Provide Emergency First Aid Response in and education and care setting
This unit describes the skills and knowledge required to provide a first aid response to infants, children and adults. The unit applies to educators and support staff working within an education and care setting who are required to respond to a first aid emergency, including asthmatic and anaphylactic emergencies. This unit of competency may contribute towards approved first aid, asthma and anaphylaxis training under the Education and Care Services National Law, and the Education and Care Services National Regulations (2011). Specific licensing requirements, including requirements for refresher training, should be obtained from the Australian Children’s Education and Care Quality Authority (ACECQA) and/or relevant state/territory Work Health and Safety Regulatory Authority.
- respond to an emergency situation
- apply appropriate first aid procedures
- communicate details of the incident
- evaluate the incident and own performance
This course will be delivered in a one, eight hour day face-to-face training sessions at one of Biphasic's training centres or at a mutually convenient and suitable locations.
- Unit of competency: HLTAID004 Provide emergency first aid response in an education and care setting