SHORT COURSE

Provide First Aid

Description

This comprehensive first aid course is appropriate for everyday emergency situations. The course is suitable for a senior first aider or person looking to increase their skills and knowledge including but not limited to the following areas:
• Responding to an emergency in line with Australian Resuscitation Council (ARC) guidelines
• DRSABCD action plan and emergency response
• Performing cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR) on an adult and infant
• Use of AED (defibrillator)
• Managing an unconscious patient
• Treating burns, wounds and bleeding
• Assist a person who is choking
• Handling medical emergencies including chest pain, asthma, anaphylaxis
• Reacting appropriately to someone who is in shock
• Treating fractures, sprains, strains, head, neck and spinal injuries
• Legal, workplace and community considerations
• Communication and reporting of incidents

Students are trained by Paramedics and other health professionals with extensive industry experience, providing authentic learning opportunities for dealing with emergency situations.

On successful completion of the course, you will be issued with a Statement of Attainment in:
• HLTAID009 Provide cardiopulmonary resuscitation
• HLTAID011 Provide First Aid
See https://training.gov.au/ for further informaion.

First aid qualifications are recommended for renewal every three years as per the Australian Resuscitation Council (ARC) guidelines and First Aid in the Workplace Code of Practice. Details can be found here https://resus.org.au/the-arc-guidelines/
Cardiopulmonary resuscitation should be renewed every 12 months.

CITB INFORMATION

This course is eligible for CITB funding. The CITB is a whole-of-industry led organisation that provides support to attract, train and retain South Australian building and construction workers by providing leadership in training and skills development.

Each financial year, Eligible Persons with an approved CITB number are provided with $3,000 of training fee subsidies through the Construction Skills Training Program.

To check your eligibility or to renew your CITB number visit www.citb.org.au or download the MyCITB app through the Apple App Store or Google Play via the CITB website: http://citb.org.au/mycitb

Upon receipt of enrolment, students will be sent an email with further instructions on claiming the CITB rebate. You do not need to provide your CITB number at the time of enrolment.

At the successful completion of a CITB eligible course, eligible CITB students will be refunded with the CITB subsidy. The subsidy will be paid to whoever paid for the course. TAFE SA cannot claim your refund (and therefore cannot reimburse you the funded amount) prior to the finish date. All CITB refunds will be credited against the student or third party account and can not be refunded back to credit cards.

Rebate refunds will be processed within 60 days of course completion (this timeframe is to allow for assessment submission, marking and processing).

The CITB number you provide to TAFE SA must belong to the individual participant – you cannot use the CITB number of another person or company.

For organisations that wish to pay the student fees for this course and are unable to pay by credit card via the website, please contact the Short Course team via email on shortcourses@tafesa.edu.au to organise a Third Party Payment invoice.

  • Whilst there are no formal pre-requisites for this course, participants must be 14 years of age or older and have a basic level of literacy and numeracy. During your first aid training you will be required to work at a range of heights levels, and to roll onto your back, side and/or stomach. You are required to kneel and demonstrate at least 2 minutes of uninterrupted cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR) on the floor as per the Australian Resuscitation Council (ARC) guidelines.

    An online e-book will be made available to you upon enrolment for pre-reading before your course. A link to this resource will be provided in your confirmation email.
  • Provide First Aid (HLTAID011)

    Provide cardiopulmonary resuscitation (HLTAID009)

Short Course Delivery Locations Some short courses can provide accreditation for industry-specific registration, while others merely provide skills and knowledge in the subject area. Concession prices are available for some courses.

Date

Mon 25 Mar 24

Class Times
9:00am-5:00pm
Duration
1 day x 8 hours
Student Visa (500)

Current VISA holders eligible

Cost Information
This course is eligible for CITB Funding. Your CITB Number must be active at the time of registration. The CITB rebate for this course is approx. $110.00
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Cost

$166.00

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Date

Mon 29 Apr 24

Class Times
9:00am-5:00pm
Duration
1 day x 8 hours
Student Visa (500)

Current VISA holders eligible

Cost Information
This course is eligible for CITB Funding. Your CITB Number must be active at the time of registration. The CITB rebate for this course is approx. $110.00
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Cost

$166.00

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Date

Mon 27 May 24

Class Times
9:00am-5:00pm
Duration
1 day x 8 hours
Student Visa (500)

Current VISA holders eligible

Cost Information
This course is eligible for CITB Funding. Your CITB Number must be active at the time of registration. The CITB rebate for this course is approx. $110.00
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Cost

$166.00

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Date

Mon 24 Jun 24

Class Times
9:00am-5:00pm
Duration
1 day x 8 hours
Student Visa (500)

Current VISA holders eligible

Cost Information
This course is eligible for CITB Funding. Your CITB Number must be active at the time of registration. The CITB rebate for this course is approx. $110.00
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Cost

$166.00

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Location
Date

Thu 21 Mar 24

Class Times
9:00am-5:00pm
Duration
1 day x 8 hours
Student Visa (500)

Current VISA holders eligible

Cost Information
This course is eligible for CITB Funding. Your CITB Number must be active at the time of registration. The CITB rebate for this course is approx. $110.00
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Cost

$166.00

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Date

Thu 7 Mar 24

Class Times
9:00am-5:00pm
Duration
1 day x 8 hours
Student Visa (500)

Current VISA holders eligible

Cost Information
This course is eligible for CITB Funding. Your CITB Number must be active at the time of registration. The CITB rebate for this course is approx. $110.00
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Cost

$166.00

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