Occupational First Aid Skill Set
Method of Delivery:
Online with Face to Face assessment
The following unit will be included in your certificate:
HLTAID009 - Provide Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation
HLTIAD010 - Provide Basic emergency life support
HLTAID011 - Provide First Aid
HLTAID014 - Provide Advanced First Aid
HLTAID015 - Provide Advanced Resuscitation & Oxygen Therapy
HLTAID016 - Manage First Aid services & resources
HLTSS00068 - Occupational First Aid Skill Set
This course is appropriate for people who are either employed in, or intending to become employed in, nominated occupational first aider roles. It is delivered in line with the Australian Resuscitation Council guidelines, relevant state/territory Work Health and Safety Regulatory Authority requirements, safe work practices, and first aid code of practice.
The course provides simulated real-life scenarios for a set of skills to provide advanced first aid, oxygen therapy, advanced resuscitation, ongoing monitoring and care after treatment, handover of the casualty to emergency services and incident debriefing or evaluation to improve future operations, address individual needs recognising psychological impacts and seeking help as required.
Participants learn to develop and maintain first aid action plans in consultation with relevant parties, undertake a risk assessment to establish, maintain and facilitate the provision of appropriate first aid in a workplace environment, follow manufacturer’s instructions and complete documentation including checklists for stocking and maintaining equipment such as resuscitation and oxygen equipment and first aid kits.