Manage First Aid Services and Resources – HLTAID008

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Manage First Aid Services and Resources (HLTAID008)

Through the combination of theory and practical training, skills and knowledge required to establish, maintain and facilitate the provision of appropriate first aid in the workplace.

 

 

Designed For
This course is recommended for nominated occupational first aiders or management roles in the workplace. This unit describes the skills and knowledge required to establish, maintain and facilitate the provision of appropriate first aid in the workplace.

Pre-Requisites 
There is no pre-requisite for this training.

Delivery Mode
Face to face

Assessment
Participants must have the ability to read and write English and be able to perform practical and theoretical assessment as required.

Course Details
Bookings:

  • Where: Unit 2, 84 Solomon Road, Jandakot WA 6164 or at your site.
  • Duration: 6 hours
  • Time: 8.00am to 2.00pm
  • Dress: Clean standard work wear, enclosed safety shoes, long shirt and pants
  • Participants: 10 per group

Course Content

Performance Evidence

The candidate must show evidence of the ability to complete tasks outlined in elements and performance criteria of this unit, manage tasks and manage contingencies in the context of the job role.

There must be evidence that the candidate has completed the following tasks at least once in line with State/Territory regulations, first aid codes of practice, Australian Resuscitation Council (ARC) guidelines and workplace procedures:

  • conducted a workplace risk assessment
  • developed a first aid response plan including strategies for management of incidents
  • used a first aid checklist to service a workplace first aid kit for supplies’ replacement and equipment maintenance
  • maintained first aid equipment and resources according to manufacturer’s instructions
  • used and maintained documentation required by the workplace and regulatory authorities.

Knowledge Evidence

The candidate must be able to demonstrate essential knowledge required to effectively complete tasks outlined in elements and performance criteria of this unit, manage tasks and manage contingencies in the context of the work role. This includes knowledge of:

  • state/territory regulations, first aid codes of practice and workplace procedures including:
  • workplace requirements for first aid provision in line with the relevant state/territory Work Health and Safety   requirements
  • duty of care in relation to first aid provision
  • safe work practices to deal with risks and potential hazards including manual handling, hazardous substances, dangerous goods and chemicals
  • infection control principles and procedures, including use of standard precautions based on incident
  • requirements for currency of skill and knowledge
  • legal, workplace or community issues relating to the provision of CPR including:
  • awareness of potential need for stress-management techniques and available support following an emergency situation consent
  • capabilities of emergency management services
  • privacy and confidentiality requirements
  • importance of debriefing.

Upon Completion
Upon successful completion of this course, each participant will receive a nationally recognised Statement of Attainment and wallet sized card for:

  • HLTAID008 Manage First Aid Services and Resources.

Please call 94178888 or email admin@stp.net.au to book or enquire about this course.