2 minutes of CPR on an adult manikin and baby manikin on the floor. If your health or fitness will not allow you to demonstrate this, you will not be awarded a nationally accredited certificate for HLTAID014 Provide Advanced First Aid. We can however issue a non-accredited certificate of attendance for First aid.

Language Skills:

All students must be able to demonstrate an accurate verbal report which would be given to emergency services and workplace supervisor.

Language, Literacy and Numeracy Requirements

This first aid course combines plain English, videos, photos, and questioning to ensure all learners are able to have the best possible chance at comprehending the required knowledge and developing first skills that will be needed in an emergency. If you believe you will need assistance due to your Language, Literacy or Numeracy skills, please contact our head office before enrolling to discuss your training needs.

Identification

All students must bring ID with them to the training course. Photo ID is the minimum requirement (e.g. Drivers Licence, Passport or similar).

Assessment submission process, support and outcomes

Assessment Outcomes: Competent or Not Competent

For any learner who is unable to satisfactorily complete all assessment tasks, the assessor will attempt to make reasonable adjustments to the methods of assessment. If the learner is deemed not competent, they will need to re-sit the training course and additional fees will apply

Recognition of Prior Learning

Students choosing to undertake RPL will need to be sent an RPL guide for their course.

In order to be eligible for RPL, the student must demonstrate currency in that particular subject. I.e. a student cannot submit evidence from 5 years prior and request it be applied directly to their new competency. They must show how they have since applied those skills and that they are current

Course Completion

Oassessed in all areas of the course and competency demonstrated, learners will be issued a Statement of Attainment for HLTAID014 Provide Advanced First Aid

This Unit of Competency is Nationally Recognised Training from Health Training Package and it is recommended that it is updated three yearly.

HLTAID014 Course Description

About this unit of competency

This unit describes the skills and knowledge required to use specialised equipment in the provision of resuscitation and oxygen therapy in line with the Australian Resuscitation Council (ARC) guidelines.

This unit applies to persons who may be required to use specialised equipment to provide resuscitation or oxygen therapy in a range of complex situations, including community and workplace settings.

Applicable Industries:

  • Emergency responders
  • Mining
  • Construction
  • Many more

National Course Code

HLTAID015 – Provide advanced resuscitation and oxygen therapy

Training Program

This Provide advanced resuscitation and oxygen therapy course is delivered as a 2 day course comprising of a 4 hours face to face training course in Provide cardiopulmonary resuscitation and then a 6 hour face to face training course in Provide advanced resuscitation and oxygen therapy, plus breaks.

This may be delivered in one day where required

We offer weekly public attendance first aid courses at our Mayfield West training centre or we can come to your workplace.

If your organisation is interested in a private / in-house booking to have this course delivered to a group of staff, please contact our head office to discuss booking options. The delivery can be programmed to fit in with your staff and company schedule, at your venue or ours.

Assessment Requirements

Physical Requirements:

It is important to note that this CPR element of this course requires a level of physical ability to complete practical assessments. All students are required to perform 2 minutes of CPR on an adult manikin and baby manikin on the floor. If your health or fitness will not allow you to demonstrate this, you will not be awarded a nationally accredited certificate for HLTAID015 Provide advanced resuscitation and oxygen therapy. We can however issue a non accredited certificate of attendance for Provide advanced resuscitation and oxygen therapy.

Language Skills:

All students must be able to demonstrate an accurate verbal report which would be given to emergency services and workplace supervisor.

Language, Literacy & Numeracy requirements

The Provide advanced resuscitation course combines plain English, videos, photos, and questioning to ensure all learners are able to have the best possible chance at comprehending the required knowledge and developing first aid skills that will be needed in an emergency. If you believe you will need assistance due to your Language, Literacy or Numeracy skills, please contact our head office before enrolling to discuss your training needs.

Identification

All students must bring ID with them to the training course. Photo ID is the minimum requirement (e.g. Drivers Licence, Passport or similar).

Assessment submission process, support and outcomes

Assessment Outcomes: Competent or Not Competent

For any learner who is unable to satisfactorily complete all assessment tasks, the assessor will attempt to make reasonable adjustments to the methods of assessment. If the learner is deemed not competent, they will need to re-sit the training course and additional fees will apply.

Recognition of Prior Learning

Students choosing to undertake RPL will need to be sent an RPL guide for their course.

In order to be eligible for RPL, the student must demonstrate currency in that particular subject. I.e. a student cannot submit evidence from 5 years prior and request it be applied directly to their new competency. They must show how they have since applied those skills and that they are current.

