Manage First Aid Services and Resources

HLTAID008
cost $ 180 per person
duration 8 hours

HLTAID008 Manage first aid services and resources

This unit describes the skills and knowledge required to establish, maintain and facilitate the provision of appropriate first aid in the workplace. The unit applies to workers in nominated occupational first aid or management roles.  

  • State/Federal legislation documentation
  • Legal responsibilities and duty of care
  • Occupational First Aider responsibilities
  • First aid rooms and kits requirements
  • Safety hazards
  • Maintaining workplace first aid records
  • Work health and safety requirements in the provision of first aid
  • Priorities of management in first aid
  • Procedures for dealing with major and minor accidents in the workplace
  • Safe storage and handling of medication in the workplace

Assessment is through demonstration, presentation and application of all elements of competency in the workplace. Participants will be required to complete activities that may include role-plays, oral and written questioning, practical demonstrations and performing scenarios.

Upon successful completion of this course participants will receive the nationally recognised Statement of Attainment for the following unit of competency:

HLTAID008 - Manage first aid services and resources

Entry Requirements

  • Participants must be a minimum of 15 years of age on the date of final assessment.
  • Participants must hold the following unit of competency: HLTAID003 - Provide First Aid or equivalent

To ensure your first aid skills and knowledge remain current, re-certification must occur within 3 years of the date of the final assessment. The CPR component, should be updated every twelve months from the date of assessment in order to maintain skills currency.

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