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ACC00078 - Short Course in First Aid for Education and Care

Course Details

Course Summary

This course teaches students the skills and knowledge required to provide a first aid response to infants, children and adults. This course meets all requirements for first aid, anaphylaxis management and emergency asthma training under the Education and Care Services National Law and the Education and Care National Regulations, and the Queensland Education and Care Services Act and Regulations.

Entry Requirements

There are no entry requirements. It is highly recommended that students undertaking this short course wear comfortable, casual clothing. This course includes activities such as bending, kneeling and lying on the floor.

Course Details

Course Type Short Course (Accredited)
Student Availability
  • Domestic
Fees
Full Fee $149.00 (2020)
$149.00 (2021)
For detailed information on Course Fees, visit www.cqu.edu.au/fees
Application Mode
  • Direct To University
How to Apply Please Enquire or Apply Now
Study Area
  • Health
Skill Area
  • Health

Admission Codes

Domestic Students
Tertiary Admission Centre Codes (TAC) Codes
Not Applicable
International Students
CRICOS Codes
Not Applicable

Student Outcomes, Career Opportunities and Occupations

This course is suitable for educators and support staff working within an education and child care setting who are required to respond to a first aid emergency including asthmatic and anaphylactic emergencies. Upon successful completion of this accredited short course, students will receive a Statement of Attainment for the units HLTAID001-Provide cardiopulmonary resuscitation, HLTAID002-Provide basic emergency life support, HLTAID003-Provide first aid and HLTAID004-Provide an emergency first aid response in an education and care setting.

Course Structures

In order to complete this course, you must:

  1. Complete 4 core units

Study Mode Definitions

  • Mixed Mode courses are delivered online and require compulsory attendance of site-specific learning activities such as on-campus residential schools and/or workshops.
  • Online courses are delivered using online resources only.
  • On-campus courses are delivered using a combination of face-to-face and video conferencing style teaching at CQUniversity campuses.

*All study modes may include Vocational placement and/or work integrated learning.

Select a course structure below to view the delivery details , including the different study modes offered for each structure.

Please select a course structure from the options below:
Short Course in First Aid for Education and Care - Mixed Study Mode

This short course is delivered in Mixed Mode. Students will complete on-line training and a theory assessment online and attend their local campus for a face-to-face assessment with an accredited trainer.

Typically students for this short course will take approximately 2.5 to 5.5 hours completing the on-line content.

An additional 1.5hr completing the theory assessment including the completion of two injury and illness report forms and 1.00hr completing an on campus practical assessment.

Total maximum time including all study and assessment aspects - up to 8.00hrs

  • Mixed Mode
  • On-campus
Required Units
HLTAID001 Provide cardiopulmonary resuscitation More Information Training.gov Details
HLTAID002 Provide basic emergency life support More Information Training.gov Details
HLTAID003 Provide first aid More Information Training.gov Details
HLTAID004 Provide an emergency first aid response in an education and care setting More Information Training.gov Details

Unit Sequence

For the following units, you may choose your own order of study, while taking into account pre-requisite requirements and the unit availability.
Unit Code Unit Name
HLTAID001 Provide cardiopulmonary resuscitation
HLTAID002 Provide basic emergency life support
HLTAID003 Provide first aid
HLTAID004 Provide an emergency first aid response in an education and care setting

Short Course in First Aid for Education and Care - On-Line Study Mode

This short course is delivered in On-line Mode. Students will complete on-line training and complete assessments (theory and practical) online via Moodle (theory) and Zoom (practical)

Typically students for this short course will take approximately 2.5 - 7.00 hours completing the on-line content and assessment and an additional 60-minutes (1.00hr) to complete the practical assessment.

Total Course time - up to 8.00 hours

  • Online
No units are associated with this course


Course Assessment Information

RPL - Students who have previous informal and formal learning need to advise their trainer/assessor prior to enrolment. If the student wishes to apply for an RPL they need to apply to the RPL Centre.
Credit transfer - If credit for relevant formal qualifications is sought, then the process will be actioned after the student has enrolled in at least one unit of competency as directed by the relevant trainer/assessor. The Trainer/Assessor will work with the student on their credit transfer application, and provide advice and support as necessary.
Assessment Types
Practical Task
Written/Electronic Assessment
Course Learning Outcomes
Where and when can I start?
You are required to enrol into the course to attend the times listed below.