Course Completion

Once assessed in all areas of the course and competency demonstrated, learners will be issued a Statement of Attainment for HLTAID015 Provide advanced resuscitation and oxygen therapy.

This Unit of Competency is Nationally Recognised Training from Health Training Package and it is recommended that it is updated yearly.

HLTAID015 Course Description

About this unit of competency

This unit describes the skills and knowledge required to establish, maintain and facilitate the provision of appropriate first aid in the workplace.

The unit applies to workers in nominated occupational first aid or management roles.

Applicable Industries:

  • Emergency responders
  • Mining
  • Construction
  • Many more

National Course Code

HLTAID016 Manage first aid services and resources

Training Program

This Manage first aid services and resources course is delivered as a 6 hour face to face training course, plus breaks.

We offer weekly public attendance first aid courses at our Mayfield West training centre or we can come to your workplace.

If your organisation is interested in a private / in-house booking to have this course delivered to a group of staff, please contact our head office to discuss booking options. The delivery can be programmed to fit in with your staff and company schedule, at your venue or ours

Assessment Requirements

Physical Requirements:

It is important to note that the HLTAID competency standards do require a level of physical ability to meet the evidence requirements for assessment. Specifically, for this course, students must be able to inspect first aid resources and check operational readiness.

Language Skills:

All students must be able to demonstrate an accurate verbal report which would be given to emergency services and workplace supervisor

Language, Literacy and Numeracy requirements

This first aid course combines plain English, videos, photos, and questioning to ensure all learners are able to have the best possible chance at comprehending the required knowledge and developing first skills that will be needed in an emergency. If you believe you will need assistance due to your Language, Literacy or Numeracy skills, please contact our head office before enrolling to discuss your training needs

Identification

All students must bring ID with them to the training course. Photo ID is the minimum requirement (e.g. Drivers Licence, Passport or similar).

Assessment submission process, support and outcomes

Assessment Outcomes: Competent or Not Competent

For any learner who is unable to satisfactorily complete all assessment tasks, the assessor will attempt to make reasonable adjustments to the methods of assessment. If the learner is deemed not competent, they will need to re-sit the training course and additional fees will apply.

Recognition of Prior Learning

Students choosing to undertake RPL will need to be sent an RPL guide for their course.

In order to be eligible for RPL, the student must demonstrate currency in that particular subject. I.e. a student cannot submit evidence from 5 years prior and request it be applied directly to their new competency. They must show how they have since applied those skills and that they are current

Course completion

Once assessed in all areas of the course and competency demonstrated, learners will be issued a Statement of Attainment for HLTAID016 Manage first aid services and resources.

This Unit of Competency is Nationally Recognised Training from Health Training Package and it is recommended that it is updated every three years.

HLTAID016 Course Description

About this unit of competency

This unit covers the performance of rescue procedures from live low voltage (LV) apparatus, not including overhead lines and underground cables in the workplace. It specifies the mandatory requirements of rescue from a live LV panel and how they apply in the context of transmission, distribution or rail work functions. It encompasses responsibilities for health, safety and risk management processes at all operative levels and adherence to safety practices as part of the normal way of doing work.

The application of the skills and knowledge described in this unit may require a licence/registration to practice in the workplace subject to regulations for undertaking of electrical work.

Applicable Industries:

  • Emergency responders
  • Mining
  • Construction
  • Many more

National Course Code

UETTDRRF06 Perform rescue from a live LV panel

HLTAID009 Provide cardiopulmonary resuscitation

Training Program

This Perform rescue from a live LV panel is delivered as a 6 hour face to face training course, plus breaks.

We offer weekly public attendance first aid courses at our Mayfield West training centre or we can come to your workplace.

If your organisation is interested in a private / in-house booking to have this course delivered to a group of staff, please contact our head office to discuss booking options. The delivery can be programmed to fit in with your staff and company schedule, at your venue or ours

Assessment Requirements

Physical Requirements:

It is important to note that the HLTAID and UETTDRRF competency standards do require a level of physical ability to meet the evidence requirements for assessment. The physical requirements include:

  • Getting down to the ground and back up
  • Lifting and moving equipment around to demonstrate skills
  • Scenario based activities where a student simulates the role of a first responder.

Language Skills:

All students must be able to demonstrate an accurate verbal report which would be given to emergency services and workplace supervisor

Language, Literacy & Numeracy requirements

The Perform rescue from a live LV panel course combines plain English, videos, photos, and questioning to ensure all learners are able to have the best possible chance at comprehending the required knowledge and developing first aid skills that will be needed in an emergency. If you believe you will need assistance due to your Language, Literacy or Numeracy skills, please contact our head office before enrolling to discuss your training needs.

