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SSHLT0037

Early Childhood Education and Care (ECEC) First Aid and CPR Skill Set

Accredited Skill Set

Advance your career in Early Childhood Education and Care with this specialised first aid course, which will add value to your existing industry qualification/s.

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NEXT INTAKE On campus: Roma Start date: 31 Jan 2023 Duration: 1 day
STUDY LOCATIONS Greater Brisbane Darling Downs and South West Wide Bay Burnett Far North Queensland North Queensland
WAYS TO STUDY On campus
WHAT YOU'LL PAY
Full Fee
$150 - $350

Course overview

Advance your career in Early Childhood Education and Care with this specialised first aid course. This course will add value to your existing qualification, giving you the skills to confidently provide emergency first aid in the work place. The number of Early Childhood Education and Care roles is expected to grow steadily in Australia and employers will be seeking qualified staff for roles across a wide range of care positions. This unit will give you the competitive edge in your career as an Early Childhood Education and Care worker.

This course is perfect for educators and support staff working in education and care settings. It will give you the skills and knowledge to provide a first aid response to infants and children in a range of situations, including asthmatic and anaphylactic emergencies. Our industry-embedded teachers offer one-on-one guidance to help you succeed in your studies no matter what flexible study option you choose.

Successful completion of this specialised first aid course will give you the confidence to respond in emergency situations while working with infants and children.

Course outcome:

Statement of Attainment

Study your way

We know that life is busy, that's why our courses are designed to be flexible. Our mixed-mode delivery means you can complete components of your study online at a time that suits you.

Simulated learning environments

Get the hands-on skills you need before you hit the workplace in our purpose-built early childhood practical labs. Our facilities give you a taste of what you can look forward to in a workplace. Grow your confidence and learn how to react in an emergency, while under the guidance of our experienced teaching staff.

What you will study

The successful achievement of this skill set requires you to complete the units listed below.

  • UNIT CODE
  • UNIT NAME

  • UNIT CODE
  • HLTAID009
    Provide cardiopulmonary resuscitation
    UNIT CODE :
    HLTAID009
    Unit description :
    This unit describes the skills and knowledge required to perform cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR) in line with the Australian Resuscitation Council (ARC) guidelines. This unit applies to all persons who may be required to provide CPR, in a range of situations, including community and workplace settings.
  • UNIT NAME
  • Provide cardiopulmonary resuscitation

