Provide First Aid

Course Code HLTAID011
Course Title Provide First Aid (Release 1)
Course Length eLearning prework (5-7 hours), plus 1 x on-campus session (9:30am - 5:00pm)
Study Mode eLearning (self-paced) & on-campus (day)

Be prepared for any emergency

Effective first aid makes all the difference in a crisis. Learn how to save a life, reduce the seriousness of injuries and the likelihood of long-term complications. Whether it’s a mandatory skill for your job or you want the ability to protect others when an emergency strikes, apply for this accredited genU Training short course today.


 

A mandatory qualification for many jobs, this course delivers skills and knowledge to:

  • Identify, assess and minimise immediate hazards
  • Assess the casualty and identify injuries or conditions
  • Provide first aid management
  • Correctly operate first aid equipment
  • Request ambulance support and/or appropriate medical assistance
  • Accurately report details of a casualty’s physical condition.

What will you learn?

You don’t need to be a health professional to make a difference in an emergency. During this course you will learn how to identify and minimise hazards, understand how to assess a casualty, identify injuries and manage the initial care response. Get experience in correctly operating first aid equipment and how to request appropriate paramedic assistance, knowing how to accurately communicate a casualty’s condition.


 

Upon successful completion, a nationally recognised Statement of Attainment will be issued for the following units of competency:

  • HLTAID011 Provide First Aid

 

When you study with genU Training, we want you to succeed. Entry requirements allow us to make sure that you have the right pre-existing knowledge and skills to achieve your chosen course. You will need to provide evidence that you meet the requirements listed in this section.

Entry requirements

  • Physical ability to meet the evidence requirements for assessment
    • Students must demonstrate CPR on a manikin on the floor

Study requirements

During your study, you will need to meet specific requirements that are necessary for you to complete your course work and be successful:

  • Students will need to demonstrate that they have the appropriate language, literacy and numeracy (LLN) skills
  • Effective communication, documentation and research skills
  • Access to digital technologies (e.g. laptop, desktop, tablet-computer and/or smartphone) with basic digital literacy skills.

Digital literacy skills – Intermediate computer skills such as internet browsing, email, word processing, and presentation software

Workstation setup

    • Stable internet connection with suitable data plan
    • A laptop, desktop or a full size tablet / tablet-computer
    • Web camera / microphone
    • Smartphone with charger
    • Earphones / headphones / speakers
    • Printer (optional)
    • Have a quiet / non-interruptive space to complete their studies
    • Desk/table, comfortable chair, no tripping hazards and room to move around for assessment
    • Access to water/tea/coffee

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Australian residents can access this course via our full fee for service rate.

Approx.
Tuition
Fee:
Fee For Service
$AUD 185.00 (per person)

There may also be other charges such as material or amenities fees. A genU Training staff member will assist you in determining your course fees and a statement of fees detailing all course charges will be provided prior to enrolment.

For full details of genU Training’s course fees please view our Fees & Charges page.


 

genU Training offer HLTAID011 Provide First Aid, in the following format:

Course component 1 – Self-paced interactive eLearning module (Online)

Timings: Access to eLearning modules and assessments available as per advertised course start date 

 

A self-paced eLearning module (takes 5-7 hours to complete), comprising of learning and assessment tasks.

NB: You must complete your eLearning modules and assessment and receive a statisfactory result no less than two (2) days before attending the on-campus session (Course component 2).

You will be contacted by your Training Coordinator:

  • should you not be deemed satisfactory on your first attempt at Course component 1 – you will be offered another attempt with trainer support (in next available session)
  • should you not be deemed satisfactory on your second attempt at Course component 1 – you will need to re-enrol (enrolment fees will apply)

 

Course component 2 – On-campus skills demonstration and assessment 

Timings: Your on-campus session will be scheduled one week later (same day of week)

1 day (9:30am – 5:00pm)

 

Time zones:  Local state time zones are observed


 

Step 1: Registration process & instructions for accessing Course component 1 – Self-paced interactive eLearning (Online)

To register your interest in this course, click the “Apply” button from one of the available “Upcoming courses” further down on this page.

Upon your successful registration, you will receive an email confiming your registration. Included in this email, will be instructions on how to access your eLearning modules and assessment via the genU Training Learning Management System (LMS) .

NB: You must complete your eLearning modules and assessment and receive a statisfactory result no less than two (2) days before attending the on-campus session (Course component 2).

Timings: Access to eLearning modules and assessments available as per advertised course start date 

 

Step 2: Course component 2 On-campus skills demonstration and assessment session

1 day (9:30am – 5:00pm)

Timings: Your on-campus session will be scheduled one week later (same day of week)

 


 

Upcoming Courses

Thursday, 4th Nov 2021

  • Delivery State: Vic
  • Location: Highton
  • Study Mode: Blended
  • Study Time: eLearning opens from this date with on-campus session the following Monday (9:30am-5:00pm)
  • Vacancies: 1

Tuesday, 16th Nov 2021

  • Delivery State: Vic
  • Location: Highton
  • Study Mode: Blended
  • Study Time: eLearning opens from this date with on-campus session the following Tuesday (9:30am-5:00pm)
  • Vacancies: 5

Friday, 26th Nov 2021

  • Delivery State: Vic
  • Location: Highton
  • Study Mode: Blended
  • Study Time: eLearning opens from this date with on-campus session the following Friday (9:30am-5:00pm)
  • Vacancies: 11

Wednesday, 8th Dec 2021

  • Delivery State: Vic
  • Location: Highton
  • Study Mode: Blended
  • Study Time: eLearning opens from this date with on-campus session the following Wednesday (9:30am-5:00pm)
  • Vacancies: 9

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