Allen’s Training Child Care First Aid HLTAID004

Simple Instruction conducts the Allen’s Training’s Provide an emergency first aid response in an education and care setting HLTAID004. Simple Instruction is the Northern Beaches number 1 provider for the Provide First Aid course (HLTAID003) Childcare First Aid Course (HLTAID004) and the Provide CPR course (HLTAID001) for residents from Manly to Avalon. Simple Instruction is locally based and knows the Northern Beaches community and area. We conduct all our courses out of the Dee Why RSL (DYRSL) and are very proud of our down to earth and friendly learning environment.

Please contact Ian from Simple Instruction or book online to secure your training course.

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

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Information about the course

This unit of competency 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. This unit of competency will contribute towards approved first aid, asthma and anaphylaxis training under the Education and Care Services National Law, and the Education and Care Services National Regulation (2011).

This unit of competency has been approved by ACECQA and meets the requirements of “First Aid, Asthma & Anaphylaxis”.


There are no prerequisites for this course.

Target audience:

Those employed in the child care and education industry.

Award issued:

Students who successfully complete this nationally recognised training will be awarded the statement of attainment:

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

Initial Course duration:

  • Mixed Mode: Completion of pre-course study plus 7 hours practical training
  • Face to Face: 10 hours face to face training

Refresher Course duration:

  • 7 hours face to face training

Important information regarding course durations:

Course durations, as mentioned above, are reflective of group sizes of between 4 and 15 participants. If there are less students in a group, you may find course duration reduced by a maximum of 10%. If a class size exceeds 15 participants it may therefore also be necessary to increase course duration depending on the number of participants.

Pre Course study options

There are a few different options for completing your pre-course study.

We recommend our First Aid News Video as it is the most convenient option.

Other options include

  • Ebook
  • Online training
  • Hard copy coloured workbook

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The pre course study includes a question paper consisting of  65 multi choice questions. You must take the completed paper with you to the training course.