  • UNIT CODE
  • HLTAID012
    Provide First Aid in an education and care setting
    UNIT CODE :
    HLTAID012
    Unit description :
    This unit describes the skills and knowledge required to provide a first aid response to infants, children and adults in line with first aid guidelines determined by the Australian Resuscitation Council (ARC) and other Australian national peak clinical bodies. This unit applies to a range of workers within an education and care setting who are required to respond to a first aid emergency, including asthma and anaphylactic emergencies. This includes early childhood workers and educators who work with school age children in outside school hours care and vacation programs. This unit of competency may contribute towards approved first aid, asthma and anaphylaxis training under the Education and Care Services National Law, and the Education and Care Services National Regulations (2011). Specific licensing/regulatory requirements relating to this competency, including requirements for refresher training should be obtained from the relevant national/state/territory Work Health and Safety Regulatory Authorities
  • UNIT NAME
  • Provide First Aid in an education and care setting
Ways to study
CAMPUS START DATES DURATION WORKLOAD STUDY MODE WHAT YOU'LL PAY
Alexandra Hills
Anytime
up to 13 hours
Part time 8 hours of online study followed by 5 hours of classroom assessment
Mixed mode
  • Full fee: $150
Bracken Ridge
Anytime
up to 13 hours
Part time 8 hours of online study followed by 5 hours of classroom assessment
Mixed mode
  • Full fee: $150
Loganlea
Anytime
up to 13 hours
Part time 8 hours of online study followed by 5 hours of classroom assessment
Mixed mode
  • Full fee: $150
South Bank
Anytime
up to 13 hours
Part time 8 hours of online study followed by 5 hours of classroom assessment
Mixed mode
  • Full fee: $150
Ipswich
15 Feb 2023
1 day
Pre-reading and theory assessment with a practical skills workshop
Classroom
  • Full fee: $150
Springfield
03 Mar 2023
1 day
Pre-reading and theory assessment with a practical skills workshop
Classroom
  • Full fee: $150
Ipswich
15 Mar 2023
1 day
Pre-reading and theory assessment with a practical skills workshop
Classroom
  • Full fee: $150
Ipswich
19 Apr 2023
1 day
Pre-reading and theory assessment with a practical skills workshop
Classroom
  • Full fee: $150
Ipswich
17 May 2023
1 day
Pre-reading and theory assessment with a practical skills workshop
Classroom
  • Full fee: $150
Springfield
26 May 2023
1 day
Pre-reading and theory assessment with a practical skills workshop
Classroom
  • Full fee: $150
Ipswich
14 Jun 2023
1 day
Pre-reading and theory assessment with a practical skills workshop
Classroom
  • Full fee: $150
Ipswich
19 Jul 2023
1 day
Pre-reading and theory assessment with a practical skills workshop
Classroom
  • Full fee: $150
Springfield
18 Aug 2023
1 day
Pre-reading and theory assessment with a practical skills workshop
Classroom
  • Full fee: $150
Ipswich
23 Aug 2023
1 day
Pre-reading and theory assessment with a practical skills workshop
Classroom
  • Full fee: $150
Ipswich
20 Sep 2023
1 day
Pre-reading and theory assessment with a practical skills workshop
Classroom
  • Full fee: $150
Ipswich
18 Oct 2023
1 day
Pre-reading and theory assessment with a practical skills workshop
Classroom
  • Full fee: $150
Springfield
10 Nov 2023
1 day
Pre-reading and theory assessment with a practical skills workshop
Classroom
  • Full fee: $150
Ipswich
15 Nov 2023
1 day
Pre-reading and theory assessment with a practical skills workshop
Classroom
  • Full fee: $150
CAMPUS START DATES DURATION WORKLOAD STUDY MODE WHAT YOU'LL PAY
Roma
31 Jan 2023
1 day
Pre-reading and theory assessment with a practical skills workshop
Tuesday
Classroom
  • Full fee: $150
Toowoomba
16 Feb 2023
1 day
Pre-reading and theory assessment with a practical skills workshop
Classroom
  • Full fee: $150
Roma
28 Feb 2023
1 day
Pre-reading and theory assessment with a practical skills workshop
Tuesday
Classroom
  • Full fee: $150
Chinchilla
09 Mar 2023
1 day
Pre-reading and theory assessment with a practical skills workshop
Classroom
  • Full fee: $150
Charleville
13 Mar 2023
1 day
Pre-reading and theory assessment with a practical skills workshop
Monday
Classroom
  • Full fee: $150
Toowoomba
16 Mar 2023
1 day
Pre-reading and theory assessment with a practical skills workshop
Classroom
  • Full fee: $150
Dalby
21 Mar 2023
1 day
Pre-reading and theory assessment with a practical skills workshop
Classroom
  • Full fee: $150
Warwick
27 Mar 2023
1 day
Pre-reading and theory assessment with a practical skills workshop
Classroom
  • Full fee: $150
Roma
28 Mar 2023
1 day
Pre-reading and theory assessment with a practical skills workshop
Tuesday
Classroom
  • Full fee: $150
Roma
18 Apr 2023
1 day
Pre-reading and theory assessment with a practical skills workshop
Tuesday
Classroom
  • Full fee: $150
Toowoomba
20 Apr 2023
1 day
Pre-reading and theory assessment with a practical skills workshop
Classroom
  • Full fee: $150
Chinchilla
11 May 2023
1 day
Pre-reading and theory assessment with a practical skills workshop
Classroom
  • Full fee: $150
Dalby
22 May 2023
1 day
Pre-reading and theory assessment with a practical skills workshop
