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.
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.