Offering Info - TAFE NSW
Course Start Date
01 Jul 2019
Hours Per Week
- Nationally Recognised Training
- Traineeship Allowed
- This training is subsidised by the NSW Government
To achieve this qualification, the candidate must have completed at least 120 hours of work as detailed in the Assessment Requirements of the units of competency.
No licensing, legislative, regulatory or certification requirements apply to this qualification at the time of publication.
ENROLLING IN FIRST AID UNITS OF COMPETENCY
If you are seeking to enrol in a First Aid unit of competency you are advised that to complete the unit you must be able to perform basic life support skills, for example control bleeding and perform cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR). If you have a disability that would prevent you from performing required basic life support skills you are advised that you will not be able to achieve the unit of competency.
Depending on your previous qualifications and experience your fee may decrease from the maximum shown.
Payment by instalment may also be available. Your fee and eligibility for concession/exemption will be calculated and confirmed during the enrolment process.
A range of criteria apply for course fees and to access government subsidised training.
Remember, TAFE NSW provides a range of easy and flexible payment options for students or a nominated third party. (If a nominated third party is covering the cost of your fees, a letter of authority or purchase order will be required).
Use the Calculate Your Fee button for your indicative course fee and to check if you qualify for government subsidised training, including an exemption or concession.
When your enrolment is complete, and you have paid the applicable fees, you will be entitled to attend class, participate in training, sit for examinations, receive educational awards, use amenities and services and receive an active TAFEcard (which provides access to library resources).
In addition to your course fee, there may be some additional charges to cover the costs of undertaking this training.
Costs associated with work experience and field trips such as food, transport and accommodation are at the students own expense.
Mandatory workplacemnt of 120 hours in a Residential Aged Care Facility. Must have required immunisations as requested by facilities. Must have a clear Australian federal Police Check and a clear Working with childrens check.
You are required to purchase a TAFE Uniform Shirt for $30 and First Aid Text Book $25
|CHCCOM005||Communicate and work in health or community services|
|CHCPAL001||Deliver care services using a palliative approach|
|CHCAGE001||Facilitate the empowerment of older people|
|HLTWHS002||Follow safe work practices for direct client care|
|CHCAGE002||Implement falls prevention strategies|
|CHCCCS011||Meet personal support needs|
|HLTAID003||Provide first aid|
|CHCCCS015||Provide individualised support|
|CHCAGE005||Provide support to people living with dementia|
|HLTAAP001||Recognise healthy body systems|
|CHCCCS023||Support independence and wellbeing|
|CHCLEG001||Work legally and ethically|
|CHCDIV001||Work with diverse people|
Date: Thursday, 13th June 2019
Date: Monday, 24th June 2019
Time: 10.00am to 12.00noon
Location: Coffs Harbour educational Campus, Building Q, Ground Level, Room QG.28
Students who cannot attend the Information Session please make an online enquiry or contact us on 131 601 for more information about the course.
All students are required to attend class on campus, undertake self-directed learning at home, and complete three weeks (120 hours) of FULL TIME UNPAID work placement. All students must provide a current Criminal Record Check within the first four weeks of the course. You are required to purchase a TAFE Uniform Shirt for $30 and First Aid Text Book $25
Before you undertake any clinical placements in Aged Care Facilities you will be required to undertake a Federal Criminal Record Check. Visit
A message for young people under 17 years of age - If you are under 17 years and wish to enrol you will need to have completed Year 10 or have special permission from school and TAFE NSW to do so.
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Coffs Harbour Education Campus CHEC
363 Hogbin Drive, Coffs Harbour
Phone 131 601
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