How First Aid Online Works
Book A Course
Book into a zoom video conference call session through our First Aid Online booking system. Once paid, we will then post you a box of training equipment for this session.
Complete your online pre course training at your own pace. By reading, watching training videos and answering questions.
Attend your booked in zoom video conference call and complete your practical demonstrations. Your instructor will give you instructions and feedback.
Drop off the pre paid box of training equipment at any Australia Post office, your Nationally Recognised Certificate will then be emailed to you.
HLTAID012 Provide First Aid in an Education and Care Setting: Online Course
Book your 60 min zoom session below. All times are AEST/AEDT. Click Book on the right edge of the calendar.
Select a zoom session date, DO NOT select a state
Courses for after August 14th are here
Please note that all times listed in the booking menu are Sydney time, so you may need to adjust for your time zone or daylight savings when booking your HLTAID012 Provide First Aid in an Education and Care Setting online course.
Bookings and payments are done through our booking system on this website. You will need to book at least 3 business days in advance, more if you are in a remote area, so we can post your training equipment to you. Training equipment will only be posted out once the invoice has been paid.
All equipment required to complete the practical assessments of your course will be posted to you via Australia Post. Australia Post will email you with tracking details.
Once booked in you will have access to the pre course learning. Which needs to be completed before your video conference call session time. This should not be left to the last minute and takes around 3-7 hours to complete.
In the box of training equipment will be instructions for what to do to be ready for your zoom conference call session. This will include being able to set up a webcam where the instructor can see you performing CPR on the floor.
Make sure you have a reliable internet connection for your zoom session.
Once you have completed your course, put the training equipment back in the box it came in, attach the provided pre paid return postage sticker, and drop it off at any Australia Post. You will then often receive your certificate by email with in 1 business day.
The following unit will be awarded upon completion of the course.
Learners Rights & Responsibilities
Topics covered in this course
- allergic reaction
- non-life-threatening and life-threatening bleeding
- cardiac conditions, including chest pain
- envenomation – all current treatments
- eye injuries
- fractures, dislocations, strains and sprains
- head, neck and spinal injuries
- minor wounds
- sharps injuries
- Legal considerations
As a childcare or early learning professional, your top priority is the safety and wellbeing of the children in your care. However, accidents and emergencies can happen at any time, and when they do, you need to be ready to act quickly and confidently. That’s why it’s crucial for you to not only know First Aid, but to be highly proficient in your training as well.
The HLTAID012 Provide First Aid in an Education & Care Setting course is specifically designed to give childcare and early learning professionals the knowledge and skills they need to respond to emergencies effectively. It covers a broad range of First Aid topics, including CPR, choking, allergic reactions, burns, fractures, and more.
By completing this training, you’ll not only gain a deeper understanding of how to recognise and respond to common medical emergencies, but you’ll also learn how to do so in a way that’s tailored to the needs and developmental stage of young children. This is critical, as young children have unique physical and emotional needs that require a specialised approach to First Aid.
However, proficiency in First Aid isn’t just about the technical skills involved. It’s also about the confidence and calmness that comes from knowing you have the knowledge and skills to respond quickly and effectively. In an emergency situation, time is of the essence, and every second counts. When you’re confident in your abilities, you’re more likely to act quickly and decisively, which can make all the difference in the outcome of an emergency.
Gain confidence providing First Aid in an education and care setting, with our HLTAID012 online course
In addition to the obvious benefits of being able to respond to emergencies, there are other important reasons to be highly proficient in First Aid. For example, parents and guardians are more likely to entrust their children to caregivers who have First Aid training, as it provides them with peace of mind knowing that their child is in capable hands.
Furthermore, being able to provide First Aid can also help you to build stronger relationships with parents and guardians, as they’ll appreciate the extra effort you’ve put into ensuring their child’s safety.
HLTAID012 First Aid course online – additional information
The HLTAID012 Provide First Aid in an Education & Care Setting online course encompasses the HLTAID009 Provide Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation and HLTAID011 Provide First Aid online courses, for a comprehensive First Aid certification. You’ll also gain specialised child and baby First Aid training, plus expert guidance on incident reporting and regulatory compliance.