Workplace First Aid

Training includes:

  • Providing a first aid response including life support, contextualised to current industry practices and technologies within an ESI environment
  • The use of basic life support measures to manage casualties until the arrival of medical assistance
  • Processes for reporting of accidents and/or incidents to authorised personnel in accordance with established procedures

If you would like to enrol in an upcoming course, please complete all sections of the Student Enrolment Form and email it to info@firstintervention.com.au.

Alternatively you can Contact Us directly – we are here to help.

Entry Requirements

There are no formal entry requirements however sound English language, literacy and numeracy skills are required.

Course Delivery and Duration

This short course involves 3 hours of training and includes a blend of theoretical and practical skill based elements.

To optimise the training and assessment effort, this unit may be assessed concurrently with HLTAID001 – Provide cardiopulmonary resuscitation.

Cost

Costs may vary depending on the training scenario. Contact us for further details.

Unit Objectives

UETTDRRF10B covers the following topics:

  • Provision of emergency first aid relevant to an ESI Environment
  • Identification of hazards and minimisation of risks
  • Assessment and stabilization of the casualty
  • Provision of first aid for conditions including Bleeding, Burns, Electrocution, Bites, Stings and Envenomation
  • Requesting Ambulance Support and casualty handover – communication of details to emergency services personnel
  • Patient Reassurance / Communications
  • Reporting details of accident /incident

To successfully complete this short course, participants need to demonstrate:

  • Ability to perform a first aid in line with the rescue procedures relevant to an ESI environment
  • Ability to implement and follow Occupational Health and Safety workplace procedures and practices including the use of risk control measures
  • Knowledge of State/Territory regulations, First Aid codes of practice and workplace procedures
  • An understanding of legal and workplace considerations relevant to the qualification
  • An understanding of the critical safety nature of working with electricity, electrical equipment, gas and other hazardous substance/materials

An understanding of anatomy and physiology relevant to the qualification

Assessment requirements

To be assessed as Competent the participant is required to:

  • Participate in activities and scenarios as directed by the trainer
  • Successfully complete a series of multiple choice questions
  • Demonstrate the application of practical skills required for this unit of competency outcome.

Statement of Attainment

On successful completion, participants will be issued with a nationally recognised Statement of Attainment for UETTDRRF10B – Provide first aid in an ESI environment.

For some Vocational Education and Training (VET) courses, this unit may contribute towards nationally recognised qualifications. The training may also provide an opportunity for professional development by increasing skills, knowledge and application in the work or home environment.

Recertification

The law requires employers to provide a safe working environment and adequate facilities for the welfare of their employees. This means that appropriate First Aid measures need to be in place, including First Aid kits and suitably trained First Aid Officers who hold current qualifications.

In accordance with the National Refresher Training Recognition Protocol for the Electricity Supply Industry, this unit is identified as Refresher Training and is only available for use by the ESI industry to meet industry protocols and regulatory requirements.

Under the protocol and the applicable State or Territory legislative and regulatory requirements, Electricity Supply Industry employees are required to maintain currency in this unit for authorisation /approval to work on ESI Networks. Re-certification is recommended on an annual basis.

We can also track and notify you when a First Aid recertification is required for you or your team.

Our Trainers

Our trainers all hold a Certificate IV in Training & Assessment and have current, extensive experience in the community as Health Care professionals, Paramedics or Nurses. We offer the highest standards of knowledge and skills transfer, supported by up-to-date, relevant information on industry practices and protocols.

Training Centres

Melbourne:
Rowville; Tullamarine

Training can also be conducted at your workplace where there are sufficient student enrolments. Contact us for further details.

This unit contributes to many Nationally Recognised Training Qualifications which is recognised within the Australian Qualifications Framework.

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General Enquiries

+61 3 9376 7900

+61 3 9376 4900

First Intervention Pty Ltd

25 Silicon Place, Tullamarine,

Victoria 3043 Australia

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