Childcare First Aid Training Newcastle

HLTAID012 Provide first aid in an education and care setting course: $110

Ensure the safety of the children with our comprehensive Childcare First Aid Training Course in Newcastle. Business Wise First Aid Training is your trusted partner in preparing for any childcare emergency. Our course covers paediatrics CPR, choking, injury assessment, and more, equipping you with the skills to respond swiftly and effectively. Whether you’re a parent, teacher, or childcare provider, our expert instructors will empower you to protect the little ones in your care. Join us in Newcaslte to gain the confidence and knowledge needed to be a guardian of children’s well-being. enrol today at Business Wise First Aid Training and be the first kind of defence when it matters most.

This course provides the skills and knowledge required to provide a first aid response to infants and children in line with first aid guidelines determined by the Australian Resuscitation Council (ARC) and other Australian national peak clinical bodies.

This unit applies to a range of workers within an education and care setting who are required to respond to a first aid emergency, including asthma and anaphylactic emergencies.

This course is aimed at early childhood workers and educators who work with school age children in and outside school hours care and vacation programs, new parents, school leavers who are looking for work in the child care industry as well as existing teachers and child care providers seeking to renew their qualifications.

It is recommended, by the Australian Resuscitation Council, that a CPR refresher program is undertaken every 12 months and your first aid qualification is updated every 3 years.

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

Reading and writing – a learner will be able to read, comprehend and write a range of texts within a variety of contexts.

Oral communication – a learner will be able to use and respond to spoken language including some unfamiliar material within a variety of contexts.

Digital literacy – a learner will be able to use a variety of digital devices and their applications/programs/software within a variety of contexts.

Further information about this course including Elements and Performance Criteria can be found at

We conduct a blended form of this course on multiple days of the week at our training premises

1/1 Chaucer Street Hamilton NSW 2303, course dates are displayed when the “Book your course” tab / button is clicked and the course selected.

Training can also be delivered “Off Site” at your premises, requirements for this are available using the Off Site Suitability checklist or can be discussed with staff by phoning 1300 151 181.

Blended training

This course can be taught as a blended option where theory is completed on line before the course and we deliver the practical at our training rooms at Hamilton or your workplace (workplace subject to numbers please contact 1300 151 181 to discuss).

Full face to face training

All training including theory and practical is conducted at your workplace with no pre-course learning (subject to numbers please contact 1300 151 181 to discuss).

Third party arrangements

Business Wise First Aid Training has multiple third-party arrangements where training is delivered by a third party. In these cases, the booking will be through the third party’s website with course paperwork stating training by a third party and issuance of the Statement of Attainment (SOA) by Business Wise First Aid Training. The Booking Confirmation Email reflects this arrangement.

There are no prerequisites or age restrictions for this course. If student is under 18years at the time of training a Parent / Guardian Consent form needs to be downloaded, printed and signed by the Parent / Guardian and brought to the course by the student. Parent / Guardian Consent Form

On Successful Completion of the Course and verification of your USI Number, you will receive

A PDF Statement of Attainment showing you have fulfilled the requirements of HLTAID012 Provide First Aid in an education and care setting.

The cost of the HLTAID012 Provide First Aid in an education and care setting course is $110 per person for the blended option and $135 for the full face to face course.

Optional extras

  • laminated certificate and hard copy wallet card $10
  • a pocket mask and training in its use $30

It is a requirement of this course that a practical demonstration of CPR is performed for 2 minutes on the floor, so please, wear clothes that will enable you to complete this requirement.

Blended option (theory is completed on line before attending the course and the practical training on the day of the course)

The online pre-course theory component on average takes students up to 4-5 hours to complete, some students take more time, some less time.

5 hours is allowed for the face to face or classroom component, but if the group is experienced in first aid this could take less time.

Full Face to face option (no pre-course learning, all training and assessment on the day of the course)

This option is only for staff at child care centres who have a current HLTAID012 Provide First Aid in an education and care setting qualification who are looking to renew their qualification, duration is up to 8 hours.

Once you have registered for your course, a link will be emailed to you to activate your account and access the online pre-course theory. This must be completed prior to attending the face-to-face component of the course.

There is no limit to the number of attempts at the online quizzes and no fee for additional attempts.  

Students must have a digital device i.e. computer, tablet or smart phone with access to the internet to complete the pre-course learning online.

You are assessed using scenarios and simulations, the trainer will observe these as you demonstrate the required skills and knowledge. When the scenarios are completed, you will complete a Register of illness template on the scenario you have completed.

The pre-course online learning assessment comprises multiple choice, true or false as well as click and drag questions.

Group Booking Discounts Are Available for Large Group Bookings. Contact Us for Details.