Classroom
  • Full fee: $150
Roma
30 May 2023
1 day
Pre-reading and theory assessment with a practical skills workshop
Tuesday
Classroom
  • Full fee: $150
Chinchilla
08 Jun 2023
1 day
Pre-reading and theory assessment with a practical skills workshop
Classroom
  • Full fee: $150
Charleville
12 Jun 2023
1 day
Pre-reading and theory assessment with a practical skills workshop
Monday
Classroom
  • Full fee: $150
Toowoomba
15 Jun 2023
1 day
Pre-reading and theory assessment with a practical skills workshop
Classroom
  • Full fee: $150
Warwick
19 Jun 2023
1 day
Pre-reading and theory assessment with a practical skills workshop
Classroom
  • Full fee: $150
Roma
20 Jun 2023
1 day
Pre-reading and theory assessment with a practical skills workshop
Tuesday
Classroom
  • Full fee: $150
Chinchilla
13 Jul 2023
1 day
Pre-reading and theory assessment with a practical skills workshop
Classroom
  • Full fee: $150
Toowoomba
20 Jul 2023
1 day
Pre-reading and theory assessment with a practical skills workshop
Classroom
  • Full fee: $150
Roma
25 Jul 2023
1 day
Pre-reading and theory assessment with a practical skills workshop
Tuesday
Classroom
  • Full fee: $150
Chinchilla
10 Aug 2023
1 day
Pre-reading and theory assessment with a practical skills workshop
Classroom
  • Full fee: $150
Charleville
14 Aug 2023
1 day
Pre-reading and theory assessment with a practical skills workshop
Monday
Classroom
  • Full fee: $150
Dalby
22 Aug 2023
1 day
Pre-reading and theory assessment with a practical skills workshop
Classroom
  • Full fee: $150
Toowoomba
24 Aug 2023
1 day
Pre-reading and theory assessment with a practical skills workshop
Classroom
  • Full fee: $150
Roma
29 Aug 2023
1 day
Pre-reading and theory assessment with a practical skills workshop
Tuesday
Classroom
  • Full fee: $150
Warwick
04 Sep 2023
1 day
Pre-reading and theory assessment with a practical skills workshop
Classroom
  • Full fee: $150
Chinchilla
14 Sep 2023
1 day
Pre-reading and theory assessment with a practical skills workshop
Classroom
  • Full fee: $150
Toowoomba
21 Sep 2023
1 day
Pre-reading and theory assessment with a practical skills workshop
Classroom
  • Full fee: $150
Roma
26 Sep 2023
1 day
Pre-reading and theory assessment with a practical skills workshop
Tuesday
Classroom
  • Full fee: $150
Chinchilla
12 Oct 2023
1 day
Pre-reading and theory assessment with a practical skills workshop
Classroom
  • Full fee: $150
Toowoomba
19 Oct 2023
1 day
Pre-reading and theory assessment with a practical skills workshop
Classroom
  • Full fee: $150
Roma
31 Oct 2023
1 day
Pre-reading and theory assessment with a practical skills workshop
Tuesday
Classroom
  • Full fee: $150
Chinchilla
09 Nov 2023
1 day
Pre-reading and theory assessment with a practical skills workshop
Classroom
  • Full fee: $150
Charleville
13 Nov 2023
1 day
Pre-reading and theory assessment with a practical skills workshop
Monday
Classroom
  • Full fee: $150
Toowoomba
16 Nov 2023
1 day
Pre-reading and theory assessment with a practical skills workshop
Classroom
  • Full fee: $150
Dalby
21 Nov 2023
1 day
Pre-reading and theory assessment with a practical skills workshop
Classroom
  • Full fee: $150
Roma
28 Nov 2023
1 day
Pre-reading and theory assessment with a practical skills workshop
Tuesday
Classroom
  • Full fee: $150
Warwick
04 Dec 2023
1 day
Pre-reading and theory assessment with a practical skills workshop
Classroom
  • Full fee: $150
CAMPUS START DATES DURATION WORKLOAD STUDY MODE WHAT YOU'LL PAY
Kingaroy
21 Feb 2023
1 day
Pre-reading and theory assessment with a practical skills workshop
Classroom
  • Full fee: $150
Kingaroy
16 May 2023
1 day
Pre-reading and theory assessment with a practical skills workshop
Classroom
  • Full fee: $150
Kingaroy
08 Aug 2023
1 day
Pre-reading and theory assessment with a practical skills workshop
Classroom
  • Full fee: $150
Kingaroy
31 Oct 2023
1 day
Pre-reading and theory assessment with a practical skills workshop
Classroom
  • Full fee: $150
CAMPUS START DATES DURATION WORKLOAD STUDY MODE WHAT YOU'LL PAY
Thursday Island
08 Feb 2023
1 day
Part time
Wednesday
Mixed mode
  • Full fee: $280
Cairns
10 Feb 2023
1 day
Part time
Friday
Mixed mode
  • Full fee: $150
Northern Peninsula Area
23 Feb 2023
2 days
Part time
Thursday, Friday
Mixed mode
  • Full fee: $350
Cairns
20 Mar 2023
2 days
Part time
Monday, Tuesday
Mixed mode
  • Full fee: $150
Thursday Island
26 May 2023
1 day
Part time
Friday
Mixed mode
  • Full fee: $280
Northern Peninsula Area
01 Jun 2023
2 days
Part time
Thursday, Friday
Mixed mode
  • Full fee: $350
Cairns
13 Jun 2023
2 days
Part time
Tuesday, Wednesday
Mixed mode
  • Full fee: $150
CAMPUS START DATES DURATION WORKLOAD STUDY MODE WHAT YOU'LL PAY
Townsville (Pimlico)
16 Feb 2023
1 day
Part time
Thursday
Mixed mode
  • Full fee: $150
Mount Isa
22 Feb 2023
1 day
Part time
Wednesday
Mixed mode
  • Full fee: $150
Townsville (Pimlico)
23 Mar 2023
2 days
Part time
Thursday, Friday
Mixed mode
  • Full fee: $150
Mount Isa
18 Apr 2023
1 day
Part time
Tuesday
Mixed mode
  • Full fee: $150
Townsville (Pimlico)
04 May 2023
1 day
Part time
Thursday
Mixed mode
  • Full fee: $150
Townsville (Pimlico)
15 Jun 2023
2 days
Part time
Thursday, Friday
Mixed mode
  • Full fee: $150

