YMCA Education

First Aid

First aid emergencies can happen at any time!

First Aid

Most workplaces and vocational qualifications require you to successfully complete your First Aid and Cardio Pulmonary Resuscitation (CPR). The YMCA has been delivering quality First Aid and CPR courses for over 15 years to students, staff, organisations and the general public. First Aid and CPR courses provide you with the opportunity to learn and practice the basic first aid skills necessary to become a responder to many everyday emergencies.

Courses currently offered include:

HLTAID001 | Cardio Pulmonary Resuscitation (CPR)

  • Cost: $60 (*discounts apply for YMCA staff - please contact us to find out more)
  • Duration: ½ day
  • Renewal: Every 12 months in line with the Australian Resuscitation Council guidelines.
  • Overview: This course provides the skills to recognise and then manage a casualty who is unconscious and is not breathing. CPR is a lifesaving technique which can sustain life until an ambulance arrives. You will cover the action plan – DRSABCD.
  • Recommended for: Ideal for the general public, designated first aiders, health and safety managers and anyone who needs a CPR certificate for the workplace or their vocational qualification.
  • Outcome: Students will receive a statement of attainment for the unit of competency achieved - HLTAID001

HLTAID003 | Provide First Aid

(*Includes HLTAID001)

  • Cost: $140 (*discounts apply for YMCA staff - please contact us to find out more)
  • Duration: 1 day
  • Renewal: Every 3 years in line with the Australian Resuscitation Council guidelines.
  • Overview: This course will enable participants to confidently manage emergency situations and provide a first aid response to a casualty until an ambulance arrives. Includes management of asthma and anaphylaxis.
  • Recommended for: Ideal for the general public, designated first aiders, health and safety managers and anyone who needs a first aid certificate for the workplace or their vocational qualification.
  • Outcome: Students will receive a statement of attainment for the units of competency achieved - HLTAID003 and HLTAID001

HLTAID004 | Provide an emergency first aid response in an educational and care setting

(*Includes HLTAID001 and HLTAID003)

  • Cost: $150 (*discounts apply for YMCA staff - please contact us to find out more)
  • Duration: 1 day
  • Renewal: Every 3 years in line with the Australian Resuscitation Council guidelines.
  • Overview: This course describes the skills and knowledge required to provide a first aid response to infants, children and adults. Includes management of asthma and anaphylaxis.
  • Recommended for: Parents, grandparents, family and anyone looking after children. Also required by all staff working within the childcare industry.
  • Outcome: Students will receive a statement of attainment for the units of competency achieved - HLTAID004 and HLTAID001

FURTHER INFORMATION:

  • Course Delivery: All courses are delivered face-to-face. Prior online work may be required for certain courses.
  • Entry Requirements: There are no formal entry requirements for this course. However, an appropriate level of language literacy and numeracy skills is required.
  • Location: Courses are held at different locations across Brisbane Metropolitan and Queensland. Courses can also be arranged at your workplace or club (minimum numbers apply) - please contact us on (07) 3852 2443 to organise.
  • All courses are nationally recognised.
  • A refund will be provided where a student provides a minimum of seven (7) days notification. Where less than seven (7) days notification is provided, no refund is applicable. In this case, the student is eligible to transfer their enrolment to an alternative First Aid course delivered by YMCA Education and Training. The course being transferred to must be within three (3) months of the original course date.

First Aid Courses - Dates & Venues | 2018 

 SEPTEMBER:

Wednesday 12th September 2018 (9am-5pm) - YMCA Bowen Hills - ENROL HERE.
Address: 95 Abbotsford Road, Bowen Hills QLD 4006

OCTOBER:

Saturday 20th October 2018 (9am-5pm) - YMCA Bowen Hills - ENROL HERE.
Address: 95 Abbotsford Road, Bowen Hills QLD 4006

NOVEMBER:

Wednesday 14th November 2018 (9am-5pm) - YMCA Bowen Hills - ENROL HERE.
Address: 95 Abbotsford Road, Bowen Hills QLD 4006

Wednesday 21st November 2018 (9am-5pm) – YMCA Jamboree Heights - ENROL HERE.
Address: 76 Andaman St, Jamboree Heights QLD 4074

DECEMBER:

Saturday 1st December 2018 (9am-5pm) - YMCA Bowen Hills - ENROL HERE.
Address: 95 Abbotsford Road, Bowen Hills QLD 4006


Enrolment form

Enrol via the following ONLINE ENROLMENT FORM. Please ensure your enrolment is received before the enrolment closing date to avoid additional administration costs.

ADDRESS

95 Abbotsford Road, Bowen Hills QLD 4006

PHONE

PH: (07) 3852 2443

EMAIL

training.brisbane@ymcabrisbane.org