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Provide First Aid In Education and Childcare HLTAID004


Childcare for First Aid

Aim of Unit:

First Aid Gold Coast Professionals will provide you with the skills and knowledge to confidently administer first aid, life support and management in a childcare and education setting including asthmatic and anaphylactic emergencies.

Your learning will be based on interesting information, entertaining content and interactive activity from trainers with practical experience.


Please arrive at 7:45am sharp for an 8am class.

Group Bookings

Generous discounts are available for group bookings and quotes can be obtained by Phone, e-mail or the “Get in touch form” on this page.

Unit Cost:

$135 per person (This course is GST Free)

Course Description

The first aid course HLTAID004 includes the units CPR HLTAID001 and Provide Basic Emergency life support HLTAID002. The course focuses on the practical skills required to administer assistance in an emergency incident and will include practical demonstration of application of an auto adrenaline injector, asthmatic assistance applications and an Automated External Defibrillator. You will also be required to demonstrate administering CPR for a minimum 2 minutes using a manikin in the floor.

Course Content

  • Anaphylaxis
  • Asthma
  • CPR technique on adults, children and infants
  • Compliance with first aid sections of the Education and Care Services National Law and the Education and Care Services National Regulations (2011)
  • Incident reporting in a child care setting
  • Child physiology
  • How to properly assess an emergency situation
  • Using an Automated External Defibrillator (AED)
  • First Aid procedures for bleeding, burns and fractures
  • Managing medical conditions such as epilepsy
  • Managing medical emergencies such as snakes/spider bites, poisons and choking
  • Infection control procedures
  • Managing exposure to extreme temperatures
  • Administering first aid for eye and soft tissue injuries
  • Assessing and moving sick and injured
  • Legal responsibilities of a first aider
  • Basic anatomy
  • Managing shock
  • And much, much more!


The minimum age for participants is 14 years. A USI (Unique Student Identifier) is required for issue of certificate.

Certification and Recognition

Your nationally recognised and accredited statement of attainment is issued by our RTO licence providers and is valid for 3 years. The CPR component in this unit is valid for 12 months and must be updated annually to remain current. Your certificate will be emailed to your email address within 48 hours and if required you can obtain confirmation of completion of your course on the day of the course. A hard laminated copy can be ordered separately and will be posted to you.


First Aid Gold Coast Professionals are flexible with our service and your course can be booked for our designated days in our rooms or we can arrange with you to come to your venue for a group booking.

Unit Cost:

$135 per person (This course is GST Free)