Provide an emergency first aid response in an education and care setting – HLTAID004

Child care kidsThis course is for educators and support staff within childcare centres and family daycare facilities. The course is also ideal for parents
with anaphylactic children.

Course is approved by the Australian Children’s Education
and Care Quality Authority (ACECQA).

Qualification Issued

Statement of Attainment
HLTAID004 – Provide an emergency first aid response in an education and care setting

Learning Outcomes

  • Responding to emergency situations
  • Apply appropriate emergency first aid and CPR
  • Communicating details of incidents to emergency response services
  • Understanding the physiology of a severe allergic reaction
  • Recogninsing what can trigger a severe allergic reaction
  • How to avoid triggers
  • Recognising the difference between a mild and severe allergic reaction (Anaphylaxis)
  • How to deliver adrenalin through an epipen and/or other prescribed medication
  • Safe handling, storage and maintenance of the epipen
  • Develop risk minimisation and management strategies for allergic reactions