OCCUPATIONAL FIRST AID

HLTSS00027

Occupational First Aid Skill Set

This course provides appropriate training for staff who establish, maintain and manage first aid health and safety in the workplace as well as the skills to provide an emergency first aid response in the event of an emergency.

The comprehensive course training comprises of pre-course learning and practical training plus face-to-face training hours within the scope of learning each of the below courses:

HLTAID006 Provide advanced first aid

Healthcorp’s HLTAID006 Provide advanced first aid is part of the fully accredited first aid training that gives you the knowledge, skills and confidence to respond in an emergency situation. Advanced first aid training provides the necessary skills required to confidently coordinate, manage and instruct other first aiders across a range of complex situations – as well as within community and workplace environments. The course comprises pre-course learning and practical training plus face-to-face training hours.

HLTAID07 Provide advanced resuscitation

Healthcorp’s HLTAID007 Provide advanced resuscitation course provides the skills and knowledge required to use specialised equipment in the provision of resuscitation in line with the Australian Resuscitation Council (ARC) guidelines. The course applies to workers who may be required to use specialised equipment to provide resuscitation in a range of complex situations, include community and workplace settings.

HLTAID008 Manage first aid services and resources

Healthcorp’s HLTAID008 Manage first aid services and resources should be undertaken by all persons or employees whom are responsible for the management of first aid in the workplace. The course is structured to teach the participants how to establish and maintain and facilitate the provision of appropriate first aid in the workplace.

Learning Objectives HLTAID008

conducted a workplace risk assessment

developed a first aid response plan including strategies for management of incidents

used a first aid checklist to service a workplace first aid kit for supplies’ replacement and equipment maintenance

maintained first aid equipment and resources according to manufacturer’s instructions

used and maintained documentation required by the workplace and regulatory authorities

To see learning objectives for HLTAID006 & HLTAID007, please visit these pages.

Course Prerequisites

There are no pre- requisites for this course. Students must be at least 14 years of age at the time of attendance.

Important note: In order to issue an accredited certificate, CPR must be performed on the floor with no exemptions.

Clothing: We suggest that you wear comfortable casual clothing, as the practical nature of the demonstrations and practice may possibly require bending, kneeling and lying on the floor. Pants and flat shoes are recommended.

Course Format

The face to face training is 2-3 days and covers both theory and practical aspects of the HLTAID006 Provide advanced first aid, HLTAID007 Provide advanced resuscitation and HLTAID008 Manage first aid services and resources.

There is a short multiple-choice quiz at the end of the training covering the course theory learnt that day.  Students will also be assessed on practical skills as a requirement to pass the course. Once completed, all students will receive a First Aid manual, first aid training pack, Advanced resuscitation manual and pocket mask. Also, a First aid Code of Practice manual will be supplied to all students. 

Cost of Training $500

Group discounts are available, please contact Bruce on 0497 875 783 for more information.

Provide First Aid Gold Coast provides discounted training for groups of 8 students at your office or workplace.

The First Aid course can be customised to meet your industry requirements, with flexible learning programs and online pre-learning. Provide First Aid Gold Coast also provides an Advanced Management System to notify clients and students when certificates are due to expire, ensuring staff are always compliant.

Our trainers have 10 years of industry experience and guarantee a professional learning experience. State-of-the art resources and learning material are provided for theory and practical learning and all students must pass the course prior to receiving certification.

Contact Bruce on 0497 875 783 to book in your group training.

On successful completion of the course participants will be issued with a Statement of Attainment for the nationally accredited course – Occupational First Aid Skill Set HLTSS00027.

Certificates are emailed following each course.

The certificate is valid for three (3) years from the completion date. The Code of Practice and Australian Resuscitation Council recommends that cardiopulmonary resuscitation skills are refreshed annually.

Once enrolled, Provide First Aid Gold Coast will email students a CPR course booking confirmation with venue details, maps, course requirements and terms of enrolment.

Provide First Aid Gold Coast is a training partner of RTO Healthcorp RTO ID Number 91222

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