HLTAID004 Provide an emergency first aid response in an education and care setting



This unit describes the skills and knowledge required to provide a first aid response to infants, children and adults.

The unit applies to educators and support staff working within an education and care setting who are required to respond to a first aid emergency, including asthmatic and anaphylactic emergencies.

It is recommended that this unit of competency be updated every 3 years.

Course Location

Cairns and surrounding regions.

Courses are subject to availability.


Full course fees are determined through our Schedule of Fees.

We currently offer this course for a fee of $140.

Enrolment information

To find out when we are running our next course please contact us on 07 4041 0407.

Course delivery

This course is delivered as either face-to-face or distance and includes a blend of theory and practical assessments.

Face-to-face training is delivered over two days (5.5 hours per day) and the assessment booklet will be completed in class.

It is suggested that students do 9 hours of independent study.

Distance training is a combination of face-to-face practical simulations and unsupervised theory work. The face-to-face component is delivered over one day (7 hours) and it is a requirement that the assessment booklet be completed before the training day.

It is suggested that students do 13 hours of independent study.

id requirements

Please ensure you bring appropriate identification for enrolment such as:

  • Drivers Licence, or;

  • Adult Proof of Age Card, or;

  • Birth Certificate