This course provides basic first aid knowledge and skills to students who have responsibilities for children, including those in home-based education and care services.
Unit Standard: 25459 L2 C1 V4
At the end of this course, students will be able to:
The course is a combination of theoretical and practical sessions. Students are assessed continuously during the course.
Theoretical assessment followed by practical assessment which takes place when the student is ready/has shown that they can perform all tasks required. The assessment will involve a first aid scenario for a child and an infant including safety and scene assessment, and resuscitation techniques.
To maintain current competency, it is recommended that refresher training occurs regularly. Depending on the industry you work in this may vary. Current Wood Training recommendation is every two years.