Thank you to Ian for submitting the following question: My question is in relation to HLTAID004 - Provide First Aid in a Childcare or Education Setting - What is the Industry (Childcare & Education) standard requirements in terms of First Aid Certification. Is it OK for example if someone holds the HLTFA311A to then complete…
Thank you to Scott for submitting the following question: Hi Andy, just enquiring about the finishing up of 22024VIC and 22099VIC courses in Dec, is there some standalone courses we can put on scope to replace these courses. I already have the HLTAID004 on scope but if a student wants to do just the Asthma…

With the current review of the HLTAID units, the CSHISC will release the draft units for review and consultation on 21 July 2014. Stay tuned to NIFAT news for links to the new documents. Remember that trainers/RTOs are able to provide feedback on the draft documents and we encourage you to do this.

Information from Allergy & Anaphylaxis Australia (Newsletter Winter 2014)  Anapen 150 (150mcg/0.3mL) and Anapen 300 (300mcg/0.3mL) adrenaline auto-injectors will be out of stock in Australia, and this could continue for the rest of the year. Distributor Link Healthcare has informed Allergy & Anaphylaxis Australia that an updated Anapen presentation with new device features is now…

The Hon Ian Macfarlane MP, Minister for Industry, has released the revised Registered Training Organisation (RTO) and Vocational Education and Training (VET) Regulator Standards for public consultation. Following the public consultations on the new draft standards, a final draft will be prepared for consideration by the COAG Industry and Skills Council. It is intended that…

Thank you to Maree for submitting the following question: Splint or not to splint. I have received conflicting information from trainers and organisation in regards to whether splinting a fracture is the right thing to do. In the following situation what would be the best treatment until arrival of paramedics. Worker falls and breaks his lower…

Finding it hard to get hold of AnaPen trainers? Anaphylaxis Australia is out of stock until at least January 2015 so if you have any, keep hold of them! We have a LIMITED SUPPLY of replacement black ends and grey caps if you have lost yours. FREE TO MEMBERS, max 2 black ends and 2…