HLTAID001 Perform cardiopulmonary Resuscitation
Duration: 3-4 hours (full course) 1-2 hours (refresher course)
This HLTAID001 Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR) course will provide you with the knowledge and skills to assess and manage an unconscious casualty and to perform CPR on an adult, a child and an infant who is unconscious and not breathing normally.
In addition, you will be able to provide compressions only CPR when access to breathing is not possible due to situational events.
Assessment is through a combination of a class knowledge assessment and practical CPR scenarios. You will be required to demonstrate CPR on a manikin on the floor.
Foundation Skills Required:
Foundation skills are a series of underpinning communication skills required for participation in a workplace, community and in an adult education and training
Learning - ability to learn to provide a first aid response in the event of an emergency
Reading- to assist with administration of asthma & anaphylaxis treatment
Writing- to complete any incident reports
Oral communication – use 000/112 or any company emergency communications
Numeracy – to follow the recommended CPR ratio of compressions to breaths
Legal issues in relation to first aid
Identifying life threatening situations
The DRSABCD action plan and responding to emergency situations
Managing unconscious casualties
Cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR)
Compressions only CPR option in adverse situations
Access to and using a defibrillator (AED)
Choking and drowning emergencies
Asthma and anaphylaxis management
HLTAID001 Provide cardiopulmonary resuscitation
Recommended Recertification Period
The Australian Resuscitation Council (ARC) guidelines, recommends that resuscitation skills are renewed every 12 months.
Unique Student Identifier (USI): All Students completing a Nationally Recognised Course with receipt of a Statement of Attainment requires a USI which can be accessed from the USI website
Course Terms and Conditions:
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Refund and Cancellation Policy:
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