Skill set details

HLTSS00068 - Occupational First Aid Skill Set (Release 2)


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2 (this release) 18/Mar/2021
(View details for release 1) 16/Oct/2020

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Modification History



Release 2

Release 2. HLTSS00068 Occupational First Aid Skill Set supersedes and is equivalent to Release 1. HLTSS00068 Occupational First Aid Skill Set.

Minor modifications.

Release 1

This version was released in HLT Health Training Package release 4.3 and meets the requirements of the New Standards for Training Packages.


This skill set provides a set of skills to establish, maintain and facilitate the provision of appropriate first aid in a workplace environment, including the skills to provide an emergency first aid response in the event of an emergency.


HLTAID011 Provide First Aid

HLTAID014 Provide advanced First Aid

HLTAID015 Provide advanced resuscitation and oxygen therapy*

HLTAID016 Manage First Aid services and resources

Note: Units marked with* have prerequisite HLTAID011 Provide First Aid

Pathways Information

These units may provide credit towards a range of qualifications at Certificate IV and Diploma levels.

Licensing/Regulatory Information

Specific licensing requirements relating to these competencies, including requirements for refresher training, should be obtained from the relevant State/Territory Work Health and Safety Regulatory Authority.

Skill Set Requirements

Not applicable

Target Group

This skill set has been endorsed by industry as appropriate for people who are either employed in, or intending to become employed in, nominated occupational first aider roles.

Suggested words for Statement of Attainment

This skill set meets industry requirements to perform the role and responsibilities required of an Occupational First Aider.