Course Times

2020

Brisbane
Dates Start Time End Time Room
14th October 2020 N/A N/A 3/1.09
Extra Information: Students are to book a time for their first aid assessment using the link that can be found in Moodle, following the completion of Moodle assessment tasks 1 and 2.
18th November 2020 N/A N/A 3/1.09
Extra Information: Students are to book a time for their first aid assessment using the link that can be found in Moodle, following the completion of Moodle assessment tasks 1 and 2.
Bundaberg
Dates Start Time End Time Room
15th September 2020 N/A N/A 8/G.26
Extra Information: Students are to book a time for their first aid assessment using the link that can be found in Moodle, following the completion of Moodle assessment tasks 1 and 2.
20th October 2020 N/A N/A 8/G.26
Extra Information: Students are to book a time for their first aid assessment using the link that can be found in Moodle, following the completion of Moodle assessment tasks 1 and 2.
24th November 2020 N/A N/A 8/G.26
Extra Information: Students are to book a time for their first aid assessment using the link that can be found in Moodle, following the completion of Moodle assessment tasks 1 and 2.
Cairns
Dates Start Time End Time Room
19th September 2020 N/A N/A Cairns Basketball Stadium
Extra Information: Students are to book a time for their first aid assessment using the link that can be found in Moodle, following the completion of Moodle assessment tasks 1 and 2.
Cairns Basketball Stadium
289 Aumulller Street, Manunda (Room Code – MZZ)

16th October 2020 N/A N/A Cairns Basketball Stadium
Extra Information: Students are to book a time for their first aid assessment using the link that can be found in Moodle, following the completion of Moodle assessment tasks 1 and 2.
Cairns Basketball Stadium
289 Aumulller Street, Manunda (Room Code – MZZ)
20th November 2020 N/A N/A Cairns Basketball Stadium
Extra Information: Students are to book a time for their first aid assessment using the link that can be found in Moodle, following the completion of Moodle assessment tasks 1 and 2.
Cairns Basketball Stadium
289 Aumulller Street, Manunda (Room Code – MZZ)
Mackay City
Dates Start Time End Time Room
18th September 2020 N/A N/A 3/1.09
Extra Information: Students are to book a time for their first aid assessment using the link that can be found in Moodle, following the completion of Moodle assessment tasks 1 and 2.
16th October 2020 N/A N/A 3/1.09
Extra Information: Students are to book a time for their first aid assessment using the link that can be found in Moodle, following the completion of Moodle assessment tasks 1 and 2.
20th November 2020 N/A N/A 3/1.09
Extra Information: Students are to book a time for their first aid assessment using the link that can be found in Moodle, following the completion of Moodle assessment tasks 1 and 2.
Rockhampton North
Dates Start Time End Time Room
17th September 2020 N/A N/A 34/1.12
Extra Information: Students are to book a time for their first aid assessment using the link that can be found in Moodle, following the completion of Moodle assessment tasks 1 and 2.
24th September 2020 N/A N/A 34/1.12
Extra Information: Students are to book a time for their first aid assessment using the link that can be found in Moodle, following the completion of Moodle assessment tasks 1 and 2.
15th October 2020 N/A N/A 34/1.12
Extra Information: Students are to book a time for their first aid assessment using the link that can be found in Moodle, following the completion of Moodle assessment tasks 1 and 2.
22nd October 2020 N/A N/A 34/1.12
Extra Information: Students are to book a time for their first aid assessment using the link that can be found in Moodle, following the completion of Moodle assessment tasks 1 and 2.
19th November 2020 N/A N/A 34/1.12
Extra Information: Students are to book a time for their first aid assessment using the link that can be found in Moodle, following the completion of Moodle assessment tasks 1 and 2.
26th November 2020 N/A N/A 34/1.12
Extra Information: Students are to book a time for their first aid assessment using the link that can be found in Moodle, following the completion of Moodle assessment tasks 1 and 2.

