This unit of competency 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 will contribute towards approved first aid, asthma and anaphylaxis training under the Education and Care Services National Law, and the Education and Care Services National Regulation (2011).
This unit of competency has been approved by ACECQA and meets the requirements of “First Aid, Asthma & Anaphylaxis”.
Achieve Training delivers this nationally recognised course in partnership with and under the auspices of Allens Training Pty Ltd RTO 90909
Skills: Part 2
This course will provide the trainee with the knowledge and practical skills to:
- Manage tasks and manage contingencies in the context of the job role.
- environmental impact (including hypothermia, hyperthermia, dehydration and heat stroke)
- eye and ear injuries
- head, neck and spinal injuries
- minor skin injuries
- needle stick injuries
- poisoning and toxic substancesThe candidate must be able to demonstrate essential knowledge required to effectively complete tasks outlined in elements and performance criteria of this unit, manage tasks and manage contingencies in the context of the work role. This includes knowledge of:
- state/territory regulations, first aid codes of practice and workplace procedures including
- ARC Guidelines for provision of CPR and first aid to infants, children and adults
- guidelines from Australian national peak clinical bodies
- safe work practices to minimise risks and potential hazards
- first aid requirements for services under the Education and Care Services National Law
Infection control principles and procedures.
Requirements for currency of skill and knowledge.
- respiratory distress, including asthma and other respiratory conditions
- severe allergic and anaphylactic reactions
- soft tissue injuries
- unconsciousness, abnormal breathing or not breathing
- basic anatomy and physiology relating to:
- absence of normal breathing
- anatomy of the external chest
- physiology relating to response/consciousness
- upper airway anatomy and effect of positional change
- anatomy and physiology
Knowledge: Part 1
Knowledge: Part 2
1 Day – 9am to 4.00pm
Course Cost $550.00 Port KemblaAll courses require a non-refundable deposit of $50.00. Applicants will be advised of the amount at the time of the booking. Payment for the balance is required on the first day of training. Corporate clients, following a successful credit reference check, will be forwarded an authority to invoice on the term of a 14 day account.
Facilities include Credit Card, EFTPOS or Cash.
- Prior to enrolling in this course you will need to obtain a Unique Student Identifier (USI) please visit www.usi.gov.au and ensure you have at least one form of identification
- You Must be a minimum of 18 years of age
- You will be required to conduct mathematical calculations throughout this course
- You must understand and speak the English language at a level that enables the safe performance of high risk work
- You must supply 100 points of identification, including (1) form of current photo identification and proof of NSW
address (See page 3 for further details)
- Wear comfortable and practical clothing and enclosed footwear
- Tea and Coffee & Lunch is provided (If course is held at our facility)
- A passport photo is required when you lodge your HRW Licence application with Australia Post
- Please arrive 10 minutes prior to the commencement of training
Theory assessment (written or verbal) – Practical Assessment.
Applicants deemed not yet competent will be provided the opportunity to undergo further training at no further cost.
This is a Nationally Recognised Training course and applicants deemed competent at the conclusion of the course will be provided with a Statement of Attainment for the applicable unit of competency that they completed.
In the event of cancellation or withdrawal from this course within 7 days of the course commencement the $50.00 course deposit will retained by Achieve Training and Assessment Services for administration fees. Dependent upon circumstances students may be offered an alternative date for training. There is no charge for a student to transfer to an alternative date, provided notice was given at least prior to the course commencement time.
In the event of a corporate client if Achieve Training and Assessment Services was not notified of the cancellation and the student does not attend training the full course fee will be applicable.
If Achieve Training and Assessment Services cancels the training course, and is not rescheduling then a full refund will be returned to the payer.
Primary Documents(you may use only ONE Primary Document)
Australian Birth Certificate or Birth Card issued by the Registrar of Births, Deaths and Marriages
Passport (Australian/International) that is current, or expired within the last 2 years but not cancelled
Australian Citizenship Certificate
(at least one of these must have your Current Address)
Current Australian Driver’s Licence
Current Australian Learner Driver’s Licence
Current NSW Firearm’s Licence
Current Australian issued NCOC Photo Licence (post 2006) or
High Risk Work Licence
Current Australian State or Territory Proof of Age/Photo Card
(e.g. NSW RMS issued)
Australian Defence or Police Photo Identification Card
Current Australian Boat Operator’s Photo Licence
OTHER DOCUMENTS :
Allowed to use a combination of secondary documents.
Property (Council) Rates Notice
Property Lease Agreement
Motor Vehicle Registration or Insurance documents
If you wish to use more than one of these documents they must be from different organisations or Banks
A Utility Bill (e.g. water, electricity, gas)
Credit Cards/Savings Accounts Cards