HLTAID001 – Provide Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation
**Government Funding is Available for Eligible Individuals
Australian College of Professional Studies is a Registered Training Organisation (TOID 41036) registered with the Australian Skills Quality Authority. RETS is proud to offer the “HLTAID001 – Provide cardiopulmonary resuscitation” training course. This program provides participants with skills and knowledge required to provide emergency CPR response to casualty at workplace or in a community setting. If CPR certificate is a requirement of your workplace or your current CPR certificate is expired or expiring soon, this is the course for you.
Training is delivered in a classroom environment. Participants are required to attend one training session only. Participants are given a booklet that is required to be read before the training session. Training is delivered using multimedia tools for example power point slides and DVDs. Participants also perform various roles plays to simulate an emergency situation. Participants are given opportunity to ask questions about the assessment processes.
At least 5 participants are required to run the class. In case if the desired class size is not achieved, classes are postponed until 5 participants have confirmed enrolment. Participants are advised of the this change (classes are postponed) in the training sessions and are offered 100% refund of the fees paid if booklets are returned, if they need to complete the training by a certain deadline.
The assessment is conducted using a combination of demonstration of CPR skills during different simulated emergency scenarios, and knowledge tests. The fol-lowing provides a brief explanation of the assessment methods that are to be applied: Knowledge Test. The participants are required to undertake a written knowledge test and multiple-choice questions. The test will be provided to the participants by the assessor at the end of the session and the participants will be required to individually complete the test.
Demonstration / Role-Play. The participants are required to demonstrate a range of whilst being observed by, or interacting with, the assessor. These activities will be clearly explained and always relate to duties relevant to the emergency situations. These activities allow the assessor to observe the participants apply their knowledge and skills during practical activity. Role – Plays are conducted after the knowledge test.
As part of this training program you will be undertaking a nationally recognised unit of competency – HLTAID001 Provide cardiopulmonary resuscitation.
There are no specific entry requirements for this course, although it is required that participants are sufficient language, literacy and numeracy skills in order to successfully complete the course.
Participants should be above 17 years of age. It is required that participants have physical capacity to provide CPR to causality as per the training package requirements.
The program is designed to be delivered over one training sessions of 4 hours. Participants are issued with a statement of attainment within 7 days of them completing the course assessment requirements.
Detailed participant information is available within our Participant Handbook, which is supplied with the enrolment package. This booklet contains important information about a participant’s rights and obligations such as their right to privacy, a safe training environment and the right to complain or appeal an assessment decision. It is important that persons applying for enrolment have had an opportunity to review this information first. Please contact us and we can send this information to you straight away.
Applicants can apply for recognition of their existing skills and knowledge that are relevant to this program. These skills and knowledge may have been obtained through workplace training or experience. Recognition of prior learning for this course is only available through assessment process. In this case, participants undertake the normal assessment processes only, instead of taking formal training assessment stream of the course. Participants for with recognition application undertake the same assessment processes as formal participants undertaking the complete course.
No credit transfer is available for this course. Participants are encouraged to notify International Institute of Education and Training of their interest or intention to apply for RPL prior to their enrolment.
This course is available on a fee for service basis only. The current cost for this course in $60, which includes all the expenses i.e. booklet, one copy of statement of attainment. Additional statement of attainments can be purchased at $20 per copy.
ACPS will issue a statement of attainment within 7 days of the final assessment being completed.
Training is delivered in our training campus located at 5/41-45 Railway Av, Werribee VIC 3030