Provide an emergency first aid response in an education and care setting

Course Code SC4FTAID19
Campus Seymour - Wallis Street, Wangaratta - Docker Street
Duration 20 hours

Course Overview

The accredited unit HLTAID004 – Provide an emergency first aid response in an education and care setting is the recognised Unit of Competency that is recommended to be updated every three years to keep your First Aid current. This unit is a requirement for those working with children.
This unit is delivered by qualified Industry Trainers & Assessors.

Pathways / Employment Opportunities

This course will prepare you with the skills and knowledge to pursue a career working with children as this is a core unit in the Early Childhood Education and Care course and or teaching.

Sessions - Dates/Times

Campus Times
Seymour – Wallis Street Thursday 2nd and Friday 3rd May, 9am – 5pm / 2019
Wangaratta – Docker Street Starts Friday 7th June, Two consecutive Friday’s, 9am – 5pm / 2019

Fee Information
Type Average Enrolled Hours Hourly Fee Rate Indicative Tuition Fee Hourly Govt Subsidy Rate Total Govt Contribution
Full Fee 20 $11.50 $230.00 N/A N/A


The student tuition fees as published are subject to change given individual circumstances at enrolment.

You will receive an Indicative Fee Statement when you decide upon your course. A finalised invoice will be issued upon enrolment. Students will be invoiced for the components of the course that they are enrolled into for each year or semester.

Material fees cover costs associated with the following where applicable, and not limited to:

  • Classroom activity consumables, handouts and booklets
  • E-Learning resources and associated license access fees
  • Excursions

Additionally some courses require students to purchase or supply text books, kits, tools, uniforms and personal protection equipment. Some specific materials may be purchased through the GOTAFE Book Shop. A full list with associated costs will be provided to you at your Course Information session or during the Pre-Training review Interview.

Additional Information

Students are required to kneel and lie on the floor as part of the assessment process. 2 X 8 hour days of face-to-face delivery. Nominal hours are 20 hours, but scenarios and simulated assessments are clustered to support delivery to achieve outcomes. Participants are required to complete two minutes continuous CPR on the floor on an adult and child manikin, and 2 minutes on an infant manikin on a firm surface. The emphasis of this training is directed around children, along with Anaphylaxis and Asthma. Clothing worn should suit the physical requirements of this training.

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