Course Codes and Titles:

HLTAID003 Provide First Aid;
HLTAID002 Provide emergency life support;
HLTAID001 Provide cardiopulmonary resuscitation

Intakes:

Ongoing through the academic year

Duration:

1 day face-to-face + online theory

Study mode:

Face to face classes.

Key features of the course

  • based on current best practice
  • provides the knowledge and skills to confidently recognise and respond effectively and safely to an emergency situation requiring first aid
  • provides confidence in administering a first aid response until the arrival of medical or other assistance
  • instruction on how to respond to a first aid situation, life support, management of casualty/casualties, the incident and other first aiders
  • the course meets the minimum requirement by workplace health and safety legislation for a workplace first aider
  • CPR component focuses on responding to an emergency situation, performing CPR procedures and communicating details of the incident
  • supportive, well qualified trainers with extensive experience in first aid and CPR.

Who should study this course?

  • anyone wishing to gain a first aid and/or CPR qualification for the first time
  • anyone wishing to renew their first aid and/or CPR qualifications
  • students or employees who require a first aid and/or CPR qualification to meet study/work requirements
  • corporate organisations, schools or other businesses who require in-house first aid and/or CPR training.

Entry requirements

  • language, literacy and numeracy skills at an appropriate level to complete the course successfully
  • you are physically capable of performing uninterrupted CPR for at least two minutes on a CPR manikin placed on the floor
  • minimum age for participants is 14 years.

Career pathways

Possible career paths include:

  • workplace first aider
  • first aider for community organisations.

RPL and Credit Transfer

N/A

Units of study

HLTAID001 Provide cardiopulmonary resuscitation
HLTAID002 Provide basic emergency life support
HLTAID003 Provide first aid

Tuition fees and funding

This training is delivered fee for service only. Please refer to Location "Book and Pay" tabs at header of page for details on Tuition fees, dates and locations

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