Service Provider Training

Service Provider Training

Carers Victoria offers training to Community Care Service Providers engaged in the provision of personal care and domestic support to individuals in their homes.

This practical training will be beneficial for both your paid and volunteer workforce at all levels, as well as family and friends who are unpaid carers providing someone with support in their home.

The scope of the training will focus on knowledge and practical skills required to deliver services and improve outcomes for your clients, for example:

  • embedding wellness, person and family centred capacity building and restorative care approach

  • responding to changing service delivery models and changing populations

  • providing first response to client or workplace incidents.

These workshops can be provided on-site for a group of ten or more. Our workshops can be customised to suit your organisation and we can also develop other workshops to suit you and/or your client’s needs.

*Accredited course delivered by our training partner Rich River First Aid (RTO no. 40990)

Training topics include

First Aid

Provide First Aid

HLTAID003
7 hours + Pre-reading and assessment

Course Objective (Includes CPR)

The aim of this accredited unit of competency is to provide participants with the necessary knowledge and practical skills to provide first aid in emergency situations in the workplace.

Course Content

The key learning objectives of this course include:

  • Principles of First Aid includes OHS requirements, legal responsibilities

  • Determine first aid facilities and training requirements

  • Assess an emergency situation

  • Management of Emergency Situations including roles and responsibilities

  • Management of an unconscious casualty (include CPR and Defibrillation)

  • Management of acute medical illnesses (e.g. Heart conditions, Asthma, Anaphylaxis)

  • Management of Trauma-related injuries (e.g. Bleeding, fractures, spinal injuries) The training and assessment will include both theory and practical components this includes self-paced learning and assessment tasks to be completed prior to attending a practical workshop.

Statement of attainment will be issued on successful completion of assessment activities.

This nationally recognised course is delivered under partnership agreement with registered training provider Rich River First Aid (RTO no. 40990)

There are no workshop dates at present.

If you would like to request a workshop for yourself or your organisation, please click here.

CPR

Perform Cardio-Pulmonary Resuscitation (CPR)

HLTAID001
3 hours

Course Objective

This accredited unit of competency aims to develop or refresh skills and knowledge required to administer Cardio-pulmonary resuscitation (CPR) in the workplace.

Course Content (CPR ONLY)

The key learning objectives of this workshop include:

  • Principles of First Aid includes OHS requirements, legal responsibilities

  • Assess an emergency situation

  • Management of an unconscious casualty (include CPR and Defibrillation)

The training and assessment will include both theory and practical components.

Statement of attainment will be issued on successful completion of assessment activities.

This nationally recognised course is delivered under partnership agreement with registered training provider Rich River First Aid (RTO no. 40990)

There are no workshop dates at present.

If you would like to request a workshop for yourself or your organisation, please click here.

Transferring People Safely (Manual Handling)

Transferring People Safely (Manual Handling)

4 hours

Course Objective

To provide participants with skills and knowledge to safely undertake manual handling tasks in the community sector.

Course Content

  • Legislative requirements in relation to OHS and manual handling

  • Common injuries caused by manual handling

  • Risk management procedures and assessments

  • Safe techniques

  • Use of equipment including slings and hoists

The training will include both theory and practical components.

This is a non-accredited course. A certificate of attendance will be issued to all participants.

A certificate of attendance will be issued to all participants.

There are no workshop dates at present.

If you would like to request a workshop for yourself or your organisation, please click here.

Mental Health First Aid

Workshop information coming soon.

There are no workshop dates at present.

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Communicating with Family and Friends

Workshop information coming soon.

There are no workshop dates at present.

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Strong Boundaries, Strong Carers

Workshop information coming soon.

There are no workshop dates at present.

If you would like to request a workshop for yourself or your organisation, please click here.