First Aid

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    1 Day


This course provides the skills and knowledge required to provide first aid response to a casualty inline with first aid guidelines determined by the Australian Resuscitation Council (ARC) and other national peak bodies.

This unit applies to all persons who may be required to provide a first aid response in a range of situations, including community and workplace settings.

Industry recognises the CPR component of this qualification as being current for 12 months and the first aid component for 3 years. A refresher course should be completed to remain current.

Units of competency

  • HLTAID011 Provide first aid (This course supersedes HLTAID003 Provide first aid)


This course is delivered face-to-face in a classroom and simulated workplace environment. On this day you will be provided with all resources and learning materials needed to complete this course. You will practice your skills in a simulated workplace environment before undertaking any theory or practical assessments.


This course is assessed through demonstration, presentation and application of all elements of competency in the workplace. Participants will be required to complete activities that may include role-plays, oral and written questioning, practical demonstrations and performing scenarios.


Enrolment requirements:

  • Proof of identity. Please submit identity documents upon enrolment. 
  • USI – Unique Student Identifier. If you do not have a USI or can’t remember it please go to

Training and assessment requirements:

  • Students need to physically be able to demonstrate 2 minutes of CPR 
  • Students will need a basic understanding of written and oral English and be able to communicate orally and in writing at a basic level.

Course pre-requisites

There are no pre-requisites for this course.

What to expect

Training will include:

  • classroom activities
  • theory questionnaires and group activities
  • simulated workplace scenarios