Course Information

To enrol

To enrol in one of our public courses, please complete the course enquiry form found here. Alternatively, you can contact SLSQ on 3846 8047 and speak to our Operations Coordinator.

Before enrolling or attending a course with SLSQ, we recommend that you read our Participant Handbook which provides vital information relating to your rights and obligations in relation to our courses.

Course Details

The majority of our courses are aligned to nationally recognised qualifications, that are summarised in each course outline.

First Aid
HLTAID003 – Provide First Aid

Provide First Aid training aims to develop the knowledge and skills for a person to manage emergency first aid situations and deliver competent emergency care until the arrival of professional medical support. The course includes CPR.

Course Duration

8 hours (1 day full course – preferred method)
8 hours (Refresher course required every 3 years)

Pre-Requisite

The minimum age requirement for Provide First Aid is 14 years.

Course Fees

Full Course – $135
Course fees include supply of a training manual, course resources and certification certificates (only issued if you complete all Assessment competently).

Certification

On successfully completing the training and assessment, participants will obtain a nationally accredited Statement of Attainment in the following units of competency: HLTAID003 – Provide First Aid and HLTAID001 Provide Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation

Course Content

The following outlines the content included in this course:

  • Apply the principles of First Aid and Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR)
  • Asthma and Anaphylaxis Management
  • Treatment of infection, shock, fractures, bleeding and burns
  • Emergencies due to lack of oxygen, excess heat or cold, heart attack, stroke, asthma, diabetes and epilepsy
  • Management of common medical emergencies
  • Treatment of poisoning including venomous bites and stings.

Assessment

Participants will demonstrate their level of knowledge, skills and understanding through both practical and theoretical activities.

Delivery Method

One Day Full Course – 8 hours face-to-face training and assessment
Refresher Course – 8 hours face-to-face training and assessment

Recommended Recertification Period

Provide First Aid – 3 years
CPR – 12 months

First Aid – Child Care/Education Specific
HLTAID004 – Provide an emergency first aid response in an education and care setting

Emergency first aid response in an education and care setting course provides participants with the skills and knowledge required to provide a first aid response to infants, children and adults.  The course applies to educator and support staff working within an education and care setting who are required to respond to an first aid emergency, including asthmatic and anaphylactic emergencies.

Course Duration

8 hours (1 day full course – preferred method)
8 hours (Refresher course required every 3 years)

Pre-Requisite

The minimum age requirement for First Aid is 14 years.

Course Fees

Full Course – $135
Course fees include supply of a training manual, course resources and certification certificates (only issued if you complete all Assessment competently).

Certification

On successfully completing the training and assessment, participants will obtain a nationally accredited Statement of Attainment in the following units of competency: HLTAID004 – Provide an emergency first aid response in an education and care setting and HLTAID001 Provide cardiopulmonary resuscitation

Course Content

The following outlines the content included in this course:

  • Apply the principles of First Aid and Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR)
  • Asthma and Anaphylaxis Management
  • Treatment of infection, shock, fractures, bleeding and burns
  • Emergencies due to lack of oxygen, excess heat or cold, heart attack, stroke, asthma, diabetes and epilepsy
  • Management of common medical emergencies
  • Treatment of poisoning including venomous bites and stings.

Assessment

Participants will demonstrate their level of knowledge, skills and understanding through both practical and theoretical activities.

Delivery Method

One Day Full Course – 8 hours face-to-face training and assessment
Refresher Course – 8 hours face-to-face training and assessment

Recommended Recertification Period

Provide an emergency first aid response in an education and care setting – 3 years
CPR – 12 months

CPR
HLTAID001 Provide Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation

Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR) delivers the essential knowledge, skills and competencies to maintain breathing and circulation in any emergency situation on adults, children and infants.

Course Duration

2 – 3hours (Full Course)

Pre-Requisite

The minimum age requirement for CPR is 10 years.

Course Fees

Full Course – $60
Course fees include supply of a training manual, course resources and certification certificates (only issued if you complete all Assessment competently).

Certification

On successfully completing the training and assessment, participants will obtain a nationally accredited Statement of Attainment in the following unit of competence: HLTAID001 Provide Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation.

Course Content

  • Casualty Assessment
  • Cardiovascular and Respiratory System
  • Emergency Action Principles
  • DRSABCD
  • Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation rates and techniques infant, child and adult
  • Procedure for placing a patient in the recovery position
  • Understanding of how to use a defibrillator

Assessment

Participants will demonstrate their level of knowledge, skills and understanding through practical and theoretical activities.

Methods of Delivery

Full Course – 3 to 4 hours face-to-face training and assessment

Recommended Recertification Period

CPR – 12 months

CPR & LVR – HLTAID001 Provide cardiopulmonary resuscitation and UETTDRRF06B Perform rescue from a live LV panel and 

This course covers the performance of rescue procedures from live Low Voltage (LV) apparatus, not including overhead lines and underground cables in the work place.  It specifies the mandatory requirements of rescue from a live LV panel and how they apply in the context of transmission, distribution or rail work functions.  It encompasses responsibilities for, health, safety and risk management processes at all operative levels and adherence to safety practices as part of the normal way of doing work.

Duration

4 hours (Full Course)

Course Content

  • Switchboard risk management
  • Legislation
  • Electrical and gas injuries
  • Switchboard rescue preparation
  • Switchboard rescue
  • Scene assessment and management
  • Casualty assessment
  • Airway management
  • Management of the unconscious casualty
  • Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR).

Methods of Delivery

Full Course – 4 hours face-to-face training and assessment

Pre-Requisites

The minimum age requirement for LVR is 15 years. It is expected that participants will possess ‘hands on’ experience within the building and construction industry.

Course Fees

Full Course – $80

Certification

On successfully completing the training and assessment, participants will obtain a nationally accredited Statement of Attainment in the following units of competence: HLTAID001 Provide Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation and UETTDRRF06B Perform rescue from a live LV Panel.