Do you provide the Senior First Aid Course?
Yes. The course we offer is Provide First Aid this was formally known as Apply First Aid or Senior First Aid. Provide First Aid HLTAID003 is the current and correct name for the course.
Is CPR included in the Provide First Aid Courses?
Yes. HLTAID001 Provide CPR, HLTAID002 Provide Basic Emergency Life Support and HLTAID003 Provide First Aid all form part of this course.
How often do I have to complete / update my First Aid skills?
It is recommended that you complete Provide First Aid every 3 years. The CPR component of this course is recommended to be completed annually (12 Months) The Childcare & Education Training HLTAID004 is recommended to be every 3 years. (All Safetywave Provide First Aid Courses are included in this training)
I own/manage a business and my staff require First Aid and CPR Training – will you come to my business after hours?
Yes. Safetywave trainers are very flexible. We can come to you on any day and at a time that suits you. Please contact our office to discuss options that best suit you. 1300 662 156
When will I get my certificate?
Safetywave will generally have your certificate ready on the day of your course providing we have payment and your USI has been verified; however there are occasions where late bookings are made, so on these times we will have it posted within 10 business days, due to changes with Australia Postal services. We can email your certificate. (Group Booking Certificates will be issued after the course in the mail)
Where are your public courses held?
We currently have courses at the Nambour Community Centre, 2 Shearer St and at the Noosa U3A, Tewantin 34 Poinicana Ave. (on the corner of Poinciana Ave and Mornidal St.)
I work in child care I need the current child care course that covers Asthma and Anaphylaxis as well, do you have this?
Yes, the current course we offer is HLTAID004 this includes Provide first aid HLTAID003, CPR HLTAID001 and HLTAID002 Provide basic emergency life support. This course incorporates Asthma & Anaphylaxis. This is valid for 3 years. This unit of competency has been approved by ACECQA and meets the requirements of & First Aid, Asthma & Anaphylaxis http://www.acecqa.gov.au/
What is USI – (Unique Student Identifier) and do I need it?
Yes, Anyone doing a Nationally Recognised Course requires a USI to obtain a Statement of Attainment.
USI is a data base held by the Government that will hold all your records for courses that you complete by an RTO Registered Training Organisation. For more information or to obtain a USI visit www.usi.gov.au
How old do I have to be to complete any of your courses?
Participants must be 14 years or older.