HLTAID012 - Provide First Aid in an Education or Care Setting
childcare first aid

Student Handbook

First Aid Training Specialists

Course: Provide First Aid in an education and care setting course INCLUDING CPR will equip you with the skills to respond to a first aid emergency in an education and care setting.


Format:  Online learning and short practical face to face assessment

Duration: Online learning (video and short multiple choice quiz) 2 - 3 hours.  Practical assessment on the day 1 - 2 hours.

Cost:  $150.00

Locations: See public course page

Overview: This course describes the skills and knowledge required to provide a first aid response to infants, children and adults. Includes management of asthma and anaphylaxis.

Recommended for: Parents, grandparents, family and anyone looking after children. Also required by all staff working within the childcare industry.

Entry requirements: Participants must have the physical capacity to perform 2 minutes of uninterrupted CPR on the floor. Online learning component must be completed prior to practical assessment. 


Pre-course study:   Students may be required to undertake online pre-course work prior to attending the face to face session depending on the course delivery mode.

Online study:  Students must have access to a computer, tablet or other electronic devices with access to the internet to complete the online/ pre-course studies.

Assessment requirements: Individuals undertaking this course will be expected to complete both written and practical assessment tasks.

Full assessment activities can be found here: https://fastfirstaidtraining.trainingdesk.com.au/courses/100689

Outcome: Students will receive a statement of attainment for the units of competency achieved 

HLTAID009 - Provide cardiopulmonary resuscitation

HLTAID010 - Provide basic emergency life support

HLTAID011 - Provide First Aid

HLTAID012 - Provide First Aid in an education and care setting

Certificate  usually issued same day!


Renewal requirements: Certificates will require renewal after 36 months (Please note HLTAID009 - Provide Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation is required to be renewed after 12 months.)​

Training delivered by F.A.S.T. First Aid Training.  Training and assessment delivered on behalf of Allen's Training Pty Ltd RTO #90909