HLTAID011 Provide First Aid
Course Code Included
HLTAID011 Provide First Aid
HLTAID010 Provide Basic Emergency Life Support (included)
HLTAID009 Provide Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (included)
$97 (may vary)
Face -to Face (5.5 hrs)
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Senior first aid
First aid refresher
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HLTAID011 Provide First Aid
HLTAID011 Provide First Aid is the latest basic first aid accreditation in Australia. It is the certificate employers have in mind when they ask, ‘do you have your first aid certification?’.
The First Aid Course Sydney is one of the few first aid training providers to offer HLTAID011 Provide First Aid as a fully face-to-face course with no online or out of class assessment.
All knowledge and practical assessment requirements are covered in a single 5.5-hour class run by a fully qualified and accredited first aid trainer.
Avoid the hassle of submitting assessments online or logging into virtual chat rooms and enjoy the personal touch of a traditional face-to-face first aid course.
Our First Aid Practical Skills and Assessment Workshop run in Sydney every day of the week. Course times do vary, so check the course calendar HERE.
9 am – 2:30 pm (5.5 hrs) Face-to-Face (No Online)
- $97 (May vary due to daily deals)
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You will be issued your certificate of completion electronically once you have successfully completed the training course.
Statement of Attainment
Your statement of attainment will include the following accredited units of competency:
- HLTAID011 Provide First Aid
- HLTAID010 Provide basic emergency life support
- HLTAID009 Provide cardiopulmonary resuscitation
- In line with Australian Resuscitation Council guidelines, HLTAID011 should be updated every 3 years and HLTAID009 every 12 months.
Practical skills (assessed in class)
There must be evidence that the candidate has completed the following tasks in line with state/territory regulations, first aid codes of practice, first aid guidelines determined by the Australian Resuscitation Council (ARC) and other Australian national peak clinical bodies and workplace or site procedures:
- managed, in line with ARC guidelines, the unconscious, breathing casualty including appropriate positioning to reduce the risk of airway compromise
managed, in line with ARC guidelines, the unconscious, non-breathing adult, including:
- performing at least 2 minutes of uninterrupted single rescuer cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR) (5 cycles of both compressions and ventilations) on an adult resuscitation manikin placed on the floor
- following the prompts of an automated external defibrillator (AED) to deliver at least one shock
- demonstrating a rotation of single-rescuer operators with minimal interruptions to compressions
- responding appropriately in the event of regurgitation or vomiting
managed, in line with ARC guidelines, the unconscious, non-breathing infant, including:
- performing at least 2 minutes of uninterrupted single rescuer CPR (5 cycles both compressions and ventilations) on an infant resuscitation manikin placed on a firm surface
managed casualties, with the following:
- non-life-threatening bleeding
- envenomation, using pressure immobilisation
- fractures, dislocations, sprains and strains, using appropriate immobilisation techniques
- minor wound cleaning and dressing
responded to at least one simulated first aid incident contextualised to the candidate’s workplace or community setting, where the candidate has no knowledge of the casualty’s condition prior to starting treatment, including:
- identifying the casualty’s illness or injury through history, signs and symptoms
- using personal protective equipment (PPE) as required
- providing appropriate first aid treatment
- conveying incident details to emergency services or advising casualty on any required post-incident action
- providing an accurate verbal and written report of the incident
- reviewing the incident.
Knowledge requirements (assessed in class)
Demonstrated knowledge required to complete the tasks outlined in elements and performance criteria of this unit:
guidelines and procedures including:
- ARC Guidelines relevant to the provision of first aid
- first aid guidelines from Australian national peak clinical bodies
- potential incident hazards and risk minimisation processes when providing first aid
- infection control procedures, including use of standard precautions and resuscitation barrier devices
- requirements for currency of skill and knowledge
- first aid codes of practice
- appropriate workplace or site procedures relevant to the provision of first aid
- contents of first aid kits
legal, workplace and community considerations, including:
- duty of care requirements
- own skills and limitations
- consent and how it relates to the conscious and unconscious casualty
- privacy and confidentiality requirements
- awareness of the potential need for stress management techniques and available support for rescuers
considerations when providing CPR, including:
- upper airway and effect of positional change
- appropriate duration and cessation of CPR
- appropriate use of an AED
- safety and maintenance procedures for an AED
- chain of survival
- how to access emergency services
techniques for providing CPR to adults, children and infants, including:
- how to recognise that a casualty is unconscious and not breathing normally
- rate, ratio and depth of compressions and ventilations
- correct hand positioning for compressions
- basic anatomy, physiology and the differences between adults, children and infants relating to CPR
signs, symptoms and management of the following conditions and injuries:
- allergic reaction
- non-life-threatening and life-threatening bleeding
- cardiac conditions, including chest pain
- envenomation – all current treatments
- eye injuries
- fractures, dislocations, strains and sprains
- head, neck and spinal injuries
- minor wounds
- sharps injuries
First aid locations across Sydney
Sydney CBD: Castlereagh Boutique Hotel, 169 Castlereagh St, Sydney NSW 2000
Sydney Olympic Park: 6 Edwin Flack Avenue, Sydney Olympic Park 2127
Parramatta: Holiday Inn Parramatta, 18-40 Anderson St, Parramatta, NSW, 2150, Australia
Bankstown: 8 Greenfield Parade, Bankstown NSW 2200
Greenwich: 260-264 Pacific Hwy, Greenwich NSW 2065
Gosford:26 Central Coast Hwy, West Gosford NSW 2250
Penrith: 8 Tindale street, Penrith NSW 2750
Hurstville: 72 Connells Point Rd, South Hurstville NSW 2221
Dee Why: The Builders Club, 18 Fisher Rd, Dee Why NSW 2099
Tweed Heads:2 Wharf St, Tweed Heads NSW 2485
A USI (unique student identifier) is now a mandatory requirement for any student wishing to undertake vocational training. A USI number is unique to you and provided by the government to keep a secure online record of your VET certifications. You can look up your number or register for a USI number quickly and easily by clicking on the following link: https://www.usi.gov.au/students/create-usi.
At The First Aid Course Sydney, your health and safety is our priority. Infection control measures and Covid-19 practices are applied across all our training facilities, including but not limited to:
- Personal protective equipment (PPE)
- Social distancing, where possible
- Cleaning and sterilisation of equipment and materials
- Learner sign-in sheets
To help us keep you and your fellow learners safe, please do not attend a session if you are unwell, experiencing any symptoms or should be quarantining or self-isolating.
Eight New First Aid Units of Competency Released
- HLTAID009 Provide cardiopulmonary resuscitation – sometimes referred to as CPR (supersedes HLTAID001 Provide cardiopulmonary resuscitation)
- HLTAID010 Provide basic emergency life support – sometimes referred to as BELS (supersedes HLTAID002 Provide basic emergency life support)
- HLTAID011 Provide First Aid – sometimes referred to as First Aid (supersedes HLTAID003 Provide first aid)
- HLTAID012 Provide First Aid in an education and care setting – sometimes called Childcare first aid (supersedes HLTAID004 Provide an emergency first aid response in an education and care setting)
- HLTAID013 Provide First Aid in a remote or isolated site(supersedes HLTAID005 Remote first aid)
- HLTAID014 Provide Advanced First Aid(supersedes HLTAID006)
- HLTAID015 Provide advanced resuscitation and oxygen therapy(supersedes HLTAID007)
- HLTAID016 Manage first aid services and resources(supersedes HLTAID008)
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