First Aid in Education and Care Training

first aid education and childcare

Intrinsic Safety training

Hassle-Free First Aid in Education and Care Training


Group bookings can be made from $160 per person*

Course Options

Online (with face to face assessment): 30 minutes face to face
Face to Face: 8 hours (minimum) full face to face
Blended Delivery: 6 hours (minimum) with 2 hours (self-paced learning)
Refresher Training: 6 hours (minimum) face to face


HLTAID004 Provide an Emergency First Aid Response in an Education and Care Setting
HLTAID003 Provide First Aid
HLTAID002 Provide Basic Emergency Life Support
HLTAID001 Provide Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation


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Individual bookings require payment upfront or at time of booking.

Group booking payment terms are based on agreement between the client and Intrinsic Safety Training.

Course Duration:
  • Face to Face: 8 hours (minimum) full face to face course
  • Blended Delivery: 6 hours (minimum) face to face course with the addition of 2 hour self-paced learning to be completed prior to attending the face to face course
  • Online Training with Face to Face Assessment: Self paced online learning with a scheduled 30 minutes face to face practical assessment
  • Refresher Training: 6 hours (minimum) face to face course – conditions apply for this option, for example, you will need to provide previous current certificates
Important information regarding course durations:

Course durations are reflective of group sizes between 4 and 15 students. 

If there are less students in a group course duration may be reduced by a maximum of 10%. 

Therefore, if a class size exceeds 15 students it may  be necessary to increase course duration.

What are you issued upon completion?

Students who successfully complete this nationally recognised training will be awarded the following statement of attainment:

  • HLTAID004 Provide an emergency first aid response in an education and care setting
  • HLTAID003 Provide first aid
  • HLTAID002 Provide basic emergency life support
  • HLTAID001 Provide cardiopulmonary resuscitation
Who issues the certificate?

Training and assessment is delivered on behalf of Allens Training Pty Ltd (RTO 90909), therefore they will issue the statement of attainment for this course.

How often should the training be done?

The industry recommendation is that workers conduct this course at least every 3 years.

The course includes the following topics:

  • ARC guidelines for provision of CPR and first aid to infants, children and adults

  • Guidelines from Australian national peak clinical bodies

  • Safe work practices to minimise the risk and potential hazards

  • First aid requirements for services under the Education and Care Services National Law

  • Infection control principles and procedures, including use of standard precautions

  • Requirements for currency of skill and knowledge

  • Awareness of potential need for stress-management techniques and available support following and emergency situation, including the psychological impact on children

  • Duty of care requirements

  • Respectful behaviour towards a casualty

  • Own skills and limitations

  • Consent, including situations in which parental/caregiver consent is required

  • Privacy and confidentiality requirements

  • Importance of debriefing

  • Airway obstruction due to body position

  • Appropriate duration and cessation of CPR

  • Appropriate use of an AED, including placement of pads for adults and children aged older than 8 years old

  • Specific considerations when using an AED on children aged between 1 and 8 years, including identification of AED with pediatric capability, pediatric voltage and use of pediatric pads

  • Chain of survival

  • Standard precautions

  • How to conduct a visual and verbal assessment of the casualty

  • How to recognise a person is not breathing normally

  • Infant respiratory systems and implications for provision of CPR

  • Basic anatomical differences between adults and children, and the implications for provision of first aid

  • Normal clinical values for children

  • Response/consciousness

  • Upper airway and effect of positional change

Assessment Components

Both practical (tasks and scenarios) and written theory assessments will be conducted during face to face training sessions.

Students undertaking this course will have to demonstrate the following to be eligible for entry:

Language, Literacy and Numeracy
  • Sufficient English language, literacy, numeracy and visual interpretation skills to successfully complete this course

Personal Safety
  • Personal safety equipment must be provided by/for the student and worn during training

Venue Information/Catering

Students attending courses at our venues must provide:

  • Lunch (cafes operate within or close to all of our training venues)

  • Appropriate clothing (preferably long pants and closed footwear)

Student Rights and Responsibilities

The Australian Skills and Qualification Authority (ASQA) requires that students be aware of their rights and responsibilities once they have selected their training provider. By enrolling into any of our courses you are deemed to have accepted the terms and conditions outlined in our Student Agreement.

Identification Requirements

Students will be required to show proof of identification at the commencement of the course.

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