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Early Childhood Education and Care (ECEC) First Aid and CPR Skill Set (SSHLT0037)
Payment Options

How can I pay for this course?

No matter what your circumstances, TAFE Queensland has a payment option to suit you. If you are unsure of what’s right for you, get in touch. We’re here to help. 

Payment plan

If you have difficulty paying for the full cost of a course upfront, you may be eligible for a payment plan.

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Upfront payment

This may be the full fee for the course, or the student contribution amount if you are eligible for a subsidy or concession.

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Important Information

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Selection criteria

It is highly recommended that you are aged 15 or older by the course commencement date.

Please note: to successfully meet assessment requirements you are required to demonstrate 2 minutes of uninterrupted single rescuer cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR) on an adult manikin on the floor as well as 2 minutes of uninterrupted single rescuer (CPR) on an infant manikin on a hard surface.

Pathways

University pathways

If you want to go on to further study at university, TAFE Queensland has a pathway option to get you there. In many cases, completing one of our diplomas may give you a full year of credit towards a degree with one of our partner universities.

Learn more about University Pathways

  • James Cook University
  • Southern Cross University
  • University of Canberra
  • Griffith University
  • Queensland University of Technology
  • University of Southern Queensland

How to Apply

Direct application

If you're ready to get started, simply hit the Apply Now button on your preferred course information page and get your application underway online. 

Course Disclaimer

All information was accurate at time of publication, however TAFE policies, tuition fees and course content is subject to change without notice. Course commencement is dependent on sufficient enrolment numbers. Timetable information is subject to change prior to commencement and/or during the duration of your course.