Identification

All students must bring ID with them to the training course. Photo ID is the minimum requirement (e.g. Drivers Licence, Passport or similar).

Assessment submission process, support and outcomes

Assessment Outcomes: Competent or Not Competent

For any learner who is unable to satisfactorily complete all assessment tasks, the assessor will attempt to make reasonable adjustments to the methods of assessment. If the learner is deemed not competent, they will need to re-sit the training course and additional fees will apply.

Recognition of Prior Learning

Students choosing to undertake RPL will need to be sent an RPL guide for their course.

In order to be eligible for RPL, the student must demonstrate currency in that particular subject. I.e. a student cannot submit evidence from 5 years prior and request it be applied directly to their new competency. They must show how they have since applied those skills and that they are current.

Course Completion

Once assessed in all areas of the course and competency demonstrated, learners will be issued a Statement of Attainment UETTDRRF06 Perform rescue from a live LV panel.

This Unit of Competency is Nationally Recognised Training from Health Training Package and it is recommended that it is updated every year.

HLTAID009 Course Description UETTDRRF06 Course Description

About this unit of competency

This skill set provides a set of skills to establish, maintain and facilitate the provision of appropriate first aid in a workplace environment, including the skills to provide an emergency first aid response in the event of an emergency.

Following completion of the skills set, the units awarded would be:

  • HLTAID014 Provide advanced first aid
  • HLTAID015 Provide advanced resuscitation and oxygen therapy
  • HLTAID016 Manage first aid services and resources

Delivery

The expected duration to complete this course is 16 hours face to face workshop from our training centre in Mayfield West.

Content

Skills and knowledge required to establish, maintain and facilitate the provision of appropriate first aid in the workplace inline with State and Territory Legislation

  • First Aid Rooms and Maintenance
  • First Aid Equipment and Resources
  • First Aid Management Procedures

Language, Literacy & Numeracy requirements

The Occupational first aid skill set course combines plain English, videos, photos, and questioning to ensure all learners are able to have the best possible chance at comprehending the required knowledge and developing first aid skills that will be needed in an emergency. If you believe you will need assistance due to your Language, Literacy or Numeracy skills, please  contact us before enrolling to discuss your training needs.

Identification

All students must bring ID with them to the training course. Photo ID is the minimum requirement (e.g. Drivers Licence, Passport or similar).

Assessment submission process, support and outcomes

Assessment Outcomes: Competent or Not Competent

For any learner who is unable to satisfactorily complete all assessment tasks, the assessor will attempt to make reasonable adjustments to the methods of assessment. If the learner is deemed not competent, they will need to re-sit the training course and additional fees will apply.

Recognition of Prior Learning

Students choosing to undertake RPL will need to be sent an RPL guide for their course.

In order to be eligible for RPL, the student must demonstrate currency in that particular subject. i.e. a student cannot submit evidence from 5 years prior and request it be applied directly to their new competency. They must show how they have since applied those skills and that they are current.

Award Issued

A statement of attainment and wallet card for HLTSS00068 Occupational First Aid Skill Set will be issued upon successful completion of

  • HLTAID014 Provide advanced first aid
  • HLTAID015 Provide advanced resuscitation and oxygen therapy
  • HLTAID016 Manage first aid services and resources

Prerequisites

Participants must be 14 years or older

Participants must hold a recently completed HLTAID011 Provide first aid certificate.

Course Summary

This unit of competency involves the skills and knowledge required to administer restricted analgesics to provide pain management as part of a medically supervised first responder organisation. It includes identifying the need for analgesia; accessing, preparing and administering restricted pain relief such as analgesics and aspirin according to medically endorsed protocols; performing casualty handovers and completing analgesic use requirements.

The unit is applicable for personnel from emergency services, volunteer organisations or organisations that provide a medically supervised first aid service. Licensing requirements for the storage and administration of drugs may apply.

Applicable Industries:

  • Emergency responders
  • Mining
  • Construction
  • Many more

You must hold either HLTAID010 – Provide basic emergency life support or HLTAID011 – Provide first aid to complete this course.

National Course Code

PUAEME005 Provide pain management

Training Program

This Provide pain management course is delivered as a 5 hour face to face training course, plus breaks.

We offer weekly public attendance first aid courses at our Mayfield West training centre or we can come to your workplace.

