Certificate Valid for 3 years
Prerequisites min. age 14yrs
This course is delivered in line with the Australian Resuscitation Council guidelines and applies to all workers or members of the
community who may be required to provide CPR or advanced first aid in the event of an emergency, until the arrival of medical or
Providing effective, lifesaving first aid interventions requires instruction and practical training. This is especially true when it relates
to potentially fatal illnesses and injuries, such as those that require cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR), severe bleeding, multiple
casualty incidents etc. These situations carry a risk of further injury to the casualty and the first aider and it is imperative that training
occurs to be able to know what to do when confronted with a real-life incident.
This course aims to develop the skills and knowledge and most importantly the confidence, to coordinate and manage the response,
and provide advanced first aid in a challenging environment, in order to preserve life, prevent the condition from worsening, and
The following units will be included in your certificate:
HLTAID014 - Provide Advanced First Aid
HLTAID009 - Provide cardiopulmonary resuscitation
HLTAID010 - Provide basic emergency life support
HLTAID011 - Provide First Aid
Face to face delivery – 16 hours (minimum) face to face course – with the addition of 2 hours self-paced learning to be completed
prior to attending the face course.
Online delivery with face to face Practical assessment – self paced online learning with a scheduled 6 hours face to face practical
Participants must have the physical capacity to perform all practical demonstrations including 2 minutes of uninterrupted CPR on the floor and
performing rescue breathing techniques on manikins.
Online study options: Students must have access to a computer, smartphone, tablet or other electronic devices with access to the internet to
complete the online/ pre-course studies.
Individuals undertaking this course will be expected to complete both written and practical assessment tasks. These are detailed in the
Performance tasks and practical scenarios:
Perform CPR on an adult (incl. the use of an AED and placing a casualty into the recovery position)
Complete a first aid incident report form based on the adult CPR simulated first aid scenario
Perform CPR on an infant
Manage a casualty with anaphylaxis
Manage a casualty with asthma
Manage a choking casualty
Manage a casualty with non-life-threatening bleeding and shock, requiring minor wound cleaning
Manage a casualty with a nosebleed
Manage a casualty with a fracture and dislocation
Manage a casualty with a sprain and strain
Manage a casualty with envenomation (snake/ funnel-web spider bite)
Simulated First Aid Scenario - Manage a casualty with a life-threatening bleed
Complete a first aid incident report form based on the life-threatening bleed first aid scenario
Coordinate a multiple casualty incident
Theory assessment: A written assessment consisting of multiple-choice questions.
For further information please refer to our student handbook
Cancellation and Refund Policy
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