HLTSS00027 Occupational First Aid Skill Set – $550
Includes Complimentary HLTAID003 Provide first aid
About this unit of competency
This skill set provides a set of skills to establish, maintain and facilitate the provision of appropriate first aid in a workplace environment, including the skills to provide an emergency first aid response in the event of an emergency.
Following completion of the skills set, the units awarded would be:
- HLTAID006 Provide advanced first aid
- HLTAID007 Provide advanced resuscitation
- HLTAID008 Manage first aid services and resources
The expected duration to complete this course is 16 hours face to face workshop.
Skills and knowledge required to establish, maintain and facilitate the provision of appropriate first aid in the workplace inline with State and Territory Legislation
- First Aid Rooms and Maintenance
- First Aid Equipment and Resources
- First Aid Management Procedures
- Occupational First Aid Manual
- A4 Certificate
- All training resources (bandages, face shields, gloves, etc)
- Multiple choice questions
- Practical demonstrations/skills observations
- Short answer questioning
- Completion of reports
Language, Literacy & Numeracy requirements
The Occupational first aid skill set 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 developing first aid skills that will be needed in an emergency. If you believe you will need assistance due to your Language, Literacy or Numeracy skills, please contact our head office before enrolling to discuss your training needs.
All students must bring ID with them to the training course. Photo ID is the minimum requirement (e.g. Drivers Licence, Passport or similar).
Assessment submission process, support and outcomes
Assessment Outcomes: Competent or Not Competent
For any learner who is unable to satisfactorily complete all assessment tasks, the assessor will attempt to make reasonable adjustments to the methods of assessment. If the learner is deemed not competent, they will need to re-sit the training course and additional fees will apply.
Recognition of Prior Learning
Students choosing to undertake RPL will need to be sent an RPL guide for their course.
In order to be eligible for RPL, the student must demonstrate currency in that particular subject. I.e. a student cannot submit evidence from 5 years prior and request it be applied directly to their new competency. They must show how they have since applied those skills and that they are current.
A statement of attainment and wallet card for HLTSS00027 Occupational First Aid Skill Set will be issued upon successful completion of
HLTAID006 Provide advanced first aid
HLTAID007 Provide advanced resuscitation
HLTAID008 Manage first aid services and resources
- Certification is valid for 3 years from the completion date
Participants must be 14years or older
Participants must hold a recently completed HLTAID003 Provide first aid certificate.