If your organisation is interested in a private / in-house booking to have this course delivered to a group of staff, please contact our head office to discuss booking options. The delivery can be programmed to fit in with your staff and company schedule, at your venue or ours.

Assessment Requirement

Physical Requirements:

It is important to note that the PUAEME competency standards do require a level of physical ability to meet the evidence requirements for assessment. The physical requirements include:

  • Getting down to the ground and back up
  • Lifting and moving life saving equipment around to demonstrate skills
  • Scenario based activities where a student simulates the role of a first responder.

Language Skills:

All students must be able to demonstrate an accurate verbal report which would be given to emergency services and workplace supervisor.

Language, Literacy & Numeracy requirements

This course combines plain English, videos, photos, and questioning to ensure all learners are able to have the best possible chance at comprehending the required knowledge and developing first skills that will be needed in an emergency. If you believe you will need assistance due to your Language, Literacy or Numeracy skills, please contact our head office before enrolling to discuss your training needs.

Identification

All students must bring ID with them to the training course. Photo ID is the minimum requirement (e.g. Drivers Licence, Passport or similar).

Assessment Submission

Assessment Outcomes: Competent or Not Competent

For any learner who is unable to satisfactorily complete all assessment tasks, the assessor will attempt to make reasonable adjustments to the methods of assessment. If the learner is deemed not competent, they will need to re-sit the training course and additional fees will apply.

Recognition of Prior Learning

Students choosing to undertake RPL will need to be sent an RPL guide for their course.

In order to be eligible for RPL, the student must demonstrate currency in that particular subject. I.e. a student cannot submit evidence from 5 years prior and request it be applied directly to their new competency. They must show how they have since applied those skills and that they are current.

Course Completion

Once assessed in all areas of the course and competency demonstrated, learners will be issued a Statement of Attainment for PUAEME005 Provide pain management.

This Unit of Competency is Nationally Recognised Training from Health Training Package and it is recommended that it is updated yearly.

PUAEME005 Course Description

Pocket Mask Training – NSW Police Force

This training includes usage of a resuscitation mask which is a requirement for entry into the NSW Police Force and other emergency services along with your Provide First Aid certificate.

This course is not aligned to any Nationally Recognised courses and is merely an industry specific course for those requiring it.

Course Inclusions

  • Pocket Mask
  • A4 Certificate
  • Student support services

Assessment Methods 

  • Practical demonstrations/skills observations
  • Short answer questioning

Award Issued 

  • Upon successful completion a Statement of Training will be issued

Prerequisites 

HLTAID009  Provide cardiopulmonary resuscitation

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Workplace Health & Safety Courses

Health Safety Representative Committee Training Newcastle. OHS Committee member course is targeted at those that are part of the committee but NOT HSR’s.

Since the new HSR course came into effect there was a gap in training for the committee members as there wasn’t a requirement to put them through the full HSR course.

Delivery

The expected duration to complete this course is 6 hours face to face training although experienced groups may complete it in an accelerated timeframe.

Course Aims

This course aims to increase participants knowledge and skills so that they:

  • Function effectively as a member of their Health & Safety Committee
  • Contribute to WHS legal compliance
  • Contribute to minimizing health and safety risks in their workplace.

Course Content

  • WHS Legislation
  • Duties and duty holders
  • WHS Risk Management
  • Incident Investigation
  • Effective consultation
  • Committee functions

Who should do the course?

New and existing Health & Safety Committee members and others who would like to gain a good grounding in WHS Consultation.

Award Issued

Certificate of Attendance

Course Fee Inclusions

  • All training resources

Booking Enquiries

Please contact us on (02) 4960 8608 or email enquiries@efirstaid.com.au

This course is designed to provide participants with the basic knowledge and skills to provide the provisions of the laws regarding Manual Handling, and to familiarise participants with the Manual Handling Code of Practice.

The course will raise personnel awareness of how the back functions and how to identify assess and control manually handling risks which may be present in the workplace. It focuses on the causes of manual handling related injuries, the management and prevention of these injuries and the development of manual handling skills.

Participants will learn safe lifting principles and how to use the risk management model in regards to the manuals handling tasks. The course provides practical opportunities to develop and consolidate new and existing skills

Content  

Course includes a short video presentation with group discussion PowerPoint presentation and participation in a workplace inspection.

Topics include:

  • Role of employee
  • Role of supervisors and managers
  • The back structure
  • Reasons for back pain
  • Workplace hazards
  • Mechanical aids
  • Risk analysis
  • Risk control
  • Risk analysis check list

Booking Enquiries

Please contact us on (02) 4960 8608 or email enquiries@efirstaid.com.au