Manage First Aid Services and Resources



This unit describes the skills and knowledge required to Manage First Aid Services and Resources in line with the Australian Resuscitation Council (ARC) Guidelines.


Successful participants will receive a certificate of competency in being able to ‘Manage First Aid Services and Resources’

  • HLTAID008 - Manage First Aid Services and Resources
Course Overview

Participants successfully completing this course will gain the skills, knowledge and confidence to establish, maintain and facilitate the provision of appropriate first aid in the workplace. This course is best suited to workers in nominated occupational first aid or management roles.

Course Outline
  • Determine workplace first aid requirements
  • Identify workplace hazards and assess associated risks as a basis for determining first aid resource requirements
  • Develop first aid action plans in consultation with relevant parties
  • Establish and maintain workplace first aid facilities
  • Conduct regular inspections of stock and equipment to ensure currency and operational readiness in line with workplace requirements
  • Maintain workplace first aid records
  • Ensure documentation is completed as required according to legislation and workplace procedures
  • Maintain confidentiality of records and information
  • Review the provision of First Aid in the workplace
  • Participate in debriefing/evaluation to improve future operations and address individual needs
  • Evaluate management of workplace first aid incidents
  • Contribute to the review of workplace policies and procedures in accordance with risk assessment and evaluation of first aid provision
Course Duration

1 Day

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Participant Requirements
  • Transport
  • Lunch and Refreshments