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.

Course Details

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

Admission Codes

International Students
CRICOS Codes
Not Applicable

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.

Student Outcomes, Career Opportunities and Occupations

  1. Students will receive a Result of Assessment within 21 days of completion of each unit/module or within 21 days of the ‘close of study’ date.
  2. Students who successfully complete all required units/modules will receive their qualification and an Academic Statement itemising all units/modules successfully completed.
  3. Following receipt of written advice from the student (or teacher) that the student does not intend to complete the full course, the student will be issued with a Statement of Attainment listing all units/modules successfully completed.

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
Standard Course Structure

1 class for 8 hours
  • 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

Course Learning Outcomes
Where and when can I start?
The availabilities listed here are for 2019 and beyond.
Please view the more details information for any additional information related to the intakes

Domestic 2019 Availabilities

Standard Course Structure

On-campus

Brisbane

March: Full Time
April: Full Time
May: Full Time
June: Full Time

Townsville

February: Full Time
March: Full Time
April: Full Time
May: Full Time
June: Full Time

Mackay City

February: Full Time
March: Full Time
April: Full Time
May: Full Time
June: Full Time

Rockhampton

February: Full Time
March: Full Time
April: Full Time
May: Full Time
June: Full Time

Gladstone City

February: Full Time
March: Full Time
April: Full Time
May: Full Time
June: Full Time

Bundaberg

February: Full Time
March: Full Time
April: Full Time
May: Full Time
June: Full Time

Emerald

March: Full Time
April: Full Time
May: Full Time
June: Full Time

Cairns

February: Full Time
March: Full Time
April: Full Time
May: Full Time
June: Full Time

Melbourne

February: Full Time
For individual class days and times for each intake please check the TAFE Timetable located here
More Details

More Details

First Aid Dates 2019

Start Time 8:30am


Cairns

Friday February 22nd 2019

Friday March 22nd 2019

Friday April 12th 2019

Friday May 10th 2019

Friday June 28th 2019

 

Townsville

Friday February 22nd 2019

Friday March 8th 2019

Friday April 12th 2019

Thursday May 30th 2019

Friday June 28th 2019

 

Mackay City

Friday February 22nd 2019

Friday March 22nd 2019

Friday April 5th 2019

Friday May 24th 2019

Friday June 28th 2019

 

Rockhampton North

Thursday February 21st 2019

Thursday March 21st 2019

Thursday March 28th 2019

Thursday April 11th

Tuesday April 30th 2019

Thursday May 23rd 2019

Thursday June 6th 2019

Thursday June 27th 2019

 

 

Gladstone City

Wednesday February 20th 2019

Wednesday March 20th 2019

Wednesday April 10th 2019

Wednesday May 22nd 2019

Wednesday June 12th 2019

 

Bundaberg

Tuesday February 19th 2019

Tuesday March 12th 2019

Wednesday March 27th 2019

Tuesday April 9th 2019

Tuesday May 21st 2019

Tuesday June 11th 2019

 

Brisbane

Wednesday March 20th 2019

Wednesday April 10th 2019

Friday May 24th 2019

Thursday June 6th 2019

 

Emerald

Friday March 22nd 2019

April 12th 2019

Friday May 24th 2019

Friday June 7th 2019


Room Locations

Cairns – February ONLY 1/3.37

Townsville – 2/1.16

Mackay City – 3/1.09

Rockhampton North – 33/1.21

Gladstone City – GLC D3.12

Bundaberg – 8/G.26

Brisbane – 1/4.07

Emerald – 1/1.20