Course Title: Provide basic emergency life support

Part A: Course Overview

Program: C2219 Certificate II in Electrotechnology Studies (Pre-vocational)

Course Title: Provide basic emergency life support

Portfolio: SEH Portfolio Office

Nominal Hours: 12

Regardless of the mode of delivery, represent a guide to the relative teaching time and student effort required to successfully achieve a particular competency/module. This may include not only scheduled classes or workplace visits but also the amount of effort required to undertake, evaluate and complete all assessment requirements, including any non-classroom activities.

Course Code

Campus

Career

School

Learning Mode

Teaching Period(s)


Course Contact: Program Manager

Course Contact Phone: +61 3 9925 4468

Course Contact Email: vocenengineering@rmit.edu.au



Course Description

This unit of competency describes the skills and knowledge required to recognise and respond to life-threatening emergencies in line with the Australian Resuscitation Council (ARC) Guidelines.

This unit applies to all workers who may be required to provide an emergency response in a range of situations, include community and workplace settings.

Specific licensing requirements relating to this competency, including requirements for refresher training, should be obtained from the relevant state/territory Work Health and Safety Regulatory Authority.
 

Pre-requisite Courses and Assumed Knowledge and Capabilities

Nil



National Competency Codes and Titles

National Element Code & Title:

HLTAID002 Provide basic emergency life support

Elements:

1. Respond in an emergency situation.

2. Apply appropriate first aid procedures.

3. Communicate details of the incident.


Learning Outcomes

Refer to elements


Overview of Assessment

Students must pass each of the following assessment tasks to demonstrate competent.

Assessment

Task 1

Workbook

Task 2

CPR Practical

Task 3

CPR Theory Exam

Task 4

Practical Exam

These tasks assesses the following Course Learning Outcomes (CLOs):

Assessment Mapping Matrix

Elements/Performance Criteria Covered

Task 1

Task 2

Task 3

Task 4

1.1

X

 

 

X

1.2

X

 

 

X

1.3

X

 

 

X

1.4

X

 

 

X

2.1

X

X

X

X

2.2

X

X

X

X

2.3

X

X

X

X

2.4

X

X

X

X

2.5

X

X

X

X

2.6

X

X

X

X

2.7

X

X

X

X

3.1

X

 

 

X

3.2

X

 

 

X

3.3

X

 

 

X

To be deemed competent you must demonstrate an understanding of all aspects required of the competency. Assessment methods have been designed to measure your achievement of each competency in a flexible manner over multiple tasks.