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Offering Info

Statement of Attainment in Provide Emergency First Aid in an Education Setting

  • TAFE NSW code: 900-81183V01-20NEW-999

Location – Newcastle

Study Type

Part Time Day

Course Start Date

Anytime

Study Commitment

3.5 Hours per week

Duration

4 Weeks

  • Non Government Subsidised

Course Details

This unit of competency provides the skills and knowledge required to provide a first aid response to infants, children and adults. Aimed at 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 Childrens Education and Care Quality Authority (ACECQA) and/or relevant state/territory Work Health and Safety Regulatory Authority.

When you study with TAFE NSW, we want you to succeed. Entry requirements allow us to make sure that you have the right pre-existing knowledge and skills to achieve your chosen qualification. You will need to provide evidence that you meet the requirements listed in this section.

There are no entry requirements for this course.

ADDITIONAL REQUIREMENTS

With 130 locations across the state, TAFE NSW tailors qualifications to meet the needs of the local community and specific student groups (like apprentices, fast-tracked and online students). To make sure this course is the right fit for you, we will need you to demonstrate that you can meet the additional requirements below.

To successfully complete this course, you will need to be able to:

  • perform at least 2 minutes of uninterrupted single rescuer CPR (5 cycles) on an adult manikin placed on the floor
  • assess the area for danger
  • visually and verbally assess the patient

INFORMATION SESSIONS

There are no information sessions currently scheduled for this course.

STUDY COMMITMENT

This is a part time day course. You will need to attend approximately 2 hours of class, over 1 day. As well as the in-class component, you will need to complete approximately 1.5 hours of other study per week.

The first aid course is composed of 3 elements:

  • an online study and self-assessment, which must be completed before attending the face-to-face elements
  • 1 x face-to-face practical workshop
  • 3 x 2 hour connected learning sessions
  • 1 x 2 hour face-to-face assessment session

Links to the MS Teams site for the connected learning and the Moodle self-assessments, will be sent to you on enrolment.


IS THIS COURSE RIGHT FOR YOU?

This course offering is designed for people who:

  • are refresher students, or
  • are undertaking first aid training for the first time

SERVICES AND STUDY SUPPORT

We offer student services and study support to ensure you can achieve your goals. Learn about TAFE NSW Student Services

As a TAFE NSW student in this course, you will have access to:

  • LinkedIn Learning (formerly Lynda.com)
  • Smarthinking - after hours online study support service
  • Easy computing online short courses
  • Access to local TAFE libraries
  • Accessibility and Disability Support Services
  • Access to Read&Write learning support software at TAFE and at home

This course is currently scheduled for 1 day. An individual training plan will be provided when you enrol in this course. Your plan will outline the recommended study timetable and detail your units and assessments.

This training is not subsidised by Government funding. There are no fee exemptions, concessions or subsidies available for this course.

Payment of course fee must be made PRIOR to commencement of learning activity.

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RECOGNITION

Recognition is a process of acknowledging previously completed qualifications, skills, knowledge or experience relevant to your course. This may reduce the amount of learning required, reduce your course fees and allow you to achieve your qualification faster.

Learn about Recognition at TAFE NSW Recognition

Enrolling with us is easy, though the exact process does depend on your course and any prerequisites that go with it. Be sure to read all course information carefully to make sure it is the right qualification, location and study type for you. Enrol and pay online via our secure payment gateway to secure your place. As you progress through the enrolment process you will be prompted to provide additional information.

For further information or assistance, call 131 601.

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Core Units
Number Title
HLTAID004 Provide an emergency first aid response in an education and care setting

Note: Not all elective units listed may be available to study, please enquire for more information.

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Course Location

Newcastle
266 Maitland Road, Tighes Hill
Phone 131 601

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