2019

Brisbane
Dates Start Time End Time Room
24th May 2019 8:30 AM 4:30 PM 1/4.07
Extra Information: Contact - firstaid@cqu.edu.au
6th June 2019 8:30 AM 4:30 PM 1/4.07
Extra Information: Contact - firstaid@cqu.edu.au
25th September 2019 8:30 AM 4:30 AM 1/4.07
Extra Information: Contact - firstaid@cqu.edu.au
Bundaberg
Dates Start Time End Time Room
21st May 2019 8:30 AM 4:30 PM 8/G.26
Extra Information: Contact - firstaid@cqu.edu.au
11th June 2019 8:30 AM 4:30 PM 8/G.26
Extra Information: Contact - firstaid@cqu.edu.au
9th July 2019 8:30 AM 4:30 PM 8/G.26
Extra Information: Contact - firstaid@cqu.edu.au
Cairns
Dates Start Time End Time Room
10th May 2019 8:30 AM 4:30 PM Cairns Basketball Assoc. Room MZZ
Extra Information: CQUniversity
Cairns Basketball Association
Room MZZ
289 Aumuller Street, Manunda Qld 4870
Contact - firstaid@cqu.edu.au
28th June 2019 8:30 AM 4:30 PM Cairns Basketball Assoc. Room MZZ
Extra Information: CQUniversity
Cairns Basketball Association
Room MZZ
289 Aumuller Street, Manunda Qld 4870
Contact - firstaid@cqu.edu.au
18th July 2019 8:30 AM 4:30 PM Cairns Basketball Assoc. Room MZZ
Extra Information: CQUniversity
Cairns Basketball Association
Room MZZ
289 Aumuller Street, Manunda Qld 4870
Contact - firstaid@cqu.edu.au
23rd August 2019 8:30 AM 4:30 PM Cairns Basketball Assoc. Room MZZ
Extra Information: CQUniversity
Cairns Basketball Association
Room MZZ
289 Aumuller Street, Manunda Qld 4870
Contact - firstaid@cqu.edu.au
20th September 2019 8:30 AM 4:30 PM Cairns Basketball Assoc. Room MZZ
Extra Information: CQUniversity
Cairns Basketball Association
Room MZZ
289 Aumuller Street, Manunda Qld 4870
Contact - firstaid@cqu.edu.au
18th October 2019 8:30 AM 4:30 PM Cairns Basketball Assoc. Room MZZ
Extra Information: CQUniversity
Cairns Basketball Association
Room MZZ
289 Aumuller Street, Manunda Qld 4870
Contact - firstaid@cqu.edu.au
22nd November 2019 8:30 AM 4:30 PM Cairns Basketball Assoc. Room MZZ
Extra Information: CQUniversity
Cairns Basketball Association
Room MZZ
289 Aumuller Street, Manunda Qld 4870
Contact - firstaid@cqu.edu.au
Emerald
Dates Start Time End Time Room
24th May 2019 8:30 AM 4:30 PM 1/1.20
Extra Information: Contact - firstaid@cqu.edu.au
7th June 2019 8:30 AM 4:30 PM 1/1.20
Extra Information: Contact - firstaid@cqu.edu.au
Gladstone City
Dates Start Time End Time Room
22nd May 2019 8:30 AM 4:30 PM D/3.12
Extra Information: Contact - firstaid@cqu.edu.au
12th June 2019 8:30 AM 4:30 PM D/3.12
Extra Information: Contact - firstaid@cqu.edu.au
10th July 2019 8:30 AM 4:30 PM D/3.12
Extra Information: Contact - firstaid@cqu.edu.au
21st August 2019 8:30 AM 4:30 PM D/3.12
Extra Information: Contact - firstaid@cqu.edu.au
18th September 2019 8:30 AM 4:30 PM D/3.12
Extra Information: Contact - firstaid@cqu.edu.au
16th October 2019 8:30 AM 4:30 PM D/3.12
Extra Information: Contact - firstaid@cqu.edu.au
20th November 2019 8:30 AM 4:30 PM D/3.12
Extra Information: Contact - firstaid@cqu.edu.au
Mackay City
Dates Start Time End Time Room
24th May 2019 8:30 AM 4:30 PM 3/1.09
Extra Information: Contact - firstaid@cqu.edu.au
28th June 2019 8:30 AM 4:30 PM 3/1.09
Extra Information: Contact - firstaid@cqu.edu.au
19th July 2019 8:30 AM 4:30 PM 3/1.09
Extra Information: Contact - firstaid@cqu.edu.au
