The Occupational First Aid course equips students for emergencies in a high risk work environment and provides the skills necessary to be responsible for a first aid room.
From Wednesday 25th March – Tuesday 30th June 2020, St John Ambulance Victoria will no longer be delivering training in our public classroom settings in response to the Covid-19 crisis.
For a limited time only, all First Aid training will come with access to our Infection Control eLearning course that participants can complete online in just 45 minutes.
Students will receive a link to the course on their student readiness page.
This course provides practical advice for you and your workplace teams to follow to help reduce the spread of infection such as Coronavirus.
This course covers the following:
On successful completion of this course you will be issued a statement of attainment in:
HLTSS00027 Occupational first aid skill set, which consists of the following units of competency:
Most workplaces require a specific number of people to successfully complete this qualification. St John recommends, as per the First Aid in the Workplace Code of Practice and the Australian Resuscitation Council guidelines, that first aid skills are renewed every 3 years, and resuscitation skills (HLTAID007) are renewed every 12 months.
A successful outcome for this statement of attainment will be determined by a range of different assessment methods including written assessment, observation of simulated and practical activities etc.
Students must have completed HLTAID003 Provide First Aid within the previous 12 months.