First Aid and Aquatic Safety Courses

COURSE INFORMATION

INTRODUCTION

RICHMOND INSTITUTE DELIVERING ON BEHALF OF LIFESAVING VICTORIA

Richmond Institute is the education arm of the Richmond Football Club and a leader in sports industry education. In 2020 Richmond Football Club formed a partnership with Life Saving Victoria (LSV) to deliver accredited training on their behalf to Richmond Institute staff and students.

Life Saving Victoria (LSV) is a registered training organisation (RTO ID: 21799) regulated by the Australian Skills Quality Authority (ASQA) approved to deliver nationally accredited vocational education and training services throughout Victoria. more than 500 staff and our lifesaving clubs have more than 37,000 members. Together LSV and Richmond Institute work with communities, educational institutions, government agencies, businesses, and the broader aquatic industry, to achieve our combined organisations’ visions and missions.

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PROVIDE FIRST AID COURSE

About our First Aid Training Courses
This course will equip candidates to act quickly and confidently in an emergency. The course focus includes casualty assessment, one and two person CPR, choking, situation management and emergency services communication.

This course requires a reasonable level of physical fitness. It is recommended that candidates are 14 years and older when they undertake the course. In addition to this, candidates attending an update course must hold the current HLTAID011 Provide First Aid Statement of Attainment prior to attending.

The First Aid Statement of Attainment is valid for a period of 3 years and CPR Statement of Attainment is valid for a period of 12 months.

Group bookings will need to have a minimum of 12 participants.

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CARDIOPULMONARY RESUSITATION (CPR)

Life Saving Victoria’s CPR training course will equip candidates to act quickly and confidently in an emergency situation. The course focus includes casualty assessment, one and two person CPR, choking, situation management and emergency services communication.

This course requires a reasonable level of physical fitness. It is recommended that candidates are 12 years and over when they undertake the course. In addition to this, candidates attending an update course must hold the current HLTAID009 Provide Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation Statement of Attainment prior to attending.

The Statement of Attainment is valid for a period of 12 months.

Group bookings will need to have a minimum of 12 participants

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Swimming and Water Safety Teacher

This course is recommended for any person wishing to achieve employment as a Swim Teacher in the aquatic industry and is a required qualification for staff in this position. The focus of this course is fundamental water rescue skills, session planning and instructing others in the skills required for swimming and water safety.

This course requires a reasonable level of physical fitness and swimming ability. Minimum age for entry into this course and issuance of a License is 16 years.

This skill set does not have a validation period.

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Pool Lifeguard

This course will equip candidates with the skills and knowledge required to supervise and respond to swimming pool users in an emergency situation. The course focus includes pool surveillance, scanning techniques, rescue skills, oxygen resuscitation and emergency care and is the minimum requirement to work as a professional Pool Lifeguard in Victoria.

Candidates will need to hold the following current prerequisite prior to commencing the face-to face component of the course:

• HLTAID003 Provide first aid OR HLTAID011 Provide first aid

In addition to this, candidates attending an update course must hold the current Pool Lifeguard Statement of Attainment prior to attending. The Statement of Attainment for Pool Lifeguard cannot

The statement of attainment is valid for 12 months.

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NAME

Provide First Aid

CODE

HLTAID009
HLTAID010
HLTAID011

LOCATION

Melbourne

STUDY MODE

Face-to-Face or Blended

DURATION

FULL
Face-to-face: 17hr
Blended 6.5hr + online
UPDATE
Face-to-face 8.5hr
Blended 6.5hr + online

NAME

PROVIDE CARDIOPULMONARY RESUSCITATION

CODE

HLTAID009

LOCATION

Melbourne

STUDY MODE

Face-to-Face or Blended

DURATION

FULL
Face-to-face: 3h
Blended 2hr + online
UPDATE
Face-to-face 2hr
Blended 2hr + online

NAME

Swimming and Water Safety Teacher

CODE

SISSS00112

LOCATION

Melbourne

STUDY MODE

Face-to-face and Online training

DURATION

Blended – 9 hours –
Face-to-face – 18 hours

NAME

Pool Lifeguard

CODE

SISSS00133

LOCATION

Melbourne

STUDY MODE

Blended

DURATION

Full: Course (blended) - 14 hours face to face plus eLearning. Update Course (Blended) - 7 hours face to face plus eLearning

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