23rd August 2019 8:30 AM 4:30 PM 3/1.09
Extra Information: Contact - firstaid@cqu.edu.au
20th September 2019 8:30 AM 4:30 PM 3/1.09
Extra Information: Contact - firstaid@cqu.edu.au
18th October 2019 8:30 AM 4:30 PM 3/1.09
Extra Information: Contact - firstaid@cqu.edu.au
Noosa
Dates Start Time End Time Room
9th August 2019 8:30 AM 4:00 PM C/1.36
Extra Information: Contact - firstaid@cqu.edu.au
30th August 2019 8:30 AM 4:00 PM C/1.36
Extra Information: Contact - firstaid@cqu.edu.au
27th September 2019 8:30 AM 4:00 PM C/1.36
Extra Information: Contact - firstaid@cqu.edu.au
Rockhampton North
Dates Start Time End Time Room
23rd May 2019 8:30 AM 4:30 PM 33/1.21
Extra Information: Contact - firstaid@cqu.edu.au
6th June 2019 8:30 AM 4:30 PM 33/1.21
Extra Information: Contact - firstaid@cqu.edu.au
27th June 2019 8:30 AM 4:30 PM 33/1.21
Extra Information: Contact - firstaid@cqu.edu.au
11th July 2019 8:30 AM 4:30 PM 33/1.28
Extra Information: Contact - firstaid@cqu.edu.au
25th July 2019 8:30 AM 4:30 PM 33/1.28
Extra Information: Contact - firstaid@cqu.edu.au
29th August 2019 8:30 AM 4:30 PM 33/1.21
Extra Information: Contact - firstaid@cqu.edu.au
19th September 2019 8:30 AM 4:30 PM 33/1.21
Extra Information: Contact - firstaid@cqu.edu.au
26th September 2019 8:30 AM 4:30 PM 33/1.21
Extra Information: Contact - firstaid@cqu.edu.au
17th October 2019 8:30 AM 4:30 PM 33/1.21
Extra Information: Contact - firstaid@cqu.edu.au
24th October 2019 8:30 AM 4:30 PM 33/1.21
Extra Information: Contact - firstaid@cqu.edu.au
21st November 2019 8:30 AM 4:30 PM 7/1.17
Extra Information: Contact - firstaid@cqu.edu.au
28th November 2019 8:30 AM 4:30 PM 7/1.17
Extra Information: Contact - firstaid@cqu.edu.au
Townsville
Dates Start Time End Time Room
30th May 2019 8:30 AM 4:30 PM 2/1.16
Extra Information: Contact - firstaid@cqu.edu.au
28th June 2019 8:30 AM 4:30 PM 2/1.16
Extra Information: Contact - firstaid@cqu.edu.au
16th July 2019 8:30 AM 4:30 PM 2/1.03
Extra Information: Contact - firstaid@cqu.edu.au
20th August 2019 8:30 AM 4:30 PM 2/1.03
Extra Information: Contact - firstaid@cqu.edu.au
17th September 2019 8:30 AM 4:30 PM 2/1.03
Extra Information: Contact - firstaid@cqu.edu.au
15th October 2019 8:30 AM 4:30 PM 2/1.16
Extra Information: Contact - firstaid@cqu.edu.au
19th November 2019 8:30 AM 4:30 PM 2/1.16
Extra Information: Contact - firstaid@cqu.edu.au
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Students enrolling into this short course should be aware that access to Moodle resources will be available two weeks from the advertised date (where and when) for your study mode.

 

Students should also note:

  • Once access to Moodle is available, all topics for this unit (HLTAID004) must be viewed
  • On completion students will then be able to access Assessment Task 1 (60 multiple choice questions) and Assessment Task 2 (Online illness/injury report form)
  • Mixed Mode Students – on completion of the assessment tasks students will be able to nominate their campus, course/assessment date and time via Moodle for their practical face-to-face assessment
  • Online Study Mode – on completion of the assessment tasks students will be sent an assessment kit and arrangements will be made to complete the practical assessment via Zoom

Questions – please email firstaid@cqu.edu.au