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Qualification details

HLT21015 - Certificate II in Medical Service First Response (Release 1)

Summary

Usage recommendation:
Superseded
Mapping:
MappingNotesDate
Is superseded by HLT21020 - Certificate II in Medical Service First ResponseThis version was released in HLT Health Training Package release 5.0 and meets the requirements of the 2015 Standards for Training Packages. 23/Dec/2020
Supersedes HLT21112 - Certificate II in Emergency Medical Service First ResponseThis version was released in HLT Health Training Package release 3.0 and meets the requirements of the 2012 Standards for Training Packages. Change in packaging rules. Significant changes to core. 07/Dec/2015

Release Status:
Current
Releases:
ReleaseRelease date
1 1 (this release) 08/Dec/2015


Units of competency

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HLTAID005 - Provide first aid in remote situationsProvide first aid in remote situationsElective
HLTWHS006 - Manage personal stressors in the work environmentManage personal stressors in the work environmentElective
CHCCOM005 - Communicate and work in health or community servicesCommunicate and work in health or community servicesElective
HLTWHS001 - Participate in workplace health and safetyParticipate in workplace health and safetyCore
BSBMED301 - Interpret and apply medical terminology appropriatelyInterpret and apply medical terminology appropriatelyElective
HLTAAP001 - Recognise healthy body systemsRecognise healthy body systemsElective
HLTINF001 - Comply with infection prevention and control policies and proceduresComply with infection prevention and control policies and proceduresCore
CHCDIV001 - Work with diverse peopleWork with diverse peopleCore
CHCDIV002 - Promote Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander cultural safetyPromote Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander cultural safetyElective
HLTAID007 - Provide advanced resuscitationProvide advanced resuscitationElective
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Classifications

SchemeCodeClassification value
ANZSCO Identifier 441211 Emergency Service Worker 
ASCED Qualification/Course Field of Education Identifier 0613 Public Health 
Qualification/Course Level of Education Identifier 521 Certificate II 
Taxonomy - Industry Sector N/A Ambulance Services 
Taxonomy - Occupation N/A First responder in health care 

Classification history

SchemeCodeClassification valueStart dateEnd date
ANZSCO Identifier 441211 Emergency Service Worker 29/Apr/2016 
ASCED Qualification/Course Field of Education Identifier 0613 Public Health 29/Apr/2016 
Qualification/Course Level of Education Identifier 521 Certificate II 08/Dec/2015 
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Modification History

Release 

Comments 

Release 1

This version was released in HLT Health Training Package release 3.0 and meets the requirements of the 2012 Standards for Training Packages.

Supersedes HLT21112 Certificate II in Emergency Medical Service First Response. Change in packaging rules. Significant changes to core units.

Qualification Description

This qualification reflects the role of first medical response workers or volunteers who provide initial care to patients. These people provide basic first aid and emergency responses in the pre-hospital/out-of hospital environment.

No licensing, legislative, regulatory or certification requirements apply to this qualification at the time of publication.

Packaging Rules

Total number of units = 9

  • 4 core units
  • 5 elective units, consisting of:
  • at least 2 units from the electives listed below
  • up to 3 units from the electives listed below, any endorsed Training Package or accredited course – these units must be relevant to the work outcome

All electives chosen must contribute to a valid, industry-supported vocational outcome.

Core 

CHCDIV001

Work with diverse people

HLTAID003

Provide first aid

HLTINF001

Comply with infection prevention and control policies and procedures

HLTWHS001

Participate in workplace health and safety

Electives 

CHCCOM005

Communicate and work in health or community services

CHCDIV002

Promote Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander cultural safety

CHCLEG001

Work legally and ethically

HLTAAP001

Recognise healthy body systems

HLTAAP002

Confirm physical health status

HLTAID005

Provide first aid in remote situations

HLTAID006

Provide advanced first aid

HLTAID007

Provide advanced resuscitation

HLTAMB014

Transport non-emergency patients under operational conditions

HLTWHS002

Follow safe work practices for direct client care

HLTWHS006

Manage personal stressors in the work environment

BSBMED301

Interpret and apply medical terminology appropriately

BSBWOR203

Work effectively with others

Qualification Mapping Information

No equivalent qualification.

Links

Companion Volume implementation guides are found in VETNet - https://vetnet.gov.au/Pages/TrainingDocs.aspx?q=ced1390f-48d9-4ab0-bd50-b015e5485705