Warrnambool, Portland, Hamilton, Colac
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|Study Mode||On Campus, Short Course|
|Length||One day or two evenings|
|Commencement||Follow the book now button for upcoming dates|
|Timetable||One day: 9am - 5pm|
Learn essential first aid skills, important knowledge for everyday life.
The skills and knowledge you will gain in this course are imperative if you may be required to provide a first aid response in your workplace, community setting or home environment.
You will learn how to provide a first aid response to a casualty in a range of situations, including community and workplace settings, following the DRSABCD (danger, response, send for help, airway, breathing, cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR) and defibrillation) principles.
On successful completion, you will receive a Statement of Attainment for this course.
You must be able to demonstrate the physical capabilities required to follow the DRSABCD principles, in line with ARC guidelines including:
|Unit Code||Unit Name|
|HLTAID011||Provide First Aid|
This course involves accredited units. You will be required to complete assessment tasks to demonstrate your underpinning knowledge, skills and attributes to meet the course outcomes. A combination of written, oral and practical assessment strategies will be used in either a classroom, online or workplace environment.
Where units require demonstration of skills in a workplace environment, you will have the opportunity to do this either in your own workplace (where appropriate), through a practical placement, or by using one of the Institute's simulated workshops/classrooms. Detailed information about the types, conduct and dates of assessments will be provided in advance. You will also be provided with information about the opportunity for reassessment and appeal.
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