Certificate 12 months
Prerequisites min. age 14yrs
In day to day life, in the workplace, in the community or at home, you may be confronted by a life-threatening emergency such as someone experiencing Cardiac Arrest. Quick decision making and knowledge on what to do could save someone’s life.
This course provides you with the skills and knowledge to recognise when someone is unconscious and not breathing normally (Cardiac Arrest) and increase their chance of survival by calling an ambulance and performing potentially lifesaving cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR), including using a defibrillator, until emergency services arrive to take over.
The 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 in the event of an emergency.
Face to Face – 3 hours (minimum) – full face to face course
Online delivery with face to face Practical assessment – self paced online learning with a scheduled 15-minute face to face practical assessment.
Participants must have the physical capacity to perform the practical demonstrations, such as 2 minutes of uninterrupted CPR on the floor.
Individuals undertaking this course will be expected to complete both written and practical assessment tasks. These are detailed in the sections following.
Assessments conducted during face-to-face training session(s) include:
Performance tasks – The assessor must observe the following performance tasks:
- Perform CPR on an infant.
Practical scenarios – The assessor must observe the following practical scenario:
- Perform CPR on an adult.
Theory assessment – A written assessment consisting of multiple-choice questions. The student must successfully complete all assessment questions.
For further information please refer to our student handbook
Cancellation and Refund Policy
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