HLTAID003 - Provide First Aid

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COURSE INFORMATION

START DATE

Enrol anytime

DURATION

2 Days

MODE

On campus

UNITS

2

OVERVIEW

This program comprises of two units of competency.

The purpose of this program is to provide students with the skills and knowledge to respond in emergency and life-threatening situations in accordance with ARC Guidelines, as well as to provide a first aid response to a casualty.

Excel College Australia has the following entry requirements:

You must:

  • Be at least 18 years of age.
  • Participate in a course entry interview to determine suitability for the course and student needs.
  • Have an IELTS* score of 5.5 (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
  • Completed at least 6 months of a Certificate III level course in an Australian RTO; or
  • Successful completion of an English Placement Test.

This course is offered via classroom based training. The total time commitment is 2 days (16 hours) of classroom training and assessment. 

Class sessions are planned to ensure that students have a mixture of practical and theoretical components and those classes cater for a wide variety of learning styles.  Additionally, workplace practices and environments are simulated and used to conduct skills based assessments in accordance with unit requirements.

This qualification is offered on the following days and times:

  • Friday and Saturday 9 am to 5.30 pm

This course will be delivered face-to-face in a classroom-based setting which includes the simulation of workplace based environment.

The course is delivered at:                                                                                           

  • Levels 1B/C and 3C, 40 Raymond Street Bankstown NSW 2200

You may 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  

For international students, the granting of course credit may affect course fees as well as the duration of the course.

The result of an application for credit and any changes to fees or course duration will be advised to students in writing.

If course credit is granted following issuance of the Confirmation of Enrolment, students will receive a new Confirmation of Enrolment showing a reduced duration.

For any questions about course credit, contact us at the details shown below

The total costs for this course are as follows:

Enrolment fee: $50 (non-refundable to be paid on application)

Course fees: Total cost is AUD$50

Non-Tuition fees: May apply and can be found at www.excelcollegeaustralia.edu.au  

A detailed payment plan and payment arrangements are provided in the Letter of offer and Written Agreement. Non-payment of course fees may result in cancellation of enrolment. Course fees do not include textbooks, laptops or computer software which are to be purchased at the student’s own cost and approximate costs for these are listed below.  

Name of textbook

Cost

Publisher

 

John Haines, Emergency First Aid Latest Edition  

$9.95

APL Healthcare

https://www.aplhealthcare.com.au/emergency-first-aid-edition-19/

https://products.office.com/en-au/buy/office

Name of software

Cost

Supplier

 

 

 

Office 365

$129 annually

https://products.office.com/en-au/buy/office

 

 

 

Laptop costs

Cost

Supplier

 

Any laptop that meets the specifications below.

$450 (approximate only)

Various

 

       

Textbooks, laptops and software may be purchased by students through the suppliers as listed above or any other suppliers that offer the resources noting that costs may vary at the time of purchase.

Laptop specifications

Students should also note the following minimum specifications for a laptop which students must bring to each class.

Windows:

 

Minimum requirements

Processor

Intel® or AMD processor with 64-bit support*; 2 GHz or faster processor

Microsoft Windows 7 with Service pack 1 (64-bit), Windows 10 (Version 1709 or later)

Operating system

Microsoft Windows 7 with Service pack 1 (64-bit), Windows 10 (Version 1709 or later)

RAM

2 GB or more of RAM (8 GB recommended)

Hard disk space

3.1 GB or more of available hard-disk space for 64-bit installation; additional free space required during installation.

Monitor resolution

1024 x 768 display (1280×800 recommended) with 16-bit color and 512 MB or more of dedicated VRAM; 2 GB is recommended.

Graphics processor acceleration requirements

OpenGL 2.0-capable system

Internet

Internet connection and registration are necessary for required software activation, validation of subscriptions, and access to online services.

MacOS:

 

Minimum requirements

Processor

Multicore Intel processor with 64-bit support

Operating system

MacOS version 10.12 (Sierra), macOS version 10.13 (High Sierra), or macOS version 10.14 (Mojave).

RAM

2 GB or more of RAM (8 GB recommended)

Hard disk space

4 GB or more of available hard-disk space for 64-bit installation; additiinal free space required during installation.

Monitor resolution

1024 x 768 display (1280×800 recommended) with 16-bit color and 512 MB or more of dedicated VRAM; 2 GB is recommended

Graphics processor acceleration requirements

OpenGL 2.0-capable system

Internet

Internet connection and registration are necessary for required software activation, validation of subscriptions, and access to online services.

International students are also required to take out Overseas Health Insurance Cover before arriving in Australia. Excel College provides details of OSHC providers in the International Student Handbook.

Additional costs associated with living in Australia are outlined in the International Student Handbook. Students 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



To enroll for this course an enrolment form must be completed. which can be emailed or posted to students or downloaded from our website. The enrolment form should be completed and then sent to us along with all of the required documentation.

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    BANKSTOWN NSW 2200