Course Title: Apply first aid

Part A: Course Overview

Program: C4208 Certificate IV in Massage Therapy Practice

Course Title: Apply first aid

Portfolio: SEH Portfolio Office

Nominal Hours: 18

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.

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Course Contact: Priya Atkinson

Course Contact Phone: +61 3 9925 4212

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Course Description

This unit of competency describes the skills and knowledge required to provide first aid response, life support, management of casualty(s), the incident and other first aiders, until the arrival of medical or other assistance.

Pre-requisite Courses and Assumed Knowledge and Capabilities

There are no extra requirements for this course

National Competency Codes and Titles

National Element Code & Title:

HLTFA301B Apply first aid


1.    Assess the situation 

2.    Apply first aid procedures 

3.    Communicate details of the incident

4.    Evaluate own performance

Learning Outcomes

Overview of Assessment

Assessment may consist of examinations, quizzes, practical demonstration, work based assessment or simulation, submission of your learning and assessment guide and assignments. 
Achieving competency in each assessment is required to achieve competency for the unit.