Provide an emergency first aid response in an education and care setting
HLTAID004 Provide an emergency first aid response in an education and care setting
This unit 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 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 Children’s Education and Care Quality Authority (ACECQA) and/or relevant state/territory Work Health and Safety Regulatory Authority.
Find More about the Course
Excel College Australia has the following entry requirements:
- be at least 18 years of
- participate in a course entry interview to determine suitability for the course and student needs
- have an IELTS* score of 5 (test results must be no more than 2 years old). English language competence can also be demonstrated through documented evidence of any of the following:
- educated for 5 years in an English speaking country; or
- successful completion of an English Placement
Note that other English language tests such as PTE and TOEFL can be accepted. You are required to provide your results so that we can confirm they are equivalent to IELTS 5.5.
You are required to attend classes for 15 hours.
Class sessions include a mix of theory and practical activities with a focus on creating a real life workplace.
The timetable for this course will be advised in your Offer Letter and Student Agreement. You will also need to complete assessments for this course which will include:
- Written questions
At the beginning of each unit, your trainer and assessor will outline the assessment tasks that must be completed.
Your classes will be conducted in modern classrooms and you will be able to access Wi-Fi. There are also areas for you to relax, as well as conduct additional study.
You will be provided with a Student Guide relevant to each unit in your course. Textbooks are also available onsite for you to use and borrow if you wish.
This course will be delivered face-to-face in a classroom-based setting which includes the simulation of workplace based environment.
Location of Course
The course is delivered at:
- Unit 3C Level 3 40 Raymond Street Bankstown NSW 2200
You can apply for recognition of existing qualifications or skills, knowledge and experience (credit transfer or recognition of prior learning) as per the information included in our International Student Handbook, which is available at www.excelcollegeaustralia.edu.au
If you are granted course credit, this will affect your course fees as well as the duration of your course. We will advise you in writing of changes to fees or course duration as a result of the credit. You will also be issued with a new Confirmation of Enrolment.
For any questions about course credit, contact us at the details shown below.
The costs for this course are as follows:
|Enrollment and Materials Fees||No Fee|
|Non-tuition fees||May apply and can be found in our International Student Handbook.|
Course fees do not include laptops or software – see information above.
A detailed payment plan and payment arrangements are provided in the Offer Letter and Student Agreement. You must pay all of your course fees and on time. Non-payment of fees may result in cancellation of enrolment.
You are also required to take out Overseas Health Insurance Cover before arriving in Australia. Excel College Australia provides details of OSHC providers in the International Student Handbook. You can approach any of these providers to find out costs and organise your cover.
Additional costs associated with living in Australia are outlined in the International Student Handbook. You should carefully review these costs in relation to budgeting. Further information can be found at https://www.studyinaustralia.gov.au/english/live-in-australia/living-costs.
The following units are included in this course and all are required for the award of the qualification. Students who only complete some units will be awarded with a Statement of Attainment for units successfully completed.
|Unit code||Unit title|
|HlTAID004||Provide an emergency first aid response in an education and care setting|
Who should apply for this course and why?
This course is targeted at international students who are:
- Seeking to gain skills in first aid in education and care setting
The units HlTAID004 Provide an emergency first aid response in an education and care setting is included in a range of qualifications within Training Packages. Therefore, a statement of attainment for these units can be used as credit for a range of qualifications.
Process to apply
To apply for this course, you are required to complete an enrolment form and submit all required supporting evidence including copies of your:
- proof of English language proficiency as specified in the entry
If your application is successful, we’ll send you an Offer Letter and Student Agreement You should make sure you read through this document carefully to make sure you are happy with all of the terms and conditions. If you are, then simply sign the document and send it back to us.
Once we receive this, we will issue you with a Confirmation of Enrolment (CoE) letter and an invoice for the first payment.
The first day of each course will include orientation and induction. Orientation will include information about the campus, living in Australia, accessing our support services and methods for achieving success throughout the course, including course progress requirements.
This course outline should be read in conjunction with our International Student Handbook. This can be found online at www.excelcollegeaustralia.edu.au
Course progress and attendance
Satisfactory course progress and attendance is very important in order to meet visa requirements. Please read the International Student Handbook carefully for more information. You will also be provided with further information about course progress and attendance requirements at your orientation.
We offer the following in relation to support and welfare.
- one-to-one support from the trainer/assessor
- support with personal issues
- access to additional learning resources
- reasonable adjustment in assessment
- social events
- a buddy programs
- information about external sources of
You may not have studied for a while, may have English as a second language or need additional assistance with literacy or numeracy.
We will identify any additional support needs you may have at the time of application and enrolment and may prepare a Student Support Plan for you based on those needs.
Download Student Handbook here.
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