Childcare First Aid Course Brisbane

childcare first aid courses brisbaneWhy Childcare First Aid Training is essential?

Childcare institutions and child care staff in Brisbane are required to have extensive training in first aid and are CPR certified.

If you’re intending to work in childcare, daycare, child minding or caring for and supervising a child or children; or you’re already work in a day-care centre, as a nanny, babysitter, as a teacher or other provider; then this course is essential for your employment or employment opportunities.

Childcare providers are our children’s first teachers, and therefore play an integral role in our systems of early childhood education as well as the health and safety of our children. Quality care from a young age can have a huge impact on the future successes of children and therefore require the support of qualified professional whom is an adequately trained first aider in the event of an emergency.  In addition, background checks, drug testing at centres, and reference verification are normally a requirement.

If you wish to book over the phone please call 1300 707 677

Childcare First Aid Course Brisbane

HLTAID004 – Provide an emergency first aid response in an education and care setting
HLTAID003 – Provide first aid
HLTAID002 – Provide basic emergency life support
HLTAID001 – Provide cardiopulmonary resuscitation

Price

•    $150 per person – book with a group and get a discount
•    For group/company bookings or course customisations, please contact us for a free quote on 1300 707 677

Duration

Option 1 – Mixed Mode: Completion of pre-course study plus 7 hours practical training; or

Option 2 – Face to Face: Minimum of 10 hours face to face training

Refresher Course duration:

Face to Face:  7 hours face to face training

Important information regarding course durations:

First aid course durations, as mentioned above, are reflective of group sizes of between 4 and 15 participants. If there are less students in a group, you may find course duration reduced by a maximum of 10%. If a class size exceeds 15 participants it may therefore also be necessary to increase course duration depending on the number of participants.

Description

Our first aid course in Brisbane is essential if you are working with children in a childcare centre, early learning areas such as preschools, kindergartens, working as a Nanny, public or private schools. This course is the first step and basic requirement to working in these roles as we cover all the potential risks and hazards that a childcare worker or teacher may be faced with on a daily basis which enables you to respond to a first aid emergency, including asthmatic and anaphylactic emergencies where required.

Our first aid training in Brisbane will provide you with the knowledge, skills and most importantly the confidence to be able to handle any emergency that may occur when children are in your care.

This unit of competency describes the skills and knowledge required to provide a first aid response to infants, children, and adults.

Our first aid courses in Brisbane have been approved by ACECQA and meet the requirements of “First Aid, Asthma & Anaphylaxis”. http://www.acecqa.gov.au/ and 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).

Content

•    Respond to an emergency situation
•    Apply appropriate emergency first aid procedures
•    Perform CPR in accordance with Australian Resuscitation Council (ARC) guidelines
•    Provide first aid in accordance with established first aid principles
•    Communicate details of the incident
•    Evaluate the incident and own performance

Inclusions

•    Tea and coffee facilities
•    Course material
•    Equipment required to complete the training
•    Training conducted by experienced safety specialists
•    Maximum of 12 students per course
•    Extensive knowledge of relevant legislation
•    Theory and practical training
•    Risk management advice for the type of work to be conducted

Course requirements

For our first aid and CPR courses in Brisbane, it is recommended that participants should have sound language, literacy and numeracy skills.  The participant should contact All Training Services prior to enrolment for a free assessment if they’re unsure whether they meet this requirement.

•    Please read our Student Handbook for student rights and obligations prior to course registration
•    By enrolling in a course you are deemed to have accepted the policies and procedures of All Training Services
•    Please be at the course 15 minutes prior to commencement of course
•    Admission after the course has commenced will be left to Management’s discretion.  A 100% fee will be charged for non-attendance if less than 48 hours or no notice is given in writing.

Pre-requisite

There are no prerequisites for this course; however it is a requirement of this first aid certificate that you are physically capable of performing uninterrupted CPR for at least 2 minutes on a CPR manikin placed on the floor.

Participants must provide

•    Own lunch
•    Own transport
•    Must wear suitable clothing and enclosed in footwear
•    Please bring photo identification as needed for your course

Assessment and awards

Assessment

•    Written and oral questions
•    Performance tasks to respond to first aid situations
•    Practical activity involving first aid scenario

Refresher Training

To maintain competency it is suggested that a refresher course is undertaken for:

•    HLTAID004 – Provide an emergency first aid response in an education and care setting – every 3 years
•    HLTAID003 – Provide first aid – every 3 years
•    HLTAID002 – Provide basic emergency life support – every 3 years
•    HLTAID001 – Provide cardiopulmonary resuscitation – every 12 months

Awards

This first aid certificate is nationally recognised.  Students who are deemed ‘Competent’ will be awarded a nationally recognised statement of attainment for:

•    HLTAID004 – Provide an emergency first aid response in an education and care setting
•    HLTAID003 – Provide first aid
•    HLTAID002 – Provide basic emergency life support
•    HLTAID001 – Provide cardiopulmonary resuscitation

The statement of attainment will be issued by partnering RTO:
•    Allens Training Pty Ltd RTO 90909

Please click this link to view the Allens Training Pty Ltd student handbook for this course.

All Training Services can also be found on the firstaidtraining.com.au website.

Relevant courses

The Childcare first aid course Brisbane can be packaged with other courses of your choice.  Please contact All Training Services for a free quote on course packages and receive significant savings.

Call us to make an arrangement suitable for you 1300 707 677