HLTAID004 Childcare First Aid Course
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HLTAID004 Childcare First Aid course. Classroom session is 8 hours with online pre-study. Certificate valid for 3 years.
Don’t wait to book a HLTAID004 Childcare First Aid course, call now on 02 9232 1010 or contact our team.
This Childcare First Aid course has been designed for the early childhood education industry. It covers the training requirements for first aid, asthma, anaphylaxis and legislation surrounding the early education industry.
This Childcare First Aid course is on the approved list of courses with The Australian Children’s Education and Care Quality Authority (ACECQA).
This Childcare First Aid course is suited to all persons, including:
- Childcare workers
- Early education centres
- General office environments
- New parents, families and carers
- Sports groups
If organising a group booking or onsite training, we can facilitate the Childcare First Aid training nationally.
It is important to note that this HLTAID004 Childcare First Aid course requires a level of physical ability to complete practical assessments. If your health or fitness restricts you from performing physical activities associated with this program, you will be able to participate but may not be eligible for a nationally accredited certificate.
To see the full requirements, please view the Childcare First Aid course description PDF.
This HLTAID004 Childcare First Aid course combines plain English, videos, photos, and questioning to ensure all learners are able to have the best possible chance at comprehending the required knowledge and skills. If you believe you will need assistance due to your Language, Literacy or Numeracy skills, please contact our office on 02 9232 1010 to discuss your training needs.
Students will be assessed from the pre-study and classroom session. Assessment will confirm knowledge and skills have been achieved to demonstrate competency across the unit.
Students are offered multiple opportunities to demonstrate knowledge and skills throughout the Childcare First Aid course.
If a student is not successful in completing all assessments satisfactorily, they will need to rebook the Childcare First Aid course at the full course fee.
There are 4 components to this Childcare First Aid course:
- Pre-study and assessments
- Theory training in the classroom
- Practical training in the classroom
- Assessment for both knowledge and skills
Students should allow up to six (6) hours for the pre-study to be completed. If you have completed first aid training in the past, you may be able to complete the pre-study assessments in a shorter time frame.
The classroom session is an 8hr program including breaks.
If organising a group booking or onsite training, we can facilitate the training over two days to remove all pre-study training requirements.
We also deliver this Childcare First Aid course nationally for group bookings.
Online pre-study requirements
Online study requires access to the following resources to complete the pre-study for this Childcare First Aid course:
- Internet connection
- Speaker or headphones
Once a competent mark is awarded, learners will be issued with a Statement of Attainment for HLTAID004 Provide an emergency first aid response in an education and care setting issued by Surf Life Saving NSW (RTOID 90394).
Childcare First Aid certificates are emailed to students however hard copy is available for additional fee.
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