This unit describes the skills and knowledge required to provide a first aid response to a casualty. The unit applies to all workers who may be required to provide a first aid response in a range of situations, including community and workplace settings. Specific licensing /regulatory requirements relating to this competency, including requirements for refresher training should be obtained from the relevant national/state/territory Work Health and Safety Regulatory Authorities.
The unit provides credit towards the qualifications that allow for selection of this unit.
This unit applies to all workers who may be required to provide a first aid response in a range of situations, including community and workplace settings.
Mode Of Study
The mode of study includes:
Online and Classroom based training
Assessment methods include written test and observation.
Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL) and Credit Transfer
A learner may be to apply for RPL if they have gained competency from work, other programs, courses, life experience or training provided at work that is relevant to the unit. The College recognises the AQF qualifications and statements of attainment issued by other registered training organisations.